Paints:PlastiKote primer, PPG Toyota 8K8 Dark Blue Mica and Kapci 2K clear
Modified Tamiya Skyline GT-R R33 rims and tires
Tamiya mesh on the front bumper inlet duct instead of the Fujimi original grill
Tamiya Skyline GT-R R34 front and rear brakes
Crazy Modeler Brembo decals on front brake calipers
Charcoal grey flocking applied to interior floor and parcel shelf
Evolution VI resin radiator installed behind front bumper
Scratch-built front spoiler and side-skirts from automotive body filler
Tamiya Nissan 350Z rear spoiler modified to fit the Vitz
Crazy Modeler photo-etched disc brakes, originally for the R34 Skyline
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In December 2010, I went to Catania with the Vitz to take part in the 'XVII Mostra Concorso di Modellismo Storico'. The little Toyota earned a 'Certificate of Merit', which I was pretty happy with. Here it is at the Exhibition table!
And a picture showing the tiny Vitz among other competition entries on the 'Mezzi Civili' table
Finally, here's the Vitz pictured next to the 'Certificate of Merit' it earned!
In April 2011, I entered the Toyota Vitz for a local exhibition and competition organized by the Association of Model Engineers. The Vitz earned a Gold Medal in the Intermediate class. Here it is on the exhibition table