I Built My Own Emory Outlaw Porsche 356, In 1:18 Scale

The story behind this scale model officially started a little more than a year ago, but its roots run a bit deeper than the micro mechanics involved with building it. I knew what an Emory creation was long before I knew who created it, and my early dive down the automotive rabbit hole was with early air-cooled Volkswagens. To be honest, deep down inside I think nearly every early Volkswagen owner wants to end up parking a Porsche in the garage at some point—at least I did. I clearly remember cutting out pictures of Emory’s Special out of an Excellence magazine and putting them up on the walls next to my VWs. More than just attention-grabbing, an Emory creation inspires you to build something for yourself, and since I’ve always appreciated these modified vintage Porsche’s it was natural for me to gravitate toward emulating them in diecast. In other words, something I could afford. So back in November of 2016, I took a stab at modifying something bigger than a … Continue reading I Built My Own Emory Outlaw Porsche 356, In 1:18 Scale