Great news for those eagerly awaiting the models of 270 KTA and her kind, mooted earlier this year.
A pre-production sample of the resin kit, specially comissioned, reached me today. It's great! The windscreens will need some careful attention to make them look right, but the basic body is spot on.
If you're one of the lucky 25, heralding from as disparate locations as Guernsey and Scotland, you can expect your bundle of joy in September.
But, as with a real SU, you'll need to invest a few hours before it's quite ready for the coach station...