Just Unveiled: 2015 Hot Wheels 1990 Honda Civic EF with its proper wheels…

Just a quick update...Last week we passed along pics that appeared on ebay of the upcoming 2015 version of the Hot Wheels 1990 Honda Civic EF.  Now we can show it in its proper form. The model last week was sitting on real riders, which obviously were not the correct wheels for a basic model. … Continue reading Just Unveiled: 2015 Hot Wheels 1990 Honda Civic EF with its proper wheels…

As is the Custom, Special Edition: The custom-built Nissan 240SX by Blister Cards…

As is the Custom in its standard form will appear later this week, but we thought we would start the week with special edition.  And this is special.Earlier today on Instagram, customizer Blister Cards (IG @blistercards) unveiled his latest gem, a Nissan 240SX built from a Johnny Lightning model.  We have featured Blister Cards models before, … Continue reading As is the Custom, Special Edition: The custom-built Nissan 240SX by Blister Cards…

The stunning Tomica Limited Vintage Isuzu 117 Coupe is now available at Japan Booster…

We just got an email from Japan Booster letting us know that the September releases from Tomica Limted Vintage are now available.  There are two existing castings in new decos (Hino Car Transporter and Diahatsu Midget), as well as a brand new casting in three different colors.It is that new casting that we have been … Continue reading The stunning Tomica Limited Vintage Isuzu 117 Coupe is now available at Japan Booster…

Kday is tomorrow…so how about some of the best Kmart exclusives from past events…

For those of you who have been collecting for awhile, it might seem a little surprising that the Kmart events have now been around ten years.  Back then the Kmart exclusives per event were not three or four, but six or seven.  Things have changed a bit, but essentially the event has remained the same: … Continue reading Kday is tomorrow…so how about some of the best Kmart exclusives from past events…

Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs! Texas Drive ‘Em & the rest of Hot Wheels Pop Culture Batch V are now out at Wheel Collectors…

In all honesty, past releases of a Hot Wheels Pop Culture set has gotten us excited exactly one time.  That was a few months ago when the Grateful Dead set was released.Well make it two.Wheel Collectors has just let us know that Pop Culture Batch V has just arrived, and yes, it's cool.  While the … Continue reading Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs! Texas Drive ‘Em & the rest of Hot Wheels Pop Culture Batch V are now out at Wheel Collectors…

From the Lamley Vault: The mysteriously-vanished Red-OH5 Deiselboy and other rare variations from Hot Wheels past…

Late last night I went on a search for some old photos, and in the process encountered photos of my old Hot Wheels variation collection.  I had a few minutes of fun going through them, trying to remember what it took to acquire many of them, and what it took for me to get rid … Continue reading From the Lamley Vault: The mysteriously-vanished Red-OH5 Deiselboy and other rare variations from Hot Wheels past…

Kanjo Return: ’90 Honda Civic EF & Civic Type R are back in the Hot Wheels lineup for 2015…

We think a few of you will be happy with this news. It looks like Hot Wheels is trying to put together its own Kanjo Racing team in 2015, because the Civics are coming.First off, after a successful debut in 2014, Ryu Asada's 1990 Honda Civic EF will be back in the mainline, this time … Continue reading Kanjo Return: ’90 Honda Civic EF & Civic Type R are back in the Hot Wheels lineup for 2015…

Rare Matchbox of the Mattel Era, Part 12: The 2003 BMW Dealer Set…

Our ongoing series on rare Mattel-era Matchbox continues.  You can read Parts 1 through 11 here.  Rare Hot Wheels models are far more well-known, but there are plenty of rare Matchbox to hunt down.And today, we are showcasing four models of an 8-car set that we are sure will interest quite a few of our … Continue reading Rare Matchbox of the Mattel Era, Part 12: The 2003 BMW Dealer Set…

Hot Wheels Batch Q Kmart Cases are now available online…

Just a quick heads up this Sunday morning that Kmart has just made upcoming September 13th Kday cases available online.  For those of you who don't live near a Kmart, or just want to take your chances on your own case, you can get them here:Hot Wheels Basic Car 36-Pack KMART EXCLUSIVEThese cases should contain … Continue reading Hot Wheels Batch Q Kmart Cases are now available online…