I've been collecting model cars for the past 10 years or so, and I've amassed about 110 of them so far (I'm running really low on space, so I'm very careful with new additions).
I don't necessarily have a theme, I just collect whatever I fancy (be it high end or low end , diecast, composite...
1/18 Hotwheels Elite - Ferrari 288 GTO
Never thought of buying Hotwheels before, always associated Hotwheels with cheap model toys.
But the "Elite" variants are pretty nice ! Not at Kyosho level obviously, because the mold is still a cheap hotwheels one (no pop up lights) but all the rest is...
After a self-imposed hiatus from collecting, I found it absolutely impossible to resist diving back in again when I saw that a 1:18 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 was finally available for vaguely sensible money. I had seen it on CK Modelcars, and I hurriedly added it to My Basket to avoid missing...
So yeah, she’s done. And I couldn’t be more proud of how perfectly this turned out. It was really rickety throughout but the end result was every single bit of worth it. Here’s the discussion you can view to see what we started with: 2.8 swap on BMW Z3 1.9 1/18 by UT models
So anyways let’s get...
With the reveal of this car at the NAIAS in Detroit, the Audi R8 V12 TDI must be done.
The look, colors, style are even more impressive in this guise and I want one.
Audi R8 V12 TDI
and then of course, I'd love to see this one done:
Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera
I have plans to buy a donor car that’s broken with the 2.8 engine and nicer wheels. I’m going to swap both of those to my 1.9 z3 and will share the results with you guys when it’s done.
This is what we’re starting with:
I know this is a very nice car but it would be super nice to put a...
I was thinking of purchasing a TSM 1/18 McLaren F1 GTR "Ueno Clinic". A pic is linked below for reference.
To the best of my knowledge, the TSM's are the most accurate 1/18 Ueno Clinic F1's. Nevertheless.... there are several mods that I'd like to do:
1) Front fender flares primarily...
Norev take @ 1/18 scale of Mercedes Benz W115 - model 200.
More than decent representation of W115, nice details.
Read earlier there's no thread dedicated to Norev's W115!? Hard to believe, but here's my photo session with the white Merc.
1999 Chevorlet Silverado (Project truck)
Vortec Engine Clean low miles. New tires!
Clean Silver wolf gray interior.
Spacious and luxury!
Throw a deer or a bike on back of this thing and riiide!
I think I'll do a custom lift. Then add a nice set of Mud Tires.
Summer 21 project...
His and Hers 1955 Caddilac Fleetwood.
My 1965 Gatorade cool blue Chevrolet Corvette coupe custom by. Smiff's Custom1/18 LLC
A gift I customized for my wife. 1970 Chevelle SS (custom) 24" chrome iRoc Rims.
Won this 1968 SS Chevelle on eBay back in 2017.
Im just finishing it 2021. I wanted to...
1/18 67 Chevelle Motor swap from A factory SS 396 to a 427 twin turbo w/racing transmission. Custom rear-end Fatboy Goodyear racing Slicks on the back. Added sponsors logos. Parachutes added. And racing gastank built in the trunk.more photos to come!