New 1:8 Scale “build it yourself” Volkswagen Golf GTI

By Bruno Boracco

Hachette Volkswagen Golf GTI to 1 8 scale a

On July 23, the publishing house Hachette launched its new “costruisci the Golf” (build the Golf) collection that will over 100 issues provide all the parts to assemble a faithful reproduction to  1: 8 scale of the second series Golf GTI. The model is diecast with additional parts in ABS. The doors, the bonnet and the hatchback all open. At this scale the fine details of interior trim, the opening fuel filler, and detailed engine and mechanical parts are all included. Inside there is an accurately reproduced dashboard with an opening glove box.

Hachette Volkswagen Golf GTI to 1 8 scale b

A remote control that allows you to operate low and high beam headlights, direction indicators and the brake lights; When using the remote control you can listen to the playback of the sound of the horn and engine during starting and acceleration.

Hachette Volkswagen Golf GTI to 1 8 scale c

The master for this model was produced by Leoni SPA de Sorbara based near Modena in Italy.

 


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