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Search: Posts Made By: theo-xke
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 9th October 2021, 10:04
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe update

side view with the lip and new indicators
https://i.ibb.co/TrxYb45/20210814-091809-resized.jpg
working on new additional indicators integrated in the side vents...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 9th October 2021, 09:53
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe

small update on my running project CB5
lots of details developed byself, i got the restomod look i was searching for a slightly updated look.
Biggest challenge has been the roofline, getting the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th September 2021, 11:38
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
100% agree with you. First thing before starting...

100% agree with you. First thing before starting a project like this is a complete check about rust issues , would be a nightmare to invest a couple of tsd to find out later your car is already dead,...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th September 2021, 12:30
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe

little update, made my front spoiler for more modern look, will help aerodynamic and avoids the sometimes strange look from vintage design being very high at the front....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th September 2021, 08:36
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe

I see it different, for me its a perfect donor car, lots of cheap parts available to improve to a high level for normal money. The reason the MK2, 21/2 rust is a fact, no discussion about. I would...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st August 2021, 07:36
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe

Coming back to your requested Targa Iam working for automotive industry, customers like Porsche and BMW, so high quality is something in my DNA. A Targa is not only cutting away the roof, for me it...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st August 2021, 06:59
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe

I would like to lift up quality of panels, its related to time you invest before moulding. Thats mainly to reduce build time to get a nice looking car.
I ques people not related to kitcars could be...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st August 2021, 06:44
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe

Targa would be my personal favorite, after moulding the coupe the roadster is on the way. Trunk panels are ready for finish so the roadster should follow shortly after the coupe.
Doing a nice Targa...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st July 2021, 17:35
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe

had problems to upload pictures
https://i.ibb.co/Xz9wsjX/20210731-075417-resized-2.jpg
shape will be slightly changed, middle area will be exchangeable.
wheelarch is already changed, its lowered...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st July 2021, 15:33
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
CB5 Coupe

will try to post modifications here when ready,
if some are interested i have 2 threads from that CB5 project
https://forum.retro-rides.org/thread/218879/style-mx5-body-type-inspired

here from...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st July 2021, 15:26
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
Update CB5 GT

project is still ongoing, have the deal with Chris car is ready for moulding when iam happy with the design.
The car is clear 60s inspired, should be look like a restomod vintage car.
will post...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st July 2021, 14:58
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By theo-xke
New Tribute Kit CB5 GT

A new non replica kit is on the way.
Maybe some of you already heard the rumors about.
Iam Theo from Germany, working on my project since december last year.
Original it should be a coachbuild one...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 15th June 2021, 16:19
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
COOLBULL CB5 Interior packs

Working on the rear wing to finish shape, coming closer to what i was looking for
Same time looking for my prototype interior parts to get the look i want for CB5 inside too.
The 60s feeling should...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 14th June 2021, 21:09
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
Coolbull cb5

Hi, its to early to talk about costs. It depends how much work and time is involved for Chris to build the kit. My target will be do build it that way that it will be quick and easy to install, with...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 14th June 2021, 17:10
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
donor choice

if people like the car and we are able to get money back from selling i talked with Chris about another idea i would like to build, donor would be probably the Z4.
so lets wait and see....
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 14th June 2021, 17:06
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
donor choice

You are right about the rust, on the other side if its only the area around the rear wheel its easy to fix and the donor costs already nearly nothing even otherwise in good shape.
We here in Germany...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 14th June 2021, 10:42
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
build thread

When starting end of last year i made a build thread for documentation how everything started. At Easter i was asked if i could imagine a coupe instead of a roadster with hardtop. Always beeing a...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 14th June 2021, 09:45
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
Coolbull cb5

it was a lifetime wish to design my own vintage related car without beeing a replica from something.
So the project started last december as a roadster, everything is planned to fulfill German TÜV...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 14th June 2021, 09:18
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By theo-xke
Coolbull CB5 an 60s tribute MX5 rebody

A new body conversion is on the way. Original planned as a one off project it will go in production with the help of Tribute Automotive.

Iam a big fan of the E-Type, owning a couple in the past...
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