CITROEN XSARA WRC 2003
kit is Heller, scale 1/24 and build by Jean luc BRIATTE.
Helped by the Renaissance transkit for the Xsara, Jean luc began to work on the body, specially around the fendres, wheels...hood, he thicknessed the plastic around the air intakes so he could added the photoetched grill provided by renaissance. The inside was also improved by differents photoetched parts and surplus box provided the rest !. jean luc also lowered the car, so he could used the Tamiya tires on the heller wheels !. Seats are also coming from tamiya, fire extinguishers too....some wires, all the dashboard...gear..all of these were rebuild. For paint, he used Tamiya TS49 for the red, revell 54 for the blue, white TS26 for the rest. A metal exhaust is also used from the transkit ! The car depict the one drived by Sebastien LOEB and codriver Daniel ELENA during their victory at the Monte Carlo rally in 2003.