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Time to share what I'm working on currently: a 1/25 replica of Becks Kustoms F132 from the computer game Need4Speed Payback, which is a kithbash of a '32 Ford 3window coupe and a Formula1 race car.

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Here's the boxart of the 2 kits i have chosen for my build:

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I plan to paint it like this one:
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Therefore i'll call her RB32.

 

And this is how far i'm at the moment:

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I like it! Very cool work!. A curbside or will you be shoehorning an engine in there somewhere?

 

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Love it!  I've been seeing more kitbash of race cars and common cars lately.

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21 minutes ago, Jantrix said:

I like it! Very cool work!. A curbside or will you be shoehorning an engine in there somewhere?

 

Thank you, Rob.
Curbside, no engine in this revell McLaren. But i opened and hinged the doors to offer a sight on the interior, where you can spot a rollcage and a pair of very cool scratch built Kirkey lightweight racing seats. 20190530_191732.jpg.a9a82b424ce24c8c4b1419f7c297723a.jpg

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Very creative! You know, if you installed some skinny Goodyears you`ve got yourself a great Bonneville racer as well! Love it!

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Wicked build and execution. 

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Shame you couldn't do a "full" version instead of just curbside. . . Would be wicked cool to have a front-engined front wheel drive car AND a mid engine rear drive car, all in the same (I guess technically, it'd be an AWD??)

 

 

That aside, this is certainly a unique build and looking pretty good so far.

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Cool build. Looking good.

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Great idea and well done build!

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Posted (edited)

I've seen a couple of other builds using that same theme but yours looks better to me.

Well done!

Edited by MeatMan

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Sorry, wings aren't allowed at Bonneville.

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23 minutes ago, da Speedinger said:

not when you're based in europe: engine $3, shipping $14

Oops. Didn't look at you location. So curbside it is. ;)

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