Let's face it, the "much ado about nothing" factor in the Hot Wheels collecting world is a thing. We sometimes get caught up in looking for something that isn't really there. Something looks a little different, theories abound, a variation is created, a frenzy ensues. Actually, that is one of the fun elements of collecting. … Continue reading Did Hot Wheels release a secret Target Red Edition Chase? Or is it much ado about nothing?
Late last week I got word that a wheel variation was going to appear on the latest Team Transport set. I even got an example of each: Cool right? The Fairlady Z from the Nissan set and Mercedes-Benz 190E from the Falken set will be getting new wheels in a very short run. Wheel variations … Continue reading Variation Alert: Hot Wheels Team Transport Falken and Nissan sets with new wheels
A little something for you Nissan or variation collectors to look out for. Lamley Reader @jshuaaf found this variation in Indonesia: One of those is not like the other, one of those just isn't the same. Can you tell which one is not like the others? Now it's time to play our game. It's time … Continue reading Variation Alert: Hot Wheels Nissan 300ZX in red with J5 wheels
I'm not going to write a lot about this, only pass this along from the Diecast TV Channel. It's been a favorite YouTube Channel of mine, and the Team of 3 found a crazy wheel variation recently. I will let them do the talking. But first, because the Team of 3 at Diecast TV Channel … Continue reading Variation Alert: Has anyone else been lucky enough to find this bonkers Hot Wheels Escort wheel variation?
Here is something to definitely be on the lookout for. Lamley Reader Nathan Forster-Green out of the UK sent over pics of this fantastic find at his local Smyth's store: Two new Hot Wheels 10-packs with the Datsun 240Z exclusive. Cool in and of itself, but what caught his attention was the Honda CRX down … Continue reading Variation Alert: Hot Wheels Honda CRX with PR5 wheels
I don't collect wheel variations anymore, but I still have a soft spot for them, especially when on is found in a unique location. That certainly applies to this Mercedes variations find by Lamley Reader Huy Minh. Huy messaged me on Facebook to ask about his find at a toy store in Vietnam, and it … Continue reading Variation Alert: Hot Wheels Mercedes-AMG GT in black with PR5 wheels