Dublinjeff wrote:Not 100% certain if it was original owner, but it would seem unlikely that someone in the US would have a Kenner boxed one from the UK?
Interestingly, here's a loose example I have on the way from the USA also. Bought it before the boxed one arrived today....
Don't know yet what's under the bonnet. Be interesting to see the markings if any?
I'm currently working on sourcing a Kenner US, Lower text, boxed example. (LP logo on one side only)
Havent seen a Pat. Pending speeder with these yet
It would be unusual but not highly
unusual. When I was 7. one of my two best SW collecting friends, Randall, was an American. When he and his family moved back to the US they sold off his SW toys, most of which he'd brought across with him from the US, so my other (British) SW mate got his Blue Snag for 20p. If Randall had taken his stuff back with him instead of flogging it off there'd be a small stash of Palitoy stuff residing in a loft in Aspen, Colorado, at the moment