Article Directory: Automotive

Cars, motorcycles, construction machines and anything else which fits on the road.

VW Buss

by Charles King on December 12, 2017 in Automotive -- 13 Comments

Another old build I did many years back. A 1/24 scale VW buss.I just getting the hand of weathering rust and aging effects on my models. I still had a long way to go but it is nice to see […]

Zis 151 6×6 Truck

by Charles King on December 12, 2017 in Automotive -- 16 Comments

Here is a very very old build. It is a 1/35 scale zis truck. The only effect I added was a slight hue tint to make the photo look slightly aged. I thought it looked convincing enough.

(..yet another) Porsche – 911 GT1

by IAN JACKSON on December 6, 2017 in Automotive -- 17 Comments

Not too much to say. I bought the kit from a UK seller on eBay – because the box was worn & scuffed, it was a steal even with the postage down here to Middle Earth. It arrived on a […]

Time for another Porsche

by George Williams on December 5, 2017 in Automotive -- 11 Comments

This is another Tamiya 1/24 kit, this time the Porsche 934 Turbo RSR. Based on the 930 Turbo road car, the 934 was developed to race in the then Group 4 racing category started in 1976. The 2993cc engine had […]

Ferrari 250 GTO

by Jack Mugan on November 28, 2017 in Automotive -- 18 Comments

I took a break from building air racers and put this together for a club contest. Basically done right out of the box with the exception of the plug wires, from the Fugimi kit.


by Charles King on November 25, 2017 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

This is simply a 1/32 diecast model. I stripped and repainted it, removing the shining glossy green color look to it. I then added a small piece of small gauge wiring for the brake cable and a review mirror and […]

Kremenchuk’s Heavy Metal

by Aleksandar Sekularac on November 19, 2017 in Automotive -- 17 Comments

Greetings all! Believe it or not, this is the first ground vehicle model I finished in my adult life. It used to be that I would only consider flying objects as my potential hobby victims, but as we can all […]

Scania 144L Flatbed

by Charles King on November 18, 2017 in Automotive -- 10 Comments

Another very old build. It too does not exist but I have pics to show my progress then and now.

Steel Haul – Volvo F12

by Charles King on November 16, 2017 in Automotive -- 22 Comments

The traktor is a kit from Italeri with modifikation done to it. The trailer wars scratch unikt. The Steel plats were made from cardboard.

142H platform Truck

by Charles King on November 15, 2017 in Automotive -- 10 Comments

This was one of my first truck builds. It was dis-mantled and parts used for another truck build. Not my best build, although it was a rush build, I am OK with the results. A simple but still retaining my […]