Some Touring Car Fixes & Enhancements
A number of models that I’ve purchased (some from quite a while ago!) that needed to be fixed or enhanced in some way.
Firstly, the GTHO Super Falcon from Models56/ARMCO.
Next is Classic Carlectables’ 2010 HRT VE Commodore of Garth Tander/Cameron McConville in the retro livery ran at Bathurst that year to commemorate 20 years since the livery won on a VL Commodore with Win Percy & Allan Grice in 1990.
Finally, the 2011 Bathurst Podium Triple Set from Classic Carlectables. The only reason I bought this was to get the Pepsi MAX car as that particular livery was never released as a standalone offering. Tragically, the model is now significant because it was co-driven by Allan Simonsen who was killed at Le Mans this year.
Quick Build: Dale Earnhardt NASCAR by Revell
Scott McLaughlin punting around the Gold Coast track giving a demo of Joey Logano’s NASCAR this weekend reminded me I have a handful of NASCAR kits in the stash, including this “Pro Finish” Snap Tite example of Dale Earnhardt’s Goodwrench #3 Chevy from 2000.
Twenty Lost Models
Well, they weren’t really lost as such. But now they’re home. I’ve built many of the Tamiya 1:20 scale Grand Prix series kits over the years, and these first 20 builds have…