Thursday, 31 March 2016

EFE Out & About - South East Bus Festival 2016

We are pleased to announce that after many months in hibernation we will again be attending this years South East Bus Festival 2016.

The Festival takes place at Kent Showground in Detling near Maidstone, Kent, on Saturday 2nd April 2016. As in previous years, the event will bring together an increasing number of buses and coaches, old and new, from across the South East and beyond.

The main themes of the 2016 festival are the centenary of the formation of the East Kent Road Car Company Limited and the fiftieth anniversary of the closure of Thomas Harrington and Sons Limited, the famous coachbuilder from Hove.

Once again, the bus festival will run as part of Kent Showground's Heritage Transport Show with more than 400 cars, commercials, tractors and motorbikes on display, ensuring a great day out for people with interests in all types of motor vehicles.

The gates will open 10am and the event closes at 4pm
Admission is £10 (accompanied under 14's free)
For more information hop over to The South East Bus Festival Site

Wednesday, 30 March 2016

EFE Upcoming Releases - February 2016

Exclusive First Editions are pleased to be able to publish the latest pre-production shots of our upcoming releases for February 2016.

Exclusive First Editions: 20651 - Plaxton Pointer Dart – First Capital Citybus Registration number N982 EHJ, fleet number 782. Works route 645 to Chingford Station. Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50
20651 - Plaxton Pointer Dart – First Capital Citybus
Registration number N982 EHJ, fleet number 782. Works route 645 to Chingford Station.
Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50

Exclusive First Editions: 25213 - Bristol RELL Bus - Bristol N.B.C.  Registration number MHW 285L, fleet number BH 1325. Operates 332 to Bristol. Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50
25213 - Bristol RELL Bus - Bristol N.B.C. 
Registration number MHW 285L, fleet number BH 1325. Operates 332 to Bristol.
Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50

Exclusive First Editions:28012 - Leyland DMS 1 Door – Westerm Scottish Registration number KJD 2P, fleet number DR 819. Operates route 16 to Crichton. Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50
28012 - Leyland DMS 1 Door – Westerm Scottish
Registration number KJD 2P, fleet number DR 819. Operates route 16 to Crichton.
Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50

Exclusive First Editions: 28609 - GM Standard Atlantean - G.M Buses Rochdale Registration number A677 HNB, fleet number RE 8677. Works route 409 to Rochdale. Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50
28609 - GM Standard Atlantean - G.M Buses Rochdale
Registration number A677 HNB, fleet number RE 8677. Works route 409 to Rochdale.
Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50

Exclusive First Editions: 31808 - RMA Routemaster - BEA Registration number KGJ 610D. Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50
31808 - RMA Routemaster - BEA
Registration number KGJ 610D.
Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50

Exclusive First Editions: 38126 - Bristol VRT - Ribble Registration number NCK 984K, fleet number 1984. Works route 668 to Upperby. Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50






38126 - Bristol VRT - Ribble
Registration number NCK 984K, fleet number 1984. Works route 668 to Upperby.
Scheduled for an April release RRP £34.50

All models will be available to pre-order from your local model shop, online or from us direct from this week onwards!

If your local model shop stocks Bachmann Trains you can now order EFE models too! Just ask in store

Tuesday, 29 March 2016

EFE In The Shops - March 2016

Now available from Exclusive First Editions stockists!

Exclusive First Editions - 17231 - Leyland National - Northumbria


17231 - Leyland National - Northumbria
In the striking livery of Northumbria this Leyland National should be popular, as the last model in these colours quickly sold out. Fleet number 772, registered LUP 903T is working route 46 to Gosforth via Newcastle.
RRP £34.50

Exclusive First Editions - 28829 - Leyland Titan - Oxford Bus Company Cityline
28829 - Leyland Titan - Oxford Bus Compan
Buses from the City of Oxford are always popular with collectors and in this model we feature fleet number 973 carrying adverts for Fox Radio. This ex London Titan registered KYV 493X makes an interesting variation to the fleet as it works route 52 to Oxford City Centre.
RRP £34.50

If your local model shop stocks Bachmann Trains you can now order EFE models too! Just ask in store

Tuesday, 22 March 2016

EFE Warehouse Open Day 2016 - Thank you!

Thank you to all that attended our Warehouse Open Day this past Saturday, you made it a really fabulous day!

See our video of the day here!

Tuesday, 15 March 2016

EFE In The Shops - March 2016

Available from Exclusive First Editions stockists from this week onwards!
EXCLUSIVE FIRST EDITIONS 12123 - Harrington Cavalier - Royal Blue NBC
12123 - Harrington Cavalier - Royal Blue NBC
In the naked white of the National Express livery this ex Southdown Cavalier is now working routes around the West Country for Royal Blue. Registered 8739 CD, fleet number 2204 is en route to Brixham.
RRP £34.50
EXCLUSIVE FIRST EDITIONS 24108 - Bedford TK Dropside - Alder Valley NBC
24108 - Bedford TK Dropside - Alder Valley NBC
Engineering support vehicles were a vital part of any bus operator’s fleet as seen in this NBC liveried truck. Used by Alder Valley after the consolidation of Alder Valley, Thames Valley and Aldershot & District when dropside Bedford TK, registered TPJ 780S was allocated a new fleet number of 60.
RRP £34.50

If your local model shop stocks Bachmann Trains you can now order EFE models too! Just ask in store