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February 3rd, 2011 No comments

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For over four decades, The Franklin Mint has created precious collection of works and of art that have touched the lives of people around the world. Dolls and games of die cast models, Mint souvenirs gifted artisans craft that can be passed through generations.

Such a line of collectibles that delight aficionados around the automotive world their line of diecast cars. These models are wonderfully detailed collection of pieces of automotive history, which represents all manufacturers and their classic iconic vehicles. So while most car lovers will not have the chance to own a classic Corvette or Mustang, The Franklin Mint diecast model with every detail intact. Of course, you will not be able to walk around the block for a spin, but is the next best thing to owning the real thing.

The Franklin Mint online diecast car covers both national and classic car abroad. Domestically, major manufacturers like Chevy, Ford, Plymouth and Cadillac are all well represented.

For Chevrolet, it is impossible to ignore the Mint Corvette diecast models. Their Corvette Stingray 1965 is a perfect representation of this vehicle classic in all its splendor. Mint captures every detail of the car to the hood bulge, headlights and fuel cap hinge. In addition, any car aficionado will swoon with just a glance at the recreation of the Corvette 396 Turbo Jet Big Block engine. 1965 The Franklin Mint Corvette Stingray is hand crafted with a fiberglass body real, just like the real version. Also, just like the real vehicle, there are a limited number of these models being manufactured for sale worldwide.

Ford, The Franklin Mint pays tribute to a variety of different Mustangs Classic 1960s to today, but it is their model of Mustang Shelby 1965 that stands out from the crowd. This precision engineered scale replica 1:24 ET authentic in every detail, the blue stripe for the roar of the engine 289 Hipo Shelby Cobra V-8. The cover is still in fiberglass, like that of the real car. Better yet, every detail of the replica of the Franklin Mint Shelby Mustang of 1965 was authenticated by Carol Shelby himself.

The Franklin Mint Plymouth line of cars diecast model pays fitting tribute to their line of muscle cars of the 1970s, with the 1971 Plymouth 'Cuda 440 Six Pack. Although technically this car ended the era muscle car, now it is like a cult film is one of the most sought after muscle coaches possess. Fortunately, the Franklin Mint has created a replica of this car is the best thing next to the real car. The Cuda has received his "Six Pack" nickname of the trio of twin carburetors mounted on the engine 440cid. This car also has a distinctive grille, "gills fender "and quad headlamps. Hand painted Triple Black, all of which are recreated in the model of the Franklin Mint, which can share the legend of the 'Cuda with your family for years to come.

Another iconic brand that has always been considered a Cadillac is the American classic. Today, we think the Escalade as the symbol of luxury and achieving the American dream. But back to the 1950's, it was Elvis and the legendary pink Cadillac. Rightly, the Franklin Mint has a replica of it. The 1955 Cadillac Fleetwood was also a social statement as it is a thing of beauty. It was a symbol of success for Elvis rock suffused by his persona over-the-top-'n roll. The Franklin Mint replica Cadillac Fleetwood is modeled on the car Elvis gave his mother. It has over 175 hand-assembled components, including operating characteristics and the favorite guitar of Elvis: the Martin D28.

For fans of sports cars from abroad, the Franklin Mint models of the Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera and the Porsche 997 GT3 speed demons who lick their lips with envy. Mint replica cast 1:18 scale of the Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera is in Nero Noctis Black / Metallic and has a viable driving and opening doors, trunk and hood. It also has a compartment landing gear and engine detail.

The Porsche 997 GT3 RS Black cast model is a 1:12 scale replica precision real Porsche 997 GT3 RS "chain speed" vehicles, selling more than 911 successful company history. The version of the model 448 features separate metal and plastic components which include plans photo-etched, metal wiring, screws and nuts. Although you can not make this replica a 187 mph lap joy, details in this model, you will be proud to own such a collection of high quality.

The idea is to surprise the automotive enthusiast in your life with their dream car this holiday season is mainly only in car ads. But with replicas of the Franklin Mint diecast car, the dream can become a reality. Although reality is a much smaller scale, detail and expertise in models of the Franklin Mint will make a gift to your loved ones will remember for years to come.

About the Author

Christian Ruelas is a freelance writer who writes about a variety of topics including shopping for diecast cars

 

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