do you have Always liked the Ariel Atom V8 and you can’t afford one? We know that is not the same, but the small british manufacturer has just launched a scale model of their sport thanks to the help of Soul Models. This an expert Spanish company specialising in model making has been hands to work to create this fantastic miniature of the Atom, which is faithfully reproduced and with a high level of detail in 1:18 scale.
This reproduction it could pass for the production model if we do not tell him. It has the same body with an effect that mimics the carbon fiber, as well as the tubular chassis and wheel rims in golden color. The color scheme is exactly the same that has the Ariel Atom V8 and its details can be seen in some components, such as the small cabin two-seater or the nooks and crannies of the engine in rear position.
The head of Ariel Motors, Simon Saunders, emphasized that they were only willing to play the model with the highest fidelity possible, and that “have been in contact with us a few modelers over the years, but once you understand the project complexity tend to give up the little time”. “It’s great that Soul Models has been in charge of this task and has done this model as good and detailed“.
we Recall that the Ariel Atom V8 was a limited edition of 25 units that was mounted on a V8 of 3.0 liters with 500 HP. Manages to do the 0-100 km/h in 2.3 seconds and that contributed to that were to be depleted soon. Also you have to have an account with a high price which exceeded € 150,000. Now anyone will be able to get your demo to 1:18, of which will 1,500 units at a price of 129,95 eur in Spain and 149,94 pounds in the case of the Uk.
Source – Ariel