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Collectors Club Newsletter - 30 Oct 2003
Next Weeks New Arrivals.
A small shipment of 1:64 scale Mazda models will be arriving early next week. The new models are RX-3 Savanna GT in white, RX-7 Savanna GT-X in red and RX-7 RZ in white. Kyosho's 1:64 models are extremely highly detailed and the very strong following of Mazda RX models are sure to make these models 'must haves' in collections everywhere.
New Model Announcements.
Minichamps have some exciting new announcements for Senna and F1 collectors.
As part of the ever growing Ayrton Senna Collection Minichamps have announced that they will be producing a special set of 1:8 helmets from Ayrton's F1 career.
The included helmets are:
1984 Toleman Hart. 1985 Lotus Renault.
1986 Lotus Renault. 1987 Lotus Honda.
1988 McLaren Honda. 1989 McLaren Honda.
1990 McLaren Honda. 1991 McLaren Honda.
1992 McLaren Honda. 1993 McLaren Ford.
1994 Williams Renault.
These helmets will be produced in a special helmet shaped display box and will be and individually numbered limited edition. See website item number 540 388494
The following Formula 1 test cars have been confirmed in limited edition to be produced in 1:43 scale.
Minardi Ford PS03 G. Bruni. Limited Edition 576pcs.Minardi Ford PS03 M. Bobbi. Limited Edition 576pcs.Jordan Ford EJ13 B. Wirdheim. Limited Edition 648pcs.Jordan Ford EJ13 S. Motoyama. Limited Edition 2.448pcs.Renault F1 Team R23 F. Montagny. Limited Edition 720pcs. Renault F1 Team R23 A. McNish. Limited Ed. 1.152pcs.
A whole host of great new models will be released by Autoart over the coming months.
The new models include (all 1:18 scale) a 1953 Corvette, Lamborghini Murcielago concept car, Mark 1 Ford Escort, Ford Lotus Cortina, 'Gran Turismo' edition Nissan Skyline GTR, and many others.
Keep an eye on future newsletters for more specific news as we come closer to the release dates.
Monaro - Rebirth of a Legend.
Biante have secured a limited number of the new release book 'Monaro - Rebirth of a legend'. This book is beautifully presented in hardcover with 208 pages surrounding the history of the Monaro name and early Monaro models, the beginning of the idea to bring Monaro back to production from concept coupe through to production ready V2 Monaro. It also covers the cooperation between Holden and Biante that allowed us to have a 1:18 scale models of the Monaro on sale the same day the real car was announced to the public. This is a must for Holden, Monaro, and Biante fans.
1:64 Mobil/Autobarn 'King Of The Mountain' model kit.
To announce the first release of our special 1:64 models in kit form Biante have, at the request of Mobil and Autobarn,produced a special release 'Peter Brock King of the Mountain' Holden race car that will be available through a Mobil promotion in Autobarn stores. The model is a specially designed Holden race car in Mobil/Autobarn livery with a list of Peter Brock wins at Bathurst and is packaged in blister pack form with special Brock design. These models will be available shortly in Autobarn stores as a free gift with the purchase of Mobil oils.
The range of 1:64 kits will be announced over the next few months.
Free Cabinet Offer.
The free cabinet offer is going extremely well. When you return your 8 coupons to us please make sure that the address you supply will be attended during business hours as the cabinets must be sent by road freight due to their size. A work address is preferred as the package must be signed for upon delivery.