Model planes, trains and automobiles can make a great gift for the young and old alike. You may know an enthusiast who loves to collect model trains or someone who loves to build their own models using the build your own kits. Whether they like to collect trains or planes or cars ready made to display in a cabinet or they enjoy the challenge of putting the model themselves you can find some wonderful sets and some great ready-made models. These can make a fantastic gift and you will make their day by putting some thought and consideration to what they would really like.
Youngsters may start their love and enjoyment of building vehicles by starting out with Lego which can be from as young as 2 years old using Duplo. There are some very tricky Lego sets for older children and even adults. This may lead on to further enjoyment of building wooden planes with pre-packed sets including everything you need for your vehicle including all the parts and glue and even the paint for you to add the finishing touches.
Some may like to collect die-cast vehicles and you can get some really great ones. So whatever your vehicle lover is into be it the building or the collecting there are plenty of great gifts and we have given you a head start searching out some of the best ones available for you to look at.
Fly back in time with this 1944 F4U Corsair model plane. Known to be one of the best fighters in the war, this handcrafted model plane features an iron frame with a scale of 1:40. This F4U Corsair model comes with fine details such as a front rotor blade, wings, landing wheels, blue paint job […]
Accent your room with this handcrafted vintage model of the B-25 Mitchell Bomber. Created by an artisan to accurately portray the noble aircraft, this eye-catching plane is true to historical form and will certainly be a point of engaging discussion wherever it is displayed. Details: Crafted in California Handmade Made with iron Antique finish Dimensions […]
This Brictek Air Force Fighter Plane includes 384 pieces featuring one mini-figurine. This building block construction set is fully compatible with other leading brands and is recommended for ages 6 years and older. Build this beautiful 384 piece fighter plane Comes with one mini-figurine Fully compatible with leading brands Made by Brictek Model: 15713 Dimensions: […]
COBI Small Army World War II North American P51 Mustang Plane 250 Piece Construction Blocks Building Kit£26.84
The P-51 was an American single-engine fighter plane produced in Texas and California (small quantities were made also in Australia). It was one of the best fighters of its age; it could fly with the speed of 700 kph and achieve the maximum flight level of 12,800 meters. The first combat flight the Mustang had […]
See your own creation soar through the air with the K’NEX Starter Vehicle Stealth Plane Building Set. You can build incredible 3D designs with K?NEX building sets. With 61 different pieces in this pack, the rods and connectors combine to make a stealth plane perfect for secret missions. After you follow the easy-to-use instructions to […]
Most suitable for children aged 7 to 12 years old Make 3 different models Perform daring stunts with the 3-in-1 Daredevil Stunt Plane set! There’s a classic biplane to build with a bright red, white and blue colour scheme as well as stars and golden highlights. Put on your helmet, spin up the propeller and […]
The Messerschmitt was the most redesigned and tested German fighter plane during the WW2 period with over 34,000 built! It was designed specifically to take part in a Luftwaffe competition to select a new fighter aircraft as Germany rearmed in contravention of the treaty of Versailles. The Vintage Model Company have created this authentic representation […]
This is the model of the famous Hemingway Pilar Boat. The model was100-percent handmade based on the original plan and painted greenand black color. Contains many details such as wooden chair, woodenbed, metal railings and metal steering wheel. Come with a woodenstand and ready for display. Features: State: California Setting: Indoor Color options: Painted Materials: […]
This Lady Washingtone replica features magnificent details of metal anchors, sail rigging, rolled sails and an ornate stern. This Lady Washington replica features extensive research through original plans and pictures to create an authentic model. State: California Design: Lady Washington Handmade using plank-on-frame construction Hundreds of hours required to finish a model Made with the […]
This complete transforming model transforms from a Red Bull Energy Drink can into a Red Bull Air Race plane both in exquisite detail! The transformation can be done through a simple set of movements to change from can to plane and back again whenever you wish! The model also comes with a special stand to […]
Model Military Vehicle Kit, Model Plane Kit / Scale: 1:72 / Length: 202 mm / Wing Span: 263 mm / Recommended Minimum Age: 12 years / Skill Level: difficult / Number of Levels: 4 / Pieces: 126 / Warning: Not suitable for children under 36 months. Choking hazard due to small parts
This T.S. Shure Rubber Band Powered Defense Flier Model Plane flies over 30 feet. This model kit includes wings, body, fuselage, tails, propeller, wheels, stabilizers, rubber bands, 40 decal stickers and an amazing illustrated booklet with flight history. Super cool rubber band powered airplane model kit is easy to build and fun to fly With […]
This is an authentic Model of Delta Airlines 777-200 plane. Top of the line snap-fit pre-decorated plastic models. The models feature solid injection molded plastic construction with crisply printed graphics. No painting or glueing required. All models include a display stand and instructions. Authentic Markings and detail. 1/200 scale. Display stand included. Age: 8 & […]
The Wright Brothers Flyer was the first successful heavier-than-air powered aircraft, designed and built by the Wright brothers. This airplane model is 100-percent metal wired frame covered in fabric. The propellers also spin to add authenticity and bring life to the plane. When shipped, the item is packaged with foam inserts banded to pieces of […]
The Curtiss JN-4 ‘Jenny’ was one of a series of ‘JN’ biplanes built by the Curtiss Aeroplane Company of Hammondsport, New York. This fighter bi-plane was one of the most capable, faster and stronger than many of its contemporaries. This replica model of the Curtiss Jenny is handmade on a scale of 1:18. It features […]