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Monster Hobbies Model Car Contest
September 27th, 2014.
In store only! 10:00am-4:00pm.
All work must be done by the entrant. All classes are for 1:24 - 1:25 scale models, unless otherwise noted.
MHJ - JUNIOR OPEN CLASS
For ages sixteen and under. Open to any style of motor vehicle of any scale. All work on the model must be done by the entrant.
MHA/C - ADULT / CHILD
A joint project between an adult and a child age twelve or under. The child must be responsible for at least half of the finishing and construction work. Open to any style of motor vehicle of any scale.
For ages eighteen through infinity. Entrants from younger age groups may compete in the adult classes if they desire.
MH1. Out of Box…Built from kit parts only. No parts swapping or aftermarket allowed. Paint, foil, decals & flocking are allowed. Filler may be used to correct “sink marks” or other manufacturing flaws.
MH2. Showroom Stock…Documented factory-produced vehicles as they were when they were new. Paint, upholstery, body trim, & all other details must replicate stock items. Factory available options are OK. Documentation such as dealer brochures, magazine articles, etc. (copies OK) must be on hand to show authenticity.
MH3. Hot Rod…Production vehicles 1948 and earlier that display a stock or nearly-stock production body with modified or enhanced engine, chassis, and interior.
MH4. Kustom…Vehicles from 1949 and later exhibiting minor changes. Examples - frenched headlights, trim removal, rolled pans, different taillights or bumpers, bolt-on fender skirts, chopped tops, sectioning, shortening, stretching, channeling, molded-in fins, or reshaping/replacing major body panels.
MH5. Lowrider…Vehicles with paint, interiors, chassis, etc. which replicate the lowrider style. Static models only. No working dance/hop models.
MH6. Tuner…Any American or Foreign vehicle with 4 or 6 cylinder motor built to replicate the latest “Tuner” style.
MH7. Concepts... Any “All Original” vehicle that is your own creation. You can do this by combining parts from multiple kits or design your own.
MH8. Drag Racers...Any era straight-line acceleration competition vehicles equipped with open, lift-off or flip-top bodies or quarter panels. Includes dragsters, funny cars, pro stock,pro mod, exhibition cars, front engine dragsters, gassers, altered wheelbasecars, funny cars, roadsters, etc.
MH9. Open Wheel Racing...Any open-wheel racing car, including land speed cars - except drag racing. Any scale.
MH10. Closed Fender Racing…Any closed-fender racing car, including land speed cars and NASCAR -except drag racing. Any scale.
MH11. Light Commercial…Any all-terrain vehicle, sport utility vehicle, pickup, 4-wheel drive, Jeep (or Jeep Style), Van, or sedan delivery with or without commercial markings. - Service vehicles such as delivery, police, fire & rescue, etc. with 1 ton or less capacity shall have appropriate markings.
MH12. Heavy Commercial…Service vehicles such as trucking, construction, fire & rescue, & others with over 1 ton capacity. - Should have appropriate markings.
MH13. 1/32nd Scale and Smaller…No restrictions on type of motor vehicle.
MH14. 1/20th Scale and Larger.... Larger than 1/12. No restrictions on type of motor vehicle.
MH15. Motorcycle…2- or 3-wheeled vehicles, any scale.
MH16. Movie/TV Vehicles…Any movie or television car such as Ecto-1 or The General Lee. Any scale.
MH17. Special Interest....Any vehicle that does not fit in any other category, but a category all it's own!