Hello everyone and welcome to my 199th post as I will be showing some of the Hot Wheels 50th Favorites that I like and acquired. The 4th one is the โ€˜71 Datsun Bluebird Wagon.

Number 5 of 10, this is now one of the first wave of the first 5 Favorites that were released. No doubt this one is my number one favorite among the favorites. I know at few of the LaLDers managed to snag one or more but I did not even find one locally but thanks to a trade with Roundbadge I managed to finally get one.

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Beautifully done in metallic blue(bird, get it) with white and orange strip, this little beauty has rubber tires, chrome wheels and metal chassis but no opening feature. I managed to collect a variety of livery on this and somehow still not get tired of it. Even before it became a hit I was already looking for this when it was first released and managed to find the HW Boulevard series in either Marshalls or TJ Max.

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Station wagon may be a thing of the past in the US but at present this wagon is a fav among collectors.