Mod­elled on the Masters

Australian Muscle Car - - Mini Muscle -

AMC re­views the lat­est names mak­ing it big in minia­ture.

1967 HR Pre­mier Sedan

Re­plac­ing

the HD, the HR fea­tured not just some sleek new body changes, but also more power in the shape of the twin-carb 186S ‘red en­gine’ and in­tro­duced a range of safety packages to the lo­cal mar­ket. The HR is a sig­nif­i­cant clas­sic Aus­tralian car and Biante wil re­lease this 1:18 scale ver­sion in stylish Ten­nyson Turquoise and white later this year.

1971 Holden LC To­rana GTR

The

LC To­rana was a game changer for GM-H, form­ing the build­ing blocks for the To­rana name­plate, not only to be­come a force to be reck­oned with in terms of on road sales dur­ing the 1970s, but also in Aus­tralian mo­tor­sport. Biante’s up­com­ing 1:18 scale diecast model feau­res a stunning Taormina Aqua Metal­lic paint scheme.

2013 Sandown 500 Pepsi Max Crew FG Fal­con

The

2013 Sandown en­duro was tough for Mark Win­ter­bot­tom, start­ing from fourth place on the grid and stalling off the line. With the start of the race com­pro­mised, the strat­egy for the car was switched and us­ing a pace car to their ad­van­tage he and Richards were able to get back into con­tention. Un­for­tu­nately luck was not with the #5 when a wheel nut re­fused to un­screw, los­ing more valu­able time. With noth­ing left to lose Win­ter­bot­tom re­joined the race and hunted down the lead­ers, fin­ish­ing sixth.This new 1:18 scale diecast model of Frosty’s FG Fal­con by Clas­sic Car­lecta­bles fea­tures his sig­na­ture on a mounted scale-model of the bon­net and comes with a signed Cer­tifi­cate of Au­then­tic­ity, in a limited edtion of 1450 pieces. For de­tails and stock­its, visit Clas­sic Car­lecta­bles’ web­site.

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