Tomica Limited Vintage: Opening another parcel full of brand new TLV from Japan Booster…

I have said it many times before, but Christmas morning happens every month here at Lamley.  That is when our Santa in postal clothes drops off a package from our friends at Japan Booster.Or we can put it another way.  I need my monthly Tomica Limited Vintage fix, and Japan Booster is my dealer.Whatever it … Continue reading Tomica Limited Vintage: Opening another parcel full of brand new TLV from Japan Booster…

Lamley Case Report: Opening a Hot Wheels 2015 International C Case…

It is time to do it again.  As we explained last month, whenever Wheel Collectors gets their mainline case order, they get a lot of cases.  That means boxcutters and cardboard are flying everywhere, and models are stacked for selling and shipping all over the world.But we have asked Wheel Collectors to grab a random … Continue reading Lamley Case Report: Opening a Hot Wheels 2015 International C Case…

Surprise!! Hot Wheels 2015 Batch C is now out at Wheel Collectors…

A quick message to let our readers know that Hot Wheels 2015 Batch C is now out.  Our friends at Wheel Collectors got a nice shipment in today, full of C cases, and it has that cool AE86 Corolla we've been waiting for. There are plenty of others as well, and you can see them … Continue reading Surprise!! Hot Wheels 2015 Batch C is now out at Wheel Collectors…

It’s Baaaaaaack: The Datsun 510 Wagon is returning to the Hot Wheels Mainline in 2015….

Has the hype for the 2014 Hot Wheels '71 Datsun Wagon died down a bit? Maybe a little, but it is about to ramp up again.  While this isn't a Kardashian rear end, the internet is bound to be abuzz with the unveiling of the 2015 version of everyone's favorite wagon, the Datsun 510.We will … Continue reading It’s Baaaaaaack: The Datsun 510 Wagon is returning to the Hot Wheels Mainline in 2015….

As is the Custom: Our faves for the weeks ending November 15, 2014…

We think you guys might enjoy this post.  As expected, the Datsun Wagon is the current trend, following the Kool Kombi and Honda Civic earlier this year.  And we love what some of you are doing with it.No matter what the custom, be sure to send them in at lamleygroup@gmail.com.  While we can't show all, … Continue reading As is the Custom: Our faves for the weeks ending November 15, 2014…

From the Lamley Tomica Limited Vintage Collection: The Isuzu 117…

Japan plus Italy.  We haven't shown the TLV Isuzu 117 here on Lamley for some reason, and we should.  The Giorgetto Giugiaro-designed Isuzu (Giugiaro also designed the Lotus Esprit and BMW M1 - You can see the resemblance.) doesn't look like a lot of other nostalgic Japanese cars, but to us it fits in nicely. TLV … Continue reading From the Lamley Tomica Limited Vintage Collection: The Isuzu 117…

Just Unveiled: A new 2015 livery for the Hot Wheels Mazda RX-7, and a recolor of the Datsun 620…

Alright, we will spare you the hints and just get to it.We have to think a brand new JDM casting is in the works for 2015, but we have heard nothing yet.  Something like the Mazda Cosmo, RX3, a Datsun Roadster, Celica Supra, or even a new Skyline seems logical, but Mattel always surprises.  We … Continue reading Just Unveiled: A new 2015 livery for the Hot Wheels Mazda RX-7, and a recolor of the Datsun 620…

From the Lamley Tomica Limited Vintage Collection: Nissan 3.5t Coca-Cola Truck…

We are car guys.  Our readers are too.  But there is something that Tomica Limited Vintage does to the minicar collector.  They make you start thinking about trucks.  It starts with, "Well, I have this awesome TLV Datsun 510, and it seems that a flat bed truck would be cool to sit it on.  I … Continue reading From the Lamley Tomica Limited Vintage Collection: Nissan 3.5t Coca-Cola Truck…