Mercedes-Benz is out with a new range of fashion accessories which have been inspired Formula 1 and DTM motorsports. However the highlight of the collection is a new range of miniature scale models that you can add to your collection. The range has been crafted in amazing details by Minichamps. The highlight of the collection is Michael Schumacher’s Formula 1 car that he drove for the 2010 season, in 1:18 scale. You can also look at 2010 season MERCEDES GP PETRONAS Formula 1 cars that were graced by Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg in 1:43 scale. Other 1:43 models include AMG-Mercedes C-Class vehicles that have been finished in the hues of drivers Gary Paffett, Bruno Spengler, Paul di Resta, Ralf Schumacher and David Coulthard.
As for the fashion lovers, the collection offers “functional accessories“, based on the Formula One Selection 2011. You can pick up a black Men’s T-shirts featuring Michael Schumacher’s name , or a white Nico Rosberg’s tee, with caps in hues of team colors including grey, white, petronas green autographed by one of the two Grand Prix drivers, alongside the MERCEDES GP PETRONAS logo. Fashion accessories include “authentic team shirt in silver-grey with cutaway collar and Mercedes-Benz and PETRONAS logo” and “a lanyard with carabiner hook, a set of earplugs presented in a small, elegant aluminium case, or a drinking bottle finished in matt black aluminium with insulating neoprene lid“. Then there is a “functional waterproof men’s jacket in black with inner mesh lining, zip with star emblem, mobile phone pocket and two inside pockets with Velcro fasteners“.
The collection will also see launch of three watches. Two of watches will sport real carbon dials, while the third is a special edition watch limited to 1500 units. You can also pick up “Rodenstock sunglasses, a carbon-fibre ballpoint pen, a highly functional sports bag with toiletry bag, wash bag and shoe bag, a rucksack made by Deuter with special back system for high wear comfort, a stylish beach towel from Möve, an innovative kite-shaped, two-person golf umbrella, seat cushions, wallets and children’s earmuffs from UVEX“.