SUPER-USEFUL photo-etched (PE) metal parts for Tamiya’s 1/24 Volkswagen Beetle have been released by Finland-based Highlight Model Studio.

A label under the umbrella of multiskilled designer Eero Kumanto, HMS offers various sets, and not just for the abovementioned kit.

Airfix Model World has received the following items: HME-015, -016 and -018, which provide superb replacement features such as EMPI-style steering wheel spokes, door handles, a gearstick, grilles, wind deflectors and headlight covers, among other features. The brand also offers PE for Safari-style Beetles, licence plates/ frames, floor mats, safety belt sets and more; the quality of the design and etching is first-rate, and the components will be of much use to auto modellers. For further details, visit: