Hot Wheels of the Day Nissan Skyline GT-R R32 Treasure Hunts RELEASE YEAR: 2007 • CASTING DESIGNER: Alec Tam Ahhh … 2007. It was the first year #Treasure Hunts were broken into two tiers — prompting what are commonly referred to as Super Treasure Hunts. It was also […]
MITSUBISHI LANCER EVOLUTION VI debuts in Car Culture / Modern Classics; Proof that some older Hot Wheels castings need to be replaced.
I am a Hot Wheels enthusiast through & through — its the only diecast brand I collect. I respect older Hot Wheels, and appreciate the newer ones. Every single casting, even the ones collectors love to hate, has its place in Hot Wheels history. With that said, some […]
Collection Update: The ’91 GMC Syclone is the next sought after modern truck from Hot Wheels; Prove me wrong!
Released just last year, the #’91 GMC Syclone now has seven variants. In this family are a #Walmart Exclusive #ZAMAC, a #Target Exclusive premium, and a fresh #Kroger Exclusive in yellow. Suffice to say this little buttkicker from the ’90s may be destined for quite an epic collection […]
10/17/2021 — Collectors have been finding the #Kroger Exclusive, 2021 Hot Wheels “N” cases for the last couple weeks at their Kroger affiliate stores here in the U.S. — for example, here in Arizona, our grocery affiliate is Fry’s Food Stores. Kroger has also offered these exclusive cases […]
GENERAL MAYHEM launches into Hot Wheels collections as the new ‘68 Dodge Charger casting is available via an exclusive MotorTrend App promo.
Hot Wheels collectors have seen a wealth of new “coke-bottle” Chargers from the late ‘60s / early ‘70s as of late. Between the sleek restomod ‘69 that debuted in the Red Line Club, and the crazy wide-body ‘68 that is in Fast & Furious premium — in addition […]
Download the FULL CHECKLIST here. New to the Case 002 Twinnin’ ‘n Winnin’ (blue) • Baja Blazers 1/10003 Baja Bone Shaker (satin red) • Baja Blazers 2/10005 Mighty K (white) • HW Metro 1/10 21NM006 Fast Gassin’ (chrome/orange/aqua) • HW Metro 2/10007 The Dark Knight Batmobile (dark blue) […]
Hot Wheels of the Day Convoy Custom 12th Annual Hot Wheels Collectors Nationals RELEASE YEAR: 2012 • CASTING DESIGNER: Larry Wood Picking my favorite #Hot Wheels Race Team vehicle is like picking among my kids: I won’t do it. Plus, there are so many — over 300 according […]
AMC JAVELIN AMX from 2010 Muscle Mania is a thrifty collector’s substitute for the Hot Wheels Vintage Racing release
Let’s face it. In today’s Hot Wheels collecting landscape, you could spend hundreds (or even thousands) of dollars buying every popular release that was left behind a decade ago, OR you can satiate your hunger with some cheaper alternatives… The #‘71 AMC Javelin AMX from the 2011 Hot […]
Hot Wheels of the Day Renault 5 Turbo Car Culture / Modern Classics RELEASE YEAR: 2017 Bring back the #Renault 5 Turbo! I’ve developed a little but of an affinity for the car after recently playing a racing game, and then subsequently seeing a 1:1 on the road. […]
How a Hot Wheels CUSTOM by a Pastor “accidentally” brought us the JEGS ‘18 DODGE CHALLENGER SRT DEMON Super Treasure Hunt
Randy Landrum is the Senior Pastor at Village Baptist Church in Whitehall, Ohio. He enjoys Hot Wheels cars. He enjoys collecting & customizing them. One early winter day in late 2018, he was going through some Hot Wheels he had in his kitchen and pulled out the #First […]