Just Unveiled: Matchbox Gathering Datsun 510 Dealer Model & Ford Skyjacker Superduty F-350 Dinner Model

Here they are. Attendees at the 2018 Matchbox Gathering of Friends were just given their Dinner Model (with some getting the early registrant variation), and soon after Jim Gallegos unveiled the Dealer Model.  Jim was kind enough to allow me to photograph the models beforehand, so you are getting a look along with everyone here. … Continue reading Just Unveiled: Matchbox Gathering Datsun 510 Dealer Model & Ford Skyjacker Superduty F-350 Dinner Model

I can’t tell you anything about the Hot Wheels Datsun 240Z HWC Exclusive. But these photos can.

The HWC Exclusive Datsun 240Z finally goes on sale today.  After a long wait - this model was previewed last year at the Convention - and a very strange detour, it is finally ready to make its way to collectors. I am fortunate to be able to preview a good number of Hot Wheels HWC/RLC … Continue reading I can’t tell you anything about the Hot Wheels Datsun 240Z HWC Exclusive. But these photos can.

The Hot Wheels HWC Special Edition Datsun 240Z finally goes on sale 6/12, a day after the Custom 240Z RLC Window opens. What a week.

Another heads up for you RLC members.  The long-awaited, and much-talked-about, Hot Wheels HWC Special Edition Datsun 240Z goes on sale this coming Tuesday. The RLC 24-hour window opens at 9am Pacific on Tuesday, June 12th.  $19.99 each with a limit of two per account.  If there are any left after the window closes, any … Continue reading The Hot Wheels HWC Special Edition Datsun 240Z finally goes on sale 6/12, a day after the Custom 240Z RLC Window opens. What a week.

Don’t get sick of the Hot Wheels Datsun 510 just yet. You need this RLC Membership model with Neo Real Riders.

February 2017 - Datsun 510 Kmart Collector Day Mail-in Exclusive. October 2017 - Datsun 510 Convention Exclusive October 2017 - Datsun 510 RLC Real Riders Exclusive January 2018 - Datsun 510 Car Culture Japan Historics 2 February 2018 - Datsun 510 RLC Membership Exclusive Winter 2018 - Datsun 510 RLC Car Culture Box Set Exclusive … Continue reading Don’t get sick of the Hot Wheels Datsun 510 just yet. You need this RLC Membership model with Neo Real Riders.

Hot Wheels Red Line Club Memberships are open this Tuesday. Here is the model you’ll get when you join.

This Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Red Line Memberships go on sale. All the details are at the link below, and here is a preview of the gorgeous Bluebird 510 Membership model, along with a look at the brand new Neo Real Rider wheels. Enjoy! Video today, photos tomorrow. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HgzWdie26Fo&feature=share All the membership info is on … Continue reading Hot Wheels Red Line Club Memberships are open this Tuesday. Here is the model you’ll get when you join.

M2 Machines unveils it’s latest 1/24 scale Datsun 510. I wish they would stop making me want these larger scale models.

I've said it before, and the rule continues.  I am ALL IN on M2 Machines Auto-Japan.  As space for my collection keeps dwindling, I have to be very specific in what I collect.  And with M2's prolific output, I need to be extra picky. They made it easy with the launch of Auto-Japan.  Taking my … Continue reading M2 Machines unveils it’s latest 1/24 scale Datsun 510. I wish they would stop making me want these larger scale models.

Lamley Daily: Tomica Limited Vintage Datsun Bluebird 1600SSS Rally

#lamleydaily - December 11, 2017   Model: Tomica Limited Vintage Datsun Bluebird 1600SSS Line: 5000km to Glory Where to get it: It pops up occasionally at Japan Booster Why it's in the collection: It is hard to ignore a Datsun Bluebird Rally.  Many diecast companies have done one, and I have a good number of … Continue reading Lamley Daily: Tomica Limited Vintage Datsun Bluebird 1600SSS Rally

The first Hot Wheels Super Treasure Hunt of 2018 is a great sign of things to come.

Showcasing the Supers here on Lamley will never be an unveiling.  The Super game remains strong, and that means hunger for info will continue to inspire leaks from the Hot Wheels factory. It's a bummer that news of new Supers usually comes from unfinished models shown in grainy photos.  The only thing I can do … Continue reading The first Hot Wheels Super Treasure Hunt of 2018 is a great sign of things to come.