About the car
The Benetton B195 is the Formula 1 car used by the Benetton team in the first Formula 1 season in 1995. It was raced by German driver Michael Schumacher and English driver Johnny Herbert.
It has a carbon fibre unibody chassis, and a V10 engine, which reaches 14,300 rpm with 750 horsepower. The car has an engine named Renault RS7 with a capacity of 3000 cc.
Benetton was also crowned, in this last season of the “dream team” (Schumacher, Brawn, Byrne) within the British team, as Schumacher joined Scuderia Ferrari towards the end of the year, and Brawn and Byrne followed him a year later.
About the brand
Renault Sport is the sporting subsidiary of the French car brand Renault. It was founded in 1976 under the leadership of Gérard Larrousse.
Since its creation, Renault Sport has managed Renault’s various sports programmes in endurance, formula 1, rally and touring. In 1995, a production car division was also launched to develop the brand’s sports models.
About the Manufacturer
Minichamps is a manufacturer of model cars, trucks, buses, motorbikes, tanks, and car accessories, offering a wide variety of replicas in different scales. Its Formula 1 models are mainly produced in 1/18 or 1/43 scale.
Currently, the Minichamps range contains models of all the great car manufacturers of the world and of numerous types of motor racing and sports teams. Initially known as Paul’s Model Art (PMA), Minichamps was established in 1990. As the leading company in the industry, Minichamps has produced the widest range of models of all other model producers.