Article Directory: Automotive

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

Not Just Your Dad’s Wagon: 1/25 1957 Ford Del-Rio Wagon

I am 54 year old man who loves classic cars but as I write this keep in mind I am far from an expert. What I do know is that my Dad had a 57 Ford Wagon and he would talk a lot about it usually discussing it's highlights, and how much he liked i[...]

I Build Cars Also: The 1/25 Buick 1966 Wildcat

I have posted a lot of aircraft and armor lately so I thought it was time to change subject matter. Yes, I also enjoy building cars/trucks. I don't build these as much b/c IMHO cars are the most challenging, especially when going for a showroo[...]

1/72 Academy Kubelwagen: Battle of Kasserine Pass Group Build

Just another addition to the fun GB started by David Thomas. Was sorting out my stash and came along this little gem and thought it would be a great addition to the Kasserine Pass GB. I don't do many 1/72 scale subjects so this was a little bit [...]

Mercedes 170S (conversion) – 1/24 – Airfix

Just finished this. This is the first car of a clients father.

1/25 Richard Petty Short-Track Dodge Dart NASCAR Kit-Car

I grew up near a NASCAR short-track called "Seekonk Speedway". As a kid and an adult I loved the look of these short-track cars. But as a kid I struggled with getting the model cars to look like the real thing. I switched to building mostly a[...]

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Porsche 918 Spyder

Hello again! First of all may I just say this new website is looking snazzy! Thanks for all the hard work that has gone on behind the scenes! In recent years the term 'super car' has become all to common. The performance and specifications of mo[...]

Porsche 959 1/24 Tamiya.

Porsche 959, my favorite car. Tamiya scale 1/24, this model, I made it approximately 6 years ago, painted with humbrol enamels and sealed with glossy lacquer testors, a model not very good, I need several adjustments and a lot of putty.

Porsche 959 – Last post of the year of the Porsche

This the Tamiya 1/24 kit of the Porsche 959, my last post from last year's Porsche collection. I don't normally model road cars and decided to try to do something a little different with this kit. The interior is a typical 1980s colour mixture[...]

Ferrari 126CK

Ferrari 126CK, 1/20 Fujimi kit, painted with Tamiya spray cans and acrylics/Humbrol enamel. I added some detail, photo-etched bolts and nuts, Studio27 seatbels, wires, cables and other engine and mechanical details. I hope you like it.