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Unofficial reveal, of the Italeri (Testors) Ferrari 250 GTO Spyder.   WIP:  Italeri/Testors Ferrari 250 GTO Spyder  The factory never built a Spyder of the famous GTO, two cars were coach built on average Ferrari chassis (is there such a thing?).  I saw the convertible twice, once in my town when the Copperstate Rally parked downtown, and at a Monterrey Historics.  This is not an exact replica, added some features such as the roll bar.


I will take better pictures when the weather cooperates.

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5 hours ago, afx said:

Not any easy conversion, turned out great.

Thank you!  I've done a few, this Vehicross was more of a challenge.

The Mercedes 170V Roadster was more challenging.  So this was really a piece of cake.

4 hours ago, Curt said:

Very nice work, Kurt, per usual!

Thanks Curt!

4 hours ago, Phildaupho said:

Fabulously gorgeous Syder. Very well built

Much appreciated. 😎

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5 hours ago, DonW said:

Although it is sacrilege to take the roof off a GTO, you did a fine job and it is perfectly in the spirit of the NART convertibles. And I love yellow Ferraris!

I'm surprised how many GTOs are being replicated.  Thank you.

4 hours ago, Classicgas said:

Well done.


3 hours ago, Rich Chernosky said:

A magnificent piece of work Kurt. Followed this in WIP. Really appreciate the attention to detail. Well done. 

Appreciate your comment. 😎

2 hours ago, Spottedlaurel said:

I enjoyed seeing it come together in the WIP thread. Great to see it completed, the finished result looks fantastic. Super-smooth job done on the rear bodywork.

Thank you!

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On 3/15/2021 at 9:30 AM, Hi-Po said:

In one word - Outstanding!!

Thanks!  Shakesbeer wrote, brevity is the soul of wit. 🧐

On 3/15/2021 at 10:03 AM, grodudulle77 said:

Awesome details, your model is very neat !! 😀👍

Merci pour le commentaire aimable.  🤠

On 3/15/2021 at 4:36 PM, PappyD340 said:

A fine looking Ferrari Kurt, well done!

Appreciate that!

On 3/15/2021 at 6:53 PM, tkzwolf said:

Turned out great.  Cool idea and very well executed.

Thanks!  Not my idea, was inspired by someone else who dared to spend a fortune.

17 hours ago, Dann Tier said:

Cngrats on another masterpiece, Bud!!!!   As usual, it was a blast to watch you create this!!!

Thank you my friend.  Always enjoy your WIP.

17 hours ago, Justin Porter said:

Very much like the idea and the execution. 

It was a I-have-to-do-this for a long time, thank you.

3 hours ago, doorsovdoon said:

Nice. Striking colour and very nice detail.

Thanks!  Not bad for common (whoops, been discontinued, what the heck am I going to do?) Testors yellow with Model Master pearl clear. 😁

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On 3/18/2021 at 5:01 AM, slusher said:

Absolutely stunning Kurt!!

Thank you very much!

On 3/18/2021 at 5:16 AM, David G. said:

Superb detail work!

David G.


On 3/20/2021 at 5:58 AM, ChrisR said:

Looks great!

Thank you too!

2 hours ago, BeakDoc said:

Man, that’s a fantastic conversion, Kurt! Great work.

Appreciate that very much!

Conditions haven't been right for better pictures.

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