Another "Fallen Flag". German model maker Vollmer has announced they will cease business in the middle of 2014.
MRC-Italeri has added a Truck Shop Accessories (item #550764) to its 1/24 scale Truck and Trailer series.
A trio from Revell and Monogram; 2013 Mustang Boss 302, Thames Panel Truck and a Party Garbage Truck.
Wheel Sets from Hobby Design (1:24)
Hobby Design has announced some new wheel sets in 1:24 scale.
Rusty Rail has been casting away containers for cast-aways!
Revell are re-releasing the SMS Emden and SMS Dresden as a boxed set.
NOCH is at the 2014 International Nuremberg Toy Fair and has announced their theme for 2014.
W^D Models has released photos of their upcoming Great War-era Crossley 20/25 staff car.
I learned the very sad news this evening from Gordon Stevens that we lost one of the pioneers of the UK modelling scene just before Christmas - the inimitable Ron Firth:
Add On Parts Bumper and Wharehouse (HO Scale)
Add On Parts continues to add on HO scale models.
Rusty Rail's Door is Open (O Scale (American))
A new O scale - 1/48 casting has been created at Rusty Rail, a parts cabinet with positionable door.
Atlas released Hurricane Sandy Relief "Save the Shore" hoppers in the three most common model railroad scales - O, HO & N.
Newly announced from Hobby Design are these upgrade and detail sets for some very cool 1:24 scale cars.
The latest from Manta Figurines is this 1:24 scale female biker in full leather suit.
TS Productions releases more laser cut parts for the 1:24 Lindberg and Revell '34 and '40 Ford Pick-ups.
A few upcoming releases from Vallejo Acrylics that can be put to good use on our auto based projects.
NOCH has a crush on industry with a Laser-Cut Gravel Plant and Quarry Rock in 1/87 - HO.
Add On Parts is releasing a new corner building in HO and propane tanks suitable for No.1 Scale this September. These models are made of resin and ceramics.
Add On Parts is releasing new 1/35 sets of weapons and containers and buildings, plus a new corner building in 1/72 and HO (1/87) this September. These models are made of resin and ceramics.
Racy Girls for Racy Rides (1:24)
Hobby Design announces a trio of 1:24 female figures to enhance those hot rides of yours.
New Wheels from Hobby Design (1:24)
Hobby Design rolls out some new 20" wheels in 1:24 scale.
Hobby Design has released new upgrade sets for some popular 1:24 Tamiya kits.
My Hobby Info has now added Auto's to the lineup so we can keep track of this genre as well.
Hobby Design DMC LP900 Upgrade Set (Other Scale)
Hobby Design seems to never sleep and this new upgrade set for the AutoArt 1:18 Lambo LP900 shows how busy HD has been.
TS Productions announces a laser cut set to replace the wood parts on the Monogram/Revell '30 Ford Woody.
Hobby Design goes Wheelin' (1:24)
Hobby Design releases some kickin' 1:24 scale ADV.1 19" wheels in four different styles.
Rocket Bunny 86 from Aoshima (1:24)
Two new ones from Aoshima of the GReddy & Rocket Bunny Toyota 86. I'll take one of each please!
Bar Mills announces a brand new model: Shaw's Ridge Equipment & Supply.
Revell announces a hot Summer line-up in 1:24 and 1:25 scales. Looks like more fuel for future Group Builds!
Aber does Mercedes SLR (1:24)
Upcoming from Aber is an extensive detail set for the Tamiya Mercedes Benz McLaren SLR 1:24.
Round 2 - June 2013 Releases (1:25)
Round 2 has four automotive releases planned for June of 2013. Two additions to the "Showroom Replicas" Series at AMT, a reissue of a classic Snap-It kit from MPC as well as a reissue from Polar Lights.
Armor35 whets railway modelers with this new 1/35 water column, plus a statue of Stalin to welcome travelers to the station.
McLaren MP4-12C GT3 Upgrades (1:24)
Hobby Design produces quite a few upgrade sets to make that Fujimi 1:24 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 a very sharp car.
Hobby Design just keeps pumping out all those upgrades that we look forward to and very soon will have 1:24 SLS GT3 Racing Seats on the market.
Hobby Design Nissan GTR-GT1 (1:24)
Hobby Design has announced an upcoming release of the 1/24 Nissan GTR-GT1 resin full car kit which is modeled after the 2011 FIA GT1 Nissan. This kit includes the resin car body, photoetched set, wheels, tires, metal detail set and decals.
Some teasers from Aoshima from the Shizuoka Hobby Show.
The US Senate has supported a bill to charge a tax on internet based sales in an effort to level the playing field for bricks and mortar retailers.
Honda `89 NSR250R SP (1:12)
Aoshima's second release of the Honda `89 NSR250R, this time around with custom parts.
Hilux Double Cab 4WD Pickup (1:24)
Aoshima has announced a new Toyota Hilux 4WD.
Herpa has announced their summer releases in their July & August 2013 Cars & Trucks News. Oh yeah, and there's an HO helicopter, too!
Just announced from Belkits for a July/August release is the Skoda Fabia S2000, Barum Rally 2012.
Italeri has a couple of new kits geared towards our trucker friends, the Scania R560 Highline and a Cargo Trailer, both in 1:24 scale.
Fujimi announces for a May release the Sauber C31 driven by Kobayashi, who earned a podium finish at his home GP.
Revell's May 2013 Line-up (1:25)
Revell USA has announced the upcoming releases slated for May 2013.
Hobby Design has just announced an upcoming multi-media kit of the Lamborghini LP670-4 SV in 1:24 scale (HD03-0173). Consisting of plenty of resin and photo etch parts, along with decals and other goodies, this one looks very complete.
The BMW Z4 GT3 is a hot looking kit, and this detail set from Hobby Design looks like it will bring it to the next level.
Hasegawa has introduced a limited edition YZR 500 that was raced by France’s Christian Sarron in 1988, available for pre-order now.
Hobby Design has an extensive catalog of upgrades and decals for us car enthusiasts, and here's a look at some new releases in 1:20 & 1:24. Those Brembo brakes look especially tasty!
Maybe new to you...Pro Tech was news to me. Specializing in 1/25, 1/24, 1/18 and 1/16 auto parts and accessories, this company is definitely worthy of checking out.
Laser Modeling 3 has released their sixth craftsman kit, Gillmeister Coal Co. .
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