I thought this would make for a great Saturday Showcase (even though I dropped it on Sunday). It seems diecast flatbed haulers have suddenly become must-haves for collectors. Team Transport from Hot Wheels obviously has a lot to do with it, but we have seen some fantastic haulers released from several companies over the years, … Continue reading 1/64 Flatbed Haulers are all the rage. Here are a few of mine.
Ever since the Lamley Blog became more than just a place for me to post some photos, I have figured it was a quick stop for each of you in the morning or evening, just to see what I might be featuring. Nothing more, nothing less. I have always appreciated that it has become something … Continue reading The Lamley Blog isn’t dead. It just took a much needed break.
Just a heads up for you Gasser fans (that includes me). Hot Wheels has released a special 10-pack with an exclusive '55 Bel Air Gasser, and it is only available at Amazon. And you can preorder it now at this link: As far as I know, the Gasser is the only exclusive. The other models … Continue reading The Amazon-Exclusive Hot Wheels 50th 10-pack with ’55 Bel Air Gasser is now available to order
Tomorrow marks the official launch of the Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom merchandise, and Matchbox is right in the middle of it. Many of these models have been seen, but they officially launch tomorrow, including the Target-Exclusive Jurassic World Legacy Collection. The Matchbox Team went all out for these sets, creating 10 new tools, most of … Continue reading Preview: Matchbox Jurassic World Legacy Collection
Hot Wheels Nationals has begun. Hot Wheels nerds from all over are descending on poor, unsuspecting Dallas, Texas as you read this. I will arrive Friday, and I am looking forward to checking in with some old friends and maybe snagging a model or two. Or fifty. And because the DLM Party we did in … Continue reading The Lamley DLM (Model Opening) Party at Hot Wheels Nationals in Dallas is this Saturday. What model should I give away, and what model should I open?
I am slowly working through the collection, and finally got through the letter L. A few Lambos got the heave. Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W9PRlia1SJw
In the coming days, there will be a slew of Matchbox previews coming. 5-packs today, many more afterwards, in both video and photo form: https://www.instagram.com/p/BgtXV_mlWt-/?taken-by=thelamleygroup I have a photo preview hitting later today, and tonight I plan on taking photos of almost everything the Matchbox Team sent over to make sure those are ready as … Continue reading Matchbox Sneak Peek: 2018 Texas Rangers, Dirty Mudders, and Transit City 5-packs
This was fun, thanks to an "on-location" setting in Las Vegas with Jay Kho. We will just say his opinion matters a lot more than mine. Thanks Jay. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wb1AygOysFg Now you try and rank them. Good luck.
Collectors in Canada, Australia, and elsewhere have already been enjoying the Hot Wheels Honda 70 set for awhile now. Enough to figure out there is a nice wheel variation on one of the Civics. We collectors in the US have to wait until summer to enjoy the set, when it hits Walmart. For now, thanks … Continue reading Hot Wheels Honda 70 Set: Preview for US collectors, showcase for worldwide collectors.
I'm Lamley. I only hype JDM. You think I would purge any Datsuns from my Hot Wheels collection? Watch below and you might be surprised. Ok, no you won't. I did ditch a couple of Mopars though. Sorry. Here is walk-through of the Hot Wheels "D's" in my permanent collection: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ObLyus5Xbk