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REVIEW: CMC Talbot-Lago T150-C SS Coupe

Words by Cristi Stefan and photos courtesy of Alin Demian   A textbook example of how the Art Deco movement influenced automobile design in the 1930s, the Talbot-Lago T150 C-SS Coupé Aérodynamique ‘Goutte d’Eau’ Figoni & Falaschi, represents the brilliance of bygone coachbuilders from the pre-WW2 era. After more than twenty years of experience in classic car modeling, craftsmanship champion Continue Reading...
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CMC Painted 1956 Lancia Ferrari D50

** UPDATED ** New images added.  Enjoy suspension and motor details.  Looking real good! CMC gives fans a look at the painted hand-sample of their upcoming 1:18 1956 Lancia Ferrari D50.  What a beauty, nothing less for sure.  As CMC states “Quality needs time! Especially when it’s hand-assembled”.  This one should be a winner.  We expect a variety of livery Continue Reading...
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CMC Pre-Sample Update: Talbot Lago T150 C-SS

CMC released new photos of the updated pre-production 1:18 Talbot-Lago Coupé Typ 150 C-SS Figoni & Falaschi “Teardrop”, Racing Version 24H France 1939.  As per CMC “A lot of improvements, and again, still a lot of work to provide you a perfect model soon.”, we expect nothing less from the team.  Model will be limited to 1500 pieces with a Continue Reading...
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Classic Model Cars LO 2750 Platform Truck (M-169)

The team at CMC released official images of the LO 2750 Platform Truck (M-169) replica.  The numerous images will highlight the extreme attention of detail CMC delivers in its models.  No less that 2059 parts are associated with the truck, and hand-crafted to boot.  The tire detail alone is worth the price of admission. • True-to-the-original, open loading bed • Continue Reading...
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CMC Talbot-Lago Coupé Type 150 C-SS – Memory Edition

CMC will release another variant of their 1:18 Talbot-Lago Coupé Type 150 C-SS Figoni & Falaschi “Teardrop”,  the replica is the 1937-39 “Memory Edition”.  This variation is modeled after the vehicle which was featured in the Rosso Bianco Collection in Aschaffenburg, and is dark-aubergine in colour.  Headlights are recessed into the bodywork and arranged behind a chromium-plated metal grid.  This Continue Reading...
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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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