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Amalgam: In-depth Pictorial View of the Ferrari 250 GTO

There is not disputing the fact that Amalgam understands how to build a quality replica car, they’ve been doing it successfully for a number of years in 1:8 scale.  Some consider  them the pinnacle of scale model collecting. Their latest venture in taking them down our favorite path, 1:18 scale. Their first study is a fully licensed product from Ferrari, Continue Reading...
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Amalgam Introduces the Porsche 1:18 Story Collection

The Amalgam team recently introduced the 1:18 Ferrari series.  News today of a 1:18 Porsche story collection to follow.  Three new model has been confirmed, they include the 2016 Porsche 911 RSR, 1973 Porsche 911 RSR 2.8 – Brumos Daytona, and 1967 Porsche 911 R.  No word on shelf date, but we suspect mid to late Q3 2017.  Suggested retail Continue Reading...
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Amalgam New Tyrrell 001 (1970)

Some of the coolest race cars have come from Tyrrell racing.  You can now experience a high-quality version of the 1970 Tyrrell 001 in 1:8 form from Amalgam.  Their latest creation is crafted using in house CAD technology, leaving no detail without a home.  This model features no opening or moving parts.  Retail is suggested at $8320US. Product# TBD...
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Amalgam New 1:8 Ferrari F40 LM

For a mere $11,000US you can have possibly have the best 1:8 scaled model on the planet of the classic Ferrari F40 LM.  Amalgam’s representation is completed construction by hand with leading n house CAD/scanning techniques.  No detail is left to measure, and at $11,000 it better not be!  This one is on our wish list. About the Ferrari F40 Continue Reading...
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Sneak Peek: Amalgam 675LT, 675LT Spider, 650S Can Am & 570C

Amalgam has been busy at work on several projects linked to the McLaren marque.  A total of four new cars are coming from the brand very soon.  They include the McLaren 675LT, 675LT Spider, 650S Can Am and 570C.  Each is completed in 1:8 scale, and each features some of the best techniques, implementing over 2000 parts, and roughly 350 Continue Reading...
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First Look: Amalgam Bugatti Chiron

The team at Amalgam unveiled their new 1:8 scale Bugatti Chiron today.  The model will be officially launched at the Bugatti Showroom and Lifestyle Boutique in Munich tomorrow.  The model looks so good, I can’t tell if the photo represents the 1:1 or the 1:8. More to come! Product# TBD...
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Amalgam New 1:8 Ferrari F12tdf

The masters of 1:8 scale are back with a sweet rendition of the Ferrari F12tdf.  No access to boot or motor, but the doors open to reveal a stunning interior.  At a price point north of $7000US, one would expect access to the heart of the beast to be a reasonable expectation. Well, it’s not!  Two colours will be offered, Continue Reading...
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Amalgam New Ferraris and McLaren P1 GTR

The 8th wonder of the scale model world, Amalgam is back with three new models in their assortment for 2016.  The modern 1:8 Ferrari 488 GTB Spider is looking sexy is light pearl blue, while the 1:8 Ferrari 288 GTO is looking better in the traditional Ferrari red!  Good god, look at that engine detail!!  Both models are limited to Continue Reading...
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