Corgi 59301 Ford Sierra Sapphire RS Cosworth - Corgi Rally 1997

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Corgi 59301 Ford Sierra RS Cosworth - Sapphire Rally 1997 - White  Corgi 59301 Ford Sierra RS Cosworth - Sapphire Rally 1997 - White

This model is the Corgi 59301 Ford Sierra Sapphire RS Cosworth in white. This model was released as a rally car in the livery of the Corgi Rally 1997 and was packed in the normal Corgi box of the period.

This model has an opening bonnet with black engine in it and opening front side doors but fixed rear side doors and boot at the back. The model has dark blue painted front and rear bumpers that are molded into the body casting. Two clear plastic lens inserts represent the headlights and two more in red represent the rear lights.

The entire interior is black plastic with a right hand drive black plastic steering wheel. The glazing is clear with molded plastic windscreen wipers.

All wheels are single piece units with a central gold 6 spoke hub and a black tyre.

The base plate is black plastic and is marked with "corgi" and Made in China in the centre top and "Sierra Sapphire" at the centre bottom. It is imprinted with a false drive chain, exhaust system and fuel tank at the rear. It is held in place with two rivets.

This model was issued at some time in 1997.

Corgi 59301 Ford Sierra RS Cosworth - Sapphire Rally 1997 - White  Corgi 59301 Ford Sierra RS Cosworth - Sapphire Rally 1997 - White

NOTE: The two silver bands shown in the third photo are the straps used to hold the item in place inside its packaging.

Item: 1063