More Matrix – July 2016

By Maz Woolley

 

Matrix has announced another set of releases for later this year. These are all resin models to 1:43 scale produced in  China. In many cases these models capture specific prototype vehicles. All pictures shown below are provided by Matrix, as are the expected release dates.

Bentley 4 25 litre All Weather Tourer by Thrupp and Maberly green 1937

MX40201-131 Bentley 4 ¼ Litre

An all weather tourer coachwork by Thrupp and Maberly  based on a 1937 Bentley chassis. This model is due to be released in August.


Bentley 8 Litre Mayfair Close Coupled Saloon #YX5124 black and green 1932
MX40201-111 Bentley 8 Litre

This a 1932 Mayfair Close Coupled Saloon YX5124 and is painted in black and green. This is expected to be released in October.


Horch 930S Stromlinie maroon 1948
MX40803-031 Horch 930S Stromlinie

This model is finished in Maroon and is based on a car from 1948.  Again it is expected to be released in October.


Freestone and Webb Continental Sports Coupe on 1933 RR Phantom II Chassis 42PY maroon
MX41705-141 Rolls Royce Phantom II

This is a Freestone & Webb Continental Sports Coupe based upon a 1933 Rolls Royce Phantom II Chassis and finished in Maroon based upon 42PY. Another model expected to be released in October.


Dodge Firearrow II Concept Ghia Exner yellow 1954
MX50405-021 Dodge Firearrow II

This is another concept car from Matrix. The design was by the Italian house of Ghia with Virgil Exner’s involvement for Chrysler Corporation. The car was first shown in 1954. Another planned for release in October.


Lincoln Model K LeBaron Convertible Sedan grey metallic 1938Lincoln Model K LeBaron Convertible Sedan grey metallic 1938 2
MX52106-041 Lincoln Model K LeBaron

This model is of a 1938 Convertible Sedan in  grey metallic paint.  Of particular note is the table in the rear which is shown open and with bottle and glasses.  Another scheduled for release in October.


Maserati 3500 GT Spyder by Frua AM101 268 white 1957
MX51311-021 Maserati 3500 GT Spyder by Frua

This 1957 car bodied by Frua is well presented. It is in white with a pale blue interior. This model is scheduled for a November release.


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