Model Car Hall of Fame News

Kansas City Hot Wheels Bonanza

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Run, don’t walk, to Overland Park, just outside of Kansas City, from today until July 20th. Why? 100,000 Hot Wheels from a personal collection are about to go on sale. From mainlines to rare cars such as Leo Mattels, all the cars belonged to an unnamed collector in the Mo-Kan Hotwheelers group who passed away. […]

Weekend Deals from The Toy Peddler

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More Johnny Lightning News! This time from our friends and Industry Partners at The Toy Peddler. This weekend, listing credits are half off on all Johnny Lightning diecast. List your JL’s for sale for half the cost! Check out this and other great deals on the TTP site here. 

When Racing Slot Cars Could Get You Real Cars

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Slot Cars, if you didn’t know, are amazing electric-powered scale vehicles in a variety of sizes, controlled via remote and raced on grooved tracks, which each car slots into. Throughout their history, Slot Cars enjoyed periods of popularity big enough to be noticed by the Automotive industry, which held contests and awarded prizes to national […]

NASCAR diecast: Where it All Began

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An hour North of Atlanta, just when the highways begin to resemble roads rather than a packed NASCAR starting grid, but before you reach the southern Appalachians, you’ll find an unexpectedly important part of NASCAR history. Dawsonville, the North Georgia suburb and one-time hub for moonshiners, is home to the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, […]

Hot Wheels Accessories Like You’ve Never Seen

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The Redline and Restoration communities have enjoyed aftermarket parts to spruce up their Hot Wheels for awhile. Nowadays, computer-aided design has helped folks like Victor Leznik and his company HW Works churn out a steady stream of custom parts with a more modern flavor: turbo engines, body kits, big wheels and a whole lot more. […]

Long time Supporter Diecast Society Starts Youtube Channel

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Our good friends and Supporters at Diecastsociety.com recently started a Youtube channel to bring you all your favorite diecast updates, news and reviews. Check them out and take a look at a sweet scale Shelby GT350R.

Hot Wheels Unboxings and more on Hot Diecast Garage

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Hot Wheels have always been a big part of the Hall, and many of our 129 Community Supporter groups are formed around Hot Wheels. If you’re the type of collector who follows every release just waiting to see the latest and greatest, look no further than Hot Diecast Garage. Check out this latest video, featuring […]

hobbyDB adopts and expands Ferrari Model Club Database

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For twenty years, the original Ferrari Model Club database remained an essential resource for Ferrari model collectors, cataloguing some 16,000 models across many brands. Now, working closely with club president Thomas Niewalda, hobbyDB is working to document and expand the entire database, providing a new home on the hobbyDB site and pictures for every model. […]

Cool Diecast This Summer from The Hamilton Collection

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The Hamilton Collection has some great diecast this summer in all types of scales, commemorating your favorite liveries, brands and franchises, including the Model Car Hall of Fame! In addition to the Coca Cola VW Type II, you can also find a an NHL Woody, Kiss Studebaker and the Model Car Hall of Fame ’63 […]