The new Matchbox 47 Chevy Pickup is finally out

A few weeks ago I previewed the new Matchbox Chevy Trucks 100 Years set, and a few days afterwards it appeared at Walmart. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tc5uUA1OJ94 Well, most of it did.  Many of you noticed the new casting in the set, the '47 Chevy AD 3100 was missing.  And you didn't just get a messed up case. … Continue reading The new Matchbox 47 Chevy Pickup is finally out

We will see a lot of Chevy Trucks in 2018. Here is Matchbox’s entry.

The Matchbox Chevrolet Trucks 100 Years set has been previewed, beautiful card art and all: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tc5uUA1OJ94 So let's have a gander at the models. This isn't the only time we will be celebrating 100 years of Chevy Trucks with Mattel.  The blue brand has its own Walmart-only assortment as well, coming very soon (as is … Continue reading We will see a lot of Chevy Trucks in 2018. Here is Matchbox’s entry.

Lamley Preview: The fantastic Matchbox Chevrolet Trucks 100 Years Walmart Exclusive Assortment

Now it feels like we are finally getting underway with Team Orange in 2018.  After what was clearly a strong 2017 (Lamley Awards Poll coming), it seems that 2018 has been very slow to start.  We had a strange 2018 A Assortment, which was essentially a "Best of 2017" mix with no 2018 models.  And … Continue reading Lamley Preview: The fantastic Matchbox Chevrolet Trucks 100 Years Walmart Exclusive Assortment

The first Hot Wheels Super Treasure Hunt of 2018 is a great sign of things to come.

Showcasing the Supers here on Lamley will never be an unveiling.  The Super game remains strong, and that means hunger for info will continue to inspire leaks from the Hot Wheels factory. It's a bummer that news of new Supers usually comes from unfinished models shown in grainy photos.  The only thing I can do … Continue reading The first Hot Wheels Super Treasure Hunt of 2018 is a great sign of things to come.

A Tale of Two: Hot Wheels Ford Econoline & Matchbox Dodge A100 Pickups

Alright Hot Wheels, you got me.  You finally got me to buy a Pop Culture model.  But it isn't fair, really.  There is not way I could pass up on the first release of the Ford Econoline Pickup. Sure, I dig Boba Fett.  His death in that hole monster still stings.  But digging Boba Fett … Continue reading A Tale of Two: Hot Wheels Ford Econoline & Matchbox Dodge A100 Pickups

Here is the Matchbox 2018 Toy Fair Model.

Matchbox gave us another glimpse into 2018 this morning with a look at the 2018 Toy Fair Model, the Chevy Colorado. https://www.instagram.com/p/BZd28fQD_2T/?taken-by=matchboxworld For the third year in a row, the Toy Fair model goes burnt satin orange, after the Ghee-O Rescue and Mercedes-Benz G63 6x6, and it looks fantastic. If you don't know what the … Continue reading Here is the Matchbox 2018 Toy Fair Model.

The Lamley Daily: Hot Wheels Cars of the Decades ’83 Chevy Silverado

#lamleydaily - July 9, 2017 Model: Hot Wheels '83 Chevy Silverado Line: Cars of the Decades (Walmart Exclusive) Where to get it: Keep checking eBay, it doesn't show up often Why it's in the collection:  I have resigned to the fact that I will never have all the Hot Wheels '83 Silverados, no matter how … Continue reading The Lamley Daily: Hot Wheels Cars of the Decades ’83 Chevy Silverado