When Matchbox (and others) went DTM racing

The badass Alfa Romeo 155 V6 TI was one of three DTM/ITC race cars modeled by Matchbox in the mid-1990s. Let's take a look at this trio – including some rare prototypes – plus some DTM contenders from other 1:64 brands

Looking for a way to collect Tarmac Works? Maybe start with the RWB Porsches.

(Tarmac Works RWB on ebay) Right out of the gate I am not saying you should just collect the RWB Porsches from Tarmac Works. I am just saying it is a good place to start. Because you won’t finish there. I have been touting Tarmac for awhile now. They have steadily grown each year and …

Tarmac Works hops the pond. The ponies are coming.

The folks at Tarmac Works send over these two images, and yeah, I definitely wanted to share. There are times I don’t need to say much, so consider these teases. Both models are in development, and more info will be coming soon. But here are a couple of 3D renderings and some package art. Rad.

Lamley Daily: Tarmac Works Pagani Zonda Carbon Edition Hong Kong Exclusive

Model: Pagani Zonda Carbon Edition Release: Tarmac Works Hong Kong Exclusive Where to get it: There are a few on eBay Why it is in the collection: Tarmac is prolific. I honestly think the best way to collect Tarmac Works is to pursue their Global64 racecar models and get a huge space and display them …

Head over to SURPLUSgoodies to grab brand new MiniGT and Tarmac Works

A quick heads up to make your way to SURPLUSgoodies and grab the latest from both MiniGT and Tarmac Works: SURPLUSgoodies eBay Store Both brand have major holiday releases, and SURPLUSgoodies has them. I am particularly keen on the MiniGT Liberty Walk Lamborghinis and the Tarmac Works Porsches (911 GT3 and the new 1/43 scale …

Look for new Tarmac Works coming Feb 19th at SURPLUSgoodies.

Many 1/64 diecast collectors have a new tradition: Finding out when the latest from Tarmac Works goes on sale, and being ready on their phones or computers to snag the new releases the second they are out. That is on the Tarmac Works website, but remember there is another way. Just get them from SURPLUSgoodies. …

The December Release from Tarmac Works is now available at SURPLUSgoodies

I took the family on a road trip yesterday. We drove four hours to a coffee house that serves really good pizza, and then drove back. Crazy, right? It was a blast. The only bummer about it was I wasn't able to get the word out right away when SURPLUSgoodies listed the newest Tarmac Works. …

The latest from Tarmac Works is now available at SURPLUSgoodies, and get 10% off today only

Good timing for us collectors. SURPLUSgoodies just got the latest release from Tarmac Works, and was able to list them today while eBay is running its 10% off promotion: Tarmac Works at SURPLUSgoodies First things first, use "PLAYDAY" at checkout TODAY (Nov 29) ONLY to get 10% off on ALL TOYS, including items at SURPLUSgoodies. …

The October Release from Tarmac Works is now available at SURPLUSgoodies!

So much good stuff these days!  I have gotten several requests to get the news out when Tarmac Works releases its monthly batches, so here we go. The October release is not available, and SURPLUSgoodies has them.  A few new releases from TW, plus two more Ignition Model exclusives.  You can find them all at …

The latest from Tarmac Works & Ignition Models are now available at SURPLUSgoodies

Just a heads up that the latest from Tarmac Works is now available at SURPLUSgoodies, and that includes the two new Pandem Toyota 86 models from Ignition Model.  Go check them out now: Tarmac Works at SURPLUSgoodies The release is loaded with good stuff, and I will just let the photos provided by TW do …

SURPLUSgoodies has restocked the popular Tarmac Works Momo R8. Go grab one.

File this under "Must have". Many of you have jumped into the Tarmac Works pool, but if you haven't, let me suggest starting with the TW Global64 Audi R8 in Momo livery.  Actually, I have already suggested it. It is a beautiful model, in a stunning deco.  And it rolls, and looks good next to …

There has been a TON of Nissan GT-R released in 1/64. None of them can top Ignition Model’s offering.

Is there such a thing as overkill in the 1/64 world?  Probably. Some might argue the JDM craze we have seen hit almost every brand is overkill.  Not even close.  Maybe some ELEMENTS of the JDM craze, but in general Japanese cars are just filling the gaps that have always been there. Earlier this century, …

The Tarmac Works/Ignition Model 1/64 collaboration is looking – as expected – insane.

For those familiar with both Tarmac Works and Ignition Model, the announced 1/64 collaboration easily became one of the most anticipated releases of the year. Well, it's release is almost here, and Tarmac Works released some images of their exclusive model: https://www.instagram.com/p/BiBrS0Xn01t/?taken-by=tarmacworks Based on those photos, it is exactly as we expected.  1/64 the way …