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The Final Two: 2018 Lamley Awards Hot Wheels & 1/64 Diecast Models of the Year

That was fun, but it is time to but the 2018 Lamley Awards to bed. With the blog, IG, and YouTube audience growing, there were BY FAR more votes cast in 2018 than any other Lamley Awards year, and that made this one interesting to watch. I’ve already unveiled most of the awards, but here […]

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2018: The Year of the ’55 Bel Air Gasser

With all due respect to the multitude of models and special lines that contributed to Hot Wheels’ 50-Year celebration, 2018 was the Year of the Gasser. The ’55 Bel Air Gasser dominated the year, with 9 separate releases and a whole lot of chit chat. Collectors – including this one – could not get enough […]

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Here they are! Your 2018 Lamley Award Winners!

There is one strong theme that came out of the Lamley Award polling in 2018: It was a really good year. The Lamley Awards certainly don’t speak for all of the 1/64 world. They speak for this little corner we’ve formed. HW Super Treasure Hunts and Premium lines, plus new models from both Mattel brands […]

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Lamley Awards 2018: The Honorable Mentions

It is time to announce the winners. You have voted on the 2018 Lamley Awards…a lot. Several categories, thousands of votes, and now it is time to announce the Reader/Viewer Choices as well as mine. But first, those that didn’t make any of the categories but still merit a mention. Here are some of my […]

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What was the 2018 Hot Wheels Model of the Year?

Two more polls to go, and I’ve brought out the big hitters. You have already voted on Best and Most Disappointing Hot Wheels Licensed New Model, but what is the Model of the Year? The difference is the Model of the Year can be from any line, and can be new or existing. These are […]

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