Corgi Junior Renault 5 Turbo - BP Team #6

Click on any photo to see a larger version...


This model is the Corgi Junior Renault 5 Turbo in blue with "BP Team" livery.

This model has no opening parts. The front has a black plastic insert to represent the grille and headlights and a white plastic insert that represents the bumpers and rally lights. Another plastic insert provides the model with silver/chromed side mirrors.

The interior is white plastic (the same insert that provides the vehicle with front and rear bumpers, etc) and a second insert in black plastic represents the dashboard (instrument panel) and a LEFT hand drive black plastic steering wheel. The glazing is clear with molded windscreen wipers and interior mirror.

All wheels are of the "speed wheel" type - hollow one piece plastic with a "chromed" 5 spoke center "hub".

The base plate is black painted metal and is marked with "Made in GT Britain" at the centre top, CORGI at the lower centre middle and "Renault 5 Turbo" at the centre bottom. It is also formed to represent the front suspension, rear drive train and tow hook, and is held in place with two machined rivets.

It is not known when this model was issued.

Item: 1336