christinaylam (Forum Supporter)
christinaylam (Forum Supporter) New Reader
5/18/20 8:09 a.m.

Read Part 6.

The night before the truck was leaving the shop for the SCCA Runoffs at VIR, the new race car was done–sort of. 

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David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
5/18/20 8:51 a.m.

When you read the entire article, check out Hugh's car at the bottom of the page: The graphics aren't symmetrical, and that looks way cool. 

NovaGraphx
NovaGraphx
5/18/20 9:57 a.m.

Glad I was able to put your vision on "paper" so to say.

tuna55 (Forum Supporter)
tuna55 (Forum Supporter) MegaDork
5/18/20 10:13 a.m.

Both look so very cool. Nice work!

Tom1200
Tom1200 Dork
5/18/20 10:55 a.m.

I stress when my cars aren't ready two weeks before an event..............finishing up the graphics in the paddock would had me chuggin a bucket of Valium.

Well done to everyone involved.

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
5/18/20 12:22 p.m.

In reply to NovaGraphx :

Excellent work, NovaGraphx. Both cars look great. 

tuna55 (Forum Supporter)
tuna55 (Forum Supporter) MegaDork
5/19/20 7:04 a.m.

Last night I showed my family the before and after pics. They were really horrified at the before, but they all love the new livery and that you're okay!

IndyLegend33
IndyLegend33 New Reader
5/21/20 2:20 p.m.

I have a hard enough time applying the vintage, round numberboard vinyl with a number on it. Last year, that alone took me 2 hours to align it properly and to make sure the air bubbles weren't there... and my vintage Mustang is pretty square without curves! NoVa Graphics, you may have just gotten a new customer because I'm too old for this kind of work. Fantastic job and awesome design that you all put together. The at-the-track application is some VIP-level stuff. Well done!

APEowner
APEowner Dork
5/21/20 4:38 p.m.

Christina - Thank you for sharing this journey with us.  I hope that there's a part 8 in which you get to document kicking butt and taking names on the track with the new car.

christinaylam (Forum Supporter)
christinaylam (Forum Supporter) New Reader
5/24/20 7:14 p.m.

Thanks for following along guys! And yeah what a stressful 60 days. I had a ton of support from the community to help make this whole thing happen. Cage in a day and a half, and vinyl job in 3 hours, without some really good friends this 60 day race build wouldn't have been possible. 

roger_waltman
roger_waltman New Reader
5/25/20 2:06 p.m.

Trackside livery service! Brilliant. Talk about not wasting a minute here, kudos.

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