Gunks New Reader
Dec. 16, 2012 7:17 a.m.

Ratso's biuld It started with a windshield and just kind of evolved.A total learning experiance.

mndsm MegaDork
Dec. 16, 2012 8:02 a.m.

Awesome stuff.

jmc14 Reader
Dec. 16, 2012 8:09 a.m.

I love builds like this. So much work!

JoeyM Mod Squad
Dec. 16, 2012 8:14 a.m.

beautiful. I love the full sized wooden buck used to skin the body.

Woody MegaDork
Dec. 16, 2012 9:40 a.m.

I just found this car somewhere else a few days ago. Very cool.

chandlerGTi SuperDork
Dec. 16, 2012 10:15 a.m.

The first pictures I was thinking wow, lots of work for a meh result but the last pictures are secksy!

YOU can fabricate....

grafmiata SuperDork
Dec. 16, 2012 11:50 a.m.

Hey, I have a couple windshields... Guess I need to get busy!!!

Seriously awesome build. I admire your skills, sir!!!

RossD PowerDork
Dec. 17, 2012 12:09 p.m.

It looks awesome. It just needs some sort of detail on the back by the tail lights... raised or recessed or something...

Adrian_Thompson PowerDork
Dec. 17, 2012 12:35 p.m.

Magnificent, but please loose the flat back. flatt paint was so over before it started. There isn't a single car (car not truck) made int he last 60 years that looks better flat than gloss.

93EXCivic MegaDork
Dec. 17, 2012 1:29 p.m.

I think it looks sweet in flat black.

I am planning on doing the Yugo in flat black...

chandlerGTi UltraDork
Dec. 17, 2012 2:49 p.m.

Eh flat black makes it easier to take apart every winter.

Keith Tanner MegaDork
Dec. 17, 2012 3:19 p.m.

Agreed. This car is obviously a work in progress, so why spend hundreds of hours making sure the metal is perfect so it'll look good glossy? Shoot it flat black, look at it for a season, cut the roof off...

I can see a few details I'd like to tweak - but not many. The car is definitely evolving for the better, too. And it gets USED!

Cone_Junkie SuperDork
Dec. 17, 2012 3:32 p.m.

This just reminds me that I have little time and even less money to take on great projects as such

Gunks New Reader
Dec. 17, 2012 4:05 p.m.

When it is done I will paint it,but for now we're just going to keep on tweekin it and racing it.This year We're trying some time trials and a little drifting.I'll probably scratch it a bit here and their.

Curmudgeon MegaDork
Dec. 17, 2012 4:08 p.m.

(bowdown) Fantastic work, sir!

CLynn85 HalfDork
Dec. 17, 2012 8:23 p.m.

That's pretty wild and very impressive. I like.

dankspeed HalfDork
Dec. 17, 2012 9:31 p.m.

What a work of art. This deserves a feature in the magazine.

Woody MegaDork
Dec. 17, 2012 11:44 p.m.

Yes, very good job.

GameboyRMH MegaDork
Dec. 18, 2012 8:36 a.m.

Wow very nice! What are the specs on the car?

dculberson UberDork
Dec. 18, 2012 8:52 a.m.

Love love love the car.

4cylndrfury MegaDork
Dec. 18, 2012 9:13 a.m.
chandlerGTi wrote: YOU can fabricate....

noddaz Dork
Dec. 18, 2012 1:01 p.m.

Incredible... Thank you for sharing your build...

Conquest351 UltraDork
Dec. 19, 2012 8:06 a.m.

That's insane. Sorry to hear about the dead engine. Car looks absolutely fantastic. Great work man.

Caleb Reader
Dec. 19, 2012 11:05 a.m.

Were do you lean metal forming skills like this?

wvumtnbkr Dork
Dec. 19, 2012 11:14 a.m.

It looks like a love child between a 240 and a Ferrari.

(That is a very good thing!)

Some constructive critism.... ....It looks like it sits too low. Maybe raise it up .5" to .75"?

That thing is sweet!

Rob R.

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