From concept to reality

the base coated plane arrives at the hanger in concord ca.

tal skloot, raju mann ward, deane barker, kirin, victor, dave cannavo

the airbrush work just getting started....

... and about 40 or so hours later.... 

the team from Absolute Customs in petaluma ca  was there to lend a hand.... these guys rock! couldn’t have done it without them.

laying down some white for the pinstripe.

with the paint done, it was time to move the plane to another hanger

let the vinyl begin.

the vinyl was provided by Ray Belanger

victor and kirin have a touching moment before the clearcoat goes down.

clearcoat being applied by Absolute Customs

with the clear done, victor checks out the view from the pilots seat.

victor from paradox and ted from absolute customs pose with their sponsor stickers...

Robert Whitehill and Victor Whitmill

the plane is done and ready for take off!

pilot Heather “Lucky” Penney

Heather is ready to go

“So.... I was commissioned to design a paint scheme for a race jet. Yeah..  hehe..  I couldn’t say no to that.”

-Victor


The official website is here:

AirRace21