You know how it happens, especially on Instagram. During a casual perusal, you come across a custom that really catches your eye. You of course follow the customizer and then … Continue Reading As is the Custom: The incredible Vintage Hot Wheels-style customs of Sven’s World of Wheels
The Completists: Antonio De Abreu’s massive Hot Wheels Custom 62 Chevy Pickup collection and customs.
I have mentioned a few times that I like to do features like this. I focus mainly on the “diecast” of diecast collecting, but it is also really interesting to … Continue Reading The Completists: Antonio De Abreu’s massive Hot Wheels Custom 62 Chevy Pickup collection and customs.
If you aren’t following Auto World on Facebook, you really should be. Every Friday they throw out a tidbit of news, including previews of new models. And today’s news was … Continue Reading How cool are these? Auto World unveils its “Brochure” and “Sample-Swatch” Barracudas
Earlier this week we posted pics of the Tomica Limited Vintage display at the Shizuoka Hobby Show in Japan. You can imagine that TLV wasn’t the only diecast maker there. … Continue Reading Kyosho unveils cool new stackable display cases
Excited? Relieved? Something else entirely? Probably a lot of emotions. The 2-3 year nightmare is over. The Membership Gassers are shipping. It will happen in shifts, but over the next … Continue Reading Finally! RLC Members your Membership Gassers are coming.
“Why do this, when you can do THIS?” That seems to be a mantra that most collectors love to see Matchbox embrace. And a few times a year they do. … Continue Reading Matchbox celebrates the “pre-crossover” crossovers with the new 1990 VW Golf Country
If you are new to Hot Wheels collecting, you should know of two major events each year. There is Hot Wheels Nationals, which is held every spring usually at a … Continue Reading Tickets for the 31st Hot Wheels Convention in Los Angeles are on sale now.
In my preview of the Hot Wheels Entertainment C Assortment, coming this summer, I mentioned the Fast & Furious R34 Skyline stood out enough that it merited its own feature. … Continue Reading The Hot Wheels R34 Skyline goes premium with its upcoming Entertainment Release
Hot Wheels Entertainment Batch C will probably not garner a ton of attention from collectors, with one massive exception. And it doesn’t take much to know what that is. Mattel … Continue Reading Lamley Preview: Hot Wheels Entertainment Batch C (or “that batch with the R34 Skyline”)
Typically I don’t dedicate an entire post to a Hot Wheels recolor, but why not? The new structure of the blog allows me to put more posts on the home … Continue Reading The Hot Wheels Ford GT Race: Sleek, low, and now in white.
(It only took me two months to get to this after Part 1.) Matchbox got a lot of people talking in 2016. The release of the Nissan Skyline, and the … Continue Reading Upcoming Matchbox Trucks, Part 2: One of 2016’s best new models returns.
So nice to have you back, Mercedes-Benz. That celebration has already happened really, since Matchbox broke the news last year and then released the G63 6×6 as its 2017 Toy … Continue Reading The AMG GT is a perfect way to start the new run of Mercedes-Benz at Hot Wheels.
News from Tomica Limited Vintage has definitely become a thing. Every month, as one release is happening, TLV will announce new releases a few months in the future. There are … Continue Reading Here is a look at what Tomica Limited Vintage previewed at the Shizuoka Hobby Show
Definitely better than the K Case, especially with the debut of the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT and recolor of the Ford GT Race. Enjoy the video:
The M2 Machines VW Double Cab Camper is insanely cool. Here is how M2 Designer Sean Taylor made it happen.
A few months ago M2 caused quite the stir with their VW Double Cabs. 6 models, all different, all based on the ’59/’60 Double Cab Pickup. In typical M2 fashion, … Continue Reading The M2 Machines VW Double Cab Camper is insanely cool. Here is how M2 Designer Sean Taylor made it happen.