From brand-new releases to exciting times at every diecast enthusiast's favorite November event, the Awesome Diecast team brings a wealth of new updates for customers, collectors, and fans alike. Enjoy discovering our latest model releases and learn more about all the happenings at this year’s Trainfest.
New Iconic Replica Model Releases
We’ve just released 11 new iconic replicas sure to be a staple in your collection. Enjoy 10 new 1:87 scale buses and 1 exclusive 1:43 scale truck. Our all-new detailed 1980 Grumman 870 Transit Bus features authentic markings and all die-cast, durable metal construction alongside a full interior. It's the perfect addition to any public transportation vehicle collection.
Next up: the Van Hool CX-45 Passenger Coach Bus is a beautiful must-have replica for any diecast enthusiast, with realistic detailing, authentic markings, and rolling rubber tires. It also features fully detailed seats and a driver's area replicating the real thing.
We’ve also released the limited edition MCI D45 CRT LE Coach Bus replica, a faithful reproduction of the popular coach bus, with sharply accurate pad-printed markings and a realistic interior.
Lastly, get your hands on the new 1:43 1960 Mack N-613 Thermodyne Tractor with a Refrigerated Trailer: Howard Johnson’s. This replica is a perfect addition to any collection of commercial vehicles, with accurate detailing and markings. The refrigerated trailer features Howard Johnson’s branding as a nostalgic callback to the hotel and former restaurant chain popularized throughout the 1960s and ‘70s.
Our new releases will be essential additions for collectors. If you’re a diecast enthusiast, you can't afford to miss out on our attention to detail and commitment to high-quality replicas.
New Liveries For the Grumman 870, Van Hool CX-45, and MCI D45 CRT LE
We’ve also released a number of exciting new liveries for some of our most popular models. Enjoy six new liveries for the Grumman 870 Transit Bus, including WMATA Washington, MTA New York City, Houston METRO, Las Vegas CAT, RTD Los Angeles, and San Francisco MUNI.
These new liveries add even more variety to the already impressive Grumman 870 replica line-up, letting you choose the livery that best represents your favorite city or transit system.
We’ve also introduced two new liveries for the Van Hool CX-45 Passenger Coach Bus. The Sunshine Flyer / Empire Coach Lines livery features a futuristic and colorful design sure to be a collectors’ hit. The Sunshine Flyer / Academy Bus Lines features a more classic, yet equally detailed and beautiful design.
Lastly, we released MCI D45 CRT LE Coach Bus’s new livery: Southwest Transit. The Southwest Transit livery features a vibrant, eye-catching, and accurate design on all die-cast, robust metal construction.
With these new liveries, our line-up of diecast replicas gains even more variety. Our attention to detail and commitment to producing high-quality products make us a diecast replica industry leader and your go-to choice for new collectors’ additions.
An Exclusive Look Inside Trainfest 2022
Over 15,000 people attended Trainfest 2022, one of North America’s largest model train shows, and we’re proud to be part of the memories. This annual event, held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (November 12-13th, 2022), is the largest operating model railroad show in the country, attracting thousands of attendees from all over the world.
As a well-known and respected brand in the diecast replica world, we had a prominent presence at this year’s Trainfest, with a large booth showcasing our latest products and special releases to attendees.
We’re already looking forward to next year's event. As a leading diecast company that’s constantly striving to improve and expand its product line, events like Trainfest provide a great opportunity to connect with collectors and enthusiasts and get valuable feedback about our products.
Trainfest 2022 was a great success for Awesome Diecast and we’re so grateful for the opportunity to be a part of such a prestigious event. We look forward to continuing to produce high-quality diecast replicas for collectors and enthusiasts all over the world. If we missed you, we hope to see you next year, but you don’t have to miss out on the action. We feature all new models and releases on our website for you to browse and shop at your convenience. Update your collection today!