15 Top Model Car Toys To Buy In The UK
If you have a model car enthusiast on your Christmas list this year - or just know someone who collects model cars, you don't want to miss this!
We have scoured the Internet to bring you the hottest 15 model car toys in the UK.
On this list, you will find model cars from famous movies like Fast and Furious along with new and traditional favorite models of some of the world's biggest auto makers on the market.
So without further ado, here's a look at the 15 top model car toys to buy in the UK.
- Ford GT (2016) Diecast Model Car by Maisto
This 1:18 scale diecast model of Ford's GT40 is sure to be a hit. It features a bonnet that opens to reveal a detailed motor and working doors. The black interior on the sleek blue paint job makes this car easy to love. Plus, you can also personalize the plates with up to 8 characters! It is available at Mini Model World and is priced at £40.
- Toyota Supra Diecast Model Car from Fast And Furious by Jada
Fast and Furious fans will instantly recognize this 1:18 scale speed machine as the very one that Brian drove in the famous film series. It features an opening bonnet, boot and working doors. The roof panel comes off for a totally different and sporty look. This Toyota Supra Diecast Model Car from Fast And Furious by Jada costs £50 and is available from Mini Model World.
- Rolls Royce Silver Cloud 2 1960
If you really want to “wow” your model car lover, this fabulous 1:18 scale diecast model of the Rolls Royce Silver Cloud 2 will absolutely do it. It features a gorgeous white and chrome paint job, white leather interior, opening doors, bonnet and boots – along with a working steering mechanism. A model car of this quality is not cheap, for sure. It costs £300 and is available from Model Car World UK.
- Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4
This sleek 1:18 scale model of Lamborghini's Aventador LP700-4 is a unique addition for any collection. It features a cool black matte finish, black interior with yellow accents, opening bonnet, boot and doors. The steering mechanism actually words and the tires rotate as well. This cool diecast car costs £40 and is available at Model Car World UK.
- James Bond Aston Martin DB5 - Thunderball 50th Anniversary
James Bond fans already know - and love - this car! It is the super sleek 1964 Aston Martin DB5 that debuted in the 1964 Bond classic Goldfinger. It was featured again a few years later in Thunderball. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Thunderball and subsequent release, Corgi created this limited edition 1:18 diecast model of Bond's famous car. It features front mounted machine guns and ejector seat and comes in a retro-style gift box. This Aston Martin DB5 is priced at £22 and is available from Corgi.
- Dodge Charger Off Road Version Diecast Model Car from Fast And Furious by Green Light Collectibles
Here's another car made famous by the Fast and Furious movies! It is a Dodge Charger off-road version from Green Light Collectibles. It features rotating wheels, a 1:43 model scale and chrome details. This Dodge Charger is available from Mini Models UK and is priced at £25.
- Jada Toys 97035 Brians 2009 Nissan GT-R (R35) Blue Fast & Furious 7
Here's another show car from the famous Fast and Furious movies! This is Brian's 2009 Nissan GT-R in Blue from Fast and Furious 7. This 1:18 scale model is true to detail, just like the original and features both metal and plastic parts. It costs £38 and is available from Jackson Models.
- Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo Diecast Model Car by Kyosho
The Nissan 2020 Vision Gran Turismo was created for the Grand Turismo 6 video game and was unveiled in life scale at the 2014 Goodwood Festival. This 1:43 scale model features working wheels, a cool gun metal grey paint scheme and working wheels. It is available at Mini Model Shop and costs £47.
- BMW M3 Coupe
This highly detailed 1:18 scale diecast model of BMW's M3 Coupe is truly a must see. From its stitched leather seats to its intricate dashboard panel, opening doors, bonnet and realistic engine - this little model has it all! It's available in a metallic blue color from Model Car World and is priced at £37.
- 2015 Ford Mustang Gt 50Th Anniversary Edition
The Mustang was one of the most popular models that Ford Motor Company ever created. This 1:18 diecast model celebrates the Mustang's 50th annivesary. It features a glossy finish paint, functioning steering, bonnet, boot and doors. It has a super realistic interior that any Mustang enthusiast will love. The 50th anniversary edition Mustang is available at Amazon UK for £65.
- Welly "Jaguar XJ" Car
The XJ Series from Jaguar was introduced in 1968 and has undergone extensive redesign over the years. This particular XJ design was introduced in 2009 at the Saatchi Gallery in London. This highly detailed 1:24 scale Jaguar XJ diecast modelin gun metal grey features a left hand driver platform and opening bonnet and doors. It is priced at £17 at Amazon UK and comes with a presentation box.
- 1982 Ford Capri Mk3 2.8i in Dark Red By Norev
The 1982 Ford Capri is a vintage model collector's treasure. It wasn't a very popular real life car, which makes it even more desirable to diecast enthusiasts. This 1:18 scale model in dark red (Item Currently out of Stock) features a highly realistic interior with upholstered seats, steering wheel and controls - along with opening bonnet, boot and functional doors. It is available from Lobster Diecast for £60.
- Ferrari 458 Speciale
Ferraris are the epitome of fast luxury cars and the 458 Speciale was no disappointment! This 1:18 scale diecast model of Ferrari's 458 Speciale features a hot red paint job with tempo printed details, functioning steering mechanism and an opening bonnet, boot and doors. It is priced at £33 at KH Norton and comes boxed for display.
- 1965 Pontiac GTO Hurst Edition
The 1965 Pontiac GTO was one of America's original muscle cars. It's strong design and sleek, smooth lines make it a popular favorite even today. This 1:18 scale diecast model of the 1965 Pontiac GTO features tempo printed and chrome details, functioning steering and an opening bonnet, boot and doors. It is priced at £33 at KH Norton and comes boxed for display.
- Ford Focus RS (2016) Resin Model Car by OttOmobile
This 1:18 scale model of the 2016 Ford Focus RS is one of only 2,000 ever made. It features a gorgeous blue paint job in Nitrous Blue and has highly detailed accents and interior - along with opening doors and realistic headlights. It is priced at £110 and is available from Mini Model Shop.