Hey LaLD! Today I’ve decided to try a new theme day. As you’ve probably noticed, a large portion of my 1:64 scale collection revolves around the delightfully mundane and everyday; thus, I propose that we have Suburban Sundays! This will be a showcase of all the cars that are average enough to be not particularly…
The station wagon is a body style that is increasingly associated with luxury marques and segments in America today, but its roots obviously harken back to the days of rudimentary practicality and outright load-lugging capacity.
This here is probably the best engine casting done by Lesney, and certainly for the pre-Superfast era.
Just a handful of Matchbox finds. This will likely close out my big-box store finds for the year, but there should be more in the mail before the new year ;)
A couple of weeks ago, I’d asked if there was anyone here from Thailand. I had an upcoming vacation and I was wondering where to look in Thailand to pick up a few die-cast cars.
This diorama was created years ago and was displayed for the longest time in my curio cabinet.
I just came back from a week-long vacation in Thailand. I decided to go hunting on the last day.
TEUTONIC TUESDAY - OPEL CALIBRA BY ???? (Seriously, if you have a clue, please chime in, it was made in China)
OPEL VECTRA/CAVALIER BY MATCHBOX
I can’t remember who gave me this model, it was beat up/played with when I got it. This is an Opel Speedster by Matchbox, very nice, detailed casting, cool paint/interior color combination.
This gem (not my picture, as mine is currently buried beneath stuff I put away while my hardwood floors are laid) was my christmas present. I'm super excited to start building it, and, for ease of use, it's even already molded in yellow. It even comes with three different engine options, a carbureted 4-cyl., a…
About a decade ago, Matchbox's premium line was simply dubbed Superfast. Us collectors refer to it as "New Superfast" to avoid confusion with the original Superfast cars from decades past. On this Teutonic Tuesday, I figure I'll share with you guys one of the few multipacks born from this series- Autobahn.