Another Then Vs Now: Onyx V Spark, Lotus 100T Honda

There was a nice little ‘then V now’ review of the 1988 Lotus 100T in this week’s edition of the Raceland newsletter.

The company compared ‘mint boxed’ versions of the car as produced in 1989 by Onyx against the recently released Spark version.

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Lotus 100T Honda Nelson Piquet , Onyx v Spark 1/43

Lotus 100T Honda Nelson Piquet , Onyx v Spark 1/43

Lotus 100T Honda Nelson Piquet , Onyx v Spark 1/43

 

The Real Deal. Is it just my vision, or has Onyx actually done a better job back in the day of replicating the slimline nose shape better than today's Spark example?

The Real Deal. Is it just my vision, or has Onyx actually done a better job back in the day of replicating the shape (not the detail) of the slimline nose and ‘long low’ look of the car better than today’s Spark example?



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