Another big Japanese tin car by ATC Asahi Toy. This beautifully styled 1966 Buick LeSabre 4 door hardtop measures approximately 19" long (36.8 cm) by 5.5 tall (10.2 cm) and 6.25" wide (15.2 cm). This is a hard to find car and is absolutely beautiful. In The Big Book of Tin Toy Cars, Ron Smith and William C. Gallaher rate this car a 9 in scarcity on a 10 point scale with a very high dollar value.
The paint and colors of the car are original and really quite nice. There are a couple of very small areas of spidering on the top and a couple of minor dings, one on the top and one on the driver's side quarter panel. The colorful, silver and green-lithographed interior adds a very nice touch to the overall presentation. All of the tin trim including bumpers, grill, windshield trim and hubcaps are in very nice condition, totally original and very shiny.The celluloid in the windows is original and very nice. The baseplate is original and the friction works, as it should. The rubber tires and tin hubcaps are in good condition. The condition and size of this car makes for an outstanding display. The item "1966 Buick LeSabre 4-Door Hardtop 19 Japanese Tin Car by ATC NR" is in sale since Sunday, January 01, 2017.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Electronic, Battery & Wind-Up\Friction\Pre-1970". The seller is "ojohnny" and is located in Colleyville, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.