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Our Latest Issue:

Issue #200

Inside Issue #200

Plenty Of Plymouth Potential

Tool Time

Scratchbuilding School, converting a crew cab to a single cab

Commercial Break: Planet Caravan

Diecast Deuce

Tamiya’s New Mazda MX-5

Building the Duel! movie truck

Trucker’s Corner

Download the digital version (as a high-resolution PDF) here: Digital Issue #200

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Some recent new kit reviews:

Tamiya Acura NSX

Tamiya Acura NSX

We got the new Tamiya Acura NSX kit today, and man-oh-man, what a great looking model! Once again Tamiya has done a superb job on this new 1/24 scale plastic model kit. From the crisp and clean body, to all the parts, window masks, decals, everything...Read More »


MENG Ford F350 Super Duty Crew Cab

MENG Ford F350 Super Duty Crew Cab

We got a sneak peek at the new 1/24 scale MENG Ford F350 Super Duty Crew Cab kit. It is a beast! The box itself weighs over 2.2lbs, and it’s a big and thick box too boot! The kit is fantastic. We...Read More »


Revell 1968 VW Beetle

Revell ’68 Volkswagen Beetle

1/24 Scale

Revell has released their latest VW kit, a “1968” VW Beetle. There are quotes around the year, 1968, for a reason. It’s hard to tell exactly what year it is. For one thing, it’s not a stock US ’68 Bug. It may be stock...Read More »


Tamiya LaFerrari

Tamiya's new LaFerrari

Tamiya’s New LaFerrari 1/24 Kit 

Tamiya sent their new, and gorgeous, 1/24 scale kit of Ferrari’s newest supercar, the LaFerrari. This kit is incredible. It is on par with their earlier Enzo kit, but with a more beautiful body and shape. There is also available separately a photoetched detail...Read More »


Revell '49 Mercury Wagon

Revell ’49 Mercury Wagon

Revell’s new ’49 Mercury Wagon was just released, and it’s a great one! Check out these photos for a quick look.