For the third year in a row, Dick Johnson Racing will field a retro livery car at the Bathurst 1000. And once again, it will be modeled by Apex Replicas.
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Classics have released the latest newsletter, #57. Download a PDF copy HERE 1:43 V8 Supercars from 888, FPR and HRT have been confirmed for a 3rd quarter release, RRP $34.95. Quality looks the same as last year’s cars, but with updated 2014 decoration. Most of the other news was 1:18 related. FPR Pepsi Crew FG … Read more Classic Carlectables Newsletter #57 (July-September 2014)
The Mattel/Ferrari deal will officially end on 31 December 2014. I cheered at this news!
Latest Aussie model news and releases
Sample of the 1:43 scale Efijy showing the car in production colour and special premium display box. The box will change for the final production (the carbon fibre panel will be replaced with something much lighter to make the car stand out more) and each model will have a metal plaque showing the model description and serial number.
No Formula One race cars this week, but there is an interesting old Hispano- Suiza from 1911 and the “rollout” version of the famous Porsche 956 racer that was sold to many customer racers in the early/mid 1980s
Apex Replicas has announced a new premium range of limited edition resin models – “The Apex Collection” in 1:43 scale.
Subjects will be chosen for their exclusivity and special appeal. The first model in the collection will be the Holden Efijy concept car.
Spark will produce Alan Jones’ World Championship winning Williams FW07B from 1980 in 1:18 scale.