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Amalgam 1:8 Bentley Blower 2nd Le Mans 1929

Another stunning replica makes it to market from the Amalgam brand.  Today we share their latest venture the 1:8 Bentley Blower, 2nd Le Mans 1929.  This handcrafted replica features layers of details, and it should.  Retail is north of $10,000!  The Bentley Blower does have access to the motor with hinged hood panels.  Detail is quite remarkable as the photos Continue Reading...
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Amalgam Unveils 1:18 Ferrari 250 LM

The latest is the 1:18 assortment of Amalgam replicas is the Ferrari 250 LM 24 hours of Le Mans 1965.  Based on the images, though taken from a long angle, which doesn’t reveal much detail, the model shape and execution looks pretty darn good.  Personally I love the blue pin-stripping around the wheels.  On the flip side the model is Continue Reading...
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Amalgam New 1:8 Jaguar E-Type Series

One of the premier scale makers in the industry is moving forward with one of the most iconic cars of all time, the Jaguar E-Type in Coupe and Convertible form.  Personally we consider the Jaguar E-type series sex on wheels.  Amalgam’s version is over the top with access to every inch of detail. But all this attention to detail and Continue Reading...
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Amalgam Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta 1:8 Coming Soon!

If you have a mere $8000-$9000 just collecting dust you may want to  consider the premium 1:8 Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta from the Amalgam brand.  Detail is second to none, and access to various elements are plentiful too.  That interior here is just lovely!  The Aperta is nearing product, enjoy the sample images provided by the team. Product# TBD...
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In the Works Amalgam 1:8 Ferrari Models

More Ferrari news…  Three new specimens from Amalgam’s 1:8 Ferrari series are now in the works.  Considered the ugly duckling of the Ferrari line-up, the F50 is the feature model.  Fully opening exterior and interior along side super fine detail is the name of the game here.  The remaining two show the Ferrari 333SP and Ferrari GTC4lusso. Product# TBD...
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Amalgam Ferrari 70th Anniversary Collection in 1:18 Scale

Team Amalgam is opening the flood gates in Ferrari 1:18 scale.  Announced earlier this week, to mark the 70th anniversary of the Ferrari, an ambitious project of 350+ 1:18 scales models is in the works.  The first of which are coming this July.  Is this even possible?  Someone at Amalgam is smoking the devils lettuce for sure.  Press release below. Continue Reading...
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Amalgam Unveils The McLaren 720S

Team Amalgam is rubbing elbows with the big boys in 1:1 scale at this year’s Genève International Auto Show.  They unveil their latest monster the 1:8 McLaren 720S @ Palexpo.  Based on initial images the model looks fully sealed, truly a shame.  Overall detail is true to form. genuine Amalgam craftsmanship. About the 720S…  “Another milestone, not least because this also Continue Reading...
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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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