This superb model racing car is based on a Spin Dizzy race car originally created by the famous Dooling Brothers, who manufactured around 1000 units at the time. They were offered to aficionados of the famous Dooling spin-dizzies – miniature motorised racecars that reached dizzying speeds. They were closely modeled on the famous Mercedes Silver Arrows of the early 1930s. Originals of this model racing car are now rare and highly prized by collectors.
Molded with the same exacting detail as its original, this Indy model racing car is hand-cast in airplane aluminum. Hand polished and buffed to a high shine, it features a detailed dashboard, faux leather seat, steering wheel and brake. In keeping with its original model-toy character, the front wheels are not linked to the steering wheel. The wheel hubs and rubber tyres are made with the same exact detail as the original.
This shiny, sleek desktop racer represents both the romance and the dramatic beauty of the most famous Grand Prix racers ever, and makes a great gift or a lovely treat for racing fans.
Size : 31 x 13 x 9cm