A legendary Swiss driver who had great success in F1 with the likes of; March, BRM and Rob Walkers private racing team. In sports car racing, he also notched up quite a reputation as a regular top line driver with … Continue reading Jo Siffert 1/43 Limited edition metal figure
Back in the late 70’s / early 80’s Italian racing driver Elio de Angelis drove for the Lotus and Brabham F1 teams. Like many drivers of that era, he tragically lost his life while testing for Brabham in the south … Continue reading Elio de Angelis JPS Team Lotus – 1/43 Limited edition metal figure
Step two of this ongoing (and rather slow process) process! Continue reading Another Exoto weather(ing) report!!
A rather lovely (and expensive) Exoto diecast getting the weathering treatment. Will it end up making this already very nice model more appealing? We shall see…….! Continue reading Weathering the bad weather – an ongoing work.
In 1/43 rd scale a pair of Denizen Figures (white metal) depicting Red Bull team mates; Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber after finishing 1st & 2nd in China 2009 and in the process, clinching a historic first win for the Red Bull team in Formula win. Continue reading “Rampant Red Bulls – First Win – China 2009 – 1/43 Figures & Minichamps”
Tazio Nuvolari always wore a tortoise pin broach combined with his initials on his racing sweater. Continue reading “Tazio Nuvolari – “What if”……………….”
A diecast by Box models weathered and rusted with Vallejo acrylics to represent a “Barn find”. Continue reading Weathered Ferrari diecast 1/43 scale
A selection of 1/43 scale driver helmets including; Graham Hill, Jo Siffert, Francois Cevert and Chris Amon.
A Minichamps 1/43 RB1 driven by Christian Klein in the Monaco Grand Prix 2005 to publicize the Star Wars film; “Revenge of the Sith”. This model was converted from the standard Red Bull livery to the Star Wars colors using high quality aftermarket decals. Continue reading “Red Bull RB1 Star Wars Monaco GP 2005”
They are no longer an operating racing team, but Toleman Hart have the distinction of being the team that gave the legendary Ayrton Senna his debut outing in Formula 1. Continue reading “Another (and my final version) Senna figure!”