New ads: Matchbox, Revell, Scalecraft, Aurora

The  following UK and US adverts showcase some famous brand model cars and planes of the 1970s. Included is an ad for Matchbox die cast and The Imposters by Aurora.


US. Superman 296. 1976.

US. Superman 296. 1976.


UK. Victor. 1975.

UK. Victor. 1975.


US. The Unexpected 140. 1972.

US. The Unexpected 140. 1972.


UK. Victor. 1973.

UK. Victor. 1973.


UK. Victor. 1975.

UK. Victor. 1975.


UK. Victor. 1973.

UK. Victor. 1973.


UK. Victor. 1973.

UK. Victor. 1973.


 

SCALECRAFT

Scalecraft Model kits were produced by the Eldon toy company in the UK from the late 1950s up to 1977 when they were taken over by Airfix. Typical Scalecraft sets featured cars, military vehicles, boats and aeroplanes. They came as ‘snap-together’ kits and were sometimes motorised.

Scalecraft Victor 750 1975

UK. Victor. 1975.

 

PIF558_1979_Brimeco_ POST

France. Pif Gadget. 1979.