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.
Another heads up for you Mooneyes collectors. (That includes me, and interestingly enough, my 11-year-old daughter.) On the heels of the Mooneyes Walmart-exclusive set that hit last month, M2 Machines has released the Hobby Exclusive Mooneyes set as well. And it is available now at SURPLUSgoodies: M2 Mooneyes Hobby Exclusives at SURPLUSgoodies I really like … Continue reading The “Hobby-Only” M2 Machines Mooneyes set is now out.
Heads up for you Auto World, Johnny Lightning, and MiJo collectors. The next set of MiJo Exclusives from Round2 are out, and our friends at SURPLUSgoodies have them: MiJo Exclusives at SURPLUSgoodies Hard to know which of these two models will interest collectors more. The Johnny Lightning Datsuns will clearly be of interest, considering they … Continue reading The JL Datsun 280ZX & Auto World 2017 Mustang MiJo Exclusives are now out at SURPLUSgoodies
In the last couple of months, I have gotten more questions about Tarmac Works than any other diecast brand. It is a wide range of questions to be sure, but the sheer number shows the level of curiosity that Tarmac Works has created among collectors worldwide. Up until now is what was easier for collectors … Continue reading Tarmac Works has landed in the US, and the first models are available now.