FOOSE Ford Pickup Truck Model Kit
FOOSE Roush V8 Ford Pickup
FOOSE Ford FD100 pickup truck model is an all new tooling.
A couple of years ago Revell had a short list of kit ideas
and had people vote to choose which kits they would most
likely want to see.
truck, and the FOOSE cadillac, were the winners. in 2017
Revell produced both kits, and both have become very popular.
kit is an all new tooling, and has nothing in common with
prevous Revell or Monogram trucks of this body style.
real FOOSE truck had been heavily modified body wise and
this kit reflects all those changes. It also has an excellent
Jack Roush V8 engine.
is the V8 engine, dual exhaust, radiator,
brakes (very nicely engraved!), the two
door panels, headers, and dual exhaust.
decal sheet includes the wood bed accents, as well
an extra FOOSE art work decal.
are molded in red, and the FOOSE wheels
other parts are chrome plated.
is the tree with the clear parts. Nice rubber tires
included. The rear metal axle slips into the traditional
housing, while the front metal axle
into a very tiny hole in the oil pan. The metal
is partially hidden by the front suspension.
detailed ladder frame with brake booster.
links for the rear axle, front rack & pinion,
bar. As well as coil-over shocks
I've removed the parts from the trees.
upper roof panel is a separate part, I'm guessing
it's easier and better to mold it that way.
parts have a perfect drip molding around them, but
is a fine line seam on the back of the cab
it meets the separate roof panel.
can also help when painting, if you want to paint the roof
rather than the body color, which was a popular trend.
does a similiar roof panel on their 1960s Chevy trucks.
engraving is pretty good on the dash board and
as well as all the other parts.
are two small holes in the firewall for the hood hinges,
the two hinges are separate parts. If you don't plan
playing with the hood later, you may want to
those holes, and not use the hinges.
model can't be built "factory stock", as it's based
truck that was heavily customized. But if you want
custom truck you can have fun with any way you want to,
is a great choice. The Roush engine is an added plus,
I suspect it will find itself in many other kits that