What do you get when you mix one man’s love for crafting precision instruments with his passion for all things related to Porsche?
Simple. You get a beautiful 1:3 scale Porsche flat-six engine that actually fires up and runs!
Marcel van Vliet, a Dutch YouTuber, claims the engine revs to 12,000 rpm and also pumps out eight horsepower.
There are six carburetors and a mechanical fuel pump to feed the action, according to Sweden’s Auto Motor and Sport.
All it took was factory drawings, determination, and good old fashion hard work by hand for a few years in order to build this puppy.
When I get some free time, I might just embark on a similar project myself! But, I’ll probably just stick to reporting about other people’s awesome creations…