Lamley has 11 more Matchbox Leipzig Exclusive BMW M1’s available, and here is why you need one…

We got a surprise package in the mail this week. The MOYShop store in Germany, which commissioned the Matchbox BMW M1 in racing livery, sent us 11 more models to make available to Lamley readers.  We are offering them for $35 plus shipping at cost. As before, we will do it on a first come/first … Continue reading Lamley has 11 more Matchbox Leipzig Exclusive BMW M1’s available, and here is why you need one…

From the Lamley Tomica Limited Vintage Collection: Seibu Keisatsu Vol. 14 Nissan Cedric 2000 SGL-E EX…

Sometimes I sit in my office and look at the Carney wall displays full of Tomica Limited Vintage and wonder how I can show all the models on the blog.Obviously it is easy.  Shoot some pictures and post them.  But I also know that many of the cars that TLV does are not universally known. … Continue reading From the Lamley Tomica Limited Vintage Collection: Seibu Keisatsu Vol. 14 Nissan Cedric 2000 SGL-E EX…

First Look: Hot Wheels Custom ’56 Ford Truck Kmart mail-in exclusive…

4 out of the 5 are out, with only a drag Cadillac to go.So what do you think?Us?  We think it has been a decent set, with the burnt orange working some of the time.  Our favorite of the four remains the Jeep Wagoneer, but this is only because we like the casting so much. … Continue reading First Look: Hot Wheels Custom ’56 Ford Truck Kmart mail-in exclusive…

The skyrocketing value of the 2010/2011 Hot Wheels Speed Machines…

Sometimes you get it right, sometimes you don't...We have documented several times before here at Lamley how many Hot Wheels product lines have been discontinued before the entire run of models was released.  Sometimes that means the models are never produced (like the now legendary final batch of Hot Wheels Racing, which was to have … Continue reading The skyrocketing value of the 2010/2011 Hot Wheels Speed Machines…

Wagon Wednesday: Hot Wheels Slick Rides ’69 Volkswagen Variant Squareback…

Did you think we forgot about Wagon Wednesday?  Nope.But we didn't want to jump into another monster wagon post after showing one of our favorites, the Matchbox Olds Vista Cruiser, last week.  So the MB Audi RS6 Avant, or Auto World Land Yachts, or TLV Skyline Wagons, will have to wait.  Instead we will throw … Continue reading Wagon Wednesday: Hot Wheels Slick Rides ’69 Volkswagen Variant Squareback…

First Look: Hot Wheels Texas Drive ‘Em Mexico Convention Exclusive…

We just can't open it. We should have ordered two, but we didn't.  And now I can't get myself to open this for pics.  Maybe you guys can convince me.For now, we will just show this new arrival in the blister.  These were made available on HWC several months ago, prior to the Mexico Convention, … Continue reading First Look: Hot Wheels Texas Drive ‘Em Mexico Convention Exclusive…

Those of you looking to find a Super TH, or a rare wheel vari…maybe Walgreens?

The ultimate Catch 22 of doing this blog is that if you want to let out a secret, the second you do it is no longer a secret.Oh well. For those of you frustrated with pallet-raiders, door-warmers, and the obsessive overnight Super hunters, we have always said try every store other than Walmart and Target. … Continue reading Those of you looking to find a Super TH, or a rare wheel vari…maybe Walgreens?

Just Released at Japan Booster: Tomica Limited Vintage Nissan Cedrics from Seibu Keisatsu & 1984 Toyota Mark II HT Grande…

New TLV is always a happy thing.Japan Booster let us know late last week that three new items from Tomica Limited Vintage just arrived, and they are now available at the Japan Booster store.It starts with a new casting, TLV-Neo 1984 Toyota Mark II HT Grande, in two colors:On first glance it may appear to … Continue reading Just Released at Japan Booster: Tomica Limited Vintage Nissan Cedrics from Seibu Keisatsu & 1984 Toyota Mark II HT Grande…

Lamley News: The Hot Wheels Toyota Supra will join a Mustang, Corvette, and Challenger as Kmart exclusives on November 8th…

We were wondering when this model would appear...A month ago this recolored Hot Wheels Toyota Supra appeared on ebay (from the seller that somehow gets them all), and we jumped on it in order to showcase it here. We figured this would be a standard recolor of the Falken Supra that was released earlier this … Continue reading Lamley News: The Hot Wheels Toyota Supra will join a Mustang, Corvette, and Challenger as Kmart exclusives on November 8th…

Oct 10th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…

Ambassador’s Report October 10th, 2014By: Larry ScadutoINTRODUCTIONGood Day to everyone out there! Sorry for the delay in releasing my latest report. I’m featuring new 2015 models for the 1-120 Mainline as well as the Sky Busters Line. Hope you like what’s new! But first here is the BMW M1 for the 13th Leipzig Toy Show. … Continue reading Oct 10th Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Larry Scaduto…