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The Diecast Magazine - North America - Issue 3 - March 2009

Issue 5 of The Diecast Magazine features the latest news and reviews of a variety of die cast model cars, trucks and much more!

Packed with reviews about scale die-cast model vehicles, this issue of The Diecast Magazine looks at the iconic BRE Racing 240Z Datsun from Kyosho as well as the Autoart 1/12 scale Ford GT.

Also in this issue we take a look around the amazing Petersen Museum in Los Angeles. Don’t miss the Woodstock VW Bus by Sunstar and see a 1:43 diecast model come to life when Raffi Minasian provides a behind-the-scenes look in to the development of the Griffith 200 from Automodello!

Autoart – Ford GTAutomodello – The development of the Griffith 200

Whether you are seasoned die cast collector and have a garage, attic or house full of die cast model cars or you are someone who wants to start collecting, check out our “Collecting on a budget” article! It breaks down the selection process and makes collecting on a budget simple. All you have to do is stick to your budget... good luck!

Every issue of The Diecast Magazine offers you the chance to be involved and WIN in The Collectors’ Post. Just send us a short article about you and your collection and you will receive a model for free, what are you waiting for? Put pen to paper and send us your article with a couple of pictures today.

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Issue 5 of The Diecast Magazine will be available in selected diecast retail outlets and Barnes and Noble, Books A Million, Borders, Hastings and Walden Bookstores throughout the United States, as well as Indigo Bookstores in Canada, by September 22, 2009!

Kyosho – BRE Datsun 240Z #46Sunstar –Woodstock VW Bus

Contents List - The Diecast Magazine - North America - Issue 3 - March 2009


American Muscle

1/18 1969 Oldsmobile Cutlass 4-4-2 - W-32option
1/18 Ferrari Powered Speed Boat
1/32 Ford Focus RS Rally cars
Best Model
1/43 Alfa Romeo TZ1
1/43 Ferrari 512BB LM
1/43 Porsche365B Abarth GTL
Classic Construction Models
1/24 Holt Caterpillar 75 track-type tractor
1/48 Caterpillar 245 excavator
Custom Crew
1/64 Sledsters
Die-Cast Promotions
1/6 2009 Harley Davidson FLHP Road King Police motorcycle
1/6 2009 Harley Davidson FLHTP Electra Glide Police motorcycle
1/43 Renault Alpine V6 Le Mans
1/43 Renault 4cv Jolly
1/43 Iveco Trekker 8x4 concrete mixer
First Response
1/43 Dodge Magnum - Police Cruisers
1/43 Dodge Charger - Police Cruisers
Franklin Mint
1/24 2008 Ford Mustang “Bullitt”
1/24 Shelby Cobra 427S/C (from the Elvis Presley movie “Spinout”)
1/24 1959 Chevy Corvette barn find
GMP - ACME Trading Company
1/4 Ford Aluminator Motor
1/18 Reath Altered Dragster
GMP - Real Art Replicas
1/8 Lowenbrau Porsche 962
GreenLight Collectibles
1/64 + 1:43 Motor World Series
Highway 61
1/16 Chevy Wrecker truck
1/16 GMC Wrecker truck
1/18 Plymouth Barracuda
1/18 Dodge Challenger Super Stock
Hobby Masters
1/200 Lockheed Electra
1/72 F105D Thunderchief aircraft
1/72 Messerschmitt Bf110 - G4
1/200 McDonnell Douglas DC4
1/72 Centurion tank MkV
1/48 Sherman M4A3 tank
1/72 Opel Blitz 3-ton truck
Hot Wheels
1/64 Indy Car Series
1/24 Indy Car Elite Series
1/43 Ferrari Formula one Elite Releases
1/18 Datsun 240Z BRE Racing
1/18 Lancia Abarth 037 Rally Cars
1/12 Ferrari F40
M2 Autothentics
1/64 Auto-Drags + Auto-Thentics series
1/24 57 Chevy hardtop
1/24 Ford Mustang Boss 302
1/43 Alfa Romeo 75 Evoluzione
1/43 Alfa Romeo Brera coupe
1/18 Mustang GTA’s
1/18 Mustang GTA Pro street
1/64 Minichamps range
1/43 Top Gear Power Laps series
1/18 Honda RA108 F1 Jensen Button - First Win
Motorsport Authentics
1/24 NASCAR and NHRA releases
MR Collection Models
1/18 Lamborghini Murcielago LP670
1/43 1976 Cadillac Seville
1/43 1978 Lincoln Continental MkV
1/87 Machines at Work series
1/50 Caterpillar 299C Compact Track Loader
1/50 Caterpillar 784C Tractor with Tow haul
1/43 Volkswagen Beetle Taxi
1/43 Bugatti Type 50 Profilee
1/18 Mercedes Benz 0317/Porsche Racing Transporter
1/43 Le Mans Dunlop Bridge
1/43 Opel RAK1
1/43 Porsche 934
1/43 Porsche 911R
1/18 Citroen Xsara WRC Rally
1/18 Audi quattro Rally car
1/18 Ford Escort MkII Rally car
1/18 Ford Escort RS1600i
Sword Precision Scale Models
1/50 Peterbilt 355 Mechanic Trucks
Truescale Miniatures
1/18 Porsche 935K3 - Jagermeister
TWH Collectibles
1/50 Grove GMK 4100L – GMK4115L crane
1/50 Grove GMK5095 – GMK5115 crane
1/43 Mitsubishi MiEV
1/43 Mitsubishi i
1/43 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO IX Group N rally car
1/43 Citroen Xsara WRC car

Hot Wheels Elite
1/18 Ferrari 575GTZ Zagato
1/18 Mercedes Benz 0317 Porsche Transporter
1/43 Allard J2
Custom Cuda
1/18 Corrupted Cuda
The Grintch
1/18 Custom 34 Ford Hot Rod
1/12 Ford GT
1/43 The Development of the Griffith 200
1/18 BRE Datsun 240Z
TWH Collectibles
1/50 Seagrave Fire Fighters
Petersen Automotive Museum
A Collectors Paradise
GreenLight Collectibles
1/64 – 1/24 Fire Starters
Collecting on a Budget.
Made simple
1/18 Cadillac CTS sedan
1/18 Mercedes Benz W25
Magnificent in Miniature
1/43 Recent Minichamps releases
1/12 Woodstock VW Bus
What’s Hot Online
Recent online trading update
Hot Wheels
Star Trek replicas
Franklin Mint
1/24 2008 Indianapolis 500 Corvette Pace cars
1/50 Caterpillar 785D

American Collectors Insurance
Apollo Inc/Carousel 1
Aikens Airplanes
Awesome Diecast
Carney Plastics Inc
Classic Construction Models
Designs in Motion
Die-Cast Promotions
GreenLight Collectibles
Minichamps - North America
Motorsport Authentics/RCCA
Schuco/Silvergate Distributors
Sunstar Die-Cast America Inc
Sword Precision Scale Models
TWH Collectibles

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