Just a quick heads up on what will be a bit of a confusing start to the 2018 Matchbox year. As I mentioned in the preview video below, Matchbox 2018 … Continue Reading If you see these two models, you have encountered 2018 Matchbox Batch A
One more little bit from JCCS. From every account, the show was a blast. Mild weather compared to the blistering heat of years past, an incredible crowd, and even more … Continue Reading Here is a look at what Matchbox showed off at JCCS.
Come to JCCS this Saturday to celebrate the Datsun 510 with Matchbox, and see – and possibly take home – some incredible models.
I have mentioned a few times this week that JCCS – the Japanese Classic Car Show – is this Saturday in Long Beach, California. It is the premiere classic Japanese … Continue Reading Come to JCCS this Saturday to celebrate the Datsun 510 with Matchbox, and see – and possibly take home – some incredible models.
Two for the price of one! I told you Mattel essentially emptied their distribution center over the last couple of weeks, and that means two Matchbox cases at the same … Continue Reading Case Report: 2017 Matchbox M Case
All the new Mattel stuff is coming in hot and heavy. HW Modern Classics last week, HW 2018 A cases to hobby dealers this week, HW P cases to Walmart … Continue Reading Case Report: 2017 Matchbox L Case
This isn’t the only time this model will be featured this week, and it is surely worth a large amount of coverage. Later coverage will revolve around this: We will … Continue Reading Variation Alert: Matchbox Datsun 510 Rally with 6-spoke wheels
Looks like new Matchbox is on its way. It has been awhile. As soon as the Nissan Junior finishes its holiday in Crete. Lamley Facebook friend Risto Majuri posted this … Continue Reading The Matchbox Nissan Junior is in Crete. Looks like it should be worldwide soon.
Within the next few weeks, a new Matchbox 9-pack will hit: One of the new 9 packs. Looks like a good selection. We will work in that Licensed ratio. A … Continue Reading The Matchbox 1955 Cadillac Fleetwood gets a facelift, and a little attitude.
I think we can call the Matchbox Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 an event model. Literally, because two out of the three releases so for have been for actual events. Figuratively, … Continue Reading Here is the Matchbox Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 Leipzig Toy Show Exclusive. All 3 of them.
I wanted to pass along this video from our friends at the diecasttvchannel. They found the Matchbox J Case near their home in New Zealand, and lo and behold: The … Continue Reading The corrected color on the Matchbox VW Golf Country is hitting the pegs.
Matchbox Camo has hit, and I won’t make a joke about how it is hard to find because it is camouflaged.
I am sure there will be plenty of “they don’t need to be camouflaged, because they are already hard to find” comments, so I won’t make them. Even though I … Continue Reading Matchbox Camo has hit, and I won’t make a joke about how it is hard to find because it is camouflaged.
Preview it one day, it arrives the next. Wheel Collectors has the brand new Matchbox Best of World Release B: Matchbox Best of World at Wheel Collectors I have no … Continue Reading And just like that, Matchbox Best of World Release B is now available.
(UPDATE: The set just arrived at Wheel Collectors) Call this a stepping stone. Next year appears to be the time that Matchbox steps into a more appropriate premium realm. There … Continue Reading Some Golden Age models return with 2017 Matchbox Best of World Release B
The Lamley Daily: 2017 Matchbox ’71 Nissan Skyline 2000GT-X Gathering of Friends Dinner Exclusive (1 of 75)
#lamleydaily – July 22, 2017 Model: Matchbox ’71 Nissan Skyline 2000GT-X Line: 2017 Matchbox Gathering of Friends Dinner Exclusive (1 of 75 early registrant variant) Where to get it: Here … Continue Reading The Lamley Daily: 2017 Matchbox ’71 Nissan Skyline 2000GT-X Gathering of Friends Dinner Exclusive (1 of 75)
Didn’t think this one was coming, right? I didn’t either. But the guys at Wheel Collectors are allowed a vacation here and there. Once they had things humming again they … Continue Reading Case Report: 2017 Matchbox H Case
The Matchbox J 24-count Case has arrived, with a bit of a surprise. Wheel Collectors just got a pallet of J Cases, and as always they opened one at random … Continue Reading Case Report: 2017 Matchbox J Case