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Reeves Racing

Member Since 19 Sep 2009
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RestoMod 65 Mustang Fastback Cobra

06 February 2015 - 07:10 PM

This is a car I wish I had in real life. A 65 Mustang fastback with the underpinnings of a 99 Mustang Cobra. IRS, Modular V8, 4 wheel discs with ABS, A/C and great sound system.

 

I used a Monogram/Revell 65 Mustang kit and raised the wheel arches about an 1/8 of an inch to give it a channeled look. I used the front of the Revell 99 Mustang Cobra chassis to get the newer suspension and grafted the Cobra IRS to the 65 rear portion of the chassis. The interior is the 65 tub with the 99 door panels, dash and seats. The hood has the scoop from the AMT 427 66 Fairlane only turned around like a cowl scoop. The grill is PE. The wheels and tires are from the Revell Cobra Series II (the OldsmoCobra) kit. The engine and transmission are from the 99 Mustang kit. The color is Model Masters Hemi Orange with Wet Look Clear. I started this project in 09 and just now got it finished tonight.

 

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RestoMod Mercedes 300SL-R Race Car

30 January 2015 - 06:43 AM

This was fun kit. For its age and that it's an AMT kit it really is a great kit. It's not Tamiya but has a ton of parts and lots of detail. If you can pick one up I recommend the kit.

 

The wheels are from the Revell 99 Mustang Cobra kit. The tires are from a Tamiya 88 911 Turbo kit. The engine is from a Tamiya BMW 635i. Paint is Duplicolor. Decals are parts box. Scratch made roll bar coated with AlClad II Chrome. PE seat belts and brake rotors. BMF window trim with shaky hand painted rubber gaskets.

 

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Ford LN8000 Race Car Hauler and Race Car

16 January 2015 - 07:21 AM

Fun AMT kit that has been recently re-released and a Revell 70 Mustang with a duel quad 427 from a Thunderbolt kit and some after market decals

 

It's been a couple of years since I have worked on anything, this was fun.

 

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