Hot Wheels, Johnny Lightning, M2 Machines

A Study in Studebaker

May 17, 2020 – by Doug Breithaupt While the Studebaker story begins with the production of wagons that carried families across America in the 18th and 19th Centuries, this toy car review only covers 13 years. A brief history of Studebaker follows before we get to the discussion of the miniature versions. There are plenty […]

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1/64, M2 Machines

Lamley Daily : M2 Machines Datsun 510 Auto Meets

Model: 1970 Datsun 510 Release: M2 Machines Auto Meets (7000 pieces worldwide) Where to get it: Hobby dealers, eBay, got mine on ModelCarWorld. Why it is in the collection : loved it when I saw it listed. Did not really plan to get it, but it is my first 510 3-doors from M2 Machines (well, […]

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Check out the new M2 Machines Auto-Japan/Coca-Cola line.

M2 Machines announced this today. The Coca-Cola lines from M2 have been fantastic, and obviously well received, and now they are coming for the JDM collectors.  There will be a retail and hobby-only release, with three Chase models, including one Super Chase, mixed in both sets. With my limited space for my collection, I have […]

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M2 Machines

This was a first: Knee-deep in sealed M2 cases.

Sometimes you don’t think too much about what you found.  You just find it, enjoy it, and move on.  That happened several years ago when I came across a dump bin at a rural Kmart and pulled not one, not two, but seven Super Ford Focus (Focii?).  It was there, and I enjoyed the find. […]

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Hot Wheels, Lamley YouTube, M2 Machines

Well that was a fun day.

After work yesterday I decided to take a quick jaunt to Las Vegas to visit my good friend Jay Kho.  We made a video – coming later this week – and dined on Korean food. The only reason I am telling you this is that my trip back ended up being quite fruitful.  I rarely […]

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M2 Machines

The “Hobby-Only” M2 Machines Mooneyes set is now out.

Another heads up for you Mooneyes collectors.  (That includes me, and interestingly enough, my 11-year-old daughter.) On the heels of the Mooneyes Walmart-exclusive set that hit last month, M2 Machines has released the Hobby Exclusive Mooneyes set as well.  And it is available now at SURPLUSgoodies: M2 Mooneyes Hobby Exclusives at SURPLUSgoodies I really like […]

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M2 Machines unveil the brand new Auto-Japan line.

We’ve all known it is coming.  M2 Machines finally gave us our first look at what will surely by one of the most anticipated releases of 2017: View this post on Instagram Included in Auto-Japan 1:64 scale Release JPN01 are 3 New castings (Stock & Custom) 1) 1971 Nissan Skyline GT-R – The Hakosuka is […]

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