Happy New Year Pitstop Model Cars is back from holidays and ready for a busy year full of exciting new releases. For the Motorsport fans, especially those in Victoria, Jason Richards will be competing in Round 1 of the Rotax Pro Series at Geelongâ€™s Beckley Park Raceway on the weekend of January 30/31.
News Biante have announced some exciting new releases for this year. The Holden HX Sandman Panel Van and the Holden HZ Sandman Ute in 1:18 scale have already created much interest. Please note the Biante 1:18 scale range has a rrp of $215.00
Item # A73337 Holden HX Sandman Panelvan in Mandarin Red Item # A73341 Holden HZ Sandman Ute in Jasmine Yellow Keeping with the Holden theme, the popular HK Monaro GTS 327 in Picardy Red is sure to follow in the footsteps of Bianteâ€™s previousy released versions.
Item # A72444 Holden HK Monaro GTS 327 in Picardy Red
For the race fans of Yesteryear, Jim McKeown’s Neptune Racing Team Lotus Cortina GT, the Digby Cooke/Geoff Leeds Torana LC GTR XU-1 and the all girls entry of Christine Cole (later to become Gibson)/Sandra Bennett HDT Torana LC GTR XU-1 are new additions for 2010.
Item # A86437 Neptune Racing Team – Jim McKeown Lotus Cortina GT
Item # A87163 Digby Cooke/Geoff Leeds #34D LC Torana GTR XU-1 Item #A87062 Sandra Bennett/Christine Cole #38C HDT Torana GTR XU-1
Keeping with the recent theme of Mazda RX-7’s, Biante have added two more to the list. The Allan Moffat/Derek Bell 1981 Bathurst version and the Murray Carter 1983 Castrol 400 version. Murray would switch over to Mazda for the 1983 Endurance Season after a long association with Ford.
Item # BNG0003 Moffat/Bell #43 Mazda RX-7 1981 James Hardie 1000 3rd Place Item # BNJ0003 Murray Carter Mazda RX-7 1983 Sandown Castrol 400
Also upcoming from Biante are the followingâ€Ś.
Item # B18303G Coulthard/Patrizzi #111 Team McGrath WSR FG Falcon 2009 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 in 1:18 scale
Item # B43303G Coulthard/Patrizzi FG Falcon and Tander/Wall BF Falcon Team McGrath WSR 2009 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 1:43 scale Twin Set rrp $99.95
News Classic Carlectables have recently announced the following upcoming 1:18 scale models.
Item # 18370 Holden Coupe 60 Concept car rrp $240.00
Item # 18417 Greg Murphy/Mark Skaife SGR VE Commodore 2009 Bathurst 1000
Item # 18409 Geoghegan Bros. Ford XW Falcon Phase 1 GTHO 1969 Bathurst Pole Position
In stock now
Item # 18376 Murray Carter/Lawrie Nelson #15 Ford XA Falcon GT Hardtop 1973 Bathurst Limited Edition of 1250 pcs. 1:18 scale $195.00 Item # 43662 Triple Eight Bathurst 1000 Three-Peat box set 1:43 scale $165.00
Item # B182703B Brock/Parsons #05 Commodore VL Group A 1987 Bathurst 1000 Limited Edition of 5000 pcs. 1:18 scale $195.00 Item # B182703C Brock/Parsons/McLeod #10 Commodore VL Group A 1987 Bathurst 1000 Winner Limited Edition of 5500 pcs. 1:18 scale $195.00
Item # BNF0003 Moffat/Handsford/Bartlett/McLeod #96 Mazda RX-7 1985 Daytona 24 hr Limited Edition 1300 pcs. 1:18 scale $195.00 Item # A87466 Richards/Coppins Holden LH Torana L34 1974 Bathurst 3rd Place Limited Edition 1008 pcs. 1:18 scale $195.00
Item # BL67813 Allan Moffat/Jacky Ickx #1 Ford XC Falcon Hardtop 1978 Bathurst Limited Edition 1008 pcs. 1:43 scale $55.00 Item # B432703B Brock/Parsons/McLeod #10 Commodore VL Group A 1987 Bathurst Winner Limited Edition 2688 pcs. 1:43 scale $55.00
1:18 Specials 18159 Allan Moffat #9 Falcon XY GTHO 1973 ATCC Winner $155.00 18225 Moffat/Geoghegan #9 XA Falcon Hardtop 1973 Bathurst Winner $155.00 18269 Allan Moffat #2 XB Falcon 1976 ATCC Winner $155.00 18322 Allan Moffat #1 XB Falcon 1977 ATCC Winner $155.00 18344 Pete Geoghegan #1 Grace Bros XY GTHO Super Falcon $145.00 18343 Ford XA Falcon RPO83 Coupe in Yellow Glow $145.00 18337 Holden HQ SS in Infra Red with Black Stripes $155.00 18275 Perkins/Ingall #11 VR Commodore 1995 Bathurst Winner $135.00 18276 Perkins/Ingall #11 VS Commodore 1996 Bathurst Winner $135.00 18280 Brock/Perkins #05 VK Commodore 1984 Bathurst Winner $135.00 18267 Grice/Bailey #2 VK Commodore 1986 Bathurst Winner $135.00
1:18 Specials A87964 Allan Moffat #25 Torana A9X Amscar $135.00 A87613 Moffat/Schuppan #9 XB Falcon 1976 Bathurst $135.00 A87413 Allan Moffat #33 XB Falcon 1974 ATCC $135.00 A87162 Colin Bond #31D LC Torana GTR XU-1 1971 Bathurst $140.00 A87060 Colin Bond #39C LC Torana GTR XU-1 1970 Bathurst $140.00 A86460 Dick Johnson #38J FJ Holden First Race Lakeside $140.00 B180201D Dick Johnson #17 XD Falcon 1982 ATCC Winner $145.00 B182704B Grice/Bailey #2 VK Commodore 1986 Bathurst Winner $135.00 B180402G Craig Lowndes #15 VR Commodore 1996 ATCC Winner $135.00 B182704C Brock/Perkins #05 VK Commodore 1984 Bathurst Winner $139.00 B180401C Peter Brock #05 VS Commodore 1997 ATCC Last Round Win $139.00 B18401A 68 Chev Camaro 2008 Biante Touring Car Masters $140.00
Please note i always have specials ☺, be sure to check out the store for super deals. 10% off the rrp on any pre ordered upcoming release, please note models must be picked up within 2 weeks of being contacted.
A sneak peak at the upcoming Pete Geoghegan Commerative Edition of the 67 Mustang by Greenlight Collectibles in 1:18 scale. Kind regards Curt ‘Larry” Bond Pitstop Model Cars Rear of 164-166 High Street, Melton, Victoria 3337 Hours: Mon to Fri 8.30am to 5.30pm Saturday 9.30am to 1.00pm Phone (03) 8746 0365 Fax (03) 8746 0360 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.pitstopmodelcars.com.au
Published on Jan 21, 2010