Article Directory: Automotive

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

Holy Grail?

George Williams hit the nail on the head with the 1/6 Tamiya kit. So here's what I'll be building soon. Yes, it's a 1/6 Tamiya Harley with the sidecar. Personally, I consider this to be the "Holy Grail" of the Tamiya motorcycles. I built on[...]

REVELL 1/8 HARLEY SPRINGER SOFTAIL SNAPTITE KIT

Well, some folks were looking forward to the build of a snap kit from me. So here it is. First it's necessary to let you know that the deal I made was for an incomplete kit. Which I knew going in. I made the deal because I happened to have[...]

TAMIYA 1/12 SUZUKI GSX1100S KATANA

Well, this one is now complete. Although an older kit from Tamiya it was a good build. With the exception of just a couple of very minor issues. Starting off was the usual engine build. Seems that almost all of the Tamiya motorcycle start [...]

Airfix 1:32 Mini Countryman starter kit

Breaking modellers block with an airfix starter kit on a subject that i always wanted ot model and never had the guts to try. Times they are a changin'... so this is my first article for imodeler . This is the 1:32 Airifx Mini countryman WRC sta[...]

’65 Chevy C-10 Stepside

Hello folks, back with another vehicle project: This time the excellent Revell '65 Stepside. No chrome, low-profiles or carbon ceramic discs on this one, just good old sheet steel and skinny cross-plies and brakes the size of milk-bottle tops...[...]

Choices… Choices…

I'll be receiving these three models in the next couple of days. I am putting this out there for you viewers of this page to make the choice as to which one should be built first. I will include a full write-up upon completion. Lets see those[...]

Yamaha YZR 500

Tamiya 1/12 , the bike of a legend GP drivers : Norifumi Abe. A+

8th scale McLaren restoration.

Some months ago I was asked if I could repair a poorly built 8th scale McLaren MP4-23. After a long chat with the owner it was decided that I would try and restore the model. The first pictures show what I was facing. Not only had the model been[...]

TAMIYA 1/6 scale KAWASAKI KZ1300 B TOURING

The model of the Kawasaki KZ1300 B Touring motorcycle finally arrived. Needless to say I wasted almost no time in opening the package. I did a visual inventory before opening the plastic bags. The, one by one, I opened them to make sure t[...]

Supra leftovers

greetings fellow modellers, i present to you my project supra. my friend gave me this with question "what can you do with this????" well, first to close few holes scratchbuild new dashboard, frame, steering, winch, beer cases and we get[...]