Corgi celebrates the MGB's 50th anniversary

The classic car is honoured with a series of commemorative collectors models.
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MG fans can celebrate the MGB's 50th birthday with a series of 1:43 scale models of the car from Corgi.

The first offering is an MGB White Gold 50th Anniversary model. With an RRP of £19.99, the car launches Corgi’s new rubber bumper tooling and features a detachable roof. It also sports the MGB 50th anniversary logo on its bonnet and doors.

Next up is a set of two MGBs in Iris Blue and Bronze Mettalic colours (pictured). The models are of chassis numbers 101 and 532001 – the first and last MGBs ever produced. This set has an RRP of £38.99

The models will be available from Hornby in September.

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