Tokyo Vice? A black Daytona coupe (replica) being loved and shared

David S.
By David S. Wallens
Mar 13, 2022 | Ferrari, Daytona

Miami?

No, Japan.

A Japanese enthusiast has a black Daytona replica and seems to enjoy posting photos on Twitter and Instagram.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by @miamivice_daytona

Hands up: You’d rock a black Daytona replica, right?

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Comments
Colin Wood
Colin Wood Associate Editor
3/11/22 5:00 p.m.

I would 100% rock a Daytona replica. Reminds me of a GTO replica built on a late-model Z-car chassis I once saw for sale.

mhisstc
mhisstc New Reader
3/13/22 2:08 p.m.

V8?  Yes I would.

Run_Away
Run_Away GRM+ Memberand Dork
3/13/22 2:42 p.m.

Japan has the coolest stuff on insta. From the over the top time attack cars to the Harleys to the lowriders to the airbagged Honda scooters

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by HELIX GANG (@helix_gang)

 

 

 

Driven5
Driven5 UberDork
3/13/22 3:03 p.m.

Why does the title say Daytona "coupe"??

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
3/13/22 5:19 p.m.

In reply to Run_Away :

Dang. Thanks for sharing. 

Also, I'm following a bunch of Japanese Miata owners on Twitter. Good stuff. 

pres589 (djronnebaum)
pres589 (djronnebaum) UltimaDork
3/13/22 6:29 p.m.

I wonder what the replica is based on.  C3 Corvette with some kind of applique around the windshield to hide the original car?

EDIT:  Looks like it's indeed C3 based from pictures and such I've seen online.  It looks like this car may have sold on BaT not that long ago.

Gearheadotaku (Forum Supporter)
Gearheadotaku (Forum Supporter) GRM+ Memberand UltimaDork
3/13/22 7:00 p.m.

Looks cool to me. A good replica does not offend me. (Provided it is represented as such)

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
3/14/22 12:10 p.m.

And, yeah, I'd totally drive a Daytona replica. 

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