The 2005 LightningFest Pace car casting
will be the Shelby Daytona Cobra. The following details on the casting will
1. Pearl white paint job.
2. Special Fest graphics designed by Mike Groothuis.
3. Special LightningFest photo card included on standard Classic Gold blister.
4. Serialized from 1-500
5. 250 castings will have a red interior, 250 castings will have a white
6. Hard plastic wheels for gravity racing. Tires will read "LightningFest"
Proceeds from the sales of these special Fest Cars
(Halloween, Pace Car, Holiday) were used
for the following year's Fest (Lightning Fest 2005 for this group) to pay for
all the free stuff going on - helping support the Hospitality Room, the Diecast
Customs Show, the Downhill Racing and PSR's, helps underwrite the Dinner and
Dinner Cars, etc.