More Special Models for Diecast Expo

Some additional ‘special offer’ models have been announced for the Diecast Expo. Firstly, ACE Models have produced this replica of the Holden Precision Driving Team Commodores from the early 80s. The VH SS is 1/43 resin and includes the ‘missing decals’. 300 will be produced at $99.95 each.   Secondly, ACE Models have done a 1:64 scale Mad Max twin set – the colourful MFP 4-door XB and Max’s famous black hardtop version. The packaging depicts the cars sitting on a road stretching back to the horizon. Production is 1000Read More

Truck Development At Models 56

Development shot of the 1956 Ford F600 car carrier that Model56 are doing in 1/43 scale (the wagon on top is not part of the deal!). Other (non race) cars in various stages of production and development are: Ford Mainline Ute ( Cusso) Valiant Pacer and Regal 1970 Coupes Valiant Sports Van Holden HQ LS Monaro Holden HD Panel Van Ford Landau stock and modified. Holden FC Ute and Wagons modified  

Some Touring Car Fixes & Enhancements

A number of models that I’ve purchased (some from quite a while ago!) that needed to be fixed or enhanced in some way. Firstly, the GTHO Super Falcon from Models56/ARMCO. Next is Classic Carlectables’ 2010 HRT VE Commodore of Garth Tander/Cameron McConville in the retro livery ran at Bathurst that year to commemorate 20 years since the livery won on a VL Commodore with Win Percy & Allan Grice in 1990. Above & Below: Same deal with the white showing around the wheel arch and side skirt areas Finally, theRead More