Artist Hetain Patel’s first car was a 1988 Ford Fiesta. Now, together with his father, he’s souped up a different Fiesta into a _Transformers-_style robot sculpture. It does not move or fight villains, unfortunately. Here’s Patel’s description of the project:

In the video above you’ll see a timelapse of the process, and, after 10 minutes, will hear the 1986 song “You’ve Got The Touch.” This video has everything, is what I’m saying.

[Vimeo via PSFK]