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Midget Mustang Racer – This sport-scale club racer can break 100 mph!

Perfect lineup for Sunday club racing fun! Power ranges from electric to standard .25 glow to piped .32 glow—lots of flexibility! First published in 2007, this proven design will perform even better with updated equipment.
I designed the Midget Mustang because I heard one of the local clubs was racing .25-powered models and I dropped in to check out the activity. Interestingly enough, the two models that seemed to dominate the pits were two of my old designs kitted by House of Balsa: the T-6 Texan and P-51 Mustang. Flattered by the popularity of the designs, I started thinking, ”How about a .25 powered model of an actual Goodyear/Midget class...


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Midget Mustang Racer – This sport-scale club racer can break 100 mph!

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