#lamleydaily – December 17, 2017 Model: Tomica Limited Vintage Neo Toyota TownAce Wagon Where to get it: Japan Booster has it. Why it’s in the collection: So I have to … Continue Reading Lamley Daily (Underappreciated Edition): Tomica Limited Vintage Neo Toyota TownAce Wagon/Van
90! 18 a year since 2013, and I hope it keeps going. I picked a Top 5. What are yours?
The Super vs Super feature continues, with another obvious one. I will try and get more clever on my pairings, and Porsche vs Porsche isn’t clever. Both are Porsches (duh), … Continue Reading Super vs Super: 2018 Hot Wheels Porsche 934.5 and 2016 Porsche 993 GT2
Another holiday surprise. Our friends at Wheel Collectors knew some orders were coming in from Mattel, but they were surprised to open cases full of black and gold. It’s the … Continue Reading New Hot Wheels 50th Anniversary Set – with ’67 Camaro Chase – is now out.
One other Hot Wheels bonus during the holiday season? The slow unveiling of the multipack exclusives.
There is a group of Hot Wheels that receive no fanfare when they are released, get little attention, and are left at the store a lot. Yet often they are … Continue Reading One other Hot Wheels bonus during the holiday season? The slow unveiling of the multipack exclusives.
As I posted the heads up that the new Target Red Editions were out, I remembered that I forgot to mention TRU has its own trio of Hot Wheels exclusives … Continue Reading Oh yeah, there are Hot Wheels TRU exclusives out right now as well.
Hit your Targets. The Red Editions are back. Target’s foray into the store exclusives in 2017 with the Red Editions was most welcome, and most successful. 12 models were released … Continue Reading The first three Hot Wheels Target Red Editions of 2018 are now out.
#lamleydaily – December 13, 2017 Model: Hot Wheels Custom Datsun 240Z Line: 2017 Car Culture Cars & Donuts Where to get it: Hitting stores now. Why it’s in the collection: … Continue Reading Lamley Daily: Hot Wheels Cars & Donuts Custom Datsun 240Z
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Let’s start with this pic: It’s a bunch of Hondas. Not all Hot Wheels Hondas, but some. The first three are 80’s/90’s era Hondas, and that one in the back … Continue Reading This is the Hot Wheels Honda City Turbo, and you should love it.
#lamleydaily – December 11, 2017 Model: Tomica Limited Vintage Datsun Bluebird 1600SSS Line: 5000km to Glory Where to get it: It pops up occasionally at Japan Booster Why it’s … Continue Reading Lamley Daily: Tomica Limited Vintage Datsun Bluebird 1600SSS Rally
I have great partners. Some have been with me since the beginning, others have jumped aboard more recently. One of those new partners who I have really enjoyed working with … Continue Reading Be sure not to miss the $.99 Auction event at SURPLUSgoodies.
On numerous occasions I have mentioned my monthly packages from Japan Booster are like little visits from Santa. Well, occasionally those paths cross. The December batch of Tomica Limited Vintage … Continue Reading The December Release of Tomica Limited Vintage is now out at Japan Booster
Ignition Models announce a new 1/64 line. In other words, the best era to collect 1/64 continues to get better.
I have four 1/43 scale Ignition Models in my collection. They sit right next to me here at my desk. And I marvel at them every time I look at … Continue Reading Ignition Models announce a new 1/64 line. In other words, the best era to collect 1/64 continues to get better.
There are a few no-brainers in the car world. One of them is “everyone loves a Gulf Racing Ford GT40”. It applies to diecast too. If a Ford GT40 replica … Continue Reading Not to be outdone, Auto World x MiJo Exclusives unveil their Gulf Ford GT40
I remember a few years ago buying a model off of ebay, and being a tad surprised to see the model arrive in a yellow envelope. Not padded, just an … Continue Reading Mattel, the padded envelopes aren’t working.