Sunbeam Rapier - M1C

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including any changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

5 1/4 inches long when completed, this 1/32nd scale model is made from 46 detailed parts. Window screen and windows are moulded in clear acetate. Detailed dashboard, steering wheel, seats, headlamps and bumpers are only some of the features of this kit. The model can be finished as a convertible or a saloon. - Taken from the 1st edition catalogue (1962)

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1961

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: Roy Cross

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
1st Edition (1962) Ref: M1C
2nd Edition (1963) Ref: M1C
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: M1C
4th Edition (1966) Ref: M1C
5th Edition (1967) Ref: M1C
6th Edition (1968) Ref: M1C
7th Edition (1969) Ref: M1C
8th Edition (1970) Ref: M1C

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