Casadio (Revival) Alfa Romeo P3 1/20 scale

Casadio Alfa Romeo P3

I bought this Casadio Alfa Romeo (P3) 1/20 scale metal kit on Ebay recently.  Some partial assembly has been done by the previous owner and judging by the poor finish, I would say it was done by someone who had little or no experience at model building – hence I got it at a good price. Continue reading “Casadio (Revival) Alfa Romeo P3 1/20 scale”

Glimpse of Colin in JPS pit!

A “Classic” postcard from Silverstone 2013!

Glimpse of Colin in JPS pit!

The Silverstone Classic dished up it’s usual mouthwatering array of motorsporting machinery at the week-end.  With the exception of a huge thunderstorm late on Saturday (which led to the cancellation of the twilight running of Group C) the weather was absolutely wonderful; with plenty of bright sunshine and a light breeze it made the whole experience all that much better for the huge crowds. Continue reading “A “Classic” postcard from Silverstone 2013!”

Nuremberg Toy fair

Nuremberg Toy fair

Nuremberg Toy fair

I had the good fortune last week-end to visit the Nuremberg Toy fair, (and in the process tick another item off my “bucket list”!).  Ever since I can remember, the Nuremberg Toy fair has always been lauded as the biggest and best of it’s kind in the world and when I got a surprise (last minute) invitation last Wednesday, I jumped at the chance. Continue reading “Nuremberg Toy fair”