Newsletter 522: Rally challenge 2022

Rally challenge 2022

Rally challenge 2022
As many of you already know, the SpotModel facilities are located in southern Europe, at the Costa del Sol, an enviable place to live and work thanks to its microclimate with warm temperatures in summer and moderate temperatures in winter. We have beaches, forest and mountain areas, wonderful gastronomy, beautiful places to visit and enjoy. Where else could SpotModel be? :D

In addition, for modellers like us there is another attraction in the area, the Fuengirola Modeling Contest, an event that we have attended for many, many years... and that takes place this weekend!!! What an excitement, what a joy meeting again with the buddies to chat about models... Great! :)

In this edition there is a special prize called Rally Challenge 2022 for those cars that have participated in any Rally, Raid and stage race, made in 1/24 scale. Guys, this promises some serious fun!!! Be careful, the boss has already started packing a few models...

See you this weekend at Fuengirola? Look for cars, motorcycles or trucks and SpotModel will be right there.

Marco Moto Design: Hobby tool 1/12 scale - MotoJig 2021 - 3D printed parts and metal parts

Reference: MOTOJIG-2021

Specifically conceived and designed building jig for assisting you during the assembly of your 1/12 scale motorcycles. It will help you keeping symmetries and parallels, facilitating the manipulation during the whole assembly. A fantastic tool without any doubts, even more in its updated 2021 version including metal and 3D printed parts, where the 90║ angled brass bar is not included as it is not necessary.
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Arena Modelli: Model car kit 1/43 scale - Porsche 911 Carrera RSR sponsored by Le Vagabond Jeans #55 - Mario Radicella + Giuseppe Tambone "Tambauto" - Targa Florio 1975 - photo-etched parts, resin parts, rubber parts, turned metal parts, vacuum formed parts, water slide decals, white metal parts, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: ARE455

Resin kit of the Porsche 911 Carrera RSR with which Radicella and "Tambauto" participated in the 1975 Targa Florio, and in which they finished in a fantastic fourth final position. An exquisite kit, with an impressive detail, thanks to its more than complete photo-etched sheets.
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Arena Modelli: Model car kit 1/43 scale - Hudson Hornet sponsored by Calzado Canada #101 - Salvador Lˇpez Chßvez - Carrera Panamericana 1952 - metal parts, photo-etched parts, resin parts, rubber parts, white metal parts, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: ARE999

Resin kit of one of the many Hudson Hornet used in the Panamericana, corresponding to the 1952 edition sponsored by Calzado Canada. The beautiful body is complemented by an amazing photo-etched sheet and a shinning white metal pieces like the fenders or the front grill.
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Print Lab Decals: Decals 1/27 scale - Chevrolet Corvette C7R #3 - 24 Hours of Daytona 2014 - water slide decals manufactured with digital technology

Reference: PLB2-839791

Decoration for the Kyosho Corvette ZR1 Mini-Z with white bodywork (reference MZN196), which this time will allow you to reproduce the vehicle with the number #3 as it ran in 2014 in the tests prior to the Daytona 24 hours.
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Print Lab Decals: Decals 1/27 scale - Mercedes AMG GT3 sponsored by Rooster Rojo #17 - 24 Hours NŘrburgring 2019 - water slide decals manufactured with digital technology

Reference: PLB2-435956

Decals to decorate the Kyosho Mercedes AMG GT3 Mini-Z with white bodywork (reference MZN 198). This decal allows you to reproduce the vehicle with number #17 in its participation in the 24 Hours of NŘrburgring.
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Meng Model: Model car kit 1/24 scale - BMW Z4 M40i - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: CS-005

First details of Meng Model's new BMW Z4 M40i kit revealed, and we like what we see. Option to leave the car open with the interior in view or put on the hard top, buckles for the belts, which are included, the characteristic BMW "kidney" shaped front grilles without blinding... and surely we still have left many other details to discover. A kick!
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Evergreen Scale Models: Plasticard - Round solid 1 mm rod - plastic parts - 10 units

Reference: EVERGREEN-211

Solid round polystyrene rods, measuring 1 mm diameter and 36cm long.
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Tameo Kits: Decals 1/43 scale - Chromed mirrors - water slide decals

Reference: DG05

Sheet made up of 45 metallic decals to recreate the crystals of the rear-view mirrors in 1/43 scale.
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Tameo Kits: Decals 1/43 scale - Chrome rivet - type B - water slide decals

Reference: DG24

Chrome decals that simulate the appearance of a chrome rivet head. Each of the decals has an approximate diameter of 0.4mm.
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Tameo Kits: Decals 1/43 scale - Chrome Dzus fasteners - type A - water slide decals

Reference: DG23

Perfect chrome decals to simulate Dzus-type locks in 1/43 scale. Each of the decals has a size of 0.8mm wide,
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Tamiya: File - Conical File - metal parts and other materials

Reference: TAM74164

This tapered file is perfect for refacing the inside of pipe-shaped parts, adjusting the size of holes, modifying plastic parts, etc. It has a total length of 150 mm, of which 55 mm correspond to the file section. The maximum diameter of the file is around 8 mm. The file grade is approximately #200, making it ideal for fine finishing.
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Model Factory Hiro: Reference / walkaround book - JOE HONDA Sportscar Spectacles by Hiro: Sport Prototypes - Part 2 1968

Reference: MFH-SS014

Second volume of the 1968 season dedicated to Sport Prototypes, the highlights being the chapters on the 1000 km of NŘrburgring and the 24 hours of Le Mans. Includes images of the Ford GT40, Porsche 908, Chevron B8, Alfa Romeo T33/2, Alpine A220 and A221, Howmet TX and Ford F3L P68. It includes a total of 108 pages with color and black and white images, as well as Japanese text with partial English translation.
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Print Lab Decals: Decals 1/18 scale - MatrÝculas Espa˝olas 1971-1986 - water slide decals manufactured with digital technology

Reference: PLB2-664248

Decals for vehicles at 1/18 scale of Spanish license plates with the typography used between 1971 and 1986. The plates are sized for most 1/18 scale license plate holders, but license plate holders can also be made with a metal or plastic sheet of 0.5 to 1mm thick. For its placement it is advisable to put the alphanumeric characters once the license plate base decal has dried, and even better if placed after a coat of glossy varnish.
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Print Lab Decals: Decals 1/24 scale - MatrÝculas Espa˝olas 1971-1986 - water slide decals manufactured with digital technology

Reference: PLB2-807648

Decals for vehicles at 1/24 scale of Spanish license plates with the typography used between 1971 and 1986. The plates are sized for most 1/24 scale license plate holders, but license plate holders can also be made with a metal or plastic sheet of 0.5 to 1mm thick. For its placement it is advisable to put the alphanumeric characters once the license plate base decal has dried, and even better if placed after a coat of glossy varnish.
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Print Lab Decals: Decals 1/18 scale - MatrÝculas Espa˝olas 1986-2000 - water slide decals manufactured with digital technology

Reference: PLB2-678922

Decals for vehicles at 1/18 scale of Spanish license plates with the typography used between 1986 and 2000. The plates are sized for most 1/18 scale license plate holders, but license plate holders can also be made with a metal or plastic sheet of 0.5 to 1mm thick. For its placement it is advisable to put the alphanumeric characters once the license plate base decal has dried, and even better if placed after a coat of glossy varnish.
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Print Lab Decals: Decals 1/18 scale - MatrÝculas Espa˝olas Europeas 2000 - water slide decals manufactured with digital technology

Reference: PLB2-164898

Decals for vehicles at 1/18 scale of Spanish license plates with the typography and European stripe used since 2000. The plates are sized for most 1/18 scale license plate holders, but license plate holders can also be made with a metal sheet or 0.5 to 1mm thick plastic. FoFor its placement it is advisable to put the alphanumeric characters once the license plate base decal has dried, and even better if placed after a coat of glossy varnish.
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Print Lab Decals: Decals 1/24 scale - MatrÝculas Espa˝olas 1986-2000 - water slide decals manufactured with digital technology

Reference: PLB2-333969

Decals for vehicles at 1/24 scale of Spanish license plates with the typography used between 1986 and 2000. The plates are sized for most 1/24 scale license plate holders, but license plate holders can also be made with a metal or plastic sheet of 0.5 to 1mm thick. For its placement it is advisable to put the alphanumeric characters once the license plate base decal has dried, and even better if placed after a coat of glossy varnish.
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Print Lab Decals: Decals 1/24 scale - Placas Espa˝olas Europeas 2000 - water slide decals manufactured with digital technology

Reference: PLB2-417299

Decals for vehicles at 1/24 scale of Spanish license plates with the typography and European stripe used since 2000. The plates are sized for most 1/24 scale license plate holders, but license plate holders can also be made with a metal sheet or 0.5 to 1mm thick plastic. For its placement it is advisable to put the alphanumeric characters once the license plate base decal has dried, and even better if placed after a coat of glossy varnish.
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Aoshima: Model car kit 1/24 scale - DMC DeLorean Back to the Future I - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: AOSH-59166

Who has never dreamed of traveling back in time? And as they said in the movie, since we're going to travel, why not do it in style? Nothing less than in a DMC DeLorean. A true icon of the mid-80s, reproduced in detail by Aoshima, who apart from making us enjoy his assembly "like children", will remind us of what the flux capacitor was...
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Aoshima: Model car kit 1/24 scale - DMC DeLorean Back to the Future III - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: AOSH-59180

Warning for those who have not seen the movie... we are going to make a spoiler. Each DMC DeLorean from each of the films in the Back to the Future saga had its own characteristic, which in the third part is forced by its time travel to the Wild West. In addition to all the accessories and details of the car, this model includes some classic wheels, but above all the tracks and metal train wheels used so that the DeLorean can reach the necessary speed to return to the present...
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Aoshima: Model car kit 1/24 scale - MG MGB G/HM4 #47, 83 - Julien Vernaeve + Andrew Hedges, Donald Jude Morley + Godfrey Erle Morley - Monte Carlo Rally - Rallye Automobile de Monte-Carlo, Marathon de la Route 1964 and 1966 - paint masks, photo-etched parts, plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: AOSH-61268

A time when almost any vehicle could be raced, and where regularity, orientation ability and mechanical knowledge counted almost more than pure speed. The MG MGB achieved victory in the 1966 Route Marathon, a race held at the NŘrburgring that lasted 84 hours!!, just as in 1964 it won its class at the legendary Monte Carlo Rally. Aoshima reproduces this model in great detail, even with the specific set of rims for the version we choose, and includes some great photo-etched parts for some of the metallic MG emblems that were mounted on the car.
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Salvinos JR Models: Model car kit 1/24 scale - Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Hendrick Motorsports Team sponsored by Napa Auto Parts #9 - Chase Elliott - Nascar - National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing 2022 - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: HMC2022CEP

We are used to Salvinos JR Models' fantastic scale models of mythical and classic NASCAR vehicles, but this time they have surprised us with the kit of the new generation of vehicles that will be used in NASCAR in 2022. We are looking forward to learning more about the kit, and also that the idea of making it run this year in the 24 hours of Le Mans!!! comes to fruition. Guaranteed show.
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D.A.B. Models: Lights 1/24 scale - Lucas spotlamps 7 inches with lower mount - 3D printed parts and other materials - 4 units

Reference: DAB24-025

After its versions of Oscar spotlamps and its flat spotlamps, DAB Models continues to cover the auxiliary spotlamp options, in this case with the well-known Lucas spotlamps, so that your model does not lack detail. This reference reproduces the real spotlamps with a lower mount for its anchorage and 7 inches in diameter, which at 1/24 scale means a measurement of 7.3 mm in diameter.
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D.A.B. Models: Lights 1/24 scale - Lucas spotlamps 7 inches with rear mount - 3D printed parts and other materials - 4 units

Reference: DAB24-026

After its versions of Oscar spotlamps and its flat spotlamps, DAB Models continues to cover the auxiliary spotlamp options, in this case with the well-known Lucas spotlamps, so that your model does not lack detail. This reference reproduces the real spotlamps with a rear mount for its anchorage and 7 inches in diameter, which at 1/24 scale means a measurement of 7.3 mm in diameter.
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D.A.B. Models: Lights 1/24 scale - Lucas spotlamps 5 3/4 inches with lower mount - 3D printed parts and other materials - 4 units

Reference: DAB24-027

After its versions of Oscar spotlamps and its flat spotlamps, DAB Models continues to cover the auxiliary spotlamp options, in this case with the well-known Lucas spotlamps, so that your model does not lack detail. This reference reproduces the real spotlamps with a lower mount for its anchorage and 5 3/4 inches in diameter, which at 1/24 scale means a measurement of 6 mm in diameter.
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D.A.B. Models: Lights 1/24 scale - Lucas spotlamps 5 3/4 inches with rear mount - 3D printed parts and other materials - 4 units

Reference: DAB24-028

After its versions of Oscar spotlamps and its flat spotlamps, DAB Models continues to cover the auxiliary spotlamp options, in this case with the well-known Lucas spotlamps, so that your model does not lack detail. This reference reproduces the real spotlamps with a rear mount for its anchorage and 5 3/4 inches in diameter, which at 1/24 scale means a measurement of 6 mm in diameter.
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D.A.B. Models: Lights 1/32 scale - Lucas spotlamps 7 inches - 3D printed parts and other materials - 8 units

Reference: DAB32-013

After its versions of Oscar spotlamps and its flat spotlamps, DAB Models continues to cover the auxiliary spotlamp options, in this case with the well-known Lucas spotlamps, so that your model does not lack detail. This reference reproduces the real spotlamps both with rear mount and with lower mount for anchoring and 7 inches in diameter, which at 1/32 scale means a measurement of 5,5 mm in diameter. 4 units are included for each of the mounts.
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D.A.B. Models: Lights 1/32 scale - Lucas spotlamps 5 3/4 inches - 3D printed parts and other materials - 8 units

Reference: DAB32-014

After its versions of Oscar spotlamps and its flat spotlamps, DAB Models continues to cover the auxiliary spotlamp options, in this case with the well-known Lucas spotlamps, so that your model does not lack detail. This reference reproduces the real spotlamps both with rear mount and with lower mount for anchoring and 5 3/4 inches in diameter, which at 1/32 scale means a measurement of 4,5 mm in diameter. 4 units are included for each of the mounts.
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D.A.B. Models: Lights 1/43 scale - Lucas spotlamps 7 inches - 3D printed parts and other materials - 8 units

Reference: DAB43-030

After its versions of Oscar spotlamps and its flat spotlamps, DAB Models continues to cover the auxiliary spotlamp options, in this case with the well-known Lucas spotlamps, so that your model does not lack detail. This reference reproduces the real spotlamps both with rear mount and with lower mount for anchoring and 7 inches in diameter, which at 1/43 scale means a measurement of 4,2 mm in diameter. 4 units are included for each of the mounts.
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D.A.B. Models: Lights 1/43 scale - Lucas spotlamps 5 3/4 inches - 3D printed parts and other materials - 8 units

Reference: DAB43-031

After its versions of Oscar spotlamps and its flat spotlamps, DAB Models continues to cover the auxiliary spotlamp options, in this case with the well-known Lucas spotlamps, so that your model does not lack detail. This reference reproduces the real spotlamps both with rear mount and with lower mount for anchoring and 5 3/4 inches in diameter, which at 1/43 scale means a measurement of 3,5 mm in diameter. 4 units are included for each of the mounts.
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Number Five: Paint for airbrush - A4 Quattro Silver - 1 x 30ml - for Nunu reference PN24035

Reference: N5-C165

Silver tone used in the competition Audis of the 90s, as is the case of the different Audi Sport works Audi A4 Quattro Supertourer that competed in races and championships throughout the European continent, such as the BTCC, the CET or the STW. It has the perfect metallic grain to be used in the Nunu model.
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Renaissance Models: Marking / livery 1/24 scale - Porsche 911 SC RS sponsored by Rothmans Porsche #2, 4, 6 - Henri Toivonen + Ian Grindrod, Bernard BÚguin + Christian 'Tilber' Gilbert - 1000 Pistes Rally, Ypres Rally, Tour de France Automobile 1984 and 1985 - water slide decals, assembly instructions and tobacco sponsor decals - for Nunu reference PN24011

Reference: TK24-480

Prodrive-prepared Porsche 911 SC RS Rothmans were regular contenders in the highest coefficient rallies of the European Championship in the mid-1980s, with outright victories in many of them. Renaissance has compiled in the same set of decals up to three possible options, the 1984 Ypres and 1000 Piste rallies where Toivonen achieved two victories, and the 1985 Tour de France Automobile where BÚguin obtained second place. And best of all, the tobacco decals are included.
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Renaissance Models: Marking / livery 1/24 scale - Porsche 911 SC RS Bastos Racing Team sponsored by Electro-Cash #11 - Patrick Snijers + Dany Colebunders - Ypres Rally 1984 - water slide decals, assembly instructions and tobacco sponsor decals - for Nunu reference PN24011

Reference: TK24-481

Renaissance decal sheet to complete another of the best-known decorations used on the Porsche 911 SC RS, the one corresponding to the Bastos tobacco company, with which Snijers reached the second step of the podium behind Toivonen's Porsche Rothmans in the Ypres Rally from 1984. Do you dare with both?
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