Is painting a race car easy or hard?

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Is painting a race car easy or hard?

Post by BlazingEmpireHD on Tue Oct 11, 2016 10:09 am

For a good long time, I have been wanting to start a league with some of my own painted cars. However, I am not exactly aure how to do that, and if it would be something that clicks with you instantly, or it takes awhile.

I would love to be able to figure this out and paint some cars!
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Re: Is painting a race car easy or hard?

Post by Rovenami on Tue Oct 11, 2016 10:30 am

BlazingEmpireHD wrote:For a good long time, I have been wanting to start a league with some of my own painted cars. However, I am not exactly aure how to do that, and if it would be something that clicks with you instantly, or it takes awhile.

I would love to be able to figure this out and paint some cars!
That depends on what you are painting, for now I'd suggest start with something simple.
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Re: Is painting a race car easy or hard?

Post by BlazingEmpireHD on Tue Oct 11, 2016 10:41 am

Say, if I started with a regular cup car, it would be easier?
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Re: Is painting a race car easy or hard?

Post by gwoodard41 on Tue Oct 11, 2016 12:10 pm

Default cup is the easiest. I recommend finding and downloading carviewer, which will allow you to see the paint schemes in 3D.
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Re: Is painting a race car easy or hard?

Post by BlazingEmpireHD on Tue Oct 11, 2016 4:05 pm

I'll definitely give it a try some time. Thanks guys!
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Re: Is painting a race car easy or hard?

Post by Cynon on Mon Oct 17, 2016 6:36 pm

Default Cup is the easiest to paint on because of the number of resources available for it. No question about it. The various pre-Gen6 COT cars are also pretty easy for the same reason and seldom will you need to wrap anything around a wireframe.

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Re: Is painting a race car easy or hard?

Post by TPGRacing75 on Sat Oct 29, 2016 11:22 am

Cars are as complicated or easy as you want them to be.

Unsponsored/Underfunded teams are relatively easy

Stuff like the M'n'M's cars and the 2016 NOS car can be quite difficult on the other hand.

Also, like Cynon said, Original Cup/COT's are the easiest to paint. Start with those.
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