9 Best High End Metal Model Car Kits (2020)

Best High End Metal Model Car Kits

In this post, I’ll list some of the best high end metal model car kits that have been released through the years. Hope you enjoy browsing through and find something that catches your eye!


1. Maisto Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4

Maisto Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4
  • Scale: 1/25
  • Doors can raise up 
  • Easy to understand instructions, pre painted metal body
  • Highly detailed 
  • This model kit comes with most of what you’ll need to build it: screwdriver, opening parts, rolling wheels, etc.


2. Revival Ferrari 500 #101, F1 World Champion 1952, A.Ascari Scale Model

Revival Ferrari 500 F1 World Champion 1952
  • Scale: 1/20
  • Made in Italy 
  • Rare, collectible vintage kit — released around 20 years ago
  • Main body parts, engine, chassis, and wheel parts are all made of metal 
  • Decal sheet included

Check out the incredible real-life version of the race car:


3. 1928 Duesenberg "Town Car" Car Model

  • Scale: 1/18 
  • Skill level: 2 (intermediate-level modelers)
  • The 1928 Duesenberg Model J was a luxury car that targeted “elite” consumers (instead of catering to the masses) 
  • See more historical info


4. Fascinations Metal Earth 1965 Ford Mustang 3D Metal Model Kit

Requires lots of experience, certainly not for beginners! Can even get tedious for highly skilled modelers, but a good choice for those who enjoy a challenge 


5. Bburago Lamborghini Reventon Diecast Assembly Line Metal Kit

  • Scale: 1/24
  • Material: diecast metal
  • The Lamborghini Reventon sports car can reach an estimated top speed of 210 mph. You can read more info about it here.


6. Vintage Gabriel 1932 Chevrolet Roadster Metal Model Car Kit

Check out the real-life version of this American classic Chevy coupe:


7. Fascinations Metal Earth 1908 Ford Model T 3D Metal Model Kit

Fascinations Metal Earth 1908 Ford Model T 3D Metal Model Kit

Intricate model. Tough to put together but enjoyable! Requires great precision and patience.


8. Bburago Porsche 918 Spyder Diecast Vehicle

Bburago Porsche 918 Spyder Diecast Vehicle
  • Scale: 1/24
  • Die cast metal body with some plastic parts 
  • Fully functioning wheels/steering
  • Doors can open 
  • Feels substantial/heavy despite the small scale


9. Durango Chevrolet Corvette Metal Body Model Kit

Durango Chevrolet Corvette Metal Body Model Kit
  • Scale: 1/43
  • Skill level: 1

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