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SSTG 03-10-2012 10:52 PM

SSTG's Build. [COTW 3/19/12]
 
Hey guy's after a few people suggested I start a build thread I figured it might be time.
This is the first time I have ever done a build thread so please forgive me for lack of dates and specifics. I usually don't keep cars long enough to do a build thread.

I bought the car March 2011. Completely stock with 1900 miles on it. Mint condition.

First Mod was a full clear bra. Front, mirrors, rockers, gills and rear quarters. (Firm believer in clear bra)

How it looked when I first got it.

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/IMAG0009.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...IMAG0011-1.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:00 PM

I tried to liven it up a little with the Hockey stripe. I liked it, but when I installed the Heritage grill I tore one side with the guide pins from the front bumper!

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/IMAG0060.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/IMAG0039.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:11 PM

I installed 22" TSW Donningtons, made the car look totally different.

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/IMAG0072.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:13 PM

I was happy with the SS at this point and should have stopped while I was ahead. But we all know it just doesn't work that way,lol.

I decided to install the Heritage Grill and the GM ground effects.


http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5272.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5276.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:15 PM

Next was to lower the car with Pfadt lowering springs.

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5286.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:16 PM

The windows were tinted.

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/IMAG0204.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:19 PM

Got tired of the White stripes and ended up Creating what is now the NS-1 Stripes along with the NS Series of stripes. I want to thank Camaro5 for all the support,WOW!

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...aro_SS_002.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...aro_SS_017.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...o_SS_016-1.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:27 PM

Although the Donningtons are nice, I wanted something with a Lip. So off with the TSW's and on with the 22'' Rennen Three piece Forged R5's!

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5505.jpg


http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5504.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:32 PM

I added IOM Painted & Carbon Fiber Vinyl to the interior trim.
Orange Pedals and IOM door kick plates.


http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5277.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5278.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...IMAG0160-1.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:35 PM

Installed footwells and rear entry lighting.

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5301.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/000_0049.jpg

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5295.jpg

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:37 PM

As far as performance goes, as of right now I only have a Rotofab CAI and Flowmaster Axel back. I don't want to Void the warranty at this time. I do plan on a Supercharger, Full exhaust and tune in the future!

SSTG 03-10-2012 11:45 PM

Wow, looking back on some of these pics, I can't believe this is the same car!

Definitely think I am going in the right direction.
:D

Beginning:

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...IMAG0011-1.jpg

"Close" to the end:

http://i128.photobucket.com/albums/p...s/100_5505.jpg

pierre777 03-11-2012 12:03 AM

I always admired how your car looks especially with the new NS4 stripes looks bad a$$.

pierre777 03-11-2012 12:05 AM

Do you have a DIY on how to apply the cf vinyl on the interior trims?


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