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October 2011
Volume 33

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Scale Auto magazine covers the entire model car hobby. Each issue provides you with expert how to tips to help you easily build and customize muscle cars, street rods, stock cars and more. You'll receive objective and accurate reviews to help you find models worth your time and money. Whether you're a builder or a collector, this magazine is for you!
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Red Alert Chevelle
By Dave Thibodeau
Build and detail drag-racing's most successful Chevelle
pg. 16
Ferrari 458 Italia
By Bob Downie
An up-close look at Revell Germany's midengine V-8 exotic
pg. 21
Muscle V-8 engines: Buick, Pontiac, Olds, and AMC
By Tim Boyd
An engine-builder's guide
pg. 26
Build a resin-body Merc
By Rod Maskiw
Combine a resin Modelhaus body and Revell base kit, with a few extra details along the way
pg. 32
GSL-XXIII show coverage
By Jim Haught

Salt Lake City, Utah • April 28-May 1, 2011

pg. 36
21 tips for a better Kurtis Midget
By Tim Boyd
Improve Revell's new kit with these easy modifications
pg. 40
Build a MotoGP bike
By Clay Kemp
They're fun to built, look great, and make good change-of-pace projects
pg. 44
Starting Line
A letter from Scale Auto's editor, Jim Haught
Questions & Comments
Letters from modelers around the world
New Products
The latest products to help you enjoy your hobby
Tips & Tech
Tips from your fellow modelers
Bench Racer
Add an engine to a curbside kit
pg. 12
Truck Stop
Let's get moving!
pg. 14
Kit Reviews
Advertisers Index
Finish Line
Readers' models
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