June, 2015

 

Mixed News Briefs

Various modelling updates… Huge 1:12 Scale Bathurst Winner Apex Replicas will have the 2013 Bathurst winner (Mark Winterbottom/Steven Richards Pepsi MAX FG Falcon) produced in resin in huge 1:12 scale, available later this year. Apex say the closed body-shell resin model is produced from original CAD data supplied by Prodrive Racing Australia and will be built to order. They expect around  300 pieces, but the actual numbers will be confirmed when orders close. The model measures approximately 410mm long and 158mm wide. RRP $450. F1 World Champions Collection Here’s aRead More


LookSmart Ferrari’s & New Trax

Italian model maker LookSmart will produce the 2015 Ferrari SF15-T Formula One racers of Sebastian Vettel (Malaysian GP winner) and Kimi Raikkonen (2nd, Bahrain) in 1/43 scale. These handbuilt models should be a good quality substitute for what Burago will churn out, but they’re at the expensive end of the market with an Australian retail price of $155. Both are ready for pre-order (along with various sports cars and the 1971 312B2 F1) on the Apex website HERE. Trax has revealed a number of ‘coming soon’ models in their latestRead More