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The Basics

  • Shipping, Refund, Restock, Exchange Policy

    Most of our parts are laid up in advance and left in the molds, but finished-when-ordered. This allo................

  • Lead Time

    Lead-time is 5-10 working days depending upon exactly what you want and other orders I may have pend................

  • Types of Kits

    Full Body Kits are just that: They cover or replace all of the existing Z or ZX body, with the excep................

  • Mix and Match Parts from Various Kits

    You can mix and match parts from the various kits I offer at no extra cost. For example, if you like................

  • Payment

    When I sold the business in 2002, I cancelled my credit card processing account. Because of the pape................

  • Crating

    For larger shipments and complete kits, I use a professional crating service. You pay only what they................

  • Shipping

    Catalogs, books, and posters are mailed via US Postal Service at "printed matter" rates, unless high................

  • Ganging customer shipments

    If you and a friend want to purchase more than one kit at at time, you can save substantially on cra................

  • Delivery to Shows or other gatherings

    I have attended the Knott's Berry Farm kit car show at the end of April every year for the last seve................

  • Picking up your kit in Phoenix

    You are welcome to pick up your kit or parts in Phoenix and save substantially on crating and shippi................

  • Shipping donor cars, turnkey cars, or partial turnkey cars

    Shipping a complete car is a tricky proposition. There are transporters who will go coast to coast f................

  • International Shipping

    I have not yet shipped any kits outside the continental United States. However, I have several times................

  • Fiberglass Specifications

    Fiberglass is a "composite material" (two or more dissimilar materials mixed to provide a part with ................

  • ​Fiberglass fitting, surface prep, undercoating, and final paint.

    "Some assembly required"

    Whether intended for racing or street use, our fiberglass parts are not de................

  • Vinyl wrap

    Rich Madlangbayan recently built a RB-engine-swapped 280YZ that's gotten a lot of internet coverage.................

Tech Info

  • Wheels and Tires

    The original sizes that I used to sell for the Velo Rossa were 15x8 in the front and 15x10 in the ba................

  • Engine Upgrades and Swaps

    I recommend doing your body installation before you do any engine swapping. Since the finished car w................

  • Adjusting suspension ride height on a Z or Z-based car.

    Front Suspension

    1. Sectioning the struts really is essential. This involves cutting a section ................

  • Bumpers

    The Velo Rossa is designed to run without bumpers, just like the original GTO. The Daytona can be ru................

Opportunities

  • Dealer Programs and Sponsorships

    If you build and sell cars for a living, or even as a serious hobby, I am happy to talk to you about................

  • Contacting Builders

    I am very careful to safeguard my customer’s contact info because of bad experience. I have found th................

  • Demo cars, Shop visits

    When I sold the business in 2002, I sold separately my shop building because I didn't think I would ................

Re-Body Info

  • How easy is the VR kit to build?

  • What you need to complete a Velo Rossa

  • Donor Cars

    Our kits and body parts are designed to fit specific donor cars. There are two ranges of donors: Fir................

  • Building a Hardtop VR

    If you prefer the coupe look of the original GTO, are located in a climate that favors hardtop cars,................

  • Dash Conversions

    I offer multiple dash conversion for the Z (some ZX customers have adapted them). You can see more i................

  • Convertible Tops

    The Velo Rossa was designed to be roadster, that is with no top. However, I and others have fitted t................

  • Reinforcing

    The Z is a unibody car. That is to say, the body is the structure, without a separate frame undernea................

  • Title, Registration, and Insurance

    In many states if you are starting with an out of state title, the motor vehicle folks will want to ................

  • Turnkey Cars

    I am not accepting orders for turnkey cars at the moment.With all the confusion and turmoil of 2002,................

  • Badges

    I do NOT sell Fe**ari badges or emblems, nor do I recommend that you install them on anything you bu................

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