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Offline Arabas

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #25 on: August 06, 2012, 11:47:21 AM »
a lot of pieces are still left to be done.
i didn;t go for full car wrap in matt orange, due to lack of cash flow, but i thought i could try some details in matt orange and black out some other parts as i wanted to do for so long.
maybe some time later i will do a full car wrap in matt orange.

tulip panel blackened out

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windshield frame blackened out

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hood fake scoops in matt orange

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taillights with black cover and tinted stage 2. also factory wing in matt orange

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door handles blackened out. door-fender side lines in matt orange.

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still more to come to complete this AST package  :D

love it or hate it!
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #26 on: August 06, 2012, 12:38:14 PM »
I like the side vents, still waiting on the redbull, hood or doors?
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #27 on: August 06, 2012, 01:18:16 PM »

AST package stands for Arabas Styling package.

Shouldn't that then be ASP?

See Critter I don't just pick on you.

Maybe he should have called it the Arabas Sport Styling package.
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #28 on: August 06, 2012, 01:37:40 PM »
so SA, i guess you call it an ASS package, hah? :)
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #29 on: August 06, 2012, 01:54:51 PM »
I like it!
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #30 on: August 06, 2012, 01:57:44 PM »
Actually it kind of reminds me of the Batmobile

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #31 on: August 06, 2012, 01:57:48 PM »
I like it!

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #32 on: August 06, 2012, 02:54:34 PM »
Very nice! Orange and black is a very nice combination. Me like.
Are those taillights original Opel GT, except for the tinting?
What the heck have you done to you front grill? Did you cut out the OEM plastic cover?

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #33 on: August 06, 2012, 03:39:51 PM »
I kind of like it, still unsure, I think I got Kenny's behavior.  :rofl:

More pictures are required or I will slap you with the  :devil:
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #34 on: August 06, 2012, 04:09:10 PM »
Yes, these are the factory taillights, tinted and with black vinyl cover on top, where the white part is on the GT. The grill is just a piece of plastic honeycomb mesh i cut and fitted there. Nothin special.
Kelu, i will post more pics as soon as i get it, coz theres more to be done. These are just crappy cell phone pics during progress.
I really like it so far, this vinyl looks great on black, and does a really nice play with the light
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #35 on: August 06, 2012, 04:30:35 PM »
not to worry arabas, we will know how to find you!


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big brake kit, slotted/drilled Rotors w/Porterfield pads & blue juice
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Underhood, trunk, & door Lights
ZOK suspension
Lambo Doors

JPM
Center console, door inserts, & dash
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Focuztech Tri-Y Header & hi-flow cat
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #36 on: August 06, 2012, 07:16:38 PM »
Arabas -
What product are you using to wrap the tulip & windshield surround in?
It looks like a gloss black.

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #37 on: August 07, 2012, 04:30:19 AM »
Arabas -
What product are you using to wrap the tulip & windshield surround in?
It looks like a gloss black.

You are right, its gloss black by Oracle
DDM Works Backbone and probeam
H&R springs
SOLO HF Cat and Mach Shorty
Dejon Throttle Elbow
Dejon-AEM intake
Front Big Brake upgrade kit with Ferodo pads
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #38 on: August 08, 2012, 03:00:22 PM »
Yes, these are the factory taillights, tinted and with black vinyl cover on top, where the white part is on the GT. The grill is just a piece of plastic honeycomb mesh i cut and fitted there. Nothin special.
Kelu, i will post more pics as soon as i get it, coz theres more to be done. These are just crappy cell phone pics during progress.
I really like it so far, this vinyl looks great on black, and does a really nice play with the light

Arabas, I understand you have put a mesh instead of the OEM GT chrome piece. On the pic it seems like you see through the mesh right into your engine. Have you cut a hole through the plastics? Had a look the other day in improving cold air airflow into the turbo. My first thought was to open up all the OEM plastic just behind the grill. Have myself the steinmetz grill. Then I noticed that the most ideal solution would be to open up the plastic piece just under the OEM intake, facing downwards to the road, just like the dbilas solution. A perfect spot in directing dry and cool air into the turbo. Sweet pics by the way, I am sure your car will be awesome once its done.

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #39 on: August 08, 2012, 04:43:26 PM »
Getaway, when u remove the chrome grill and the plastic mesh behind it, the bumper has some holes on it. These are what u can see inthe pics.
Kelu has cut the bumper on that spot, but has reported he gained nothing.
I advise not to cut the plastic piece under the intake facing down the road. As Dave from DDM has said this piece is important to create the needed pressure for the ic and for the radiator.

Tommorow i will have the car, so i ll post more pics of the final result. Thanx
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #40 on: August 09, 2012, 09:36:43 AM »
painted in orange the custom brake air ducts i had made, front and rear calipers, wrapped in matt orange the silver part around the shifter and the two pieces on the steering wheel.
also blackened out the round chrome pieces where the top secures (on the trunk).
finally added black vinyl on the rear fenders, where the door ends, so as to protect the paint from rock chips (i already have some marks there, so i covered it to prevent further damage and to make it look better)

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #41 on: August 09, 2012, 09:38:08 AM »
and some more...

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DDM Works Backbone and probeam
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Dejon Throttle Elbow
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AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #42 on: August 09, 2012, 09:39:24 AM »
Sweet!
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #43 on: August 09, 2012, 09:40:20 AM »
Looks good
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Exedy Stage II Clutch
big brake kit, slotted/drilled Rotors w/Porterfield pads & blue juice
Backbone, Probeam, Cross Strut Brace
Underhood, trunk, & door Lights
ZOK suspension
Lambo Doors

JPM
Center console, door inserts, & dash
Seat bolster & lumbar support

Focuztech Tri-Y Header & hi-flow cat
Solo Performance SQR-2
Norm's Rear facia
Heated Seats
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #44 on: August 09, 2012, 09:45:02 AM »
That came out Awesome.

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #45 on: August 09, 2012, 04:22:22 PM »
I like it, finally your personal unique mod without copying me  :lol:

Nice pics ;)
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #46 on: August 09, 2012, 04:49:15 PM »
I really like the side view! It turned out great!
I'm not sold on the spoiler, but otherwise...pretty damn cool!

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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #47 on: August 09, 2012, 05:10:28 PM »
Thx for your comments!
In a way the pics dont do justice to the color combination, it looks much more aggressive in person.
From the 20 miles i drove today, the turning head index was far higher. I could tell everybody was trying to figure out what car it is
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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #48 on: August 09, 2012, 05:22:11 PM »
I like it, finally your personal unique mod without copying me  :lol:

Nice pics ;)
Arabas - Your car looks just beautiful...  :thumbs:

Kelu - Maybe not copying you but somebody else better look out!  :rofl:


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Re: AST Package - Opel GT
« Reply #49 on: August 09, 2012, 05:27:09 PM »
Kelu - Maybe not copying you but somebody else better look out!  :rofl:
:coffee: Hahahah, good find, isn't that Marbling?
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