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HPI Racing Closes Diecast/Resin Division

As the title states, HPI Racing closes its diecast/resin division effective December 20, 2013.  As one of our key members reported today, HPI press release via their News Blog reports they’re going to focus on the parent interest radio control and close the doors on the diecast/resin division.  This is truly a disappointment.  Some of their latest efforts in the Continue Reading...
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HPI Racing Porsche 962C #9 – 1989 LeMans

I’m really enjoying the latest 1:18 efforts from HPI, and I’m sure others are too.  Quality is top notch, subject matter is exciting, and their latest effort hits the mark once again.  The Porsche 962C #9 – 1989 LeMans was released recently in Asia.  Execution looks fantastic! I’m totally in love with the livery and colour theme.  Well done HPI!  Continue Reading...
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HPI 1:18 Nismo R34 GT-R Z-tune

Fans of the famed Nismo R34 GT-R Z-tune will be happy, HPI has released another stellar resin model in their 1:18 scale series.  Nismo R34 GT-R Z-tune will be offered in Bayside Blue, Millennium Jade, and Silver.  I recently got a close up look at the HPI DTM Alfa Romeo, let me tell you I was extremely impressed without the overall Continue Reading...
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HPI Announces New Models in 1:43 and 1:18 for January 2013

Setting a pace for 2013 HPI announces a slew of new models. The following should be available at your local dealer now or before the end of January: Alfa Romeo 155V6 TI (#27) 1994 DTM (1:18), Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Ⅲ (#7) 1996 Safari (1:43), Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Ⅲ (#2/#8) 1995 Safari (1:43), Toyota TS010 (#8) 1992 Le Mans (1:43), Toyota Continue Reading...
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First Look at HPI’s Tommykaira R (R34) Diecast

Fresh off the press, HPI releases photo on their up-coming Tommykaira R (R34) diecast.  The above is a factory sample.  The production version is due in stores March 2013. About Tommy Kaira…  “Tommy Kaira, formally Tomita Dream Sales Kabushiki Kaisha Tomita Yume Hanbai, is a Japanese car tuning and manufacturing company founded on May 1, 2002 and headquartered in Minami-ku, Continue Reading...
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