The Porsche 917 is a race car that gave Porsche its
first overall wins at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1970
and 1971. Powered by the Type 912 flat-12 engine itwas capable of a 0-62 mph in 2.3 seconds and a top speed of over 240 mph. The 917 is one of the most iconic sports racing cars of all time. 2009 marked the 40th anniversary of the 917 and Porsche held a special birthday celebration at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.
• The artwork is hand painted on corrugated steel with
type cut from sheet aluminum and mounted 1/2" off the surface.