First Look: Hot Wheels’ stunning 2013 Dodge Viper SRT…

MCCH has a special section dedicated to all things diecast Viper.  I have never been a huge fan of the Viper, but the passion for the car shared by the collectors there has rubbed off on me at certain points in the past.  And right now is one of those times.Dodge has recently unveiled the …

Variation alert: MC5 KITT – will it join variation royalty?

There are a few Hot Wheels variations that get royal status.  A few come to mind: Pink Bedlam, FTE Flamed Charger, Silver Lincoln, etc.One other is the 5-hole Batmobile.  The casting was ridiculously popular, so it went without saying that the 5-hole wheel variation garnered a ton of interest.  It still fetches hefty prices on …

HW variation alert: Mystery cars COPO Camaro and 92 Mustang…

I came across some additional Mystery cars today, and decided on a whim to pick up an additional COPO Camaro.  I am glad I did.I posted this model yesterday:Well, today I found this one:Do you see the difference?Maybe these photos will help:If the shots in my little studio don't show, maybe yellow light will:Yep those …

HW variation alert: two(!!) new wheels on the teal Aston Martin DBS…

Until the Kenmeri Skyline debuted last year, I considered the Aston Martin DBS my all-time favorite HW casting.  I hope it does not feel bad about being #2. Nonetheless, I stop at nothing to get all variations of this casting, and the hunt has not disappointed: each of the three colors of this casting have …

First Look: Hot Wheels Ferrari 599XX makes its way from the Speed Machines to the mainline…

Like many HW collectors, I am a sucker for Ferraris.  Well I am now at least, since Ferrari decided to make good looking cars again (It had been awhile).  Ferrari and Mattel must get along very well, and it is a relationship we all benefit from.  Keep those Ferraris coming...We have and will see a …