Missy Dara - Radio control quarter midget racer.
Quote: - "The most exciting QM to ever take a checkered flag, Missy DARA is an all-out effort at maximum scale fidelity. It's fast, to boot! The original full-size Miss DARA was a Formula racer of the mid 1960s. After several attempts at competing, however, it suffered a fatal crash in a test flight and never appeared on the race scene again. I couldn't resist trying to recapture its appealing, unique shape in the form of a Quarter Midget (QM) racer. It is my impression that many modelers buy modeling magazines for the inspiration from the photos of other modelers' efforts. Besides the information that can be gleaned from the articles, pictures of fellow modelers' planes inspire daydreams of the perfect flying model. Missy DARA was designed to race, but she should also inspire other QM enthusiasts to build racers which are more representative of their full-scale counterparts..."
Missy Dara, American Aircraft Modeler, April 1974.
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