Unboxing: Hot Wheels 2020 US H Case

If I’m honest, the last couple of Hot Wheels cases have had their share of good models, but not as many as we are used to. H Case makes up for it. A tremendous Super, and equally great basic counterpart, and some fantastic new models. And of course a Momo Datsun Wagon to keep us …

The Hot Wheels Membership Skylines are shipping, and shipping fast. And wow is it a cool model.

With “not normal” being the new normal, I was surprised to see a notification on Tuesday that my membership model had shipped. I was even more surprised to see that it would arrive the next day. And by golly it did. A lot of you had the same experience, and I have heard that even …

Sneak Peek: The Hot Wheels Honda NA2 NSX-R is a direct response to collectors

Hot Wheels Designer Ryu Asada dropped two Honda gems on Instagram last week. One on his own IG account: https://www.instagram.com/p/B9qJG4ppd6c/ The other on the Hot Wheels Designer account: https://www.instagram.com/p/B9kf2mGjT_9/ A fantastic pair. The Prelude is the second color for 2020, and the Honda NSX-R is a prototype of the upcoming new model in 2020. That …

Lamley Poll: So we unearthed a buried Matchbox Ferrari in our backyard. It is up to you what we do with it.

It was a cool call. Our backyard is currently being redone. That means a complete tearing out of what was there (outside of a beautiful tree) and a lot of digging. My wife told me to check her Instagram, which I did. Something had been unearthed in the excavation. I had to share it too: …

A Tale of Two: Matchbox & Hot Wheels Nissan D21 Hardbody Pickups

Full Yin & Yang. Contrary to what some think, even with Mattel owning both brands, there is no meeting where designers for both brands get together and decide who does what model. Even though they are under the same roof, and even though designers for both brands will dabble in the other occasionally, the direction …

Lamley Daily: Hot Wheels 2019 RLC ‘69 Chevrolet C-10 Pickup with adjustable height

Model: Hot Wheels ‘69 Chevrolet C-10 Pickup with adjustable suspension Line: 2019 Red Line Club Exclusive Where to get it: Sold out on the RLC, so try ebay or a friend who has an extra Why it is in the collection: This is not the normal place I would showcase a new RLC model, but …

Looking for a way to collect Tarmac Works? Maybe start with the RWB Porsches.

(Tarmac Works RWB on ebay) Right out of the gate I am not saying you should just collect the RWB Porsches from Tarmac Works. I am just saying it is a good place to start. Because you won’t finish there. I have been touting Tarmac for awhile now. They have steadily grown each year and …