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 |  Jan 20 2011, 2:27 PM

If you are the extraordinarily wealthy parent of an over-indulged child that loves pre-WWII race cars, then boy do we have something for you.

Audi is showing off a miniature Auto Union Type C race car that uses electric power for motivation. Audi already sells a 1:2 scale Type C as a pedal car, but this version has an aluminum and carbon fiber body and can hit 19 mph and travel about 15.5 miles. Charging takes two hours, which is fairly reasonable. But the $15,841 price tag is not.

[Source: AutoExpress]