Build your own paper Lamborghini
Creator of a scale-model paper Aventador Interceptor offers online DIY kits.
It’s safe to say that almost everyone, except for maybe a few environmentalists and more timid drivers, would want their own Lamborghini. But few of us will ever know the feeling of driving, much less owning, a Lambo.
But thanks to graphic artist Taras Lesko, you can have your own Lamborghini Aventador, or even a pair of them if you want – although they’re made of paper and are pint-sized.
Lesko took on the challenge of not only building scale models of a pair of Lamborghini Aventadors out of paper but followed it with a larger, 8-foot-long replica of an Aventador Interceptor made famous by the "Need for Speed" video game franchise.
He has made kits available on his website so you can build your own.
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The completed large-scale model, which Lesko dubbed the Aventador A-E2 after the Architectural E2 paper used for the printed parts of the car, measures 8 feet by 3.8 feet by 2.1 feet and weighs 25 pounds, mainly due to the chipboard backing that adds strength and rigidity.
Materials and printing costs Lesko $1,000 – a bargain for a Lamborghini Aventador that you can hang on your wall. But you may want to study Lesko’s fast-motion video of the build process for the Aventador Interceptor to make sure you have enough skill, space, time and tank tops before taking on the project.
[Source: Autoblog, VisualSpicer.com]
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