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Minichamps New Releases – Week 33

New releases from Minichamps to hit shelves this week are now in session.  The feature model is the 1:18, diecast metal, McLaren F1 GTR  Gulf Racing, drivers Bellm, Weaver, and Lehto – 24H Le Mans 1996.  A limited edition of only 304 pieces.  Other new examples are listed below by scale. Scale 1:12: PORSCHE 911 TURBO – 1977 – PINK Continue Reading...
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Minichamps New August Announcements

The team at Minichamps is working very hard. A slew of new material is coming over the next several weeks.  1:18 scale is the clear winner scale-wise, with over 20 new additions.  Some old moulds and some new.  Our favourite of the pack is the 1:18 McLaren F1 GTR racers.  The Gulf Team Davidoff, drivers Bscher, Pirro, and Capello – Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Minichamps Bentley State Limousine

Words and photos courtesy of Karsten Weiss   For most of her reign the Queen’s state limousines were Rolls Royces, but when Elisabeth II had her Golden Jubilee on the British throne in 2003, BMW did not yet have the rights to the brand name and was to re-launch the Rolls Royce brand, so  VW-owned Bentley seized the opportunity to Continue Reading...
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Minichamps New Releases – Week 31

There isn’t a whole lot this week to share, but Minichamps is offering up three new models.  The feature is the 1:18, diecast metal with opening parts Porsche 918 Spyder 2013 w/ Weissach Package – Red with White Stripes.  Seriously cool colour combo! One:12 fans will appreciate the two new race inspired releases, the Porsche 917K J.W. Engineering, drivers Rodriguez, Continue Reading...
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Minichamps New Releases – Week 31

News this week from Minichamps includes models in various scales, most in the 1:43 and 1:87 assortment.  BMW fans of 1:87 will appreciate the wealth of models in M2 and M4 trim.  Our feature model is the 1:18, diecast metal McLaren F1 GTR – BMW Team Bigazzi, drivers Piquet, Cecotto, and Sullivan – 24H Le Mans 1996.  Damn these McLaren’s Continue Reading...
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New Minichamps Release – Week 30

Not much to present that we haven’t highlighted earlier this month.  New are the four race BMWs.  The feature is BMW M6 GT3 Team Teo Martin Motorsport, drivers Ramos and Schothorst – International GT Open 2016.  The remaining three are shared below. Each is 1:43 scale and crafted in resin.  Each will set you back about 76 Euro. BMW M6 Continue Reading...
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Minichamps New Formula One & MotoGP Announcements

Minichamps is expanding their Formula One and MotoGP assortment with some new additions is 1:12, 1:18, and 1:43 scale.  Sorry, no photos to share at this time.  Look for future updates here at DiecastSociety.com Scale 1:12/1:18: YAMAHA YZR-M1 – MOVISTAR YAMAHA – VALENTINO ROSSI – POLE POSITION MUGELLO GP 2018 – W/ FIGURINE – 1:12 ASTON MARTIN RED BULL RACING Continue Reading...
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Minichamps New Releases – Week 27

We have a massive list of new models from Minichamps to share.  Scales touch 1:12, 1:18, and 1:43.   Seems the team at Minichamps has a little woodie for BMW M1.  In recent weeks we’ve seen new liveries, new presentation cars, and multiple scales.  This week the primary focus is once again the BMW M1, and that is why it has Continue Reading...
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Minichamps Expands F1 Collection

As the title states, Minichamps expands their Formula One collection with no less than eight new entries.  We have an assortment of 1:18 and 1:43 scale replicas to share.  Some vintage and some modern types.  See below for all the details.  Sorry, no photos to share at this time. Scale 1:18: ASTON MARTIN RED BULL RACING TAG-HEUER RB14 – DANIEL Continue Reading...
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Minichamps New Announcements!

Some new releases from Minichamps in 1:18 and 1:43 have just been announced.  Themes include race and street.  We have all detailed below by scale.  Sorry, no photos to share at this time. Enjoy! Scale 1:18: BMW Z4 GT3 (E89) – MILLS RACING – WITTMER/MILLS – CHAMPIONS PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE 2016 L.E. 252 pcs. BMW Z4 GT3 (E89) – TEAM Continue Reading...
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