Newsletter 253: A tomato in stripes

A tomato in stripes

A tomato in stripes
Starsky and Hutch, the two California cops from the popular American television series of 70s, were known and admired (among other things) for driving a fast and distinctive Ford Torino painted in red with a long white stripe: the "tomato in stripes" :)

Surely many of us played during our childhood to be the "blonde" or "brown" cop... Who can forget the precious Ford Torino of these cool cops? Who will be able to refrain from building the model of this epic TV car that Revell will soon put on the market? :D

Be fast, aim well and come straight to SpotModel for the models of your dreams.

Revell: Model car kit 1/25 scale - Ford Torino 1976 - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals and assembly instructions

Reference: REV07038

Extensive and detailed kit of the 1976 Ford Torino, that you can now recreate with the decoration of the famous car starring Starsky and Hutch policemen TV series. It includes a fully detailed engine, fully operable bonnet, Italy printed decals, and detailed interior.
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Revell: Model bike kit 1/8 scale - US Police Harley Davidson - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: REV07915

The most classic of police motorcycles, the Harley Davidson used by the American police. The kit includes a large part listing tagged by the manufacturer as "skill level 5" (expert modelers).
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Zero Paints: Paint - Jaguar Opalescent Silver Blue - 60ml

Reference: ZP-1398-4649

"Opalescent silver blue" tone from Jaguar color chart. It is served in 60ml bottle, ready to be used with an airbrush.
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Renaissance Models: Rims and tyres set 1/24 scale - Renault R5 R12 Fergat 13 inches - resin parts and rubber parts - for Heller reference 80717, or Italeri reference 3652, or Tamiya reference TAM24027 - 4 units

Reference: 24FERG

Set of rims and tyres for all types of Renault models from the 70s and 80s. The outer diameter of the tyre is 22.5mm, once assembled on the included rim.
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Renaissance Models: Rims and tyres set 1/24 scale - OZ 18 inches 15 arms 5 nuts - resin parts and rubber parts - for Belkits references BEL-005, BEL010 and BEL011

Reference: 24OZ18-15-IV

Set of four slick tires and OZ 18 inch rims, featuring 15-spoke and five nuts, as used especially in the VW Polo at the World Rally Championship.
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Renaissance Models: Antenna 1/24 scale - Antenna with spring base - metal parts

Reference: 24ANT

Metal antenna with flexible base (spring type), perfect for detailing your 1/24 scale rally cars.
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Renaissance Models: Antenna 1/43 scale - Antenna with spring base - metal parts

Reference: 43ANT

Metal antenna with flexible base (spring type), perfect for detailing your rally cars in 1/43 scale.
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Zero Paints: Paint - Pagani Huayra pearl red - for Aoshima reference 01091

Reference: ZP-1440

Pre-thinned paint for airbrush use. It's color tone is specifically formulated to paint the Pagani Huayra.
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Zero Paints: Paint - McLaren 570S Ventura Orange - for Revell reference REV07051

Reference: ZP-1441

Orange color tone specifically formulated to be used on the McLaren 570S. The paint is served pre-thinned for airbrush use.
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Tamiya: Model bike kit 1/6 scale - Honda CRF 1000L Africa Twin Enduro - metal parts, plastic parts, rubber parts, turned metal parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: TAM16042

Tamiya is back in the saddle with a new 1/6 scale model. For many years they didn't release anything on that scale, and we loved to see they are getting back at it. The parts list is infinite, including metal parts, separates wheel spokes, ... Fantastic!!!
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Studio27: Carbon fibre pattern decal 1/20 scale - Lotus Ford 107 #11, 12 1992 - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for Tamiya reference TAM20037

Reference: ST27-CD20041

Carbon fiber patterns for the Lotus Ford 107, specifically designed to be used with Tamiya kit. Also including number pards and several sponsor logos as Nichibutsu, Momo, Good Year, Frazer-Nash, Firstair, etc.
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Studio27: Carbon fibre pattern decal 1/24 scale - Honda Acura NSX - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for Tamiya reference TAM24344

Reference: ST27-CD24020

Carbon fibre patterns to be used on the Honda Acura NSX released by Tamiya. They are beautiful!!
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Studio27: Marking / livery 1/24 scale - BMW M3 E30 Unitron Computer #13, 14 - Peter Zakowski, Ralf Kelleners - DTM 1991 - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for Beemax Model Kits reference B24007

Reference: ST27-DC1174

The BMW M3 raced at the DTM during the 90's wearing some of the most beautiful decorations that have been ever seen. One of them is this one, corresponding to Zakoski's and Kelleners' cars sponsored by Unitron Computer.
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Studio27: Marking / livery 1/24 scale - BMW M3 E30 Hilton #3 - Roberto Ravaglia - Macau Grand Prix 1987 - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for Beemax Model Kits reference B24007

Reference: ST27-DC1177

Red and gold, that how the Hilton sponsored BMW M3 raced the 1987 Macau Grand Prix. What are you waiting for having this decoration on your workbench?
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Studio27: Marking / livery 1/24 scale - BMW M3 E30 Labatt's #4, 9 - Tim Harvey, Laurence Bristow - British Touring Car Championship - BTCC 1991 - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for Beemax Model Kits reference B24007

Reference: ST27-DC1178

Absolutely memorable the BMW M3 sponsored by Labatts that raced the British Touring Car Championship in 1991. Don't doubt at all, these decal are gorgeous.
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Scale Production: Tyre set 1/24 scale - 13" stretch wall tyre set - rubber parts - 4 units

Reference: SPR24020

Set of four low-profile tyres, measuring 19mm (outer diameter), 15 mm (inner diameter), and 10mm wide.
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Revell: Model car kit 1/24 scale - Citron 2CV Sausss Ente - plastic parts, water slide decals and assembly instructions

Reference: REV07053

Skill level 4 kit of the gorgeous 2CV. It Includes 139 plastic parts, plus water slide decals and assembly instructions.
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