The Corgi Vintage Glory range of 1:50 scale diecast models by Corgi are based on a collection of nostalgic vehicles from yesteryear, in the bygone days of steam transport.
This range of 1:50 scale diecast models includes steam engines built by legendary names such as Burrell, Foden and Fowler and Garrett.
These models are all limited edition models and as such they all come complete with a limited edition card which includes a photo of the model, a description and brief history of the model and also the ltd edition number of the individual model and of how many were made.
They are all supplied in quality packaging with a photo on the box.
The Corgi Aviation Archive range of diecast models is known worldwide for its high level of historical accuracy and extremely high level of detail in each and every model.
As with the Hauliers of Renown, most of these aviation models are released as limited edition models, so they too include a limited edition collector card, which includes a photo of the model, a detailed description of the model and its place in history, and also the spec, such as the sizes of the plane/helicopter it is modelled on, number of crew, maximum speed and service ceiling.
The range of models covered by the Corgi Aviation Archive banner are extensive, they include the following:
World War I Knights of the Air Biplanes
The Interwar Years
World War II Planes
Post War and Modern Military
The Corgi Aviation Archive diecast models are available in scales from 1:144 through to 1:32 scale.
The flagship of the corgi range of transport models, these 1:50 scale diecast models are highly detailed models of the trucks from the UK’s most famous haulage companies
Each model is in 1:50 scale and diecast to the highest standards. They are mainly all limited editions of 600 – 2000 worldwide. There are small number of Special Edition model trucks as well, which are not limited in products, but are usually very popular models. All of the Corgi model trucks that are limited edition include a quality limited edition certificate of credit card size, detailing the amount of models available and also the individual truck number in that limited edition run. The certificate also contains the image of the model truck and also a description and background of the truck company.
The scale model trucks come securely packed in their own presentation box. Most of the model trucks have various extras fitted, such as High and Low Light Bars, Aerials, Mirrors, Mud-flaps, Visor Mirror, Bumper Bars and Vinyl Curtain Sides.
Not all models contain all of these and Corgi are constantly updating their range and adding new extras.
If you have come to this site looking for an update on the models that you have pre-ordered then dont panic, you have come to the right place, although the site has completely changed the company running it has not, we have all of the pre-orders safely stored and are fulfilling them as and when Corgi release the relevant models. There have been a lot of delays in the release dates, but this is beyond our control, and most likely beyond the control of Hornby/Corgi as well.
Once all of the models on your orders have been released we will send an email requesting payment and once received we will ship out your orders.
For the time being we will not be taking any more pre-orders but may well do in the future. In meantime the entire back catalog of models sold by Diecast Devon are here for your reference and you will also be able to buy and sell them through this website.
Thankyou very much for your past custom.
This website is the perfect place to find diecast models for sale, there are several ways to find a model for sale. First find the model on our website, and click through to its information page.
- Underneath the model title you will see a few links, these will search for the model on other websites, we have ordered these in the order in which you are most likely to find the model for sale, so we recommend going down the list clicking each link in turn, they will open a new window which will show you the model for sale on another website, if its there, congratulations you can buy it or take note of the price and try the other options below, if not just go back to the browser window with this website in it and try the next.
- In the tabs at the bottom of the screen just above the product description you will see a “Models for Sale” tab with a number in brackets, this number is the number of adverts that customers have placed to list their secondhand model for sale.
If there are any for sale just click on the tab and you will see the contact details and adverts, just contact those sellers as you would normally reply to a classified advert.
Please note, the aim of this website is only to put buyers and sellers in contact, it is solely your reponsibilty to make sure the model is exactly what you want, make sure the buyer will pay, and look after your own safety.
Buyers and Sellers are not vetted and there is no feedback facility on this website, it is exactly the same as finding an advert in your local paper, if you have concerns we recommend trading on eBay or other recognised platform.
Is your collection of models sat in the loft, gathering dust, or do you want to make some room in your collection for some different models, if so we have the answer, using Diecast Devon you can list your old models for sale, no fees, whether you sell them or not.
We have a huge range of models listed here on Diecast Devon, none of them are for sale by us, but you can sell your models by listing them on our website, or you can buy models from the people selling their models on this site.. There is no charge for using our site, and we will not sell or pass on your details to anybody else.
To start selling your models just follow the instructions below.
- Create an account and log in.
- Search through our catalogue and find the identical model to the one you want to sell.
- On the product information page there is a tab called “Models For Sale”, click on that tab.
- Depending on whether there are other customers selling their models there will be either a text link saying
There are no adverts yet, would you like to place one?
or if there are already adverts for that model you will find a button at the bottom of the list of adverts saying
Place For Sale Advert.
Just click on one of those options and the Place an Advert Screen will open.
- Just fill in the advert, this will not go live until it has been checked so please fill in all required information or it will be rejected.
The only information you need to place in the advert are your phone number, the limited edition number if it has one, and any information that is relevant to your particular model, like the limited edition certificate number and a description of the condition of the model and the box, whether it has been displayed or kept in its box, etc.
If your advert is accepted and you need to make a change just email us the changes you need to make, along with the product code and your email address, and we will update the advert for you.
Next you just need to sit back and wait for any interested parties to contact you.