Newsletter 203: Nrnberg International Toy Fair

Nrnberg International Toy Fair

Nrnberg International Toy Fair
The International Toy Fair is taking place this week at Nremberg (Germany) and some manufacturers will announce their new products for the next few months there. In an exclusive preview at SpotModel, Tamiya will announce the release their new 1/12 scale kit of the bike belonging to ...... :D

Tamiya: Model bike kit 1/12 scale - Honda RC213V Repsol #93 - Marc Mrquez - Spanish Grand Prix 2014 - paint masks, plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, other materials and assembly instructions

Reference: TAM14130

Tamiya latest creation, announced at Nuremberg International Toy Fair. Includes decals and paint masks for recreating Marc Mrquez's bike decoration, as well as clear parts for the tank grips and windshield, rubber slick tyres and racing stand, and if that's not enough, front, side, rear cowlings and tank cover are removable after assembly, and an optional front fork detail up set is also available. Just indulge yourself!
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Revell: Model car kit 1/25 scale - Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2014 - plastic model kit

Reference: REV07060

Although mainly designed for the American market, luckily Revell is also bringing it for the European market for a short time.
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Revell: Model car kit 1/25 scale - Ford Mustang GT 2014 - plastic model kit

Reference: REV07061

Coming from the American market, this Revell kit features a car body in aluminium colored plastic that also includes painted blue stripes. Parts listing also includes a fuuully detailed engine as well as the interior and bottom of the car.
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Heller: Model van kit 1/24 scale - Citron Type H - plastic model kit

Reference: 80768

Very interesting kit by Heller of a true french transport vehicle icon. The kit features a fully detailed engine, fully operational doors, and decals to address a few different decorations. It is the perfect kit for decorating like grandpa's van!!
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Revell: Model car kit 1/24 scale - Volkswagen Golf I Cabrio - plastic model kit

Reference: REV07071

A delicious kit by Revell of a true VW icon. Features dashboards for both left-handled and right-handled builds, a delicately detailed and manufactured bodywork, a decal sheet including license plates for several different countries, and a fully detailed engine
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Revell: Model car kit 1/25 scale - Shelby GT500 - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: REV07243

Newly reedited kit of the American super sports car. Released in 1/25 scale, it features a fully detailed engine and a wonderfully big parts break up. Can you resist?
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Revell: Model car kit 1/24 scale - Volkswagen Golf I GTI - plastic model kit

Reference: REV07072

The first Golf, the first of the mindblowing GTIs, became VW greatest icon without any doubts, and now converted by Revell into an awesome kit for the joy of all scale modelers worldwide. Engine is fully detailed, with a fully working front bonnet, assembly allows both left-handed and right-handed builds, and if that's not enough parts break-up is excellent. THANK YOU REVELL!!
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Renaissance Models: Marking / livery 1/24 scale - Renault R5 Alpine - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for ESCI reference 3016, or Italeri references 3652 and ITA3695

Reference: TK24-419

Decals set featuring the stripes used in the R5 Alpine, as well as Renault 5 TS, Renault 5 Alpine Coupe, and Renault 5 Alpine badges
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Renaissance Models: Detail up set 1/24 scale - Renault 5 Alpine Group 2 - for ESCI reference 3016, or Italeri references 3652 and ITA3695

Reference: TK24-417

Set of resin parts for detailing both Esci and Italei R4. The set includes dashboard, two bucket seats, a helmet holder, an additional gas tank, front headlamps, fog ligts, bonnet pins and exhaust pipe embellishments.
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Renaissance Models: Auxiliary headlamp 1/24 scale - Additional curved headlamps - resins - 4 units

Reference: 24LP1

Set of 4 additional headlamps, similar to the classic Oscar, made up of one piece for the case, another one for the interior of the lamp, and one transparent part for the optics.
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Shunko Models: Marking / livery 1/20 scale - Williams Honda FW11 Canon Mobil1 #5, 6 - Nigel Ernest James Mansell, Nelson Piquet - FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1986 - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for Tamiya reference TAM20019

Reference: SHK-D262

Finally you can build your old FW11 kit without worrying about the yellowish decals. This reference from Shunko Models includes every decal you need, with all sponsor logos redesigned and printed with full details.
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Italeri: Model truck kit 1/24 scale - Peterbilt 378-119 - plastic model kit

Reference: 3894

A classic american truck, now reedited by Italeri with a brand new decal decoration printed by offset techniques. The kit also includes a chromed sprue, rubber tyres and an endless number of parts to have a great time.
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Italeri: Model truck kit 1/24 scale - Iveco Stralis 560 Hi-Way Euro 5 - plastic model kit

Reference: 3899

Italeri delights us with this Iveco 560 kit, a truly gorgeous European machine. Below countless plastic parts, you will also find in the box silver precut vinyl, 3D assembly instructions, a fully detailed engine, and an extensive decal sheet.
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Italeri: Model truck kit 1/24 scale - MAN F2000 6x4 - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals and assembly instructions

Reference: 3901

The kit includes decals for two different decorations, besides the usual rubber tyres, detailed interior, mechanical parts, chrome parts, ... included by Italeri in their truck models.
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Studio27: Marking / livery 1/24 scale - Lancia Stratos HF BIC #8 - Tasos 'Siroco' Livieratos + Manlis Makrinos - Acropolis rally 1978 - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for Hasegawa references 20217, 20261, 20268, 20282, 25032, HACR32 and HACR33, or Italeri reference 3654

Reference: ST27-DC1122

It's not quite usual to find Greek pilots in the World Rally Championship, but here's one of them and his co-driver racing at the Acropolis Rally 1978 on their Lancia Stratos, loaded with BIC logos.
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Renaissance Models: Rims 1/12 scale - Ducati 1199 Panigale S - resin - for Tamiya references TAM14129 and TAM14132

Reference: 12AM-009

Set of resin parts for replacing Tamiya Panigale rims, detailing even the embossed inscriptions on rim panels.
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Studio27: Decals 1/24 scale - Lancia 037 Rally RACC Bendix Espaa #12 - Salvador Servi + Jordi Sabater - Montecarlo Rally 1986 - for Hasegawa references 20264, 20277, 20299, 25030 and HACR30

Reference: ST27-DC1130

Servi gave a few extreme driving lessons with the Lancia Rally 037 that you can now reproduce thanks to these Montecarlo Rally decals.
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Shunko Models: Decals 1/12 scale - Carbon fiber

Reference: SHK-D300

A special edition by Shunko for commemorating their anniversary. Just don't doubt: they ARE simply awesome!!. Sheet measures 134mm x 198mm.
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Renaissance Models: Decals 1/24 scale - Citron DS19 #176 - Paul Coltelloni + Pierre Alexandre + Claude Desrosiers - Montecarlo Rally 1959 - for Ebbro reference EBR25005

Reference: TK24-422

These lads with number 176 where the winners at 1959 Montecarlo Rally, and you can now reproduce their car using these decals and Ebbro scale model kit.
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Tabu Design: Decals 1/24 scale - Toyota TA64 Celica Marlboro #21 - Safari Rally 1985 - for Beemax Model Kits reference B24004

Reference: TABU24070

Additional decals for Aoshima scale model kit including the Marlboro sponsor and number pads in the same fluo tones.
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Italeri: Model truck kit 1/24 scale - Volvo FH16 520 Sleeper cab - plastic model kit

Reference: 3907

A great looking Volvo FH-16 scale model kit with Italy printed decals using offset tecnologies, also including the usual rubber tires, plastic parts and the always detailed Italeri break up.
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Italeri: Model truck kit 1/24 scale - Scania 143M Topline 4x2 ita28.5

Reference: 3910

A gorgeous Scania 143M scale model kit by Italeri including, in addition to many others, one sprue with chromed parts, decals with license plates from different countries, the usual rubber tyres, several sprues with plastic parts, and the classical detailed parts break up found on Italeri kits.
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Heller: Model car kit 1/24 scale - Citron Mehari - plastic model kit

Reference: 80760

One of Citron most versatile, durable and original designs of all times, now finally in a scale model by Heller. The kit also includes a detailed engine.
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