Latest batch of Matchbox, including the new Batmobile, found today…

I was shocked to see a new batch of Matchbox at Walmart today. Usually I have an idea of when to expect new stuff, but this came as a surprise.There are much better models in this batch compared to the previous, including the Porsche 911 GT3 and Lotus Evora. The new Batmobile is also included. …

Matchbox variation alert: Jungle Adventure 5-pack Land Rover 90 with small utility rims…

Hooray for our first Matchbox variation alert!  It has been awhile.I came across the latest batch of 5-packs in the US yesterday, and while I was there, I noticed the Land Rover 90 looked different.  I could not remember if the wheels on it were correct, so I referenced my photobucket on my trusty iphone, and …

Matchbox variation alert: Jungle Adventure 5-pack Land Rover 90 with small utility rims…

Hooray for our first Matchbox variation alert!  It has been awhile.I came across the latest batch of 5-packs in the US yesterday, and while I was there, I noticed the Land Rover 90 looked different.  I could not remember if the wheels on it were correct, so I referenced my photobucket on my trusty iphone, and …

Matchbox Ambassador Update Part 2: Some Q/A feedback from Mattel

Also just released by Shabbir:Dear All,Mattel has provided feedback to some of the questions that were submitted to them earlier. These questions are related to the miniature line. Hope to have more answers soon.As usual, feel free to distribute these to your club members, fellow collectors, post them on various sites; more the better. However, …

Matchbox Ambassador Update Part 2: Some Q/A feedback from Mattel

Also just released by Shabbir:Dear All,Mattel has provided feedback to some of the questions that were submitted to them earlier. These questions are related to the miniature line. Hope to have more answers soon.As usual, feel free to distribute these to your club members, fellow collectors, post them on various sites; more the better. However, …

Matchbox Ambassador Update Part 1: Official 2012 Real Working Rigs Listing

Just released from Matchbox Ambassador Shabbir Malik:Dear All,Mattel has provided information regarding the 2012 Real Working Rigs Line.As usual, please feel free to pass this list to your club members, fellow collectors, post it on various web sites; the more the better. However, please make sure to provide all credit to Mattel for sharing this information with …

Matchbox Ambassador Update Part 1: Official 2012 Real Working Rigs Listing

Just released from Matchbox Ambassador Shabbir Malik:Dear All,Mattel has provided information regarding the 2012 Real Working Rigs Line.As usual, please feel free to pass this list to your club members, fellow collectors, post it on various web sites; the more the better. However, please make sure to provide all credit to Mattel for sharing this information with …

Matchbox Ambassador Update: New Set of Pictures from the 2012 Line

About once every 1-2 months, Mattel will release Matchbox sneak peaks by way of the Matchbox Ambassador.  The Ambassador is chosen by Mattel and serves as a liaison between the Matchbox team and collectors.  They appoint a new Ambassador every year in July at the Matchbox Gathering in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  It is a great …

Matchbox Ambassador Update: New Set of Pictures from the 2012 Line

About once every 1-2 months, Mattel will release Matchbox sneak peaks by way of the Matchbox Ambassador.  The Ambassador is chosen by Mattel and serves as a liaison between the Matchbox team and collectors.  They appoint a new Ambassador every year in July at the Matchbox Gathering in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  It is a great …

May 15 Lamley Model of the Week (Part 1): Matchbox Ford GT (2nd generation)

As promised, our first post to profile our Model of the Week. Like we stated earlier, the MotW is something pulled out of the collection, could be current, could be retired, and photographed for your enjoyment and use.  The hope is to every day post photos of different versions, variations, and errors if we have …

May 15 Lamley Model of the Week (Part 1): Matchbox Ford GT (2nd generation)

As promised, our first post to profile our Model of the Week. Like we stated earlier, the MotW is something pulled out of the collection, could be current, could be retired, and photographed for your enjoyment and use.  The hope is to every day post photos of different versions, variations, and errors if we have …