Monday, September 19, 2011

Build Your Own McLaren F1

Today I stumble into Borders Book store just now and my eyes can not stop looking at this build your own 1:8 scale(594mm) McLaren first promo pack selling at RM 9.90. I'm so attracted by it's colours and size.(bigger than A3 paper size)

I did not notice it is made by Kyosho. (check out the logo in the red circle)

The first issue come with parts for the front wing of the F1. It is total 10 issue to built this 1:8 scale McLaren F1 and I'm now 1 down & 9 more to go.

The Good news is, if I subscribe the whole set at once. I will get:-

1, Free McLaren Team Cap (with my first deliver)

2, Magazine Binder (with my second delivery)

3, 1/4 scale MP4-23 F1 Steering Wheel (with my third delivery)

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The authentic McLaren MP4-23

- Official static replica authorised by Vodafone McLaren Mercedes

- Lewis Hamilton's 2008 world championship winning car

- Moulded plastic, metal and carbon fibre effect components

- Step-by-step assembly instructions

This McLaren MP4-23 has a detail cockpit includes a miniature steering wheel with all the colour-coded controls.

Real rubber tyres fitted with wheels and aerodynamic wheel covers.

It also has accurate technical detail includes internal parts, such as the hydraulics control and suspension elements.


Eric @ Loon said...

I think this one release long time ago.. hmm I remember last year and suddenly disappear

Melvin said...

This McLaren F1 was doing it's promotion thingy in last year and start selling it this year. That is why it looks like disappear to you, I think.

Eric @ Loon said...

I think this magazine only release 3 issues only and suddenly discontinue for few months. And now It come again.

2nd issue is RM19.90, collect whole issue may cost?

yewhang said...

the magazine runs up to 85 issues. it will cost around RM2500 to complete the model. phew.. that's a lot.

al-haq said...

its true, suddenly after 3 disappear. damn..

but now it come again and need to prepare the money to buy it to continue to built it..


Anual Orange Betta said...


I have the complete sets of this kits
still in it original packaging and plan to sell it off.
exclude the original caps :)
reasons for sale ... TIME and passions ...

preferred COD with in KL and Selangor area.
call me 012 652 3809 to discuss on the price.

Hafifi Hafiz said...

Still available sir?