Apparently Hot Wheels themselves agrees with me about what they should do with their Mclaren F1 casting.
Do we have any members in Japan or does anyone have contacts in Japan that collect?
Inspired by Hodinkee’s “Bring a Loupe” series of what vintage watches are on the market, I’ve decided to do a new weekly series of posts highlighting diecast deals I find on eBay.
Debuting with the 2019 mainlines, this little Volkswagen Beetle pickup is an entirely new casting from Hot Wheels. Even though it is only a mainline, the tiny shop truck features a high level of detail. The signage on the door and side rails really pop on the metallic blue paint, plus we get some headlight detail.…
Let’s begin with the headliner act: the Hot Wheels McLaren Senna is almost complete. And look at the body of it. Ryu Asada nailed the design.
G Wagon ORAT time!:D
For the past year or so, I have been just lurking around LaLD. Let us change that with this 1/18 Tuned R32 GT-R by AutoArt.
Work is continuing on the new diorama. I’d be further along but the brand new can of bondo was missing its catalyst tube. So i had to do what i could with some old stuff i had already. Going to exchange the bondo tomorrow and get back into it.
dek34 helped me buy a lot of things and they all arrived today. He is like my diecast broker. And because of him, I am broke...er.
So worth it...
The new year has begun, and we’re starting to see some great new diecast scheduled for 2019. Now, Majorette is starting to show off some of that as well.
Here’s my favorite engine to swap into cars.
I’ve done it. I cracked open the two I swore I never would.
An eclectic mix of vehicles acquired over the last six months or so
The story behind a 1/64 scale teenager and his 57 Chevy. ** turns on transistor radio **
Wheel paint, wheel swap and details on the mainline by VDH Customs
Monster Jam is, nominally, a competition, but really it’s just a cool monster truck show—and apparently a profitable one. Or at least profitable enough for toymaker Mattel to recently start their own competing show, the end result of a simmering dispute between the two that has been stewing for months and closed the…
Can’t get enough of this Z - Tune madness.
This has been my most involved body alteration project, I think, as far as I can remember. I’m changing a Porsche 356 “A” to a strict, and mostly stock, 1960 356B.