Southern Manufacturing

Speed Racer's Mach 5 Race Car Up for Auction

20 June 2000

For sale: white racing convertible with a top speed of 185 mph, lobster red leather interior, retractable pneumatic saw blades and a remote-control homing pigeon. Previous owner: international teen racing sensation Speed Racer. The popular 1960s cartoon character may not be real, but a fiberglass replica of his car -- the Mach 5 -- is up for sale on Internet auction site eBay

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