Half scale model (1:2) of Kimi Räikkönen’s Lotus F1 Team 2013 helmet can be ordered from Lotus Originals. Finely detailed, the helmet is an accurate scale representation of the 2013 season helmet. An ultimate collectable for any Kimi Räikkönen or Lotus F1 Team fan.
Ferrari is offering a precise 1:8 scale Amalgam replica of the F138 driven to a dominant victory by Fernando Alonso in the 2013 Chinese GP. It will be available as a very limited edition of just 99 models with deliveries starting in June 2013.
A real collector’s item for every Formula One fan. The replica model of the Fernando Alonso’s Formula 1 Helmet has been manufactured in the highest quality and is based on the Fernando Alonso original design for the 2012 Formula 1 season. In terms of style, design and detailed accuracy, the entire look and feel of this model is the equal of the original in every way. But note that this helmet is designated for display/exposition only and is not to be used as head protection.
Ford unveiled a special limited-edition Ford Racing history print that will be sold to benefit JDRF. This special Sam Bass artwork celebrates Ford’s storied 111-year racing history. Commissioned for his private collection by Edsel B. Ford II, great-grandson of Henry Ford, the original artwork dramatically portrays some of the greatest moments in Ford Racing history. There will be only 500 numbered prints created, all hand-signed by Edsel B. Ford II and Sam Bass.
Cadillac, which celebrates its 110th birthday this year, will be the subject of a new limited edition Assouline luxury book. When it debuts later this fall, Cadillac will be the renowned publisher’s first project dedicated to a single automotive brand. Only 500 hand-numbered Cadillac luxury books will be produced, each housed in a black slipcase with metallic Cadillac plaque and retailing for $395. A more conventional hardcover version with dust jacket will also be available and retail for $75. The book will be released in time for the holiday shopping season.
Revealed to the world for the first time on Ferrari.com in preparation for its official debut at the Geneva International Motor Show, the F12berlinetta, finished in an attractive new Rosso Berlinetta three-layer colour, represents the very cutting-edge of mid-front-engined sports cars. The design of the F12berlinetta is a result of the collaboration between the Ferrari Styling Centre and Pininfarina and is a perfect balance of uncompromising aerodynamics with harmonious proportions interpreting the typical elements of Ferrari’s front-engined V12 cars in an original and innovative way.
A must for all Bentley enthusiasts and collectors is this hand-built 1:43 scale limited edition model of the new Bentley Continental GT V8. This tribute to the Bentley Continental V8 models comes from Bentley Classic Models. Produced in the same interior and exterior specification as the actual Geneva show car and limited to just 100 pieces, the model perfectly details key features of the Bentley V8, for example the gloss black matrix grille, iconic twin ‘figure eight’ exhaust tailpipes and red enamel Bentley winged ‘B’ badges.
For the 2012 model year, Ford has at long last revived the most revered of all Mustang models: BOSS. With a new racing counterpart and a modern street version that delivers more than 440 horsepower, the Boss is truly back! To mark this historic occasion, Mustang historian Donald Farr has written a complete history of the Boss 302, from its late 1960s origins in Ford’s boardrooms, through its Trans-Am successes and untimely demise in 1970 up to the conception and development of the spectacular new 2012 Mustang Boss 302. Packed with photography and first-hand accounts from the people who created the original Boss as well as the team that resurrected Ford’s most iconic Mustang, this is the story every Mustang enthusiast has been waiting to read!
The BMW M3 GT2 Art Car by Jeff Koons is now available as a limited-edition miniature version at the scale of 1:18. The metal model is a full-detail reproduction of the original vehicle, for which the artist intentionally selected a contrasting silver interior. The removable hood allows you to see the engine inside, the trunk […]
Great way to commemorate the centennial history of Chevrolet is this new book by Automobile Heritage Publishing. It tells the story of Chevrolet with its 160 pages and hundreds of photos. The 100 Years of Chevrolet book will be available in November 2011.