Corgi Toys Gift Set 5s Racing Cars
British Racing Cars Set by Corgi Toys, Gift Set 5S. Near mint plus-very near mint/in card box with complete polystyrene tray. Scarce. From The Nostalgic Collection. QDT starting bid £300. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
Issued between 1962-63, this scarce, exciting Racing Car set comprises:
1) 150S Vanwall Racing Car in vermillion red with driver and intact windscreen. Suspension. Racing number 25. Couple of tiny nicks to the transfer and a few little marks toward the rear. Beautiful lustre. Corgi accessory wheel trims applied and fine original tyres.
2) 151A Lotus XI Le Mans, in blue with driver and intact windscreen. Well-shaped original tyres and shiny base. Few little marks mostly at the rear edge. Couple of pinpoint transfer nicks.
3) 152S BRM Racing Car in turquoise with intact driver and intact windscreen. Suspension. Complete transfers and racing number 1. A few tiny marks to the paint finish. Well-shaped tyres. Corgi accessory wheel trims applied.
Intact and complete polystyrene tray with lid. Hard to find this good.
End flap pictorial box is complete with both white printed end labels (a little wear to one). Light age/handling wear to the box which has a crisp feel. Tiny tear.