Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

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Post by Serafa » Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:59 pm

Another super cool addition! I like the BMW (I like the color, but maybe I won't anymore in 20 years from now) and the RS200 is an iconic rally car (even more iconic with this livery).
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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Simon » Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:51 am

Few to add here, the first of which was a pleasant surprise as I didn't know this was coming. Sunstar Ford Escort Mk2 - Haynes of Maidstone. Bought several of these, most of which went to Haynes of Maidstone with one being displayed with the 1:1 car. Wasn't sure what the quality of this was going to be like, but was very impressed.

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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Tom » Wed Jan 03, 2018 9:13 am

Very nice indeed!

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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Galaxy Gaz » Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:12 am

Very nice Simon........youve got this from Vanguards too havent you ?

Ive had a few of these Sunstar Escort`s and they are pretty well done models but can get very expensive as the Ford boys love them :D
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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Simon » Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:17 am

Tom wrote:
Wed Jan 03, 2018 9:13 am
Very nice indeed!
Thanks Tom.
Galaxy Gaz wrote:
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:12 am
Very nice Simon........youve got this from Vanguards too havent you ?

Ive had a few of these Sunstar Escort`s and they are pretty well done models but can get very expensive as the Ford boys love them :D
Cheers Gary. Yes, this was also released as a Corgi Vanguard recently.

Glad I jumped on them when I did......managed to get four of them; 1 for me, 1 for my brother and 2 for Haynes.

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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Simon » Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:40 am

Dealer Edition new BMW 5-Series

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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Simon » Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:02 am

My first BBR, and a model I had wanted for a long time...... Mrs Simon delivered this Xmas!

BBR Abarth 695 Biposto

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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by LUW » Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:38 am

You should treat Mrs. Simon VERY well.
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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Tom » Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:45 am

Now that is COOL.

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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Serafa » Wed Jan 24, 2018 7:43 pm

Seriously, I LOVE this car. Congratulations for your new purchase. It looks awesome in gray.
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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by JSB33 » Thu Jan 25, 2018 5:28 am

Not may favorite car but the model is fantastic.
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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by GarageOnAWall » Thu Jan 25, 2018 10:43 am

Superb BIG model of a most interesting tiny car! Didn't know BBR was doing these, would seriously want at the right price 8-) BB
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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Simon » Thu Mar 01, 2018 11:28 am

BMW Dealer Edition Z8.....last of the Heritage Collection

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Re: Simon's new 1/18 acquisition thread

Post by Tom » Thu Mar 01, 2018 11:53 am

Fantastic model of a beautiful car!

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