We all go through evolutions as collectors. I hesitate to call them “phases”, but that might be an accurate term as well. But I’d like to think I get a bit more refined as time goes on. When I first got into collecting, realizing how fun the cars I obsessed over as a kid could … Continue reading The ‘41 Willys Gasser is the first of many RLC must-haves in 2019.
Gassers are naturally bonkers. Nothing is aesthetically right about them. But that is what makes them so wonderful. A car this nuts needs a matching deco, and Hot Wheels gives them to us. And the ‘41 Willys gets it all. It is a complete stunner, enameled to look like it sits under a layer of … Continue reading The RLC ‘41 Willys Gasser is an over-the-top, ridiculous model. I could only make an over-the-top video to showcase it.
Just when you thought you had had enough of the Gasser, this drops: https://www.instagram.com/p/By0aw19BL8e/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Try to ignore it. Just try. You might say you sick of it, but you know you'll be watching that waiting window with bated breath the day it goes on sale. That is truly something.
Part 2 from the Hot Wheels Preview series I sold at Nationals earlier this month. This time Designer Brendon Vetuskey walks us though some of the upcoming models for the 2019 RLC Series, in various states of completion. Brendon is the epitome of a collector-friendly designer, and was very cool to walk through all these … Continue reading Hot Wheels Designer Brendon Vetuskey previews upcoming RLC models for 2019
As you read this - provided it is Saturday Night and the Finale just happened - folks have just seen Mattel's Sneak Peek Presentation and have now made their way up the front of the ballroom to see the goodies brought to preview. Mattel brought a variety of items, in various forms of completion, form … Continue reading Team Transport! RLC R34! Chiron! Your first look at the Sneak Peeks Hot Wheels brought to Nationals
There are a lot of new RLC members this year. You've had your chance at a couple of models so far, but did you also know Hot Wheels will put you to work? They did just that, launching this year's sELECTIONS poll a few weeks ago. Through a series of polls, RLC members get to … Continue reading Hey RLC members, you picked the wrong model for Selections.
There are many new members to the RLC this year. For good reason. It's going to be a stellar year. Moving past all the bumps and bruises the RLC and its site have been through - and dragging us reluctantly along - it is nice to see the Club still exists. There are still a … Continue reading Preview: The stunning Hot Wheels RLC Exclusive Urban Outlaw Porsche 964
RLC Packaging is nice, but these models were MEANT to be opened. Latest case in point? The Raptor: (From today's YouTube live stream) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0L9dZ1C3Wg
If it is the year 2022, and you are visiting this post, by guess is the white Custom Camaro is no longer available. But have a look at it anyway. (And by the way, I have so many questions for you. This isn't a political blog so I'll refrain, but call me.) It is today, … Continue reading A look at the Hot Wheels HWC Special Edition White Enamel Custom Camaro, which is surprisingly still available.
I've been home sick today, and I still forgot about the RLC Sale today. The HWC Special Edition Custom Camaro went on sale today, and I was surprised to see some still available when I logged in this afternoon. The white Camaro is an homage to the famous White Enamel EP model that was erroneously … Continue reading RLC Members, there are still White Custom Camaros available. Will it sell out?