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Sun Star New July Announcements

A mix of street and race is on tap from Sun Star this month, all in 1:18 scale.  Still crafting with good old diecast metal, the team has ten new specimens coming available this month.  Our favourite by far is the 1:18 Porsche 356A 1500 GS Carrera GT based on the 1957 platform.  Two colours will be offered, they include Continue Reading...
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May New Releases Sun Star

There is much to see from Sun Star this month, though most are new colours based on current assortment offerings.  Our favourite of the bunch comes from the Sun Star Rally Series, the 1:18 Peugeot 206 WRC 2002 R.Burns/R.Reid (3854).  Other new models are presented below with model number. 4498 – Ford Escort MKII – #10 A.Vatanen/D.Richards – 1st 1980 Continue Reading...
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Sun Star 1962 Volkswagen Samba – White Wedding Version

Roes are Red and Violets are Blue, why do we have flowers on a diecast metal model like you?  All joking aside folks, the latest theme Volkswagen Samba is displaying a wedding/flower theme.  This 1:12, diecast metal model is constructed with 600+ pieces.  With full 360 access.  We’re sure the model will appeal to those hardcore Volkswagen lovers out there.  Continue Reading...
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Sun Star Ford Model A Fever!

Sun Star is back this month with a slew of 1:18 scale models featuring the Ford Model A.  Our pick of the litter is the Ford Model A Pickup completed Gunmetal Grey.  The model itself features diecast exterior and access to the motor, interior and more. 6134 – 1931 Ford Model A Coupe – Stone Brown 6133 – 1931 Ford Continue Reading...
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New Sun Star Releases!

News from Sun Star is slew of new material, all in 1:18 scale.  The feature is the livery 1967 Mercury Cougar Racing #48, driver Scott Hackenson.  We love this series.  All diecast models, bring forward a little vintage Americana racing.  Each new release is detailed below with model number.  Enjoy! 1581 -1967 Mercury Cougar Racing -#41 Allant Moffat 1580 – Continue Reading...
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Sun Star 2018 Catalogue

It’s that time of year we start to present the latest 2018 footprint from the major brands.  The first manufacturer to the show is the team from Sun Star.  Looks like the focus will continue with Japanese car culture in both 1:18 and 1:43 scale. The likes of the 2013 Subaru BRZ, 2013 Subaru Forester 2.0XT, 2014 Subaru XV, 2015 Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Sun Star Subaru WRX STi S207 NBR Challenge Package

The folks at Sun Star were kind enough to forward us a sample of their latest model, the 1:18 Subaru WRX STi S207 NBR Challenge Package.  The model is based on the 2015 platform and features diecast metal exterior and access to the motor and interior.  Retail for the Subaru WRX STi S207 NBR Challenge is $79US or roughly $95CND. Continue Reading...
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Sun Star New December Releases

Sun Star has a massive haul of new material ready for December.  There are may themes being touched, they include vintage in street and race trim and retro American muscle.  The feature is the uber cool 1971 Ford Mustang MACH I in Gaber Green.  She is also available in Bright Yellow.  Each model presented here is scaled in 1:18 and Continue Reading...
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Sun Star New Deliveries for November

Sun Star has three new models available this month.  The first, which you saw back in October in Ornage is the 1:18, diecast, Subaru WRX STI S207 NBR Challenge Package in Blue with Black wheels.  A lump sum of 3888 pieces of this colour will be issued.  More good news, the team is forwarding us a sample of the above.  Continue Reading...
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Sun Star New Releases October

Sun Star is back this month with a slew of new material and some familiar faces in new colours.  The feature goes to the highly anticipated Subaru 1:18 Subaru WRX Sti S207 NBR Challenge Package based on the 2015 platform.  Decent detail outside and in make it a perfect candidate for any budget collector.  Other new models in 1:18 scale Continue Reading...
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