Lamley Daily, Norev, Spark

Lamley Daily: Sparky Alpine A450

Ahead of this weekend’s delayed 2020 Le Mans 24 Hours, here’s a great model of the Signatech/Alpine LMP2 car from 2015. It’s just been announced that Alpine will back a higher-profile LMP1 machine next season

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1/64, Hot Wheels, Matchbox, Norev, Tomica

Little Cars that Made a Big Impression

April 14, 2020 by Doug Breithaupt In the second half of the 20th Century, five small cars from five different countries made a huge contribution to history of the automobile. Even full-sized, these cars did not take up much space individually, but multiplied by millions, they changed the way that the world moved. The focus […]

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Norev

Vive La France! The gallic world of Norev’s 1/64 line up.

(Norev 1/64 on ebay) I’ve been keen to get the ball rolling with this article for a while as I firmly believe Norev haven’t had anywhere near the coverage they are due for their small scale catalogue. Already well established with their larger scale models, they have managed to bring some unique subjects to the […]

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Norev

Guest Post: Norev does the obscure Mercedes, by Joep Verbeeten.

It has been fun these last couple of weeks to jump into some of the non-Mattel brands.  There has been a lot of Auto World, Majorette, and Kyosho.  Not to mention a little Lionel Racing Nascar. So let’s keep it going with Norev.  Joep Verbeeten not only collects Norev, but he collects replicas of some […]

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Norev

Guest Feature: Norev’s Alpine A110, by Joep Verbeeten…

I am so excited for this new series on Lamley.  This blog has always been about my collection.  For the most part I showcase models I like and collect.  That means heavy doses of Hot Wheels and Matchbox, with Tomica Limited Vintage, Kyosho, Auto World, a growing M2 and Majorette presence, and a smattering of […]

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