I like that! And I did do it - or something similar - to the purple one and I think it came out the better for it also. But I do think I would take a sharpie or something and color that white running board black. but that's just me.
wow, does look way different without the side pipes and such...still a good looking truck, im working on my lil red right now got an interesting idea to do to it but still keeping it a 'lil red express..