The Jalopy Journal
Welcome to the forum & great to know the cars still around.
Do you have any pic of it you can post ? Back in the day & how it is now ? I don't...
I'd love to see this rebuilt.
Thanks for posting the 2 TENSION pics, biscaynes. Do you have any more ?
This 57 really has bitten me hard.
Unfortunately, my 1;1 57 was finished...
Just found this thread.
Flashback had a bad influence on me too !
Wow, what a great neighbour to have had. Any pics ?
When I was growing up, 1 neighbour had a mk1 Ford Lotus Cortina & another an old US black n...
Few pics from the recent Dragstalia meet at Santa Pod raceway, here in the UK.
12 of us cruised up together, was a great day.
Had 34 Tri's there...
It was me who was asking about TENSION. Thanks for posting a great pic, never seen that before.
If I ever sold my orange 57 & got another, I'd...
If thats true, thats a real pity. Thanks to Colesy for all the stuff that was posted on there & all the hard work. Hopefully he will be back on...
That is a great sleeper :D
I waited 20 years before I could buy my 57 2 door sedan, messed about with other old cars while I waited.
Congrats on your new purchase, cool.
A 4 door 56 Chevy, is better than no 56 Chevy !
If it was mine, think I'd cop car it (but I'm in the UK) or...
'In Bomber' decals would be another great addition.
(add another kit to the Junior stocks list :D, I've got 7 or 8 planned at the moment)...
If Squirrel Town Screamer is a late build, anybody know if its been featured in a magazine when finished ?
I found a November '95 Super Chevy,...
Lol, Thanks Paul. Big boy pants will be on at the weekend :D
Thanks. Id does have a f**k thats orange factor ! :eek:
Great pic Dean, never seen that before. Any other pics, exterior, interior, engine ect or info would be great.
I always thought it was an old...
Before & after :D
The 6 years between the 2 pics was ugly !!
Now finished & on the road after a 6 year build :D
I'm planning to build a replica of the 'Tension' 57 Chevy (sadly in 1;25 scale :(*)
I've got a Revell 2 door sedan kit & decals from...
Thanks for the info guys. That makes building 1;25 models easier, as they can be built more or less out the box.
I've got about 20 lined up to do,...
This is fantastic thread, just got through all the 446 pages :D
Some great Tri chevys here. Might have built mine differently, if I had seen...
Kinda like this one myself :D
FANTASTIC pic :D
& I also have a soft spot for that peppershaker kit :D
Anybody remember the little 'real sounds' that some of the cars had ?
I think I had a yellow malibu ?
Just as a note, all these years later, I'm...
Wow ! This is a blast from the past.
I had an original set that included 2 McLaren race cars from late 70's ?
Then added another set witha truck &...
Hey, thanks for all the warm welcomes :D
Yup, I'm also know to loiter (too ofter) on other sites, inc rods n sods ;) but ya cant have too much...
Ok, it wasnt the first, but it had the biggest influence :rolleyes:
Got me into 57's and lead many years later to the 1;1 scale :D
Oh, and a lot...
Hi Ladys & Gents
A quick Hi from a 57 Chevy owner over in the UK.
Theres a lot of Tri's in the UK, I'm sure I'll find some familiar faces...
I'm a newbie here & just catching up on all this :D
This is my 57. Now almost finished after 6 years.
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