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REVIEW: Schuco Volkswagen VW T1 Samba Bus

When is comes to Volkswagens it isn’t all about the Beetle or the Golf GTI.  Early on the company had success with their VW T1 Samba, some may identify it as the first true minivan or multi-purpose vehicle. At the time it showed promise, but with all things cool, the retro look and styling today brings upwards of $100,000 plus Continue Reading...
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Schuco New July Deliveries

The focus this month is on small scale.  The feature is a cool piece from Schuco’s Edition 1:43 series, the Volkswagen Brezelkäfer “Wintersport” in Grey.  If you fancy this one suggested retail is 49.95 Euro.  Other new models by scale include: Piccolo: Mercedes-Benz O319 “Edelweiß Klassik 2017” PRO.R 43: Magirus Deutz O6500 “Deutsche Bundespost” PRO.R 32: Crawler tractor T100 M3 Continue Reading...
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Schuco Mid-Year Catalogue Update!

Schuco is adding a few more new announcements to their 2017 catalogue.  Mid-year update adds a slew of new models from various scales and themes.  The most notable is the 1:18, diecast, Porsche Cayman GT4 (981) in Blue Metallic.  Nice!  If you haven’t seen our review or purchased a sealed resin over diecast with opening bits, you are missing out.  Continue Reading...
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Schuco New June Releases

One of our favorites brands, Schuco, has some cool material this week.  It seems their Edition 1:18 series is getting a bit of a boast with the introduction of new Volkswagen T2 and T1 scale models.  The feature model is the VW T2a “Edition 50 Jahre VW T2 1967-2017” Bus.  Look for a full review of their 1:18 Volkswagen VW Continue Reading...
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Schuco New May Releases

Schuco is back this month with more new material.  The feature model is the 1:43 VW T1c box van “Kleinschnittger” with trailer and Kleinschnittger F125 from their Edition 1:43 series.  Suggested retail is 79.95 Euro.  Other new models by scale include: Piccolo Series: “Model of the year 2017” Dodge Charger in tin box Edition Pro R.43 Series: VW small vehicle Continue Reading...
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Schuco New May Releases

Schuco is back this month with a very interfering Porsche, the 1:18 Porsche 356A Speedster #77 “Bruce Jennings”.  This piece comes from their diecast series and features nice detail with multiple opening parts.  Other new models include: EDITION 1:43: Eicher EM 200 with cutter bar, blue Lanz Bulldog D9506 with roof, dark red mat IHC 423 Tractor EDITION PRO.R43: Saurer Continue Reading...
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New April Deliveries from Schuco

Six new pieces from our friends at Schuco are now arriving at store level.  The feature is the uber cool Volkswagen Beetle Ovali with trailer and luggage “Auto Porter”.  She comes from their Edition 1:43 Series.  Other new models my scale include: EDITION PRO.R43: Saurer 3C-H truck “Bachmann” EDITION 1:32: Fortschritt ZT 300, blue white EDITION PRO.R32: DUTRA D4K MILITARY Continue Reading...
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REVIEW: Schuco Volkswagen T2a Platform Truck

This next model I’ve been eyeing since its release in early 2016.  I kept it on my long list, attending to other priorities…  The model is the Schuco 1:18 Volkswagen T2a Platform Truck with dual Soapbox racers (Red/Blue).  This is definitely the epitome of uber cool when speaking with a Volkswagen fan.  This T2a makes it the 45th Volkswagen model Continue Reading...
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Schuco New Release March 2017

A slew of new material is coming from Schuco, in some cases these models are already available for purchase at your favorite online/brick and mortar store.  Some notables include the 1:18 Mercedes-Benz 170V Promotion Car “Schuco” from their Classic Series.  The Pro Resin line sees the 1:18 BMW Turbo X1 E25 1972 in Orange and finally the feature piece is Continue Reading...
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