Beautiful replica cars are regularly available at auction and make an ideal gift for your “works replica” (Credit: Bonhams) Most major collectible car auctions these days contain a few childrens cars, sometimes of extraordinary quality and considerable worth. Bonhams 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale contains several scale cars built just for children with a 1929 Le Mans 4½ Litre Blower Bentley replica with royal provenance the pick of the bunch. Others include a 1939 BMW 328, a 1933 MG J2J4 and a 1998 Formula 1 McLaren MP4-13. The 1929 Le Mans 4½ Litre Blower Bentley replica is electrically-powered and one of a limited batch of 150 built by Meynell, Phillips & Co Ltd of of Burton-on-Trent (UK). Surprisingly, it is quite large, being built at 43 percent of the size of a genuine Blower Bentley, with a length of 193 cm (76 in), a height of 61 cm (24 in), a width of 76 cm (30 in) and a weight of 59 kg (130 lb) with batteries. The cars were sold through Bentley dealerships, and the superbly-built replica was launched at the London Showroom of H.R. Owen Ltd in August, 1969. As sold, the superb Blower Bentley replica used a 0.34 hp electric motor driving through a ...