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Sun Star New Rally and Classic Americana

Sun Star is back this month with a slew of 1:18 scales examples.  You need to appreciate this budget brand a little more, they still deliver all their releases in diecast metal with opening parts.  Two Rally models and two American classics, all are detailed below.  Contact your favorite brick and mortar location or online retailer, these models are available Continue Reading...
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Sun Star New September Announcements

Rally and classic American touring are the theme from Sun Star this month.  The feature model is the 1:18 Subaru Impreza 555 #1, drivers B.Thiry and S.Prévot.  This is a limited edition replica of 998 pieces worldwide.  Each model presented here is manufactured in diecast metal with plastic parts.  We share the complete list with model numbers below.  All examples Continue Reading...
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Sun Star New Street & Race Releases

News from the Sun Star camp are a slew of cool and interesting pieces. Our favorite from the bunch is the 1:18 1963 Ford Galaxie 500 XL in race trim.  Two versions have been developed, which feature H. Greder/M. Foulgoc – 1963 Tour de France and Goodwood Revival 2011 – St. Mary’s Trophy Race.  Each piece features diecast exterior with Continue Reading...
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Sun Star 1963 Ford Falcon Hard Top

Sun Star is back back with a few new colours for their 1:18 1963 Ford Falcon Hard Top.  The feature model is presented in Oxford Blue, our personal fav.   The second is found Rangoon Red, sounds more like a pasta sauce than a exterior colour name to us!  The model features diecast body with a slew of opening bits.  The Ford Falcon Continue Reading...
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Sun Star New July Deliveries

New from Sun Star is a re-work of their 1:24 Routemaster.  The RM21 -VLT 21 are now available from the team.  On the 1:18 side their Platinum series grows with the release of the 1960 Plymouth Fury Open Convertible, 1958 Buick Limited Closed Convertible, and 1958 Buick Limited closed convertible.  Enjoy! Product# 2912 / 2913 / 5404 / 4515 / Continue Reading...
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First Look: Sun Star Subaru S207 NBR Challenge Package

The team at Sun Star gives us a first look at their painted hand-sample of the upcoming Star Subaru S207 with NBR Challenge Package.  Blue and Yellow are the first examples, more are possibly scheduled.  We appreciate the diecast metal with opening bits, and solid opening price point too.  A shame the rear doors are fixed, definitely removes from the Continue Reading...
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Sun Star June Deliveries

Sun Star has four new pieces to share this month.  The feature finds the 1:18 1957 Porsche 356A 1500 GS Carrera GT in the gorgeous Meissen Blue exterior.  Simply delicious!  It is also replicated in Black.  There is also the introduction of 1:18 1932 Ford Lincoln KB Top Up/Top Down from their Platinum series.  All models are available for immediate Continue Reading...
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Sun Star New 1:18 & 1:12 Deliveries

New from Sun Star are some new colours and livery for popular classics.  First off we’ll start with the 1:12 1961 Volkswagen Beetle Saloon.  The Pastel Blue colour is looking great on the Beetle exterior.  Lot’s of detail and goodies too.  Sun Star’s Classic Rally series grows by two, new additions in 1:18 scale include Lancia Stratos HF #1 – Continue Reading...
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Sun Star New Street and Rally Releases

In the need for some decent budget models, the team at Sun Star has a slew of new 1:18 material and new colours too.  The feature highlights the #6 car, Lancia Delta HF Integrale, drivers J.Kankkunen and J.Piironen.  Also a shutout to the clean effort on the Standard edition De Lorean DMC 12 and LK Coupe.  Well done! 1:18 Classic/Modern Continue Reading...
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