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Posted By: Ken Spear
Posted On: Monday May 18, 2020 at 12:29 PM
 
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Yes. The 1960 Dodge was available with a different roof color. If
your red WM 1960 Dodge Polara has a white roof, I believe that it might have been modified as I do not recall Western Models offering the red in a 2 tone. The Polara was the top of the line Dodge with the Dart below it. Maybe only the Dart was available in a 2 tone. I'm not sure. WMCE has offered the Dart in red with a white roof. Perhaps someone can add to this.

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Pics : 1960 Dodge Polara Western Models by Denis Auber #28073
Denis, Very nice car. Is this the original color? Produced before Route 66 owned the masters? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #28073.1
I may be wrong, but I think Route 66 is a totally different car- a by Ken Spear #28073.1.1
I have both and Ken is right one is a Polara and one is a Dart. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #28073.1.1.1
Many thanks : Yes for the 2 questions . by Denis Auber #28073.1.2
They are and SMTS also produced the original Madison range. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #28073.1.2.1
Thanks gents, here the Neo Polara by Jacques Roest #28073.1.2.2
NEO the one I have. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #28073.1.2.2.1
Regarding Conquest Models, I was from the beginning in by Alex Taylor #28073.1.2.3
Western Models was a factory, like Brooklin Models still is. by Jacques Roest #28073.1.2.3.1
Jacques, Western Models creased trading and manufacturing years ago …. by Chris Sweetman #28073.1.2.3.1.1
That "elsewhere" Chris refers to is Buz and Jean Kirkel d/b/a Route 66 Model Car Store. by Harvey Goranson #28073.1.2.3.1.1.1
super sharp pictures and super sharp model (EOM) by Galen Laird #28073.2
Mine is similar but the roof is white. I was wondering if a white top was correct? (EOM) by Michel Lemieux #28073.2.1
Yes. The 1960 Dodge was available with a different roof color. If by Ken Spear #28073.2.1.1
(PIC) Ken, you've got it right. 'Roof cantilever' and 'sweep cantilever' was available. by David Larsen #28073.2.1.1.1
Here's my blue NEO. I would love to trade it for the green one;) by Barry Levittan #28073.3
Back in 1960 a buddy of mine borrowed his brothers 60 like the one pictured by Tom Ciryak #28073.4
I bought the Polara at (Toys for Collectors) like that, Ken. That remember also that i have a WM 61 by Michel Lemieux #28073.4.1




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