Slightly Late Gaydon News 15/06/2018
The Maserati 1958 Le Mans with engine detail is now available 24/05/2018
The Cunningham C4RK is now available 24/05/2018
The Ferrari 500 F2 is now available 24/05/2018
The Alfa Romeo T33 1968 Targa Floria, Le Mans and 1967 Periscopica cars are now available 24/05/2018
The Chevrolet COE Transporter and Pick Up are now available 24/05/2018
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Le Mans is over for another year
Le Mans is over for another year, great fun but it seems to get harder each year...
I have had my last sheet of decals reprinted and they seem pretty damn good
The good news this week is I have had my last sheet of decals reprinted and they seem pretty damn good...
Thought I must write some news this week as last week I was very busy and I forgot
Thought I must write some news this week as last week I was very busy and I forgot...
Well that is Gaydon done for another year and again a great show
Well that is Gaydon done for another year and again a great show...
My reworked Ninco E-type Jaguar is almost done
Another completely new model, the 1956 British GP BRM T25 driven by Mike Hawthorn is finished...
One of the most colourful and recognisable liveries on racing and rally cars over the past 40 years has been the Martini colours...
I have had a nice little break over Easter
I have had a nice little break over Easter...
As you may have guessed I love most things American
As you may have guessed I love most things American...
My Jag XK120 Coupe is nearly done
My Jag XK120 Coupe is nearly done...
The Jag XK120 is nearly done
The Jag XK120 is nearly done...
Barney the cat has made a full recovery
I am sure you will all be glad to know Barney the cat has made a full recovery (my wallet hasnt)...
I like cats and dogs
Now as you may know if you read my weekly ramblings I like cats and dogs...
The second Gordini T16 is now finished and on the car page
The second Gordini T16 is now finished and on the car page...
The little Gordini T14 is done
The little Gordini T14 is done, this version is Biras 1952 British GP car and hopefully in the near future another version which will be a modified casting of the car in its late form with higher sides...
Some proper(ish) slot car news this week
Some proper(ish) slot car news this week and what you can expect in the coming months...
The Christmas holiday is over and we are back to work
The Christmas holiday is over and we are back to work...
The Gordini is an odd looking car but I like it
We have the Gordini on its wheels...
The Corvette has proved to be a very popular model
The Corvette has proved to be a very popular model...
The Corvette is done and now in production
Another model is finished, the Corvette is done and now in production...
Sorry for the lack of news last week, there wasnt any
Sorry for the lack of news last week, there wasnt any...
Three new models in three weeks, not bad eh
The Talbot T26GS is finished and in production...
At last a new model in production
At last a new model in production and I hope you like it...
The Ferrari 375+ will be back in production in the next couple of weeks
Hooray, I have actually finished a new prototype...
It is not all doom and gloom
We would like to make it clear and put all our customers minds at ease that all our models have passed all the relevant emission test in America and Europe...
Still slow this week
Another week waiting for stuff to turn up, so no real news...
Still bugger all happening
Still bugger all happening, I think we sold four models this last week...
This week I am back on a bit of prototyping work
This week I am back on a bit of prototyping work...
Everyone in Europe is on holiday
This is an odd time of year for us resin model manufacturers...
Finalising the next decal sheet
This week I have been finalising the next decal sheet (exciting stuff eh)...
The Bentley is taking shape slowly
My little rally track is taking shape nicely...
I watched a very interesting program on TV a few nights ago
I watched a very interesting program on TV a few nights ago on the making of some new light weight E-type Jaguars, these beautiful cars were made in the Jaguar factory by Jaguar employees from Jag parts and the chassis number carries on from the old light weights...
I have been considering some new models this week
The Bentley is taking shape very nicely now, there is still a lot to do but as you can see it is getting there...
The Embiricos Bentley
I have been very good this week and concentrated on the Embiricos Bentley and it is taking shape nicely...
I have finished the 1965 Bizzarini
This week I have finished the 1965 Bizzarini and I must admit I like it very much...
This week I have finished the 1965 Bizzarini and I must admit I like it very much...
busy little bee
I have been busy little bee this week and as you can see my work bench is awash with new models...
The Allard J2 is finished at last
The Allard J2 is finished at last and I am very pleased with it, I think it looks very pretty...
The Mclaren M1A 1964 Nassau car
The last of my handling body series is finished and looks pretty good...
The new Mclaren M1A is nearly done, and the Allard is also progressing
Two projects have come on well this week...
First, apologies again for the lack of news last week...
Not much news
Sorry for the lack of news this week, we have been very busy getting everything ready for Gaydon Slot Car Festival...
Gaydon draws ever closer
Gaydon draws ever closer...
A very productive week
It has been a very productive week...
Now as all of you know when we traders/ manufacturers do a swapmeet we make bundles of cash, well not quite...
The Bizz is nearly done
Apologies for the lack of news last week...
The Bizzarini is in grey primer at last
The Bizzarini is in grey primer at last...
The 4 heures du Essex went very well
We had our first race meeting last Sunday and I think it was a success...
The Bizzarini is on its wheels, with the chassis made...
The 4 heures du Essex.
First of all, apologies for the news being a bit all over the place...
Two news this week, or should that be newses
Two news this week, or should that be newses...
At last the Maserati 250F is finished
At last the Maserati 250F is finished...
Progress has been made on the Iso AC3
As you can see progress has been made on the Iso AC3...
Actually managed to do some prototyping
This week has definitely been more interesting, for me anyway...
The last few days have been spent remaking moulds
As mentioned last week the last few days have been spent remaking moulds and I am glad to say most of it is done for now...
Both versions of the Jaguar Mk. 7 are back in production
As mentioned last week this was never going to be an interesting few days, what with having to remake lots of worn out moulds...
An interesting and somewhat frustrating week
It has been an interesting and somewhat frustrating week...
The news is a bit late this week
The news is a bit late this week due to me having a stinking cold...
Well that is Christmas and New Year done
Well that is Christmas and New Year done...
Last news of 2014
This will probably be the last news of 2014 as next week it is Christmas...
An extremely boring week of remaking moulds
Apart from my Birthday yesterday this has been an extremely boring week of remaking moulds...
My Maserati 250F is finished, hooray
My Maserati 250F is finished, hooray...
The Maserati 250F is taking shape nicely
The Maserati 250F is taking shape nicely, but still a lot to do...
First off, we have some good news...
First club meeting on our track
At last we have had our first club meeting on our track and I think it went pretty well...
This week has been a lot more interesting
This week has been a lot more interesting...
Bored, bored, bored
Bored, bored, bored...
We will be deleting a couple of models next week
If it wasnt for the fact I get side tracked very easily I would have a 2D completely finished...
Two new wheel inserts for the 2D
At last the first version of the Chapparal 2D is moulded...
Wolves race meeting
Last Sunday I attended the Wolves race meeting (and no one annoyed me, hurray)...
Chapparal is not quite finished
OK the Chapparal is not quite finished, I always seem to forget how long it takes to make all the bits that go with a completely new model...
Yes, I have actually been working on the Chapparal 2D...
The last Merc W125 is now on the car page
The last Merc W125 is now on the car page, this is the 1937 Italian GP winning car of Carracciola and is a slightly different casting once again...
I am now working on Chapparal 2D
I am now working on Chapparal 2D, no honestly I am...
Car page updated
Nearly finished with the mercs...
All the Merc W196s are moulded
It has been a short week with the bank holiday last monday so were a bit behind...
Lots of stuff finished
Lots of stuff finished (almost) this week and being moulded next week...
Car News: Yes we have some car news this week...
A bit of a rant
I havent had a rant in a long while but now and again little things (or people) just wind you up...
Not quite finished the Merc W125
Still not quite finished the Merc W125, just got the radiator to do and then it will be done...
The racing Morgan and the modified D-type are finished and on the car page
The racing Morgan and the modified D-type are finished and on the car page...
Working on my Merc W196 this week
I have been working on my Merc W196 this week...
Prototyping this week
Getting back to a bit of prototyping this week and I have finished and moulded a Merc but not the one you expect (the W125)...
Experimenting with our cars
We have spent a lot of time over this week playing, sorry, experimenting with our cars and I think we are certainly making progress...
Back to being sensible for a while
Back to being sensible for a while...
Well Audi won Le Mans again but I dont think anyone was surprised...
Not much to report
Not A lot of news this week as we have been remaking rubber moulds...
The Mercedes W125 is taking shape
This week the Mercedes W125 is taking shape its certainly a good looking car and will make a good companion to the Auto Union...
Le Mans D-types, Merc W125, and I bought a Trumpeter 1/24 scale Ford Falcon kit
This week we have decals for the other two Le Mans D-types...
A well run and well organised event
Getting back to normal after a very busy and very successful Gaydon slot festival...
Getting lots of stuff moulded
We are getting lots of stuff moulded and as you can see it is making Joe go slightly mad (If you are waiting on a model, chances are that it is currently in the big pile pictured)...
Gaydon slot car festival
Not a lot of news this week as we are busy with back orders and building up a bit of stock for Gaydon slot car festival...
We have got our mini 24 RM lasercut chassis prototype and it looks superb
We have got our mini 24 RM lasercut chassis prototype and it looks superb, and even better it handles superbly...
We have modified the 12C back to 8C
A short week due to easter so we are a little behind with orders so please bear with us...
Short news this week as it is easter and I am going to take a whole weekend off and eat lots of chocky eggs and drink lots of beer...
Our lovely tidy workshop
Not the most interesting week so we thought we would show you a couple of pics of our lovely tidy workshop...
The Mini 24 project is taking shape
Well it seems I have done it again...
The Alfa Romeo 12C is finished
The Alfa Romeo 12C is finished and two versions are now on the car page, both cars are Nuvolari...
A bit of a mixed week
Had a mixed week doing different little projects...
New generic decal sheet packs are in
We have got our new generic decal sheet packs in...
Update: Someone already guessed the car...
Under the weather
First off apologies for not making it up to Wolves for the early birds meeting...
Lots of new stuff this week
Lots of new stuff this week...
The Auto Union C-Type is finished...
I have been busy this week remaking moulds and getting a bit of stock ready for Milton Keynes on Sunday, but I have got a good bit of prototyping done...
The Auto Union is more or less finished
The Auto Union is more or less finished...
As mentioned last week I have made a couply of lady drivers for my MGK3s...
There are a lot of Ford GT40 models made by various companies, why are they all different?
The auto union is coming on, not as fast as I had hoped, sometimes you have to spend a day redoing bits, looking at new photos and realising that some bits are totally wrong...
The auto union is taking shape
The auto union is taking shape as you can see...
Back to work
Back to work, thank god, and really looking forward to getting stuck in to some new models...
A look back at 2013
So here we are looking forward to 2014 (but not the hangover)...
We will be closed from Friday the 20th of December until January the 6th for our Christmas break...
Not a great deal of news this week as we are busy getting orders out...
As it is getting near christmas I thought I would put two pics up this week...
Finally we have a finished Mercedes W154 at last and I think it looks very good...
And finally the Merc W154 is finished and the first casting is out of the mould this morning (thursday)...
The Merc 154 is finished
The Merc 154 is finished, more or less...
The 1938 Mercedes 154 is nearly finished
The 1938 Mercedes 154 is nearly finished...
Last Gevell car for a while
This is going to be the last Gevell car for a while, the lightweight E type Jag...
Another new kit this week
Another new kit this week...
We have another new car for you this week...
At last the Wilment Racing Ford Galaxie is ready
At last the Wilment Racing Ford Galaxie is ready, as raced very succesfully by Jack Sears...
The Mike Hawthorn Mk I Jag
The Mike Hawthorn Mk I Jag is finished and on the saloon page in the car section...
Recently I have been making moulds of most of my wheel inserts, so they will be appearing on the accessory page over the next few days...
I am at last sorting out all my wheel inserts and boy have I got a lot...
Renewing worn out mould
I have been renewing worn out moulds this week...
As I have remoulded the Ford Falcon it is now back in production...
Modifying and improving
I have spent another week modifying and improving various existing cars in the range...
The cobra is now on the products page
The cobra is now on the products page...
Right time for another lot of news
Right time for another lot of news...
RM chassis in stock
I now have three different RM chassis in stock...
More pictures coming soon
I am getting through the back orders steadily, but still very behind so bear with me...
Time to get back to normal
Appologies for the lack of news over the couple of weeks and thank you for the kind messages at this difficult time...
No news this week
Due to family bereavement there will be no news this week...
New orders out
Managed to get a lot of orders out this week...
As you can see the Jag Mk1 is taking shape its on its wheels...
Jag Mk1 has taken shape
As usual I am very behind with orders, hope to catch up next week, apologies for anyone who is waiting on a kit...
Racing Jag is in production
The racing Jag is now in production (at last)...
I thought I would put a photo up of the next few models under construction...
Gaydon was a great success
First off, Gaydon was a great success for everyone involved I think...
A good day at Orpington
Hello everyone, just letting you know I had a good day at Orpington the other day and had some interesting conversations on a variety of subjects including the colours on cars, scale and general comments on the forums about yours truly...
The 1955 Monaco GP Lancia Ferrari D50 is now in production
The 1955 Monaco GP Lancia Ferrari D50 is now in production...
The new Jag Mk 7
Here is the First Pic of the new Jag Mk 7, the racing version...
Wire Wheels by Peter Seagar
Some of you will no doubt have come across wire wheels produced by Peter Seagar Thomas...
I Have been working on a couple of new projects this week ,still moulding but got a bit bored, I have modified a 1955 Le Mans short body Maserati 300S to fit a Richard Mack chassis...
As per usual I am very behind with orders, so bear with me if your order is taking a while...
Ferrari 126C2 is finished
At last the Ferrari 126C2 is finished and in production...
On the website soon
First of all appolgies to anyone who is waiting for their order to arrive, I am very behind with everything at the moment but my main priority is moulding and getting orders out...
The Ferrari 126C2 is almost ready
The Ferrari 126C2 is almost ready as you can see from the photo...
The decals have arrived for the Ferrari 126C2 and the Maserati 4CLT...
Whats in the workshop
I thought you might like to see what is going on in the workshop...
Decals for the ferrari 126C2
The decals for the ferrari 126C2 will be ready by the end of Feb...
We now have a Facebook Page
Hello, just a quick bit of news to let everyone know we now have a facebook page...
More info about the Ferrari 126C2
Ferrari 126C2 Some more info on my new Ferrari, there are some new pictures on the gallery (slot car extra) showing the parts break down...
As from January
As from January we no longer take credit or debit card payment...
I have put the first pics of the Ferrari 126C2 on slot car extra...
At long last some new models are now on the website and available for purchase...
As it is the New Year I have decided to cull a few of the cars from the range in favour of some new ones...
More new models
First off I appologise for not putting any news or photos of any of the new models up over the past few months...
I've been busy
First of all let me appologise for not posting any news for quite a while...
Sorry for not posting any news for a while, have been very busy...
I am now back from holiday and enjoying the lovely, cold, miserable weather (not)...
Taking a holiday
I am having a little holiday from the 1st december until the 15th of December...
At last the Ferrari 246 and the Mclaren M8A are in production, go to the car page for info and prices...
Matched my models
I have now managed to match nearly all my models to commercially available wheels and tyres using slot it, racer, pendle, and penelope pitlane products...
As usual I am very behind with orders but hopefully I can get the Jag, M8A and Ferrari into production within the month...
Artwork for TWR Jag
The artwork for the TWR Jag is underway unfortunately it is holiday time so it will take a bit longer than expected...
Catching up with orders
Have got a bit behind with orders again so will spend most of the week or so catching up again...
Got a bit bored this week so I haved modifed my Mclaren M8B back to a M8A...
I have almost caught up with orders...
Anglias in Stock
We now have the first few Anglias in stock...
I am about 120 orders behind at the moment so if you are waiting on an order please be patient, as there is only me here to do everything...
At Gaydon we had the first few production castings of our new models, which were very popular...
The 65 Le Mans Bizzarrini is all done and it looks great
I was out for a drink with a couple of mates the other evening and obviously we kept below our recommended 21 units, hang on thats meant to be for a week isnt it, oh well...