Porsche 356 A Coupé (diecast 1:64, Peako)

  • Porsche 356 A Coupé (from 1955)
  • Peako
  • 1:64
  • Showcase model / No engine
  • diecast
  • silver
  • online dealer (Car Model)
  • 71,95 EUR
  • In near mint condition
  • Original packaging exists
  • Not for sale
Limited to 999 pieces
 
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The Legend of the Porsche 356 A Coupe

The Porsche 356 A Coupe represents the first generation of Porsche's famous sports car and was produced from 1955 to 1959. As the successor to the Porsche 356 Pre-A and designed by Erwin Komenda, this car set new standards in performance and design. The car was equipped with an air-cooled 1.6-liter boxer engine, which produced between 60 horsepower and 75 horsepower depending on the model. Weighing around 1,895 lbs and reaching a top speed of approximately 109 mph, the Porsche 356 A embodied both sporty performance and elegant design. An interesting fact is that in 1955, the first McDonald's outside of California opened, marking the beginning of the famous rock n' roll era of the 50s to provide context for the car's era.

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Facts and Technology of the Porsche 356 A

The Porsche 356 A was introduced with various technical improvements over its predecessor. Technical specifications included an enhanced braking system, refined aerodynamics, and advanced suspension that resulted in better handling. This generation of the 356 also featured larger windows, improved heating, and ventilation. Of particular note was the revised chassis, which provided better stability and a lightweight construction. Another interesting fact is that in 1955, Disneyland opened in California, and the Soviet Union launched the "Sputnik 1" space mission. These examples illustrate the environment in which the Porsche 356 A was first developed.

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Details of the Peako 1/64 Model

The model car shown here in 1/64 scale was manufactured by Peako and is a detailed replica of the Porsche 356 A Coupe. This model is made of high-quality die-cast material, giving it a sturdy and premium feel. It is a limited edition, with only 999 units produced worldwide. This particular model is part of the collection of Modelly member "Fred". The model showcases the Porsche 356 A in a silver finish, capturing the classic style and elegant look of the original. The proportions and details such as the round headlights, bumper shape, and curved fenders are accurately depicted.

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Special Features of the Model and the Original Wheels

A notable detail of this 1/64 Peako model is the wheels inspired by those of the original. This replica showcases intricate wheels that accentuate the sporty and elegant character of the Porsche 356 A. The silver finish appears flawless and true to the original. On the front of the model, you'll find the precisely labeled license plate "356 A Coupe", further enhancing its authenticity. Another detail is the chrome emblem on the hood symbolizing the typical Porsche arrow. These precise replicas make the model a true gem for any collection. Combined with the high-quality die-cast construction and the limited edition of 999 units worldwide, this model becomes a highlight for model car collectors worldwide.


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