With incredible features in 1:8 scale, the 1968 fastback GT model added more power, improved handling and safety features as standard.




For just £1 more per issue, you’ll receive this custom-made display case to show off your completed model.
Delivered with issue 110. Item may be delivered separately to your usual despatch due to size. Limited time offer. Please note that the premium subscription is not available to those starting their subscription from Issue 6 onwards.




Each issue costs £10.99, with the exception of issue 1 at £1.99 and issue 2 at £6.99.
As part of your subscription benefits, one of the issues in your first delivery will be FREE and you will also receive 4 FREE gifts over the course of your collection.

Click subscribe to select your starting issue.
You’ll receive your first delivery of issues within a month, containing your FREE issue and FREE Exclusive Collection Tool Kit!
From then on, you’ll receive another delivery each month containing 4 issues at £10.99 each.
You’ll receive your FREE binder with your 3rd delivery PLUS 2 more exciting gifts in future deliveries.




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Below are the most frequently asked questions which we have answered. Please check here before you get in contact with us, as you may find we have already answered your question.


What is the Build the 1968 Ford Mustang GT collection?

The collection gives you everything you need to build the iconic 1968 Ford Mustang GT in 1:8 scale. Each week follow expert step-by-step guides, showing you the tips, tricks and techniques to build this iconic car.

The Mustang GT 390 Fastback features faithfully reproduced competition style steel wheels, complete with GT adornments, opening doors, folding seats, wood-effect dashboard, wind-down windows. Open the hood to reveal the 1968 Mustang GT’s 390-cubic-inch engine and press the brake pedal to activate the brake lights.

The accompanying magazine explores the Mustang through the years from the birth of the modern compact car in the 1960s, through six generations of Mustang.

Plus, we’ll take a look at other iconic cars from the un-matched grandeur of the Bentley to the classic Mini. The magazine also delves into the world of racing legends, following the people and events, that all played their part in the history of motor racing.

What are the model’s specifications?

  • Scale: 1:8
  • Length: 59.4cm
  • Width: 23.1cm
  • Height: 17.3cm
  • Weight: 8.3kg
  • Materials: Die-cast metal, ABS, rubber, transparent GP

When will the collection be available?

Issue 1 will be available to buy on 18th January 2022. Issue 2 will be available 2 weeks later, and all further issues will be released weekly.

How many issues are there in the collection?

120 issues.

How often is the collection published?


How much does each issue cost?

  • Issue 1 comes at the special price of £1.99. Premium subscribers will pay £2.99.
  • Issue 2 comes at the special price of £6.99. Premium subscribers will pay £7.99.
  • Issue 3 onwards is priced at £10.99. Premium subscribers will pay £11.99.

How can I get copies if I live outside the UK?

We are sorry, but at the moment we cannot send copies outside the UK.

Are issues available digitally?

We're sorry, but issues will not be available digitally.

Are there any binders or extras with the subscription?

Yes! You will receive a FREE binder with your 3rd delivery if you subscribe from issues 1, 2, 3 or 4. You will then receive subsequent binders automatically with issues 45, 65, 85 and 105 at the price of £10.99. If you subscribed from issue 5 onwards, you will receive your first binder with issue 25 at a price of £10.99.

As a subscriber, you will also automatically receive special issues as they become available (items and prices vary). You will be automatically opted in to receive binders and special issues throughout your collection, though you may opt out of receiving these by contacting our Customer Service Team.


How do I subscribe?

You can subscribe in one of 3 ways; online, by telephone on 0344 892 7200 or by post by filling in a subscription form which can be found in issue 1 of the collection.

When will I receive my superb free gifts?

Gifts are reserved for those starting their subscription with issues 1, 2, 3 or 4.

  • With your first delivery, you will receive 2 issues* (1 FREE) and your FREE Exclusive Collection Tool Kit.
  • With your 3rd delivery, you will receive your FREE Build the 1968 Ford Mustang GT Collection Binder.
  • With your 5th delivery, you will receive your FREE Exclusive Tin Poster.
  • With your 7th delivery, you will receive your FREE 1:64 Scale Model.

Please note, some gifts may be despatched separately from the issues.

*Dependent on your starting issue.

Can I get the free subscription gifts without subscribing?

No, sorry, but if you’d like to subscribe you can do so here. Please note that gifts are part of a special offer only available to people who start their subscription with issues 1, 2, 3 or 4.

Have you received my subscription request - I have not had confirmation?

If you have subscribed online, you will receive a confirmation email within 24 hours of placing your order. You should then receive your welcome email within 72 hours, containing your subscription number. If you do not receive this email, please contact our Customer Service Team since there may have been a problem receiving your order, or an error with the email address used on your order form. If you subscribe via post or phone, you will receive a confirmation welcome letter within seven days of us receiving your request to subscribe. This contains your order reference number and details of your subscription. If you haven't received a welcome letter after 10 days, then please contact our Customer Service Team. If you email the team, please be sure to include your full name and the collection you wish to subscribe to in the subject line.

What are your delivery methods?

All our despatches are sent by Royal Mail. Some parcels that we send out which include gifts, magazine binders, or storage boxes may be too large to fit through letter boxes. If Royal Mail have attempted to deliver a large parcel and there is nowhere suitable to leave it, they may have returned it to your local sorting office. Please check to see if they have left a 'we tried to deliver' card which should have your sorting office contact details on it.


How does the premium subscription work?

Please note that premium subscription is not available to those starting their subscription from Issue 6 onwards. The premium subscription is an exclusive offer giving you the opportunity to receive your premium display case with issue 110 by paying only £1 extra per issue. That means as a premium subscriber you get all of the benefits of a regular subscription (including the subscription gifts), plus you receive your custom-made display case.

How can I get a premium subscription?

You can begin a premium subscription by subscribing on the website and selecting the premium subscription option – please note that you must subscribe from Issue 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 to be eligible for premium subscription. If you have already begun your subscription but wish to upgrade to a premium subscription, you can do so before you reach Issue 5. In order to upgrade, please contact our Customer Service Team.

When will I receive my premium subscription gift?

You will receive your premium display case with issue 110. Please note that this will be sent separately to your usual despatch including issue 110.

When I start my premium subscription, what issue will I start paying the additional £1 from?

You will start paying the extra £1 from your starting issue. The free issue you’re entitled to as a subscriber will of course remain free.

I want to cancel the premium side of my subscription and continue to receive the issues at the regular price. Can I get a refund for the premium payments that I have already paid?

Please contact our Customer Service Team if you want to cancel the premium side of your subscription. If you have not yet received your premium display case, you will be entitled to a refund. If you have received your display case, we are unable to offer a refund for your premium subscription.

If I cancel my subscription am I able to pay the remaining premium payment to receive the additional items?

No, premium items are only available if your subscription is still running.


What payment methods are available?

Direct Debit, Switch, Visa, Delta, Mastercard, PayPal or via invoice. Please note, we do not accept Monzo cards.

If I subscribe by Direct Debit, when will the payment be taken from my account?

Payment will not be taken until approximately 14 days after your issues have been sent out.

Can I change the payment date of my subscription?

Unfortunately, we cannot change a payment date as credit card/debit card payers are all submitted at once.

When will payments for my subscription be taken?

Payments are only taken once your order has been despatched. Payments are taken every 4 weeks, and the date will depend upon when you take out your subscription.

What should I do if I receive an invoice for an issue I have already paid for or returned?

If you have paid for your issues or returned them within the last 7 days, please ignore the new invoice. If you have any other problems, please contact our Customer Service Team. Paying promptly will guarantee that you receive your issues at the right time and that we don’t send you reminders.


Can I check my subscription status online?

Yes, you can now access your subscriber account online on You will need to register or log-in and then add your subscriber number to access your collection details. This will only take a few moments and then you will be able to see the following information:

  • Check to see which issues and free gifts have been sent to you and when.
  • Check what you have paid for and see if there is any outstanding amount.
  • Add new subscriptions to your account.
  • Keep track of your orders.

What if I move house?

Please contact our Customer Service Team to let them know your new address and we will update your details accordingly – where possible please do give at least 28 days’ notice for any changes of address. Please note that you cannot change your delivery address for your subscription online.

What if my card is expired or my payment details changed? How can I update my details securely?

Please give us a call on 0344 892 7200 and make sure that you don't share any of your payment or card information by email.


How do I cancel my subscription?

You can cancel at any time giving 28 days’ notice - please contact our Customer Service Team via telephone, post or email. If you contact the team by writing, please include your name and subscription reference.

How do I return an issue?

If you subscribe and decide for whatever reason not to keep a received issue, you must send it back unopened within 14 days following the receipt of your despatch to the following address:

Build the 1968 Ford Mustang GT
Swift Park
Old Leicester Road
CV21 1DZ

Please include your subscription number with your parcel. A parcel kept more than 14 days means acceptance and the invoice should be paid promptly.

How can I get back issues?

To order back issues, please contact our Customer Service Team by one of the methods stated in the Contact section. Please note that it can take up to 28 days to deliver your back copies from receiving your request.

I have not received all my issues or gifts. How can you help?

We are sorry to hear that. If you have recently subscribed, please allow up to 28 days for the delivery of your first parcel. Our customer services team can resolve this for you, please just get in touch using one of the methods on the contact page. If you email the team, please include your name and subscription number in the subject line.

Why have I received the wrong issue/s?

We will replace all your issues with the correct copies. In order for us to arrange for a replacement, please contact our Customer Service Team via phone or email. If you email the team, please include your name and subscription reference in the subject line.

I cannot find copies in the shops – what do I do?

You can ask your newsagent to place a regular order for you so you can pick up your issues from them. If you need back copies you can ask your newsagent to order them for you or just contact our Customer Service Team. Don’t forget, if you become a subscriber, issues will be delivered to your door free of charge and you will receive some free superb subscription gifts!

What should I do if I receive a damaged issue?

We replace any damaged issue free of charge. Just send us back your damaged issue and contact our Customer Service Team. It might be also a good idea to mention the problem to Royal Mail.


Why can't I get through on the telephone number given?

We have lots of lines and staff dedicated to helping you, but they can be busy at peak times so please keep trying. Alternatively, please email our Customer Services Team at

I cannot access some of the website pages. What can I do?

It may be a temporary problem, so please click refresh to reload the page. If you are experiencing problems getting through to the secure order area when trying to place a subscription, please get in touch with our customer services team using one of the methods on the contact page.



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Call the Build the 1968 Ford Mustang GT hotline on

UK: 0344 892 7200
(Local rates apply)


Write to our Customer Service Centre at:

Build the 1968 Ford Mustang GT, Unit 4, Pullman Business Park, Pullman Way, Ringwood, Hampshire, BH24 1HD