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I've started collecting something different.

The Porches are a little rough but I believe this to be made in the '70s (?)
The Silver Fox is in great shape though.
 

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Nice!

OK, who made the Porsche 907's? I am :hat: :confused:. If they are 907's, then the prototypes were made in 1967-68.
 

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Speedy by Mercury. An Italian company. Your dates sound about right. I dont know much about these but learning all I can. Swifty gave me this link...
www.breithaupts.com/totc286.htm
 

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Speedy, by Mercury (1966-1971)

I have two sources:

1. Model Cars Made in Italy 1900-1990, Paolo Rampini (2003)
2. Classic Miniature Vehicles Made in Italy, Ed Force (1992)

Speedy:
801-820 - 1966-1969
870-873 - Fiat 238 van/bus, '68-69
901-918 - '70-71
1201-1205 - Grand Prix cars, 1969

807 or 907: OSI Silver Fox
819: Porsche 908
 

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Mint on good card... sweet!!! Thanks for the link! Good info.
 
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