Citroën Ami 6 Herpa

Citroën Ami 6 break

Photo Rudolf Stricker on Wikimedia.

Brand - Reference

Herpa 027328-002

Type

Citroën AMI 6 estate

Comments

There is a little too much chrome (see the grille!). The front end of the bonnet is virtually invisible, and there is a curious indentation in the wings around the headlights. Where have they found this? Decidedly, Herpa makes a lot of howlers, and the AMI 6 has no luck at 1/87 scale!

History

The AMI 6 estate car appeared in 1964 (the saloon in 1961).
End in 1969. It was built in Rennes.

Features (1965 model): air-cooled two-cylinder flatbed engine, 602 cm³, 18 kW (24 hp) DIN. Tyres 135 × 380. Top speed 110 km/h.

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Citroën Ami 6 break

Photo Rudolf Stricker on Wikimedia.

Dimension Actual 1:87 Model
Length 3 960 45.5 47.0
Width 1 520 17.5 18.5
Height 1 490 17.1 17.6
Wheelbase 2 400 27.6 27.8
Front track 1 260 14.5 15.1
Rear track 1 220 14.0 13.5
Wheel diameter 602 6.9 7.0
Tyre width 135 1.6 1.8