A new Hot Wheels Datsun 510, but not a new Hot Wheels Datsun 510.

Have you found one yet? The Datsun 510 has returned to the Hot Wheels basic range after it's long sabbatical exploring the world of Hot Wheels Premium. Only something is different. It's been rebuilt for basic, and that is reason enough to do another run-through of it's now rich Hot Wheels history. Enjoy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JWmBb1AF6-o

I can’t tell you anything about the Hot Wheels Datsun 240Z HWC Exclusive. But these photos can.

The HWC Exclusive Datsun 240Z finally goes on sale today.  After a long wait - this model was previewed last year at the Convention - and a very strange detour, it is finally ready to make its way to collectors. I am fortunate to be able to preview a good number of Hot Wheels HWC/RLC … Continue reading I can’t tell you anything about the Hot Wheels Datsun 240Z HWC Exclusive. But these photos can.

Don’t call it hype. The Hot Wheels RLC Bundle BRE 510 is a gem.

It is most certainly a phenomenon.  Not entirely explainable, but then again most phenomena aren't. But the BRE 510 is a thing.  It might create eye rolls from some, but there is no denying the two Hot Wheels 510's released with Brock Racing Enterprises racing livery are legendary Hot Wheels models. I have told their … Continue reading Don’t call it hype. The Hot Wheels RLC Bundle BRE 510 is a gem.

Hot Wheels Red Line Club Memberships are open this Tuesday. Here is the model you’ll get when you join.

This Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Red Line Memberships go on sale. All the details are at the link below, and here is a preview of the gorgeous Bluebird 510 Membership model, along with a look at the brand new Neo Real Rider wheels. Enjoy! Video today, photos tomorrow. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HgzWdie26Fo&feature=share All the membership info is on … Continue reading Hot Wheels Red Line Club Memberships are open this Tuesday. Here is the model you’ll get when you join.

The Datsun 510 Party continues with tomorrow’s RLC Party. Are you ready?

Before I get into the model showcase, let's just cut to the chase.  If you haven't done them already, there are a couple of steps you MUST take before the RLC Datsun 510 goes on sale tomorrow.  You need to log into your account and update your payment info.  When the site was revamped a … Continue reading The Datsun 510 Party continues with tomorrow’s RLC Party. Are you ready?

Come to JCCS this Saturday to celebrate the Datsun 510 with Matchbox, and see – and possibly take home – some incredible models.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Gi5MCR4w_E I have mentioned a few times this week that JCCS - the Japanese Classic Car Show - is this Saturday in Long Beach, California.  It is the premiere classic Japanese car gathering in the US, and is recognized as one of the best in the world.  And it is always a treat to attend. … Continue reading Come to JCCS this Saturday to celebrate the Datsun 510 with Matchbox, and see – and possibly take home – some incredible models.

2017 is the year of the Datsun 510 Rally. Be ready.

The next phase of the JDM small-scale takeover is here.  Prepare for Datsun 510 Rally overload.  It's gonna be awesome. The 510 Rally is here. Within the last few days, both Tomica Limited Vintage and M2 Machines have unveiled 510 Rallys, in very similar liveries. The M2 510 is part of the brand new Auto … Continue reading 2017 is the year of the Datsun 510 Rally. Be ready.

The 2017 Matchbox ’70 Datsun 510 is ready to roll.

It's Matchbox season. The Matchbox Gathering of Friends is next month, which means the unveiling of the 2018 New Models, among all kinds of other news.  It is one of the great weekends for diecast collectors, and if you have never attended, you really should make plans on visiting the event in Albuquerque one of … Continue reading The 2017 Matchbox ’70 Datsun 510 is ready to roll.