News from the Continent – M4 Releases First Quarter 2017

By Hans-Georg Schmitt

 

M4 Modelcars Group releases expected in the first quarter of 2017 are shown below with photographs supplied by the manufacturer. All the models shown are made in Italy to 1:43 scale in metal unless stated otherwise.

 

ART Models

ART358 Ferrari 500 TRC Cuba 1958 – Porfirio Rubirosa #48 – Chassis #0660

ART359 Ferrari 330 P – 2000 km Daytona 1965 – Piper/Hensgen #88 – Chassis #0820

ART360 Ferrari 500 Mondial – Mille Miglia 1957 – Jean Guichet #507 Chassis #0458 (Resin Model)

ART361 Ferrari 195S Berchetta – Winner of Giro della Calabria 1950 Serafini and Salami #744 – Chassis #0060

ART362 Ferrari 330 P – 2nd Place in Grand Prix Canada Mosport 1964 – Luigi Scarfiotti #3 – Chassis #0818

ART363 Ferrari 500 Mondial – 6 hours of Torrey Pines 1956 – Phil Hill #82 Chassis #0438 – retired

ART364 Ferrari 250 GT California 1962 – green metallic – Chassis #4095

Best Models

 

BEST9649 Alfa Romeo TZ1 – Targa Florio 1966 – Lo Piccolo/Sutera #122 – Scuderia Pagaso

BEST9650 Lancia Fulvia Coupe 1300 HF – Winner of Rally of San Remo 1966 Cella and Lombardini #36

BEST9651 Porsche 908/03 – 1000 km of Barcelona 1971 – J.Fernandez #1

BEST9652 Porsche 550 RS – Le Mans 1958 – Schiller and Tot #59

BEST9653 Ferrari 365 P2 – 3rd Place of Grand Prix of Canada Mosport 1965 Pedro Rodriguez #10 – Chassis #0838

BEST9654 Lancia Fulvia Coupe 1300 HF – 2nd Place in Tour de Corse 1967 – Toivonen and Tiukkanen #93

BEST9655 Porsche 356 Abarth – 1000 km Nurburgring 1963 – Rank and Wütherich* #29

* Rolf Wütherich was James Dean’s mechanic 

BEST9656 Lancia Beta Montecarlo – 6 Hours of Silverstone  Castellano and Crawford #48

BEST9657 Jaguar E-Type Coupe – 12 hours of Sebring 1968 Rodgers and Robson #84

BEST9658 Lancia Beta Montecarlo Turbo – Le Mans 24 hours 1981 – Patrese, Heyer and Ghinzani #66

BEST9659 Lancia Fulvia Coupe 1300 HF – Winner of Tour de Corse 1967 – Munari and Lombardini #87

Rio Models

 

RIO4521 FIAT 238 Ambulance 1970 – high roof – white

RIO4522 Citroen DS21 Police of Paris, France 1968

RIO4523 Bugatti 41 Royale Torpedo open 1927 red (Prototype with Packard body)

RIO4524 Alfa Romeo P3 – Brooklands 1939 – K.Evans #3

RIO4525 KdF-Wagen (Volkswagen Beetle) Ambulance of German Wehrmacht/Africa Corps 1941

RIO4526 FIAT 238 Service Vehicle Corsica Scuderia Filipinetti 1970

RIO4527 Mercedes Simplex – 1902 – red

RIO4528 FIAT 238 Service Vehicle of FIAT France 1971

RIO4529 KdF-Wagen (Volkswagen Beetle) German Wehrmacht/Africa Corps

RIO4530/P Isotta Fraschini 8A Torpedo – Mille Miglia 1927 – Aymo Maggi. Limited edition of 90 Pieces with figurine for the 90th Anniversary of the Mille Miglia 1927-2017


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