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…

First Look: The Brand-New ’67 Ford Bronco, Lotus Esprit S1 Submarine, and the rest of 2014 Hot Wheels Retro Entertainment Batch E…

These just arrived from Wheel Collectors, and since then we have been trying to figure out how to start this post. We could start with "Shaken, not stirred".Or we could give you Blue Steel.Of course we could start by signing the praises of doughnuts.We could always just show a pic of our fantastic sideburns.But alas, … Continue reading First Look: The Brand-New ’67 Ford Bronco, Lotus Esprit S1 Submarine, and the rest of 2014 Hot Wheels Retro Entertainment Batch E…

Wagon Wednesday: The Matchbox ’71 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser…

Isn't it time to celebrate the wagon? It's not a novel idea.  We know we are not alone in loving them, but I come from a generation that is well-qualified when it comes to wagons.  Many of our readers grew up in SUV's and minivans.  Poor souls.  They will never know what the "back-back" was, … Continue reading Wagon Wednesday: The Matchbox ’71 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser…

Hot Wheels Retro Entertainment Batch E & Pop Culture Batch W are now out at Wheel Collectors…

A few of these should interest you...In the last few days, Wheel Collectors has gotten two new batches of Premium Hot Wheels.  We have said it many times, but if that premium series contains the words "Pop" and "Culture", interest instantly wanes.But if the words "Retro" and "Entertainment" are involved, we are in.  While we … Continue reading Hot Wheels Retro Entertainment Batch E & Pop Culture Batch W are now out at Wheel Collectors…