My guess is most of you know about this at this point, but Tomica dropped one of the bombshells of the year this week: If you haven't heard, Takara Tomy announced that the Tomica line will extend to Ferrari models. And to start the La Ferrari will debut in the basic range, and a stunning … Continue reading Did the Ferrari license move from Maisto to Tomica? Dare I dream of a TLV Ferrari?
D had Datsun, but F is even more loaded. Ferrari and Ford, with Fiat sandwiched between. I'll get to Ford in a bit, but for now, Ferrari. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_uCOK2fH7es A few have expressed some surprise at what I have in my Ferrari collection. The Hot Wheels/Ferrari heritage is rich, but for what I like, there are … Continue reading The Hot Wheels Purge continues. F is for Ferrari.
A weekend walk-through: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFF4BS7yVlc
One of the final - and most popular - Ferraris. Enjoy. Find the HW Ferrari 599XX on eBay. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sBSAnxH6Qjo
#lamleydaily - August 19, 2017 Model: Matchbox Ferrari 456 GT Line: 2005 Superfast Where to get it: Matchbox Ferrari 456 GT on ebay Why it's in the collection: A Matchbox Ferrari - especially a Matchbox Ferrari produced this century - is a rare sight. Obviously, with the model license not at Mattel it will be … Continue reading Lamley Daily: 2004 Matchbox Superfast Ferrari 456 GT
#lamleydaily - July 27, 2017 Model: Kyosho Ferrari 458 Speciale A Line: Ferrari Series 12 Where to get it: Ferrari 458 Speciale on ebay Why it's in the collection: Because it's a near perfect Ferrari model...er...kit. Don't call it a model. It is technically a model kit. Kyosho can still make Ferraris by calling them … Continue reading The Lamley Daily: Kyosho Ferrari Series 12 Ferrari 458 Speciale A
A few weeks ago someone shared some pics with me of a Hot Wheels Ferrari collection he had seen. I might have spent way too much time looking at them. But how could I not? Not only was the collection something to behold, but how they were displayed was even better. Beautiful wall displays, color … Continue reading The mind-blowing Hot Wheels Ferrari Collection and display of Rizal Salleh.
#lamleydaily - June 28, 2017 Model: Hot Wheels Ferrari 458 Italia Line: 2012 Basic (All-Stars Segment) Where to get it: Hot Wheels Ferrari 458 Italia on ebay Why it's in the collection: Because it is one of the best "non-stock" Ferraris that Hot Wheels has done. It is nearly perfect in its simple design. The … Continue reading The Lamley Daily: 2012 Hot Wheels Ferrari 458 Italia
No diatribe today on why Mattel doesn't have Ferrari. It is just time to enjoy another Hot Wheels Ferrari that sadly hit the shelf when Mattel lost the license.I came across my Hot Wheels Ferrari collection the other day, and thought the 458 Spider was a good one to feature. It might be a bit … Continue reading Another Hot Wheels Ferrari we miss: Ferrari 458 Spider.
Find Kyosho Ferraris at Japan BoosterThere are a lot of Ferrari-deprived collectors out there. Of course that isn't a surprise, as it has now been a few years since Hot Wheels lost the Ferrari license. Some of you collect Bburago, but the large size of their smallest replicas and sparse distribution in many countries have … Continue reading Open, build, and gaze: The joy of collecting Kyosho Ferraris.