I have one criticism for Tarmac Works. I'll get to it in a second. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWMn5g7_6cM Tarmac Works has had a stellar debut. The brand is still relatively new, but it has generated an incredible following, especially in Asia. There are a million reasons for it. For one, they are accessible. They are active on … Continue reading Looking for a place to start with Tarmac Works? Try the Global64 Audi R8.
In our 1/64 world, maybe you can call Auto World a boutique brand. They create only a small amount of new castings each year, and their releases can be a bit infrequent. But when you do get one in hand, you can see all the effort that goes into each model. And if you have … Continue reading The latest from Auto World is a pretty bunch of cars.
Just a heads up that the latest release from Tarmac Works is now available at SURPLUSgoodies, the one US-based seller for the brand: Tarmac Works at SURPLUSgoodies There is a lot to like in this release, starting with the Advan BMW E30 M3, as well as the Nurburgring Mercedes AMG GT3 and Audi R8. Follow … Continue reading The May release from Tarmac Works is now available at SURPLUSgoodies
I am still all in on M2's Auto-Japan series. Sure, they have done the same three castings - but all with M2-esque mods - but they have done them all right. The decos follow interesting themes, stay connected, and most importantly, look really good. I just found the next set of Auto-Japan at Walmart, and … Continue reading The second MiJo Exclusives Auto-Japan set from M2 Machines is now out.
Just a quick heads up to head over to SURPLUSgoodies to snag the March release from Tarmac Works: Tarmac Works at SURPLUSgoodies A new color for the Lamborghini Aventador, Nissan GT-R, BMW E30 M3, and Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3 - this time in Gulf livery. There are a lot of released for each of these, but … Continue reading New Tarmac Works are up at SURPLUSgoodies
Making space today, and I had these six beauties stacked up on my desk, just waiting to be opened. Mission accomplished: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EN6BzmD_e4E The Challenger and Barracudas are out, and available at SURPLUSgoodies, as well as other hobby dealers. The Road Runners are coming.
This is a release I had to write about. M2 Machines releasing a new Auto-Trucks mix is not necessarily huge news. But when the new Chevrolet C60 is part of that set, it's news. At least for me. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bbcuk7uB2M6/?taken-by=m2machines My approach to M2 is simple. Pursue all the Auto-Japan, and snag all the other models … Continue reading The latest M2 Machines Auto-Trucks is out. I’m staring at the new Chevrolet C60
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 is SURPLUSgoodies. They are a great supplier of brands like Auto World, Tarmac Works, and Greenlight, among many others, and before they were a partner … Continue reading Be sure not to miss the $.99 Auction event at SURPLUSgoodies.
Black Friday is a thing, even in the diecast world. Many of you like to get out on the Friday after Thanksgiving to see what Super TH delectables Santa has left on the pegs, but there are a lot more deals online. So throughout the week, as we have done the last few years, be … Continue reading The week of deals begins. Let’s start with Tarmac Works & Premium Chases at SURPLUSgoodies.
Just a heads up that the latest Hobby64 models from Tarmac Works are now available at SURPLUSgoodies. TW is truly becoming the masters of race cars in 1/64, and the next batch of Audi R8 LMS models show that. The AAPE model is blue stands out, but both new releases are great. Same with the … Continue reading The latest from Tarmac Works is now available at SURPLUSgoodies.