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Snakes on a UFO: Playforever’s Serpent’s Nest

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Playforever has released a new set of their UFO car, a green, orange, and yellow trio. The UFO is inspired by the Lamborghini Countach but in the company’s playfully proportioned caricature style.

Spielwarenmesse! MCHOF is Going to the Nuremberg Toy Fair!

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The Model Car Hall of Fame will return to a live announcement format for its annual awards at Spielwarenmesse, also known as the Nuremberg Toy Fair, in 2025. Ron Ruelle, Creative Director and Wheelman for the MCHOF will be at the four-day event in Germany.

Let’s Salute the “Most American” Diecast Vehicles!

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Since it’s the Fourth of July week, we thought we’d look at the most American cars of all. Sure, you can have your Tri-Chevies,  Mustangs, and Dodge pickups, but we’re using our own unique criteria here. Also, we’re talking about diecast.

Life-Size Python Slithers onto Auction Stage

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Mecum Auctions has a 1/1-scale custom Python slated to roll across the stage soon. It started as a 1957 Studebaker Golden Hawk, but now is a rolling tribute to the Hot Wheels Python.

Corgi Model Club USA Recreates Diecast Joy by Subscription

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For decades, Corgi has been the biggest player in affordable 1/43 scale diecast. The company has always offeredmodels that are based on stylish, popular cars that aren’t over-represented in diecast. Corgi Model Club USA gives you a chance to get these cars brand new again at a reasonable price.