Anthony Colin Bruce Chapman – hence the interlinking letters in the Lotus emblem:= ACBC ! Continue reading “Colin Chapman 1/43 JPS Lotus”
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
Another of my “F1 Taxis” has been added to my completion list. This one is based on the famous image of Graham Hill giving Jo Siffert a lift on the back of his Lotus during the 1967 Monaco Grand Prix. … Continue reading Monaco taxi – Siffert and Hill
Some more Sennas (from those famous Tobacco livery days) – JPS & Camel in 1/18 and another JPS in 1/43. Continue reading Some more Sennas’!
These metal 1/43rd scale metal figures are currently for sale on Ebay – Colin Chapman is a Scalelink figure which I have painted up in the JPS colours. It’s a reasonable likeness to the man himself and of course he is posed holding his famous “victory” hat! Continue reading “On Ebay this week….”
Chapman large and small (or should that be Chapmen – doh!) in 1/20 and 1/43 scale- there’s quite a difference when they stand side by side. Continue reading “Two “Chappies””
Once again I was using up some left-over Salmon Rose from painting the Cooper seat and my attention was drawn to this little Scalelink figure of Colin Chapman. Continue reading “Colin Chapman in 1/43rd”
I’m getting back into the modelling grove once again – unfortunately I’ve been pinned down with some dreaded DIY – absolutely hate it! Continue reading “Colin Chapman figure – some WIP.”