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Old 16th July 2009, 09:57   #4591
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Awesome Barracuda Hemi !!!
The finishing of Franklin Mint Collections is always much ahead than Maisto & Hotwheels !
Great find, But I don't think so that you have bought it from India ??
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These are the pictures of my first scale model

A 71 Barracuda Hemi by Franklin Mint Collections
Wow, This looks really great, Can you post some more shots of it?



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OHHH MAN!!! ONE OF THE GREATEST RALLU CARS EVER!!! You are soo lucky to have this model!!
And it wasnt the Monte Carlo race that it won, It was Le rallye de Monte Carlo. I believe it also became the World rally championship winning car


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Hi All,

My current have list of 1:18 scale models include, any idea where to purchase them in India.

1. Mercedes 300 SL Gullwing
2. Lamborghini Muira
3. MCLaren F1 (Gordon Murray designed)
4. Mercedes transporter (the Blue flat bed open Van/ truck to transport race cars)
5. Willys / Ford jeep (low Bonnet)
6. Morris Minor
7. Rover Mini
8. Tempo Hanseat 3 wheeler (aka suaar in India)
9. Fiat Millicento (aks dukkar fiat)
10. London Double Decker Bus
11. HM Landmaster / Ambassador
And many more to come ……………

Please guys give me leads to buy these in India.

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A scale model dealer in mumbai

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Anyone in Bombay interested in a yellow Honda Accord Coupe??

2003 Honda Accord diecast model car 1:18 scale Custom Tuner by Motor Max - Metallic Grey
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Anyone in Bombay interested in a yellow Honda Accord Coupe??

2003 Honda Accord diecast model car 1:18 scale Custom Tuner by Motor Max - Metallic Grey
Cyrus dikra,

any leads on above mentioned models???
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Wow! thats a beautiful Hemi.. and you are starting of directly from the top with a Franklin Mint!!
an excellent model.

@ manishalive,
1. Mercedes 300 SL Gullwing- Bburago has one, an excellent model. look at any shopping mall.
2. Lamborghini Muira- a maisto model is there, but hard to find.
4. Mercedes transporter (the Blue flat bed open Van/ truck to transport race cars)- 1:43 scale model is available from wellys. you will find them in most toy shops.
7. Rover Mini- again a Bburago in 1:12/24 scale.
10. London Double Decker Bus- 1:32 wellys, available in toy shops.
11. HM Landmaster / Ambassador- available in one shop only in mumbai, forgot the name. search the forum.

the rest i think are not available normally in india, you have to import it.keep a sharp look at various models available in toy shops, malls in your place. that will help.

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Awesome Barracuda Hemi !!!
The finishing of Franklin Mint Collections is always much ahead than Maisto & Hotwheels !
Great find, But I don't think so that you have bought it from India ??
Thank you all for the kind words. It is an encouragement for newbies like me

Yes, The detailing of FM's are much better than what I have seen in Hotwheels.

And you are right, I picked it from UK.And although I didnt fancy the color, the price (SALE) was 19.99 GBP ie <1600 INR.

Can you tell me who makes the '50 Talbot Lago,Ferrari 166S , Ferrari 250 TR, Ferrari 375 America,MB 300 SL in 1:24.

My dream is to collect the 1949-1970 Le Mans winners.

Also can all the experts advise me whether I should switch to collecting 1:18? I was thinking of 1:24 because of the space constraint in the display layout. But I am now concerned that 1:24 models may not be available

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Anyone in Bombay interested in a yellow Honda Accord Coupe??

2003 Honda Accord diecast model car 1:18 scale Custom Tuner by Motor Max - Metallic Grey
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Cyrus dikra,

any leads on above mentioned models???
Yeah I saw the Accord at Gift Center.
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Can any one tell me any online shop,where good number of diecast are available?
(Apart from those which are already been posted here)
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Default Mercedes Pullman

Is this available in Mumbai/Delhi? I need it badly and want to know the price. Its by Autoart

EDIT: My mistake, its not a pullman.nonethless, a beauty
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Just if had modell lichtsysteme fittings.Does any Bhpian have such car from him?
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Naushad, Autoart one is for 8k I guess but today I saw another company I dont remember the name (Sun something) their model is costing 2800.
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Naushad, Autoart one is for 8k I guess but today I saw another company I dont remember the name (Sun something) their model is costing 2800.
Sun Star. The Detailing is ok in that one. Nothing Great.
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