A Hot Wheels Ford Falcon Race Car Walk-Through with Australian Variation Collector Reece Brennan

 I love guest posts. For starters, it is because I don't have to do one. But even better, I can bring in an expert to share their knowledge with all of us. That is why was thrilled when collector Reece Brennan, a well-known variation collector out of Australia, agreed to do a complete rundown of … Continue reading A Hot Wheels Ford Falcon Race Car Walk-Through with Australian Variation Collector Reece Brennan

Via MiJo, Schuco 1/64 is finally coming to the US. You are going to be happy they’re here.

This dropped on Facebook today from the folks at MiJo Exclusives: There is a lot to take in, and the time will come soon to dive in a bit deeper, but you are looking at the first batch of models coming from the new collaboration between Schuco and MiJo Exclusives. If you need a reminder, … Continue reading Via MiJo, Schuco 1/64 is finally coming to the US. You are going to be happy they’re here.

Let’s have the Hot Wheels Team preview a few of the upcoming Car Culture, Team Transport, and other Premium Models

Part 3 of the Preview videos I shot with the Hot Wheels Design Team at Hot Wheels Nationals in Chicago last month. This time all Premium. Jimmy Liu and the Team brought a plethora of premium models in all kinds of states, from totally complete to "first shot" prototypes. And we walked through them all. … Continue reading Let’s have the Hot Wheels Team preview a few of the upcoming Car Culture, Team Transport, and other Premium Models

The monthly roundup of upcoming Auto World & Johnny Lightning from Round 2

If you haven't subscribed to the Round 2 Channel you really should. Each month Chad from Round 2 gives us a preview of what is coming. That means models of all types in all scales from the Round 2 brands. But for us nerds here, it also means upcoming Johnny Lightning and Auto World. The … Continue reading The monthly roundup of upcoming Auto World & Johnny Lightning from Round 2

Preview: 2019 Matchbox Moving Parts Mix 3

How quickly have we gotten used to Matchbox sporting the opening parts again? Seems like a natural fit does it not? Mix 3 has hit in Australia, and will hit elsewhere soon, and this mix is certainly the biggest and most diverse. We have seen a mixture of throwback models and new castings, and this … Continue reading Preview: 2019 Matchbox Moving Parts Mix 3

Some Supers just stand out more than others. That is the case with the ’69 Corvette Racer.

Remember when collectors were complaining that most of the Hot Wheels Super Treasure Hunts were red? It was true. A lot of them were. Things have changed a bit. Hot Wheels introduced a new spectraflame paint for Supers this year, and not only does it look good, but it has allowed for more colors. Browns … Continue reading Some Supers just stand out more than others. That is the case with the ’69 Corvette Racer.