Ferrari week at ck-model cars? Seems so, because with the Ferrari SF16-H 1:18 we publish the third article in this week to a model of the rich tradition of sports car maker from Italy. But our boss said - and make certain it is absolutely correct - that the model carmaker by Bburago have given the current official car of Sebastian Vettel so much trouble that the need to once again honored accordingly. Above all, against the background that the beginning today weekend abuts the 16th round of the 67th Formula 1 World Championship and Sebastian Vettel and team-mate Kimi Raikkonen go back for points. The model car of SF16-H has no counter required because with his finish and has it anyway parked in our hearts already in the middle.
The models in detail
The current official car of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Räkkönen are available under item nos 15616802R and 15616802K. In finish of body shape and printing, the nature of chassis parts and carbon fiber modules: There is no reason to criticize. It's great how Bburago to - can provide such a good model for a current model of the Formula 1 to the wheels amazingly low price - compared to Spark and Minichamps. Even at the pace, because even the starting field for the showcase of the season 2016 is scarce. The miniature of the SF16-H consists of die-cast zinc with plastic body parts. The SF stands for Scuderia Ferrari, the 16 ongoing for the year and the H for hybrid electric vehicle.
James Allison is responsible for the design of the proposed on 19 February 2016 49. Formula 1 Ferrari. The compared with the same car significantly altered nose, as serious leaner side boxes and the correspondingly adapted engine cover has shrunk as aptly Bburago, as the details of the chassis and the overall impression are met perfectly. The nose of the SF16-H forms Bburago just as well by as the filigree telemetry antennas and the skirting or splitter on the front bumper. The prints of the sponsor stickers and paint are technically top notch. From 1.6 liter engine with the label Ferrari 059/5 of collectors sees lack of removable hood is not much. Too bad, because the transmission of the V6 single-turbo provides the model format quite well.
Before the Grand Prix of Malaysia
Before the 16th running discharged at the Sepang International Circuit, the balance of the Scuderia Ferrari offers little cause for euphoria. The SF16-H of Vettel and Raikkonen has won a total of 301 championship points and 10 podium finishes. 69 laps on 335.19 km are shown his statistics. He is in the Constructors' Championship in 3rd place behind Red Bull with TAG Heuer / Renault engine and the AMG Mercedes of Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton; latter driver pairing leading the Constructors with 538 points, ahead of Malaysia on uncatchable. But that does not bother the fans of our great model car safely: We want these dear people with the SF16-H have fun watching the last race and dedicate ourselves again next week other brands.