Minichamps Releases Jorge Lorenzo’s 2010 Yamaha YZR-M1
Minichamps has announced the release of their latest 1/12 scale MotoGP bike diecast. It’s Jorge Lorenzo’s 2010 Yamaha YZR-M1, and as ever you can expect it to be a beautifully crafted and high quality piece of work. Minichamps diecast models are never cheap, but that’s a reflection of their quality. Below... Read more
With Jorge Lorenzo reasserting himself at Jerez last weekend, it seems as good a time as any to remind diecast fans and Lorenzo memorabilia fans in general of a stonker of an exclusive from the renowned Diecast Legends company. A few months back they spotted that Minichamps’ 1:12 replica of... Read more
Minichamps – aka Pauls Model Art, the legendary diecast model producers – have announced the release of their 1/12 scale Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda RC 212 V form the 2008 season. A must for any Dani Pedrosa nut or fan of quality MotoGP diecast models, you can expect this to... Read more
This week Minichamps have announced the release of their 1/12 scale diecast model of Jorge Lorenzo’s YZR-M1 from the 2009 season. Minichamps (aka Paul’s Model Art) are legendary for the quality and detail of their models and this is likely to be no exception. Here’s the detailed info on the... Read more
Minichamps website latest listings show that Jorge Lorenzo’s 2008 Yamaha YZR-M1 (in 1/12 scale) is slated for a release during February 2010. These are the current details they cover… Model-id: 122083048 Scale: 1/12 Weight: 700gr. Manufacturer: YAMAHA Rider: LORENZO, JORGE Availability: February 2010 This will surely not only be a beautifully crafted model, but also a very popular one – and probably one... Read more
Model-id: 122071026 Scale: 1/12 Weight: 500gr. Make: HONDA Rider: DANIEL PEDROSA 72 Parts with 167 Decorations: • 72 Mask sprays • 20 Tampo prints • 27 Decals • 48 Free sprays Dani’s 2008 bike is currently listed with a February 2010 release, with his 2009 bike (apparently!) swiftly following in March 2010. Read more
(*Above: Who wouldn’t buy this lot???? Our suggested “Collection”…) Quick update on the Diecasts campaign.I’ve found a couple more contact addresses that we can all write too, and I would suggest that you also send in the image above – or the PDF version of it which you can download... Read more
(*Above: Who wouldn’t buy this lot???? Our suggested “Collection”…) Quick update on the Diecasts campaign.I’ve found a couple more contact addresses that we can all write too, and I would suggest that you also send in the image above – or the PDF version of it which you can download... Read more
We at BatiFans want to try and push the campaign for Alvaro Bautista diecast models further afield than Minichamps, and would appreciate your help in also filling up the Suggestion Boxes at Spanish company Altaya (who already produce some nice 1:24 MotoGP bikes) and Chinese manufactrer Ixo (who produced... Read more
(*Above: Bati’s 2005 Honda by Ixo – currently the only proper diecast available) I wonder if I can ask any of you reading this to spare a few minutes to write an email to Minichamps (a German company called Pauls Model Art) to petition them to produce Alvaro’s Aspar Aprilia... Read more