This genius Star Wars fan built a real life podracer out of aircraft engines

What would you do if you worked in an aircraft hangar?


Picture the scene. You work around aircraft, have special access to jet engines and are a massive Star Wars fan. What would you do?


This. This is what you would do.

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In possibly the best use of ‘downtime’ in the history of aviation, Reddit user ATC_JEDI decided to ‘borrow’ two jet engines, strap them up to a towing truck, pull on his Anakin Skywalker helmet, and pose for the absolute perfect podracer shot.


Now, which way to the Boonta Eve Classic?