HERE’S A SNEAK PEEK at the prototype for the 1:43 1969 Austin Maxi 1500 (Ref. SM 43029) scheduled for release by Silas Models this summer. The production model will be finished in a choice of three different colour finishes: Tartan Red, Cumulus Grey and El Paso Beige. And just 100 examples of eachwill be produced. 


It will be priced at £65 plus £4 UK p&p and pre-orders are now being taken by Silas Models UK distributor British Heritage Models (Tel.  01244 430761 or visit