Today, Minichamps revealed its release schedule for January. It’s got some good subjects on it so it will be a very good start to the year for collectors.
In the week beginning 7th January, we will be receiving the 1:12 1961 Triumph TR6 in silver/red (P133550) and the 1:43 2010 Red Bull RB6 Constructors Champions two car set (DC210405C2).
There will be two fantastic F1 subjects coming on the week beginning 14th January in the form of the 1:18 Sebastian Vettel 2012 Red Bull RB8 (DC21201), and the 1:43 Lewis Hamilton 2010 McLaren MP4-25 from the Canadian Grand Prix. (DC210402C).
One week later, beginning the 21st January, we will take delivery of the 1:8 1998 Valentino Rossi Imola helmet (P980856), the 1:18 2009 McLaren Mercedes SLR Stirling Moss in orange (PG038400), and the 1:43 Michael Schumacher 20th anniversary two car set (DC211407B2). The set will feature Michael Schumacher’s 1991 Jordan 191 as well as his 2011 Mercedes MGP W02.
By the way, in between Christmas and New Year we received three road car replicas from Minichamps. The biggest subject was the 1:18 1992 Ford Escort Cosworth in metallic black (PG089020); this was joined by the 1:43 1970 Lamborghini Countach LP400 in green (P103100), and the 1:43 2005 Jaguar XK coupe in green (P130502).