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No, this isn't some kind of joke, but actually the world's slowest Porsche GT3 RS, or at least a vehicle that looks like one. It was made by Austrian auto enthusiast Ferdinand Johannes, and consists mainly of drain pipes. Continue reading for a video, more pictures, and additional information.

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The Ferdinand GT3 RS weighs an astounding 99.63 kilograms, which is lighter than any other working car, but that means all the "unnecessary" components were left out. The body of this home-made sports car is made of plastic tubes, and the wheels are so slim they wouldn't even fit on a bicycle.

The golden finish of the Ferdinand GT3 RS may look impressive, but you'll be surprised to know it's just gold-painted duct tape, covering the plastic tube frame of the car. Since it doesn't even have an engine, you're probably wondering how it works. As you can see in the video at the bottom, this DIY vehicle is powered by...(wait for it)...pedals. Just like on a bike, you'll have to make good use of your legs, to get from A to B.

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This entry was posted on 07/07/2012 02:00am and is filed under Auto, Creative, Porsche .
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