Will the latest batch of Hot Wheels Mystery Bag Cars make it to the US? Maybe not…

Mystery cars have now become a common part of the Hot Wheels basic lineup.  It started with mainline cars hidden behind blacked out blisters, then it moved to foil baggies. The foil bag cars are no longer official mainline cars, but rather recolors of previous models and decos, similar to what you will see in … Continue reading Will the latest batch of Hot Wheels Mystery Bag Cars make it to the US? Maybe not…

In Her Majesty’s Secret Service: The Hot Wheels James Bond Aston Martin 1963 DB5 and DBS…

There is absolutely no reason to explain the importance of Aston Martin to James Bond.  Bond is cool, but that is for another blog.  We don't even need to go into how cool Bond's cars are.  That goes without saying.All we need to do today is show both Aston Martins that Hot Wheels has just … Continue reading In Her Majesty’s Secret Service: The Hot Wheels James Bond Aston Martin 1963 DB5 and DBS…

Don’t miss out! The Lamley Sale at Wheel Collectors ends tomorrow…

Friends, we just wanted to give you a heads up, in case you were waiting to the last minute.The huge Lamley Sale at Wheel Collectors ends tomorrow afternoon.We know so many of you have taken advantage of the sale, whether it was to fill holes in the collection, stock up on real rider wheels for … Continue reading Don’t miss out! The Lamley Sale at Wheel Collectors ends tomorrow…

June 17 Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Nigel Cooper…

Ambassador Report 43INTRODUCTIONI was grateful to all those collectors who were able to confirm that the China label affixed to a blister pack I showed last week was offering two models for the price of one. If you have a Matchbox related query, perhaps we can pool knowledge to answer the question. Two queries are … Continue reading June 17 Matchbox Ambassador Report, by Nigel Cooper…

First Look: Hot Wheels ’69 Corvette Super Treasure Hunt & Mainline…

Alright friends, you are going to have to give this one a chance.  Or not.Super THs generally garner a lot of excitement, especially Corvette Supers.  But it seems that the Greenwood Super got a bit of a mixed response (we absolutely love it, many of you don't), and early indications on the '69 Vette are … Continue reading First Look: Hot Wheels ’69 Corvette Super Treasure Hunt & Mainline…

As is the Custom: Our faves for the week ending June 14, 2014…

Alright, we received so many submissions this week that we are having to hold some over until our next installment.  That may become a recurring theme.  So if you don't see yours here, don't assume we are not going to show it.  There are many impressive customs still to show.  As always, keep 'em coming...We … Continue reading As is the Custom: Our faves for the week ending June 14, 2014…