After being active here for a few years now you get into the situation many models have passed already, even when you’re doing mainly French/German cars. It’s not that I can’t show new models but the Renault Clio V6 I’ve shown before.

But this one ain’t a 1/43 like the Universal Hobbies I showed back then: This is a 3" Norev! Pretty rare, don’t think I saw it that much so when I spotted it it was destined to be mine.

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I would have preferred a road going car though but then again: I’ve never seen a 3" Clio V6 this good anyway so I’m excited for having it.

One can tell it’s a bit of an older casting though (at least: that’s what I feel), the rear wheels are way too much “hidden” in the wheel wells and those headlights nowadays would look better I’m sure.

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And the wheels up front seem to be somewhat too wide for the tires, maybe Norev just forget tires nowadays have more rubber to protect the wheels a bit from the sidewalks.

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The dust on it’s windshield is a dead giveaway on it’s age as well ;-)

The rear has painted taillights but for a 3" that is totally acceptable of course. The roll cage is a nice aspect.

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So no need to explain I love it. I think there’s a yellow one as well but that one has chromed wheels so I can do without it. And on that Bomb shell...

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Bon Week-End!

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