Hot Wheels K Case is hitting Walmarts along with the next group of Zamacs

My friend and local Utah collectors Mike shared this on IG today: https://www.instagram.com/p/BxslolSJsZ0/?igshid=19sbz5k66ygtj It is nice to see the Zamacs being released more widely this year. Last year was sparse to say the least. Mike mentioned the next guy. I am kind of that guy, because he picked up a set for me. As soon … Continue reading Hot Wheels K Case is hitting Walmarts along with the next group of Zamacs

Isn’t kind of nuts that we are now up to 111 Hot Wheels Walmart-exclusive Zamacs released now?

Right? 111. 108 through the end of 2018 with the first three released this year. That's a lot. It also means that Mattel and Walmart have been smart to stick to it. Walmart has had exclusives for awhile, but the Zamacs have been brilliant. A unique take on basic models. The variety can be wide, … Continue reading Isn’t kind of nuts that we are now up to 111 Hot Wheels Walmart-exclusive Zamacs released now?

The Hot Wheels Walmart Zamacs seem to be showing up all over the place.

I was out in rural Utah earlier this week. I had a minute so I decided to wander into a Family Dollar, one of the only markets in this very small town. I was happy to see the pegs full, and even happier, but a little baffled to find some Zamacs. I documented the find: … Continue reading The Hot Wheels Walmart Zamacs seem to be showing up all over the place.

HW Collector Musts: Revisiting the 2017 Hot Wheels Porsche 993 Zamac

Occasionally it makes sense to revisit a model that came and went, but deserves a little bit more love.  The Hot Wheels Porsche 993, released as a VERY plain Walmart-Exlcusive Zamac in 2017, is one of those models. The best Zamacs are the barest Zamacs and this Porsche is one of those.  This year's Demon, … Continue reading HW Collector Musts: Revisiting the 2017 Hot Wheels Porsche 993 Zamac

All 18 Hot Wheels Zamacs of 2018, plus my Top 3. What are yours?

Man the Zamacs were hard to find this year.  Every year there seems to be one batch I have a hard time finding, but this year it was at least half of the releases that I needed help finding.  But they are worth pursuing, and I have enjoyed keeping a complete collection of them. That … Continue reading All 18 Hot Wheels Zamacs of 2018, plus my Top 3. What are yours?

Of course a set of Zamacs is needed to celebrate Hot Wheels’ 50th. Here is that set.

How do you celebrate 50?  If you are Hot Wheels, there are a million ways to do it, and they picked just about all of them.  Special lines, special models, special packaging, Best of lines, secret models, etc. And Zamacs.  Zamacs have become a thing for Hot Wheels collectors.  Like other signature Hot Wheels models, … Continue reading Of course a set of Zamacs is needed to celebrate Hot Wheels’ 50th. Here is that set.