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Revell is best known for their injection mold plastic model kits that come in various scale model kits, but they have also produced several lines of small scale diecast cars.

In the 1960s, they made a series of HO scale Mopar cars made of plastic.

In the 1980s, Kiko (Brazil) contracted with them to assemble diecasts

In 1989, they issued their Monogram Mini Exacts. These 1:87 scale models had plastic bodies and diecast bases. They were made by Monogram Models Inc which was a Revell company at the time. At one point these were labeled as Herpa made castings.

In the early 1990s, they made NASCAR diecast models for Racing Collectibles - RCI/RCCA exclusives line ups. After RCCA was purchased by Action, Revell began issuing their own line of NASCAR models, until they too were purchased by Action (Performance).

From 1991 to the early 2000s, Revell was again producing 1:64 scales models in 2 series. The "Collectible" and the "Lowrider" Bomb series line. These were cars and trucks dating back to the 1930s to current model vehicles of the 2000s.

In 1996, Revell purchased SMSC and they became known as their Revell Collection division.

They also produced a series of diecast in 1:43 scale called "Metal Edition 1:43". Another series called "Revell Creative Masters" and Revell Hi-Tech.

Revell Metal was a series of diecast motorcycles.

In 2001, Gearbox purchased Revell-Monogram from Binney and Smith a division of Hallmark Cards.

In 2006, American Revell separated from their European Revell Germany forming 2 separate companies.

In 2007, Hobbico purchased both American Revell and European Revell Germany separately but brought the two companies back together under one company name again.



Sourced references -

Revell | hobbyDB
The Encyclopedia of Small-Scale Diecast Motor Vehicle Manufacturers by Sahakangas, Weber and Foster (2006)
 
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