KYOSHO 1:64 – Mercedes Benz G55 AMG

As the Garage grows in 1/64 scale, it means that 1/43 space is being reduced. One of my favourite castings in 1/43 is the AutoArt G55 AMG. Before Land Rover got in on the performance 4WD act, Mercedes have this beast, and TBH, I think it is just a little bit cooler – even though…

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…