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Posted By: David Holcombe
Posted On: Tuesday November 10, 2020 at 1:25 PM
 
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One more try, Robert. It may help in your future searching. (pic)
This site- https://www.diecastgarage.org/node/183545

"This is made by Renwal. Renwal is famous for plastic models during the 1950s, and I've seen various renditions of this car in plastic over the years, but what struck me is this model is cast metal. Renwal only made cast metal models for one year, I want to say 1954, but it may have been a year or two later. Most sellers list this as "futuristic car" or some such because they are not familiar with the real car. This is actually a pretty darn close representation for the time of the 1936 Type C aerodynamic, and if I am not mistaken this is the type of vehicle Bernd Rosemeyer was driving that fateful day."



I apologize for not solving your mystery, but I've had fun with the process. Good luck in your search, and please post the results here when you find your answer. Enjoy! David

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PICS Need your assistance by Robert M. Woolley #29148
David H. is the person to ask on this one ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #29148.1
No mention was made of scale. I only know of three similar replicas. by Harvey Goranson #29148.2
Good find, Robert. I've had fun for a few minutes trying to identify by David Holcombe #29148.3
The grille looks almost photo-etched which is odd. Perhaps by John Roberts #29148.4
As do the window shapes. Perhaps a copy of the Kolben? (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #29148.4.1
Marklin also made one of these but I don't think that's it either. by Harvey Goranson #29148.5
How’s your German? by David Crowe #29148.6
Good source! Here's a photo that just might help: (pic) by David Holcombe #29148.6.1
Thats it..almost..... by Robert M. Woolley #29148.6.1.1
Great blog post! My Google translate worked well on it! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #29148.6.2
One more try, Robert. It may help in your future searching. (pic) by David Holcombe #29148.7
David - some corrections. by Harvey Goranson #29148.7.1
Thanks, Harvey. You might send this good information to the quoted source. (EOM) by David Holcombe #29148.7.1.1
I scrolled down and in October someone made a correction (sort of). by Harvey Goranson #29148.7.1.1.1
This won't help identify your model........(pic) by Raymond Paszkiewicz #29148.8




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