Modern Classics & the new Mercedes-Benz 190E makes it official. Car Culture is Hot Wheels’ best line, ummmm, ever.

I am making a lot of people squirm with that statement above. There is probably an army of Redline collectors with torches and briefcases full of Redlines embedded in padding heading my way right this second.  Or blue card collectors with pitchforks.  Or the "import is crap" crowd ready to make their standard illogical arguments. … Continue reading Modern Classics & the new Mercedes-Benz 190E makes it official. Car Culture is Hot Wheels’ best line, ummmm, ever.

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 the models merited its own post.  Not the white Supra, although it definitely deserves it.  Not the first Porsche in the assortment, or the debut of … Continue reading Fast & Furious Preview, Part 1: It is time for one Hot Wheels Roadrunner to tap out for the other…

Mirrored chrome may not work on a real car, but it’s damn cool on a Hot Wheels…

(HW Modern Classics on eBay)Our look at the Hot Wheels Modern Classics of 2008 continues.  We started with a look at two of the more popular models, the Silverado and '92 Mustang, and now we look at another Mustang to debut in the line.To refresh your memory, the Modern Classics was a different take on … Continue reading Mirrored chrome may not work on a real car, but it’s damn cool on a Hot Wheels…

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, many of which made their debut in the line. And with the way Hot Wheels collecting has gone the last few years, it has some … Continue reading The stellar Hot Wheels Modern Classics of 2008, and the legend of the antifreeze Silverado…

Cool is Cool is Cool: Hot Wheels ’83 Chevy Silverado, Part 2 – Modern Classics, Police Rods, and other must-haves…

This is something I have meant to do for awhile.  For the last few years I have watched ebay auctions on the '83 Silverado, wondering if it was a good idea to pull the trigger on a few models I regret not picking up earlier.  It seemed I always talked myself out of it.  But … Continue reading Cool is Cool is Cool: Hot Wheels ’83 Chevy Silverado, Part 2 – Modern Classics, Police Rods, and other must-haves…