February Matchbox Ambassador Report: Time to submit your questions to the Matchbox Design Team..

Dirk Schleuer has just released his February Ambassador Report, which highlights all the sneaks Matchbox has shown in the past month, along with what has been released, as well as reader requests for future castings.  You can find the whole report here:Dirk Schleuer's February Matchbox Ambassador ReportAs we have said before, things have changed with … Continue reading February Matchbox Ambassador Report: Time to submit your questions to the Matchbox Design Team..

January 2016 Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Dirk Schleuer…

Matchbox Ambassador Dirk Schleuer is back with his first report of 2016.  Every Ambassador does things a bit different, and Dirk sends them out in .pdf format from his Moyshop website.  You will find the link below.  Look for a review of what Matchbox has previewed so far this year, plus the models that collectors … Continue reading January 2016 Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Dirk Schleuer…

November 28th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Dirk Schleuer…

The latest Ambassador Report from Dirk is now up.  Read what he has to say about some of the changes in how info is released, and follow the link provided in his text for the report.As he states, the best way to ask questions to the Matchbox team is though the Ambassador, so be sure to email … Continue reading November 28th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Dirk Schleuer…

September 25th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Dirk Schleuer…

September 25th Matchbox Ambassador ReportThe coming weekend, from 2. – 4. october 2015, we are presenting our Matchbox hobby to hopefully again over 100.000 people at the “Modell, Hobby und Spiel” fair at the new Leipzig fairground. This year it’s the 20. fair and we are there the 14. time in a row!You can check … Continue reading September 25th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Dirk Schleuer…

September 2nd Matchbox Ambassador Update, by Dirk Schleuer…

Ambassador Update 02 September 2015Hello Matchbox friends, Summer time is vintage car time...at least for me...several smaller and bigger meetings, rallys and lots of fun. Beginning in August, I went to a small place near the river Rhein called Hitdorf and did that with a very special car – see pic below. Sorry – pic … Continue reading September 2nd Matchbox Ambassador Update, by Dirk Schleuer…

A Complete Look at all 10 Matchbox Ambassador Routemaster Buses (plus one completely encased in acrylic)…

Last month, at the Matchbox Gathering in Albuquerque, New Mexico, a new Matchbox Ambassador was named.  Dirk Schleuer of Germany was chosen to take on the responsibilities for a span of twelve months, replacing Larry Scaduto.If you are a regular reader of Lamley, or any Matchbox-related forum, you know that the term "Matchbox Ambassador" is … Continue reading A Complete Look at all 10 Matchbox Ambassador Routemaster Buses (plus one completely encased in acrylic)…

July 22nd Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…

This is the final Matchbox Ambassador Report from Larry Scaduto, who finished his term as #10 at last weekend's Gathering.  We at Lamley want to thank Larry for his great reports, and look forward to the upcoming term of our 11th Ambassador, Dirk Schleuer of Germany...Thanks again Larry!Ambassador’s Report July 22nd, 2015By: Larry ScadutoINTRODUCTIONGood day … Continue reading July 22nd Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…

July 10th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…

Ambassador’s Report July 10th, 2015By: Larry ScadutoINTRODUCTIONGood day and welcome to my 2nd to the last Ambassador’s Report. One more to go and that will be covering all the new models shown at the Gathering along with an overview of presentation by the Matchbox Team after dinner. Also my 2017 Collector’s Poll results will be … Continue reading July 10th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…

June 26th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…

 Ambassador’s Report June 26th, 2015By: Larry ScadutoINTRODUCTIONI’ve dedicated this report to our friend Michael Heralda… Michael HeraldaAs some of us know, Michael Heralda is retiring from Mattel after 28 years of loyal service on June 30th. I’ve been staying up late to get this report done before he leaves the design studio for the last time. … Continue reading June 26th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…

June 15th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…

Ambassador’s Report June 15th, 2015By: Larry ScadutoINTRODUCTIONThis week’s report jumps right out of the starting block with a trio of fantastic new releases. I’m starting out with a new casting for 2015. I’ve had several inquiries about the Jeep Willys Pick-Up and I am pleased to present it here for the first time. This is … Continue reading June 15th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…