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Solido Production Renault RS18 “Version de Presentation”

Sometimes we have to eat our own words.  In the case of the upcoming release from Solido, we initially denounced the pre-production images as somewhat rough around the edges.  We were wrong!  From an entry-level scale replica, this model is very capable. Let us officially present new images of the production version of Solido’s first Formula One race car.  This Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Solido Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic

One of the most iconic marquees ever is Bugatti.  Setting the stage long ago for beauty, function, and speed!  Today the reins of the brand are pushed to the limits with the Volkswagen/Audi Group of brands.  Back in the mid-1930’s the Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic made an appearance.  Today it is regarded as one of the most beautiful cars Continue Reading...
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Solido New Formula One Series

Here’s a surprise indeed, the team at Solido is adding a new layer to their scale model division.  Formula One will return.  More details will follow come October, but what we know today is the following: scale is 1:18, the material is resin, and each piece is sealed. Based on press release photo the model looks quite primitive, but alas Continue Reading...
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Solido New Street & Rally!

News from Solido are a couple new additions in 1:18 scale.  This unique brand is still producing affordable, diecast metal with opening bits scale models.   First on the block is the Mini Cooper Sport Flag Red.  Second coming from their rally series is the RS Maxi Asturias, driver C.Sainz.  Shelf date is scheduled for October 2018. Product# S1800604 / Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Solido Volkswagen Beetle 1303 SCCA Rally

Solido has been holding there own with their budget concise models.  Still providing 1:18 fans with a diecast metal replica, which is something of a lost art today.  Expanding on the SCCA Rally Series, the team last June released their version of the 1:18 Volkswagen Beetle 1303.  Retail for this example is suggested $44.95 Euro or about $67 CND.  The Continue Reading...
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Solido New Deliveries July

We have new deliveries to share from Solido this month. When first announced the pair of French classic Bugatti’s made a splash, well they are now available to add to your collection.  Brand new tooling brings the 1:18 Bugatti Atlantic in Black and Blue.  Note the elegant wire wheels on the Black version.  Each can be had for less than Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Solido BMW (E30) M3 & M3 Sport Evolution

The E30 BMW M3 is considered by some as a purist car, a driving experience unmatched at the time.  We tend to agree.  Looks wise the car hits all the marks, and is by far a 180 departure the BMW brand offers today with the assortment of overly loaded bell and whistles that engulf the overall designs of the day. Continue Reading...
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Solido Complete June Footprint

Solido has given DiecastSociety.com an exclusive first peek at their June assortment of new releases.   A total of seven new models will be released, all in 1:18 scale.  The theme for June includes Street, Service and Rally.  Each is completed diecast metal.  Some provide access to internal bits, which others are static and sealed.   Each piece is also Continue Reading...
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Solido May Deliveries and More!

Solido is giving DiecastSociety.com an exclusive look at their 1:18 May deliveries. The re-tooled BMW M3 based on the E30 chassis is front and centre. The model is completed in diecast and offers new collectors budget friendly BMW in sports trim for less than 45 Euro or roughly $70CND. The 1937 Citroën Traction 11CV is a notable mention too. The Continue Reading...
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Solido Bugatti Atlantic SC

Now, this is an odd surprise.  Solido is set to release the Bugatti Atlantic SC in 1:18 scale.  If memory serves us well there was no mention of this beauty in their 2018 catalogue.  And one begs to ask the question, is something so classic and so pure need to be replicated from a budget-focused brand? We tend to disagree, Continue Reading...
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