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Bugatti Type 59 1934 Monaco GP Nuvilari in 1:18 scale


This is the Bugatti Type 59 1934 Monaco GP Nuvilari in 1:18 scale by Amalgam.

The Bugatti Type 59 that raced in the 1934 Monaco Grand Prix, driven by the legendary Tazio Nuvolari, remains a symbol of automotive prowess and racing heritage. Nuvolari's remarkable skill behind the wheel, coupled with the Type 59's cutting-edge engineering, made for an unforgettable spectacle. The 1934 Monaco Grand Prix was distinguished by its challenging street circuit, winding through the narrow, picturesque streets of Monte Carlo. Nuvolari's victory in the Type 59 showcased not only his exceptional driving abilities but also the car's agility and speed on the demanding track. This race stands out as a testament to both driver and machine, etching their names in the annals of motorsport history.

  • 1:18 scale model, over 20 cms/8 inches long
  • Based on the car raced to fifth position by Tazio Nuvolari in the Monaco Grand Prix on the 2nd of April 1934 at Circuit de Monaco
  • Each model hand-built and assembled by a small team of craftsmen
  • Made using the finest quality materials
  • Over 800 hours to develop the model
  • Precisely engineered parts: castings, photo-etchings and CNC machined metal components
  • Original CAD designs created after scanning chassis 59122 in the ownership of Ralph Lauren
  • Archive imagery and paint codes supplied by Bugatti historian Julius Kruta