Model of the Day: Kyosho Mazda 787B (1991 Winner – 24 Hours of Le Mans)…

Alright class, put your books away.  Time for some filmstrips.Instead of writing a full history of why this new Kyosho model is so cool, we will first let you watch this short clip:And that rotary roar, beside sounding so...uh...dramatic, actually produced a legendary car.  In 1991, it became the first Japanese car to win Le … Continue reading Model of the Day: Kyosho Mazda 787B (1991 Winner – 24 Hours of Le Mans)…

Model of the Day: OEM Factory Series 2 Porsche 911 Carrera S (991)…

With the sexiest of all cars, the Porsche 911, celebrating the big 5-0, let's celebrate with one of the best 1:64 renderings of the current 911.One important rule for all diecast car companies is this:Do the 911 a lot, but never screw it up.Thankfully, screw-ups don't happen a lot, but they happen.  I can think … Continue reading Model of the Day: OEM Factory Series 2 Porsche 911 Carrera S (991)…

First Look: Hot Wheels Retro Entertainment Ferrari 365 GTS4 Daytona…

Time is not something I have today, but this surely a model to get out and show off.After only two previous versions, in the Ferrari Racers series and as a Valentine's Day exclusive, the Ferrari 365 GTS4 Daytona Spyder finally gets its due.  And it is a stunner.And just a bit of irony with this … Continue reading First Look: Hot Wheels Retro Entertainment Ferrari 365 GTS4 Daytona…

First Look: Matchbox BMW 1M Coupe…

Where to start...It is Tuesday, and I officially ended my run as Matchbox Ambassador yesterday.  And I spent all weekend at the Matchbox Gathering talking...uh...Matchbox.  And after all that was done, I spent what seemed like an eternity writing my final Ambassador Report about...well...Matchbox.  Last year, I remember coming back from the Gathering, as Ambassador … Continue reading First Look: Matchbox BMW 1M Coupe…

July 22nd Matchbox Ambassador Update: Upcoming 2014 New Models andeverything else from the 2013 MC Gathering of Friends…

Greetings fellow collectors...It is early Monday morning, I am sitting in my brother's basement in Durango, Colorado, and I am finally finishing up my last report as Matchbox Ambassador.  It was a whirlwind weekend at the Matchbox Collectors International Gathering of Friends in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and sleep was not as high on the priority … Continue reading July 22nd Matchbox Ambassador Update: Upcoming 2014 New Models andeverything else from the 2013 MC Gathering of Friends…

A Quick Look at the exclusives, prepros, and other goodies found at the Matchbox Gathering…

Hello from beautiful Moab, Utah.Actually, when you read this I will be somewhere between Moab, Utah, and Albuquerque, New Mexico.  The International Matchbox Collectors Gathering of Friends has finally arrived, and I am on my way. This is a weekend I look forward to every year for various reasons.  Many might be boring to our … Continue reading A Quick Look at the exclusives, prepros, and other goodies found at the Matchbox Gathering…