News from the Continent 12/2015: M4 Modelcars

By Hans-Georg Schmitt

Here are details of the final releases by M4 modelcars in their Art, Best and Rio ranges for 2015. These are all to 1:43 scale and diecast in metal in Italy unless otherwise stated.

Art Models

ART320  Ferrari 500 Mondial – Test car 1954 – Long nose  (Resin)
ART324  Ferrari 212 Export Berlinetta – Mille Miglia 1953 – Gerini and Donazzolo #617
ART325  Ferrari 250 California – dark red
ART204/2  Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta – Spa 1949 – Roosdorp and DE Ridder #40

 BEST Models

BEST9589  Ferrari 312 P Coupe – Bridgehampton 1960 – P.Rodriguez #12
BEST9590  Ferrari 308 GTB – Rally Isle of Elba 1980 – Nico and Barban #11
BEST9591  Porsche Abarth – Nurburgring 1963 – Knunis and Schiller #59 Scuderia Filippinetti
BEST9592  Porsche 550 RS – Le Mans 1957 – Storez and Crawford #34
BEST9593  Ferrari 275 P2 – Winner of Targa Florio 1965 – Vaccarella and Bandini #198
BEST9594  Fiat 1500  1936 black and green
BEST9595  Fiat 1500 1936 – Italian Red Cross 1936
BEST9596  Alfa Romeo TZ1 – Le Mans Test car 1964 – Bussinello and Biscaldi #37

RIO Models

RIO4473  Mercedes Simplex 1902 – Emperor Wilhelm II personal car with figurine
RIO4474  Mercedes 20/35 HP – Taxi of Berlin 1911
RIO4477  Fiat 0 – Italian Red Cross 1915
RIO4478-P  KdF-Wagen (Volkswagen Beetle) Africa Corps 1941 with figurines of Field Marshall Rommel and his driver
RIO4479      Mercedes-Benz 770K – US Army Dachau May 1945
RIO4480  Fiat 525 – donated to Pope Pio XI by Senator Agnelli with figurine

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