Big things with little cars
Big things with little cars

I was hunting for the Shelby GR-1 to add to my concept collection. Carnage was kind enough to trade with me to get one fast and close the hunt.

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I wasn't really a big fan of the paint scheme, cream and brown with orange interior, so I decided to do it over.

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The interior was resprayed in gloss black while the brown underbody was sprayed metallic silver.

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The Pine Sol took a really long time to strip this casting, I'm not sure why. I thought about just clearing it and calling it a day, but then it wouldn't match the underbody.

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I may or may not have bent the rear axel trying to pop it back into place, so it's got a stancenation vibe going on...

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Blue tape nose one, +50 aero HP!

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All done, pretty simple.

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