Amalgam Offers New Steering Wheel Scale Models
Amalgam, the scale model company “par excellance”, has just released something a bit out of the ordinary, but noteworthy none the less - two different sized replicas of Ferrari’s steering wheel for the 2020 F1 car, in both 1:1 scale and 1:4 scale.
The exceptional 1:1 scale model of the Ferrari SF1000 Steering Wheel has been crafted using detailed color and material specifications, and original CAD data supplied directly from the drawing offices of Ferrari. Furthermore, it has undergone detailed scrutiny by both engineering and design teams at Ferrari to ensure complete accuracy of representation.
The SF1000 1:1 scale steering wheel retails for $4,980 and can be had here:
This fine 1:4 scale model of the Ferrari SF1000 Steering Wheel is no less interesting and also has been crafted and finished in the workshops of Amalgam Collection using detailed color and material specifications, and original CAD data supplied directly from the drawing office of Ferrari. Like its larger brother, it has undergone detailed scrutiny by both engineering and design teams to ensure complete accuracy of representation.
The SF1000 1:4 scale steering wheel retails for $245 and can be had here:
Amalgam Collection occupies a unique place in the history of fine car models, fashioning unrivalled examples of the world’s most iconic and luxurious cars at scale. The only maker of model cars that can be considered alongside a maker of fine watches like Richard Mille, they have developed close partnerships with the world’s most important designers, engineers, drivers and manufacturer brands, not only delivering editions of models for their own internal use, but supplying development models, one-offs and displays of every kind. Every one of the models they make, whether it be for a private collector or a world-famous driver is the very best they can achieve with no effort or expense spared. They are continually striving to reach new levels of craftsmanship and to create masterpieces of model-making art with enduring value.
Originally founded in 1985, Amalgam focused on creating fine architectural models for the leading British and German architects of the day, particularly Foster & Partners. They also offered product prototyping services, notably creating parts for the very first Dyson vacuum cleaners. Amalgam has been creating fine model cars since 1995, after their founder Sandy Copeman approached the Jordan Grand Prix and Williams Formula One teams. Ferrari came on board in 1998 and Amalgam has since developed strong and lasting relationships with the most important manufacturers and teams across the world of car manufacturing, motorsport and design. With the precious data from these partners, using skills developed over decades of experience, they honour their history and their DNA, delivering with passion and taste the authentic spirit of each car.