Kit Reviews

MPC 1950 Mercury Patrol Car

By Jim Haught
Published: August 1, 2009
Quite a few modelers look down on snap kits as simplistic or toylike, but I'm of the opinion that, because of their appeal to newcomers of all ages, snap kits are a vital part of our hobby, and should be treated with respect by modelers and manufacturers alike. For that reason, I found this kit to be a bit disappointing. There were some "issues" during assembly — primarily dealing with parts fit — that could cause problems for inexperienced modelers, and we don't want that to happen.

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