A Con and a Cabriolet – One-off 1971 Rolls-Royce Phantom VI cabriolet

An amazing piece of coachbuilding……………. A Con and A Cabriolet One-off 1971 Rolls-Royce Phantom VI cabriolet to be auctioned; originally commissioned by a British playboy turned jailbird with connections to Princess Margaret but only actually completed in 1993 A 1971 Rolls-Royce Phantom VI all-weather cabriolet with bodywork by the renowned Italian automotive stylist Frua is…

Tomica Series – No.91 – Mercedes Benz SLS AMG

I only say this – Some collectors are falling over themselves about the recent Mercedes-Benz SLR Mclaren casting released by Matchbox. So why can Tomica release a relevant casting like the SLS AMG whilst the best Matchbox can muster is a old casting brought out if retirement?  (OK, the G63 6×6 should be good on…

Old skool Fire

I totally forgot about these photos on my phone. Whilst taking the wee one to a Children’s play area in Lorrach, Germany, we normally stop at the local fire station to have a peek at the appliances. Fortunately, these classic vehicles made an appearance outside and I could not resist a few snaps. Lovely to…

Majorette Dubai Police Supercars – 5-set.

So Majorette are doing all things good at the moment. I mused that I was very pleased to have received quickly the special edition Dubai Police Cars set from the UAE, as this was a totally unique and rare as many outside of the UAE would not be able to get their hands on one.…

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The AROCS has landed.

Finally. I have been trying to put off this purchase for double VIP LEGO points but with a great deal from Migros at CHF40 off the RRP that is too good an offer. And so the build commences. Just to let you know: the manual is 470 pages long – it is a huge work……and…

Led Zepplin

It is not often that you seen a Maybach these days – basically a posh S-Klasse……….so I was surprised to see this parked outside the London office the other day. It wasn’t even a 62 model – but one called a Zepplin……..harking back to the original monoliths of old……….. Does not inspire me as a…

Finally revealed: LEGO Technic 42043 Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3245

Oh Lordy – check out this Bad Bwoy! Due for release in August this year, this is an impressive set! Dual front wheel steering with independent suspension, double rear tyres, tipping back end and a new pneumatic system – it looks the bloody nuts. It is not going to be cheap either – looks like…