They do it. We love it. Repaints are an exciting (and sometimes annoying) staple in the world of toy collecting. It's a cheap way to justify a new sculpt and if you're like me, and when you see a figure in red you instantly want it in blue as well, then you'll understand exactly what Reduce, Reuse, Repaint is all about.
The Autobot Mirage transforms into a F-1 Ligier JS11 racer, number 26. This is his name based on the logo from the his side, Citanes (altered from Gitanes, a French cigarette company). Part of a series of Transformers name parodies based on company logos.
Tags: autobots, mirage, transformer, transformers