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REVIEW: Schuco Porsche 911 (991) GTS Targa 4

The team at Schuco is definitely on a run as of late, and this week we look at the 1:18 diecast Porsche 911 (991) GTS Targa 4.  I’m not going into depth with this model as I have with past reviews.  If you want the complete picture please see our review of the Porsche 911 (991) Carrera GTS Coupe and Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Schuco Porsche Cayman GT4 (981)

The Porsche Cayman GT4 is definitely my most anticipated model of 2016.  Ever since its reveal at the German Toy Fair back in January there was no other Porsche I wanted more in scale.  The best part, the model was going to be completed in diecast with accessible front and rear and interior bits.  Yes, diecast!  The brand we have Continue Reading...
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Schuco New September Releases

If you have been living under a rock for the last week or so you may have missed the news, the highly anticipated Schuco Porsche Cayman GT4 made it to market, as well as the 911 Targa 4 GTS in Saphire Blue.  I’m fortunate enough to have both sitting right next to me, I’ll share a reviews  of both as Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Schuco Porsche 911 (991) Carrera GTS Coupe and Cabriolet

There has been one brand that remains true to their guns as long as I can remember.  This brand has been associated with diecast for generations, some of their earlier offerings are priceless today, and the brand I’m talking about is Schuco.  Earlier this year Schuco created some serious buzz at the 2016 German Toy Fair.  They debuted some beautiful Continue Reading...
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Schuco New August Deliveries

Schuco is back with a bag full of new material.  Many themes are touched, though this month we especially like the 1:64 scale assortment, especially the classic Mercedes-Benz -/8 in Black.  Other new models by scale are found below. Classic / Piccolo: Micro Racer “VW Käfer #53” construction kit VW T1 double cabin pick-up with tarpaulin Mercedes-Benz SSKL Edition 1:43: Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Schuco Mercedes-Benz 280 SL

Words and photos courtesy of Wes Shakirov   If you’re familiar with Schuco, then you know that apart from releasing the VW camper van in an alarming number of configurations, they every now and then put out a superb model, without much preview or fanfare. They kind of just pop up at the stores and you scratch your head and Continue Reading...
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Schuco More New July Releases

There is a slew of new material from Schuco this month.  Unless you have been living under a rock, you probably already heard the news: both the 1:18 diecast Porsche 911 Carrera GTS in Coupe and Convertible variants have been released. What is impressive is the price: each with set you back roughly $105CND.  Excellent value for diecast, 1:18, and Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Schuco Käfer 1600 Última Edición

To be honest I was not going to review the 1:18 Schuco Käfer 1600 Última Edición at first.  Main reason, the model itself isn’t new; it has been released by Schuco previously in Light Blue and Light Beige (sorry, I don’t have the dates of release).  Based on a member’s feedback the Última Edición was made in Mexico, the Orange/Red Continue Reading...
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Schuco New Releases July 2016

The hammer of the diecast gods Schuco strikes once gain.  More than seventeen new models are now available from the brand, covering more than seven scales and multiple themes. The feature car is well deserved, which is the 1:43  Opel Blitz “HOREX” pick-up with Horex Regina.  Other new models by scale are found below.  Enjoy! Edition 1:43: Hanomag R40 with Continue Reading...
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Schuco New June Releases

Schuco is back this week with a handful of new material, most are from the Aviation series.  Are favorite of the bunch is the 1:10 Hercules K 50 RL in Red.  Other new material by scale includes: Edition 1:43 – Opel Olympia Caravan with trailer “Messerschmitt Service” Edition 1:87 – VW T1 “Persil” box van  Aviation 1:600  – Lufthansa, Airbus Continue Reading...
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