Corgi Cubs R503 MG TF

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This model is the Corgi Cubs R503 MG TF in green. It comes in the original Corgi Cubs box.

The car has a single body casting with no opening parts. The front side lights, engine bonnet louvres, doors, instrument panel, steering wheel, and tail lights are molded into the body of the model while the head lights, grille, interior, and rear bumper are part of the chromed metal base plate.

There is no interior as such, the seats are molded as part of the base in chromed metal as is the gear stick and hand brake lever. The car has no glazing.

All wheels are of the "Speedster" type - hollow one piece, white plastic wheels with a black, 4 spoke hub pattern cast into the wheel. The are pressure fitted to the steel axles which are held in place by pinch-clamped pillar mounts cast into the base.

The base plate is chromed metal and is marked with "Corgi Cubs" under the engine bay and "Made in, Gt. Britain, Patent, Applied For" on four lines just behind the rear axle. The base is held in place with five machined rivets.

Item: 3300