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Defender of the Crown, or Camel Trophy Edition…

Almost Real is working towards the 1:18 diecast metal crown.  With their latest project almost ready for market, the 1:18 Defender Camel Trophy Edition, one can see this title is certainly within grasp!  The model shows extraordinary brilliance on all levels.  Inside and out their attention to detail is second to none at this price point.  Look for the Defender Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Almost Real Mercedes-Benz Maybach S600

Words and photos courtesy of Karsten Weiss   Mercedes Benz has not tried to “resurrect” the Maybach as its own brand a second time after they had so miserably failed to keep it alive at the beginning of the millennium. It was then conceived as being too similar, merely a blown-up version of the S-Class and therefore rejected by customers Continue Reading...
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Almost Real Mercedes-Benz G500 4X4² – Iridium Silver

Almost Real unveils a new colour for their1:18 Mercedes-Benz G500 4X4².  Iridium Silver is the next colour in the mix.  Model shines with full 360 access and level of detail we saw back in the hay days of scale model collecting.  The Mercedes-Benz G500 4X4² should be in shelves in mid-September. Product# 820204...
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Almost Real Defender 90 Exclusives

I guess the photo gave it away, more news on the SUV/Jeep front from Almost Real.  The team is set to release three special edition Defender 90’s, all in 1:18 scale. We’re sure the execution will be on point.  Many will praise the development of more classic diecast metal.  We love you guys, really we do, but can we see Continue Reading...
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Almost Real 1970 Range Rover – New Colours

Almost Real is officially releasing photos of the next available colours of their brilliant 1:18 Range Rover.  Bahama Gold and White are the new colours, each looks terrific.  If interested in a full detailed review, click the REVIEWS link to learn more on the Range Rover from Almost Real. Product# 810102 / 810103...
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Almost Real 2018 Footprint

Almost Real has given some insight of what fans of their brand are expected to see in production form for 2018.  There is a lot to see here but based on history we do believe the bitten off more than they can chew.  The list contains 1:43 and 1:18 scale.  I hope the team proves us wrong! Scale 1:43: 410211 Continue Reading...
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Almost Real Bentley Mulsanne

Almost Real is providing fans with a glimpse at their future release of the 1:18 Bentley Mulsanne.  We have photos of three variants to share, they include the standard Mulsanne, Mulsanne Speed, and Mulsanne Grand Limousine.  Each piece is highly detailed with 360 access and good old fashion diecast metal exterior.  I’m sure they are a few perspective buyers awaiting their Continue Reading...
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Almost Real – Hobby Expo China 2018

It seems the fire is being lit under the rear of the Almost Real brass.  Though we still think it should bun even hotter!  The team officially unveils samples of highly anticipated projects at Hobby Expo China 2018.  Based on what we gather they are committed to a storm of “supercar” releases for 2018.  Let’s hope this is the case.  Continue Reading...
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First Look: Almost Real Mercedes AMG GT-R

If you weren’t impressed with the budget Norev release, the team at Almost Real is unveiling a few pre-production images of their version of the 1:18 Mercedes AMG GT-R.  Their model will encompass a full 360 approach with diecast metal exterior and full access too.  Let’s hope they work a little on the panel gaps before the final version hits Continue Reading...
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