A double dose from the Lamley Extras YouTube Channel: After opening and featuring the BMW X5 Multipack Exclusive, it became obvious I should showcase the M5 Police as well. I think it is obvious why: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMLcV_q8rVo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9KfvEuAdUg
My guess is a lot of you have seen this pack in stores: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sR8BU3Vaseg I have always been a fan of the Matchbox BMW X5, which has two versions: Police/Emergency and stock. I like both, but the police version takes the cake. Matchbox has released only a few over the years, but with their Euro-centric … Continue reading The Matchbox BMW X5 9-pack exclusive is the latest to join a very cool emergency family.
You have seen the Hot Wheels Alex Ross DC Set in stores, but now is your chance to really take advantage of the amazing Alex Ross art and get the Box Set. Amazon just removed the Pre-Order tag and the set is available now to ship. Have a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tqGcoebcXQY
When I first got serious about collecting, Hot Wheels was about one thing and one thing only: Muscle. Sure, they have been doing Camaros, Mustangs, and Corvettes forever, but in 2005-2006, Hot Wheels had gone deep into American Muscle. Between Chevy, Ford, and Mopar, the designers were covering all bases. Muscle was to 2006 what … Continue reading The coolest thing about the new Hot Wheels Detroit Muscle set? It hearkens back the HW Muscle Golden Age
Now that the frenzy of the Damaged Box Sale is over, let's talk about what else is at Japan Booster that is worth snagging. I mean, the whole store is on sale, and free shipping on all orders $50? Start looking folks! Always start with Tomica Limited Vintage, but look at Kyosho, Tomica Premium, and … Continue reading You – I mean kids – are going to love the new Tomica 4D line, with real engine sounds.
Happy Thanksgiving everyone. Whatever your tradition, I hope it is a wonderful day. If you want to do something diecast-related on what I hope is a cozy day, watch this video, and vote on the poll below. With the release of Drag Strip Demons, Hot Wheels has closed the books on its third year of … Continue reading Hot Wheels Car Culture is 3 years old. What are your Top 3 Mixes?
Organization Day! The holidays are approaching, and the time has come for my final diecast donation to my local children's hospital. The cases have accumulated and they need to go to their new home. That means digging into the storage unit and getting them delivered. It also means making space. My storage unit gets out … Continue reading Digging for Hot Wheels Treasure in a mess of a storage unit.
If it is the year 2022, and you are visiting this post, by guess is the white Custom Camaro is no longer available. But have a look at it anyway. (And by the way, I have so many questions for you. This isn't a political blog so I'll refrain, but call me.) It is today, … Continue reading A look at the Hot Wheels HWC Special Edition White Enamel Custom Camaro, which is surprisingly still available.
I'm a nerd. Want to know how nerdy of a nerd I am? I really like doing these Up-to-Date videos. I put them on the Lamley Extras Channel (you should subscribe), and they serve as a quick way to review what I have in my collection, or revisit some models that haven't gotten a ton … Continue reading Up-to-Date: Hot Wheels Aston Martin DBS
I didn't do a great job on the Lamley Awards last year. You did. Each category got a ton of votes. Winners emerged, but I didn't spend any time announcing them. Lame! But, there is a little silver lining. I am going over them now, and it is interesting to see how we voted a … Continue reading Revisiting the Lamley Award Best & Worst Winners of 2017. See if you still agree.