I am not a diecast reviewer. Never have been. Reviewing diecast would be freaking boring. I'm a collector, who is in this hobby because I enjoy it. And it probably doesn't need to be said that I gravitate to what I enjoy. I say this because many times I will hear comments about how I … Continue reading Preview: There is more to the Hot Wheels R34 Skyline & ‘62 Chevy Pickup Convention Exclusives than you might think.
At least I got it posted before Hot Wheels Nationals. Last October, I held another Lamley DLM Party at the Hot Wheels Convention in Los Angeles. The premise is simple. Bring something significant to open (RLC, Convention Model, Super), open it, get a ticket, and possibly win a prize. Quite a few folks came, and … Continue reading It took awhile, but here is the footage from the Lamley DLM Party at the 2018 Hot Wheels Convention.
Lots and lots of pics of the slides have been posted. Considering I filmed it, and the eye-roll I got from my 12-year-old daughter when I floated the idea of her taking pics, I didn't have the means. But I take a mean screenshot. So, while pics have been floated all over the place, here … Continue reading Here are all the slides from Mattel’s 2019 Hot Wheels Sneak Peek Presentation. What are you excited for?
The Hot Wheels Team did not disappoint at tonights Convention Finale. Once again, they dropped sneak peeks from Basic, Premium, and RLC. Lots and lots to be excited about. Here is the full presentation. The presentation goes up to about 22 minutes, the rest is Q&A. Enjoy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mh9WPDGEAU8
Hot Wheels has released a plethora of models commemorating its 50th year. None of them compare this precious pair, which completes itself tonight at the Hot Wheels Convention Finale: The gold was released as the Finale model at HW Nationals in Dallas back in April. Its twin, with the colors completely reversed, is the Finale … Continue reading The Hot Wheels ’55 Chevy Bel Air Gasser Convention Finale Exclusive completes a beautiful 50th Anniversary Pair
Just a heads up that Mattel will be doing its 2019 Sneaks presentation tonight around 7:15 Pacific Time. Could be a little, most likely a little late. As soon as they start, we will stream it live on the Lamley YouTube Channel. If you haven't subscribed, now is a good time so you get notification … Continue reading The Hot Wheels Convention 2019 Preview & Finale is tonight! Be sure to watch it live on the Lamley YouTube Channel
Here you go: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VspZ1b1A2lQ
I'm here at the Convention, and if you are reading this on Thursday night, there is a whole lot of people filing into the LAX Marriott Ballroom to celebrate 50 years of Hot Wheels. There is of course a Dinner Model, and it was appropriately designed by the great Larry Wood, for this occasion. There … Continue reading Hot Wheels introduces the Larry Wood-designed Steam Punk Truck to celebrate 50 years of blue.
Folks are already there. The gathering of Hot Wheels nerds has begun, and some have already arrived. I have seen pics of rooms open, and it will just get busier and busier as the week progresses. I'll be there Thursday, camera in hand to pass along to Lamley Readers what I can. So let's start … Continue reading It is Hot Wheels Convention Week! Have a look at the Datsun 510 Wagon & Mercury Cyclone Gasser Exclusives
It's gonna be a big week for all Hot Wheels nerds. The 32nd Hot Wheels Convention starts this coming Tuesday, and a lot is happening. Hot Wheels is putting a bow on their 50th Anniversary year, and ramping up for 2019. That will all come to a head this week. And yes, we are doing … Continue reading It is Hot Wheels Convention Week! Come to the Lamley DLM Party. If you are not attending, hang out with us here on the blog.