By Maz Woolley with information from Hans-Georg Schmitt
Those who like to show their models of racing cars with transporters and other accessories may be interested in models announced by ABC and Le Mans Miniatures.
These are resin models made in Italy to 1:43 scale.
Le Mans Miniatures
Le Mans miniatures make a range of accessories and vehicles in several scales. Here are some recently announced models.
Jochen Rindt 1:18 scale
Le Mans Miniatures have chosen to model Jochen Rindt based upon Rainer W. Schlegermich’s famous picture. Sat in a camping chair, a cigarette in hand and with a bottle at this feet. In the photograph he is talking to Colin Chapman.
Borani spoked wheels
These wheels are to 1:32 scale and are as used on LMM slotcars.
These are to 1:43 scale and would be ideal for pit lanes in the classic era.
This model is to 1:24 scale and wheels and driver figure are also available as separate items. This car won Le Mans in 1937. This model is sold as a Kit.
Ferrari 250 T61
This is a slot car but is detailed enough for display. It is the winner of Le Mans in 1961 driven by Olivier Gendebien and Phil Hill.
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