Won and Printed
Well this model cemented my love for model cars as it won 2nd Place in the Junior (15 and Under) Category and got printed in the February 1998 *Scale Auto Enthusiast*. I won a ton of models (including the Monte ...
Started on April 23 by Javelin
1/24 Scale Model of a 1955 Chevrolet 210 "Gasser". I built this car in 1997 for the Scale Auto Enthusiast Magazine Sketchpad Contest. It's based on the old MPC "Badman" kit that AMT re-released with some horrible 90's Pro Street parts.
Build: 60's "Gasser" look
Paint: Cessna Continental Gold and Gloss Black 2-tone
Interior: Box Stock 60's style racer in Black with Gold tuck-and-roll
Wheels: Parts box Cragar S/S mag wheels on slicks-n-skinnies
Drivetrain: Small Block Chevy with a chrome 6-71 Blower, fenderwell headers, T-10 4-Speed
Details: Moon tank replacing the grill, straight-axle conversion, chrome ladder bars, parachute
Build Time: 6 Hours
Build Year: 1997
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