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REVIEW: Norev Mercedes-Benz S Class Cabriolet

Words and photos courtesy of mazspdjase   First off, I will say that out of the box, it is a nice looking model but the ride height is just terrible. That being said, it is an easy fix that only requires a couple of small washers being placed at all point of the suspension. The beauty of doing it this Continue Reading...
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Norev New Releases for December 2015

Finally we have a diecast version of the Volkswagen MKIII Golf GTI!  My first car was a Flash Red 8v GTI, which then progressed to the famous MKIII VR6 with aftermarket supercharger kit in Windsor Blue.  The Norev replica features the European version of the 1996 GTI in Black Metallic.  This one is definite must have!  Two other models are Continue Reading...
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Norev New Models for October/November 2015

A little late but what the heck, we present the latest efforts from Norev as they present them to us.  The above feature is the super cool 1:43 Willeme LD610 Fardier, complete with logs.  There is a total of 20 models to view, including 1:18, 1:43 and 1:87 scales.  Enjoy! 1:43 – Citroën C-Elysée WTCC S. Loeb 2015 1:43 – Continue Reading...
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Norev New Releases for September 2015

A little late but nonetheless we’ll mention some of the latest additions to the Norev assortment.  The above feature is the 1:43 Renault 4 Plein Air 1968 Orange. It features removable hardtop.  Other new models by scale are as follows: 1:18 – Peugeot 404 Cabriolet 1967 Capanelle Red 1:18 – Fire Department Vehicle 1988 1:43 – Citroën DS 23 1973 Continue Reading...
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Norev New 1:43 Selections

From the Norev group we have a number of new 1:43 replicas nearing production.  The above feature sees the Renault R.S 01 in ‘Yellow Presentation’ skin and Black test version.  Seriously nice!  The Peugeot  308 GTi in Ultimate Red and Nera Black/Ultimate Red are a gorgeous pair too!  The pair is even offered in a neat collector pack.  See Norev Continue Reading...
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Norev New Releases for August 2015

Norev brings some new 1:43 and 1:18 models to the forefront for August 2015.  The feature is the 1:43 Alpine Vision Gran Turismo 2015, a car that is also featured on Sony’s PlayStation gamer’s console ‘Gran Turismo’ racing series.  Other new models presented by scale include: 1:18 – Citroën Méhari 1983 Tibesti Green 1:18 – Peugeot 404 Coupé 1967 Blac Continue Reading...
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Norev New Renault, Peugeot and More!

We haven’t heard from our friends at Norev in a bit.  Today we share some new addtions in both 1:18 and 1:43 scale.  Our feature model highlights the 1:18 Renault Alpine A310 1981 in White.  Looking good in Norev fashion, the model has full access to all internal bits.  HELLO MINICHAMPS!  Other new models by scale include: Renault 16 1968 Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Norev Dealer Edition Mercedes AMG GT S

While the gullwing doors are no longer part of the design, the new Mercedes AMG GT S is still a beauty in design and technology. Power comes from a new, 503-hp 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8, resulting in a 0-60-mph time of 3.7 seconds and a top speed of 193 mph, making this exotic a top contender on any surface. What we Continue Reading...
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Norev New Models for January/February 2015

A slew of new models are now available from Norev, though arrival might be a little later for us in North America.  This month, the brand features concepts, classics, sports cars, and flying cars too!  The feature is a 1:43 Citroën DS Volante – very cool.  Other new model set to arrive include: Mercedes-Benz 280 SE Sedan 1968 Byzanzgold met. Continue Reading...
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Norev Latest 1:18 December 2014 Releases

There are three German cars up for grabs from Norev this month.  The feature is the iconic Volkswagen MKII Golf GTI G60 with BBS wheels.  The last two come from the Mercedes-Benz marque.  The first is the classic green 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 Grün.  The second sees the Mercedes-Benz 300 CE-24 Cabriolet in Silver Metallic.  All should be on shelves at North Continue Reading...
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