Entry # 74

Jim Owen

'57 Chevy Funny Car

 

Note:

  • Model was painted with tru-color Spectrum Blue Pearl and Tamiya X-1 Black and not clear coated to keep it old school.  All chrome parts including wheels and bumpers were stripped and re-chromed using Alclad chrome paint.   Chassis painted Tamiya X-! black and clear coated. 
  • Car has a combination of box decals and Slixx decals.  Five point safety harness was made using Pro Tech parts and spare Simpson decals.  Blower hold down straps made using spare seat belt material and Pro Tech fittings.
  • Engine is wired and plumbed using ProTech, Top Studio, and Detail Master fittings and braided lines.  Injector hat is plumbed using Top Studio fittings and guitar wire. Kit magnetos were drilled out and wired with telephone wire.  Parachute cords are made from elastic cable.

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Entry # 6

John Cailey

AA/FA Gabby Bleaker

 

Note:

  • Extra engine and plumbing detail
  • Body has been chopped, sectioned, and channeled over a shortened dragster frame
  • ​Many other parts added from various kits

Entry # 190

Joel Mendoza

1956 Ford Sedan Delivery

 

Note:

  • Resin body from Jimmy Flintstone
  • Custom paint job
  • Detailed engine

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Entry # 223

Dave Wilmore

'40 Willys Gasser Pick-up

 

Note:

  • Motor and brakes are fully wired and plumbed
  • Old Pickup was sitting in the barned covered up and know one knew what it was but grandpa. Grandpa had left the old pickup in his will to Little Johnny and this is how he found it under the car cover when it became his pickup.  so paint is dull, has some weathering...and worn spots
  • Wheels are from the parts box for a older look and not the new shinny ones that came in the kit

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Entry # 368

Quinton Ishman

Nostalgia Dragster

 

Note:

  • Motor is wired and plumbed.
  • This is a perfect example of a nostalgia dragster

Entry # 8

John Cailey

Dom Schumacher Funny Car

 

Note:

  • Extra engine and plumbing detail
  • Decal Execution

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Category A4  -  Nostalgia Drag

Entry # 320

Charles Ruth

1965 Chevelle SS Cop Car Gasser Outlaw

 

Note:

  • Blown small block Chevy with throttle linkage, aluminum exhaust tips aftermarket & scratch built details. Gutted engine bay, smoothed firewall, boxed front frame, front mounted moon fuel tank.
  • Weathering to the body was done with acrylics & my Dremel tool along with sandpaper. The dashboard is weathered to simulate exposed foam from the cracking dash top, diamond plate floor mats for the rear seats, scratch built roll cage, cb radio & gun holder. Lindberg police light bar on top. 
  • Chassis weathered with acrylics & chalk, fuel tank delete, rear mounted radiator, aftermarket Optima battery with photoetched details. Gasser front suspension & rear axle components are scratch built.

Entry # 413

John M. Papp

"TV" Tommy Ivo Top Fuel Front Engine Dragster

 

Note:

  • Wired & Plumbed Ross Gibson Resin Hemi Motor, Photo Etch from Detail Master, MCG, Future Attraction, Aluminum from SRP
  • SRP Rear Wheels, Laced Spoke Front Wheels, FA Parachute, Scratchbuilt Front Axle, Suspension (what there is of), Steering, Column, Pushbar, Parachute Cords, Dash Wiring, Shifters, Inner Body skin.  
  • House of Kolor Sunset Orange Airbrushed with Slixx Decals over. Took what is known to be a "Bad (or difficult) kit" due to the age, and turned it into something kool. 

Entry # 277

James Stephens

K S Pitman's

1933 Willys A/GS Coupe

 

Note:

  • Bring kit to stock roof height, correct front end, scratch new grille shell. change interior to pleated naugahyde, reference info and photos Popular hot Rodding Sept. 1964
  • New front axle with disk brakes, fully plumb all brake and fuel lines
  • ​​Custom one of a kind decals

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Entry # 93

Tim Hoagland

Bantam Fuel Altered

 


Note:

  • Entirely scratch-built by myself over 3 years.  2000+ hours of research, design and fabrication..  Chassis, axles, and seat were fabricated or machined out of brass and nickel plated.  Entire engine is machined or fabricated of  aluminum or brass.  The blower manifold & Lenco trans are 3D printed.
  • Entire car is plumbed including: fuel, oil, electric, brakes and fire-bottle hard lines including nozzles.  Brake calipers machined of Renshape.  Body was narrowed & wind screen extended in brass.  Firewall, interior body panels and wing fabricated entirely of aluminum. Fuel tank shell is all brass.
  • ​The only parts not fabricated are the body & tires.  Paint is Alclad 2 Candy Apple Red over Gold. Steering wheel, hand-brake & chute levers are photo-etch pieces. 

Entry # 465

Charles Failner

1957 Ford Gasser

 

Note:

  • HoK paint with two-stage urethane clear
  • Fully detailed engine
  • ​Fully detailed interior

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Entry # 278

James Stephens

1964 Ford Fairlane Thunderbolt

 

Note:

  • Correct ride height, opened hood bubble, vents added
  • Factory correct interior colors and pattern

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Entry # 369

Quinton Ishman

'41 Willys Gasser "The Troll"

 

Note:

  • Motor is wired and plumbed. Fuel lines, tranny lines, and oil lines are all custom made.
  • Custom pearl green paint job.  Aftermarket decals.  Custom painted interior. 
  • This is the perfect example of a Nostalgia  Gasser Dragster.  

Entry # 412

John M. Papp

Shirley "Cha-Cha" Muldowney 1973 Plymouth Funny Car

 

Note:

  • This Build was NEVER a kit, it is a SMS Resin Body, Kustom Made Micro Nitro Aluminum Wheels, SRP Motor, Photo Etch from Detail Master, MCG, Future Attraction, Xtreme Scale, House of Kolor Paint, Slixx Decals
  • ONLY Muldowney Mustang F/C Kit parts are the Frame, Seat, Inner Body Bulkhead, all Heavily Modified. 
  • Scratchbuilt Front Suspension & Axle, SB, Fuel & Oil Pumps, Dash, Steering Linkage, Rear Brakes, Linkages, Fuel, Oil, Electric lines, Windshield, Wheelie Bars.

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