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Old 07-12-2012, 07:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i'm pretty happy with how this looks.

i know some of you will disagree with this, but i think it looks awesome.
i was inspired by one of my favorite cars, a 96 corvette grand sport.
i dont have any mods to back up the look, but i think once i get it lowered and plastidip my wheels it will look badass.



any thoughts on the stripes?

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Old 07-12-2012, 09:33 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I would have to see it in person. I am trying to picture the Vette - in my mind, the stripe extended onto the hood, no?

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Old 07-12-2012, 10:49 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I would have to see it in person. I am trying to picture the Vette - in my mind, the stripe extended onto the hood, no?

it looks like this


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Right... I was thinking of the hood stripe..... I thought it was connected.

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Old 07-12-2012, 12:21 PM   #5 (permalink)
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dont look nto bad at all

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Old 07-12-2012, 06:04 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I like it, well done. I think it'll look great with a debadge, tint, black plasti'd wheels, red calipers. :) More pics in my garage, but you'd have a very similar wheel setup.
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I was torn at first, after looking at it. My wife loves it and thus, I now love it.

Nice job!
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I was torn at first, after looking at it. My wife loves it and thus, I now love it.

Nice job!
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LOL! Spoken like a happily married man!

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LOL! Spoken to stay a happily married man!
FIXED! haha

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FIXED! haha
There you go!! LOL!

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I like them, but I wish they were wider, that's all

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did you paint the red bow tie?

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Old 07-18-2012, 12:12 PM   #13 (permalink)
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thanks everyone for your input. i was excited that even the wife likes the stripes, even though she doesnt care for this kinda thing.

@donmateo, ive looked through your garage many times before, your car was one of the first i saw when i found this site. awesome car man.

@tommer, yes i did. i painted the grille satin and flat black and painted the bowtie red. i couldnt stand the chrome strip or the blue bowtie.

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Looks good but why didn't you go size for size with it. I like the bolder look or maybe just a little more space between the stripes. Now add a red stripe to your rims just on the lip. A small 1/16th stripe

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