I passed on this a while back (I think I already had a number of “gotta have ‘em” diecast in my hand at the time), but kind of regretted it. Got another crack at it yesterday, so I grabbed it. Because Elky.

Overall, some minor QC issues, but nothing that’s a make or break deal. Otherwise, pretty decent model.

Fit and finish between the different components of the Elky is so-so and some of the inside window edges are rough (which just seems to be a thing with Maisto 1:64), but the paint is very nice and the tampos are crisp.

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I’ve gone on record before as not caring for when Maisto chromes up the engine bay. Oh well, the hood’s gonna be closed anyway.

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Comically oversized hitch is comical.

Looks like it would be easy enough to swap the hitch onto another car if I felt like it. Also, you can clearly see the skinny in the front, fat in the back tires (just like God intended).

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I dunno if this is a real trailer or not (Traveler is about the most generic name you can give to a trailer and I don’t care enough to spend more than 2 minutes on the question with the Google), but it’s realistic enough, so I’m not gonna complain. It’s hefty and decently detailed.

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Another rough edge, and a paint flaw.

Gold Sharpie isn’t a perfect match, but close enough. This also shows how the wheelbase is kind of weirdly narrow given the fenders.

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There’s a little wheel on the front for when the trailer isn’t hitched up.

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Another pic of the Elky just for good measure.