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The Influence of Hot Wheels Designer Jun Imai, Part 1: JDM

Party pooper! A bombshell dropped right in the middle of Hot Wheels’ 50th Birthday Party last Friday: Designer Jun Imai announced he was leaving Mattel. While the brand will JUST … Continue Reading The Influence of Hot Wheels Designer Jun Imai, Part 1: JDM

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Fast & Furious Preview, Part 1: It is time for one Hot Wheels Roadrunner to tap out for the other…

There is a lot to talk about on the latest Hot Wheels Fast & Furious set, and a full DLM’d photo showcase is coming soon. But I thought one of … Continue Reading Fast & Furious Preview, Part 1: It is time for one Hot Wheels Roadrunner to tap out for the other…

The stellar Hot Wheels Modern Classics of 2008, and the legend of the antifreeze Silverado…

If you started collecting after 2008, here is a fun set to pursue.  It isn’t large, it only lasted one year, and it really is chock full of cool models, … Continue Reading The stellar Hot Wheels Modern Classics of 2008, and the legend of the antifreeze Silverado…

Another new Hot Wheels wheel is coming – the tiny 4-spoke Real Rider…

Our friends at Japanese Nostalgic Car noted something significant in Jun Imai’s latest photo on Instagram: Broken rivnut tool sidelined progress on the real #neokaido today (help @tuske427 ! 😅) so … Continue Reading Another new Hot Wheels wheel is coming – the tiny 4-spoke Real Rider…