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> Initial D model kits from AOSHIMA
  Posted: Mar 22 2007, 02:09 AM

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Hi to all:

I've just seen this!

I haven't seen any personally but from what I've been told, their AE86 and the new FC kits are very good (although the FC under body is not correct!!)! I've been told (and I repeat that I haven't seen the kits personally, so I'm not sure of this information) that these kits are quite an improvement over Fujimi's offerings.

For the time being Aoshima has released/announced this 3 kits but I can bet tat some more will follow. I'll try to get my hands on the AE86 and the FC!


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Posted: Mar 22 2007, 04:13 AM

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hey, they got some nice subaru kits! and quite a few GC8 RC's.
Posted: Oct 1 2007, 02:03 PM

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They look great and i so want to get them but its hard to get them here in England. Also i dont buy online cos my family don't realy trust it.
Posted: Oct 2 2007, 06:45 AM

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Wow! They do look great! I hope they release other Initial D model Kits too.

Fujimi's are kind off...plain looking. dry.gif Not much detail.
Posted: Oct 2 2007, 07:47 AM

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i love the fact that the 86 model finally has an engine assembly...ill buy that im pretty sure of it laugh2.gif
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Posted: Oct 25 2007, 04:38 AM

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ive asked my hobby store to order the Aoshima Pro D AE86 in for me
Posted: Oct 25 2007, 11:36 PM

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Curious... amazing they made a separate detailed construction for the engine. Unlike most model cars where the engine sits inside the engine bay... only the top can be seen... This new engine detailing can be seen FROM TOP TO BOTTOM!!! Its real cool... imagine you can display the engine separately if you want... or you can display the car with it, the hood open, make your own engine hoist, and then hook the engine there... cool!!! laugh.gif For those of you who bought the specific kit hope you can post some "fnished products" pics here... I love the suspension bits too!!!

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