Below are thumbnails of Dave's model cars. Most recent finished models are on the bottom of the page. Click on the
thumbnail or description to find our more about each of the models.
April 2021 - about halfway down the page, the Shadow prototype was added just below the AVS Shadow
Dave W's Model Cars
2015 Daytona 24 hour build
Porsche Carrera RSR turbo
VW Drag Car
59 Rambler Scuba Car
Dekotora Japanese truck
Twin Fin Jaguar
Traditional Hot Rod (cult
theme for NNL 2015)
Saline Solution vehicles
- salt flat land speed record vehicles
Saline Solution I (salt
flats racer)
Saline Solution 2 (salt
flats racer)
Based on Olds Aerotech, narrowed
body, custom decals, parts box
wheels, Dave's answer to Aerotech
challenge build.
Saline Solution 3
(stretched, mid-engine
Saline Solution IV
("eye-vee" - get it?)
Saline Solution 5 - based on
Monogram Firebolt kit
Saline Solution 6 - drag boat
body, turbine engines from
MPC Howmet TX
Saline Solution 7½ and El
Saline Solution VIII - ' 62 T-bird,
Batmissile and Allison engine
Saline Solution Nine - based
on Mickey Thompson Attempt
One, but only 2 engines
Saline Solution Ten - based on
Saleen S7 model
Saline Solution 11 - Jimmy
Flintstone resin body  
Saline Solution Owners
car (Porsche 918)
Saline Solution 14     COVID-19
From Mercedes 300SL
Japanese car (from a
TV show - possibly the
ugliest car ever)
Mercedes C111 concept car
Porsche Jagermeister
Santa's very fast sleigh
Lexus LFA
If Ford had decided to
produce a convertible,
performance version of the
Ford EXP concept
Porsche 914/6 (24 hour build)
Gulf Le Mans race car
Combining the roof of a
Tamiya Mercedes C9 with the
body of a Revell Audi R10 to
come up with a unique,
fictional Le Mans race car
Wolf Dallara Can-Am race car
(1/43 scale)
Meyers Manx in leopard print
Triumph TR3
Sea Flea and tow vehicle
Porsche 959 [1:16 scale]
Pintera (custom Pinto)
AVS Shadow Can-Am race car
(multi-media kit)
AVS Shadow Can-Am  COVID-19
prototype (multi-media kit)
Shadow description PDF
1953 Alfa Romeo B.A.T.
(Fisher multimedia kit)
Stutz Blackhawk (Etzel
multimedia kit, distributed by
American Racing Miniatures)
BMW Isetta body grafted onto
Star Wars AT-ST legs.
(nspired by a model which
used a VW pickup cab
A pair of Porsche 944's
Martini Lancia
Surf Woody (built during Jan
2017 24 hour build)
Dubble Bubble
1996 Le Mans winner -
Porsche WSC-95 (Le Mans
Miniature resin kit 1:43 scale)
Citroen DS19 (Ebbro kit)
1974 Mclaren M23 Canadian
GP winner - lots of detailing
and aftermarket parts
Citroen "Four Genette" truck,
as a Michelin service van.
Tamiya Fiat 500, with
scratch-built picnic basket
Porsche 918 - 2015 Le Mans
Porsche RS Spyder
Renault A442 - 1978 Le Mans
race car
Porsche 928 'Pink Pig' drag car
Ferrari 2002 Le Mans (1:43
Japanese kit of Hornisse sci-fi
kit based on WWII German
Porsche Tractor
Alpine Renault A110, before
and after weathering
Leyton CG910B (1:20 scale)
with scratchbuilt tire warmers
Nissan 350Z (OOB)
Porsche GT1 in Rohr livery
Citroen Legere (OOB)
Mercedes Concept - Dodge
Copperhead interior grafted
onto Mercedes SL300
Belkits Opel rally car
Working Porsche Engine -
MOV (movie file)
Rauh Welt Begriff Porsche
1968 Barracuda - Shell 4000
rally build - based  on AMT '69
kit with resin transkit pieces
Formula Vee and VW
Flying Porsche, inspired by
Popular Mechanics magazines
from the 50's & 60's
Four Porsche 993's, details in
PDF file below      
993 Descriptions PDF
AMX, built in 11 hours  
Wasp Scout Car,
Wasp Scout Car 700 kB PDF
Clarke Auto shop diorama  
Dual Jewel - the Revell Ed 'Big Daddy' Roth
Mysterion re-issue, further modified
Two Buick Rivieras                           COVID-19
A Tale of Two Rivieras (1.5 MB PDF)
1949 Mercury, built during 24 build in June
Porsche 935 early, with transkit         COVID-19
Magnus Walder Porsche 911             COVID-19
Ferguson Tractor                                COVID-19
Parts Box VW Beetle                          COVID-19
Photo-etch Buick GNX wheels, 1965 Mustang
taillights, Porsche wing and turbo emblem
Cunningham                                       COVID-19
Built as a tribute to Dave's friend Brian, who
passed away earlier this year
Chaparral 2E                                      COVID-19
Re-built as a curbside from a previously built
model.  Metal screen used in openings.
Hemi Hydro                                        COVID-19
Revell kit with outboard motor, aftermarket
seats and nail polish paint.
Lotus Europa                                         COVID-19
Tamiya kit with fender flares, Porsche wheels,  
Opel GT V6 engine and Gold Leaf paint scheme.
Peugeot 908 Le Mans race car             COVID-19
From Studio 27 mixed media (mostly resin) kit
Austin Healey gasser                           COVID-19
Big decal from the AMT Opel GT kit. Chassis is from two old
built Double Dragster chassis salvaged into one. Engine is a
Ford 427 from a Revell Monogram Parts Pack.
Austin Healey street                             COVID-19
Engine from Revell 1967 Chevelle SS396, Tamiya Lotus
Europa wheels & tires, electric razor screen grill, parts box
headlights, flocked floor, p/e dash and seatbelts.
Shelby Cobra           COVID-19 & 24 hour build
This was built during the 14th Annual 24 hour
build, Jan 2021 from an original AMT Cobra kit.
'Big Al' Studebaker                               COVID-19
Parts box build - scratchbuilt front chassis, AMT Allison parts
pak engine, parts box decals and '53 Studebaker bodywork.
1983 AAR Eagle                                  COVID-19
Silver City multi-media kit with Indycals decals
1983 Eagle background (pdf)
Purple Porsche 935-77                        COVID-19
The old ESCI/ERTL Porsche 935 "Baby" kit,
with a subtle silver fog over purple.
Porsche 962 Leyton House                 COVID-19
Hasegawa kit with Studio 27 decals and detail
Williams FW07                                     COVID-19
Canadian Grand Prix winner 1979.  Tamiya kit
with Studio 27 photoetch and Indycals decals
Tamiya McLaren Senna                       COVID-19
Fantastic kit! Paint is VHT Copper Metallic
a "Porschefied" Benz Gullwing             COVID-19
Fender flares, rear spoiler, Porsche 928 engine,
Zero Marrone Apus paint (Lamborghini colour)
1961 Ford custom                                COVID-19
Curbside with teardrop hood
1965 Mercury custom                          COVID-19
Used all the custom parts in the kit
A Tower* of Falcons                          COVID-19
These are 3 AMT Falcon kits that were
built/re-built at the same time.  A more detailed
description can be found in the build notes.
Tower of Falcons Build.pdf (2 MB)

* Tower is one of a number of words that can be used to
describe a group of falcons
Ford Falcon convertible                      COVID-19
Made from a built up model, left the underside
as built.
Corvair Collection - more detailed descriptions found at Five Corvairs.pdf
Corvair Two Tone                                   
Shortened wheelbase, Parts Pak turbo engine
Corvair Mid-Engine V8                       COVID-19
Corvette V8 mounted in back seat
Corvair Convertible                              COVID-19
Corvair Race Car                                COVID-19
Revell Whistler Trans-Am Mustang with Corvair
Corvair Custom                                    COVID-19
Custom nose and roof, resin cast engine from
GMC Astro 1
Porsche 966                                       COVID-19
A 962 converted to an open cockpit, raced in
1991 Daytona 24 hour race
Williams FW08B                                 COVID-19
Multimedial kit of experimental six wheel car,
tested in 1981, but banned by FIA
1966 Imperial pickup                          COVID-19
A glue bomb kit converted to lawn maintenance
pickup, with MPC tractor and decals.
Silhoutte show car                             COVID-19
Club de Mer windscreen, custom fenders,
Gopher decals, Parts by Parks intake trumpets
Revell Club de Mer show car            COVID-19
Bubble top, roll bar and interior from Silhouette,
parts box wheels and tires.