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Ferrari 250 SWB 24H Le Mans 1960 #16 in 1:18 scale


This is the Ferrari 250 SWB 24H Le Mans 1960 #16 in 1:18 scale by BBR.

The Ferrari 250 SWB #16 at the 1960 24 Hours of Le Mans was skillfully driven by the duo of Olivier Gendebien and Paul Frère. This legendary race marked another chapter in Ferrari's storied history, showcasing the prowess of both drivers and the engineering excellence of the car. Gendebien and Frère demonstrated exceptional teamwork and driving skill, navigating the challenging Circuit de la Sarthe with precision. What sets this race apart is the strategic brilliance of the drivers, meticulously managing the endurance aspect of the competition. The #16 Ferrari, adorned with the iconic prancing horse, left an indelible mark on Le Mans history, contributing to Ferrari's dominance in endurance racing during that era. The 1960 Le Mans race is remembered for the intense battles on the track, and the Ferrari 250 SWB #16 stands as a symbol of racing prowess and determination in the demanding world of endurance racing.

This model is hand painted and polished to a beautiful finish and has a sealed body. BBR models are known for their accuracy of scale, shape and detail throughout the industry. Each model is created using a variety of production processes, to achieve this precision. They are produced using a composite material referred to in the industry as “resin”. Photo etched parts, die-cutting, tampo printing and waterslide decals are often used for the most authentic replication.

BBR models are usually produced in very small production quantities that often sell out at "pre-order"