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CMC Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Coupe | Copper Speciale

A special edition of CMC’s upcoming 1:12 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Coupe in copper body and panels work was unveiled during the 2017 Toy Fair at Nuremberg.  New images highlight the incredible craftsmanship the team dedicates to each piece.  All pieces are entirely hand-mounted by CMC craftsmen, built from 0.6mm sheet copper.  Enjoy the wonderful array of images. Product# C-009...
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CMC New 1:18 Lancia D50

As revealed at the Germany Toy Fair, CMC is working on the 1:18 Lancia D50.  An unusual and stunning piece to keep things simple.  Three versions of this classic are in the works, all are listed in detail below.  There is also future plans for 1:18 1956 Lancia-Ferrari D50, now does that mean 2017 or beyond, we just don’t know Continue Reading...
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CMC Talbot-Lago Coupé T150 Official Production Photos

With all the excitement of the German Toy Fair over the last 24 hours one could loose sight of the subtleties of this great hobby.  What diecast collecting is to us in short is metal, good detail, and access to the inner working and heart of an automobile in scale.  Quite simple isn’t it. With the shift to sealed resin, Continue Reading...
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Classic Model Cars (CMC) Re-Release Mercedes-Benz 300SL

If you missed out on the 1:18 Mercedes-Benz 300SL #4 – Winner of the 1952 Carrera Panamericana from CMC there will be another opportunity in the near future to grab one!  The re-release diecast model will be available soon.  Upgrades from the original release include updated headlights (no more black pins), new wipers, livery which is crafted in tampography (no Continue Reading...
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CMC Pictorial View New M-161 & M-162

Classic Model Cars (CMC) is ready to release a couple of gems, if you’re a fan of the brand you most likely already aware.  The latest official assortment of photos highlight their exceptional attention to detail and craftsmanship on two classics, the 1:18 Auto-Union C-Type – Winner #18, from the Eifel Race in 1936, driven by the “Fog Master”, Bernd Rosemeyer Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: CMC Mercedes-Benz The Blue Wonder

WORDS AND PHOTOS COURTESY OF CRISTI STEFAN AND IONUT PARJOLESCU   Its German name was “Das blaue Wunder”.  No matter how you call it, this is a unique automobile. In September 2016, after 14 years, CMC re-issued the iconic Mercedes racing car transporter of the mid-50s in 1:18 scale. But first, let’s turn back the time: in 1954, Daimler-Benz was Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: CMC Mercedes-Benz LO 2750

WORDS COURTESY OF CRISTI STEFAN, PHOTOS BY IONUT PARJOLESCU   This year Classic Model Cars (CMC) is echoing the legendary Silver Arrows lineage with a high-end replica of the Lo 2750 racing car transporter (1934), the trucking hero that once used to carry the very first Mercedes Grand Prix champions to victory.  In June 1934 the first W 25 Silver Continue Reading...
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First Look: CMC Talbot-Lago Coupé Type 150 C-SS

The prototype model was first seen earlier this week at the 2016 China Toy Show.  We’re talking about the upcoming release from CMC, their 1:18 Talbot-Lago Coupé Type 150 C-SS Figoni & Falaschi “Teardrop”, 1937-39.  Wow, that was a mouthful!  The replica is shown in its early pre-production form, though you can clearly see something special starting to emerge.  No detail Continue Reading...
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CMC Expands Mercedes-Benz LO 2750 Family

The premier builder CMC is expanding their assortment of Mercedes-Benz LO 2750’s.  Three new variant of the truck will be made available soon.  The feature highlights the 1:18 Light/Dark Green Tarpaulin “Herbert Nickerl” Edition (Creator and Founder of Classic Model Cars) – item M-170.  The second and third, also 1:18 scale include the Yellow/Red Platform version – item M-169 and clear coat finish – Continue Reading...
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