Article Directory: Automotive

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

Nismo 350Z

As you may recall, I build a few cars alongside the usual military aircraft projects. This is Tamiya's 1:24 Nismo version of their old but still excellent Nissan 350Z Coupe (US = Fairlady Z). As usual for a Tamiya car kit, it's perfectly engine[...]

Building Revell’s FOOSE ’56 Ford Pickup

Have you ever built a model that went together with such ease that you could not believe how much fun you were having? Well this was that kit for me. There were absolutely no problems to report as everything fit as it was supposed to. Better yet[...]

KraZ-255L

Images created during 2018 Moson Model Show at the iModeler booth.

Velorex and Jawa 50 “Red Bull Racing”

Images created during 2018 Moson Model Show at the iModeler booth.

F-104 North American Eagle

Images created during 2018 Moson Model Show at the iModeler booth.

Tribute to John: 1/25 Chevy Z-28 Camaro

I would like to dedicate this post to my good friend "John Jester" who passed away from Cancer last year. John was an avid classic car collector and enthusiast. When he recognized my love for, and ability to make models he asked me if I could ma[...]

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[...]

Lost Treasure – John Deere 4430, AMT/ERTL 1:25

I was doing some Spring cleaning and found this kit that I forgot I had. When I opened the box it brought back a flood of modeling memories from my youth. I began building models with a cousin who was a few years older than me and had Muscular[...]

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 [...]