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Reproduction Model Kits from Round2

You’ve seen them or maybe built one: Those cool model kits from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s with illustrated, brightly colored packaging featuring all those rad classic cars and customs. For awhile, unless you hoarded the originals, these kits could sometimes be hard to find. Luckily, our friends at Round2 and AMT have been making […]

Multi-Million Porsche Prototype Auction Veers Off Course

Porsche, an inducted Automotive brand, produced it’s first car way, way before inclusion in the MCHOF: The Type 64. Built from the bones of the earliest VW beetle, the type 64 was a proof-of-concept for the rear-engined sports car from Germany. The only surviving car, expected to bring in millions at auction, instead failed to […]

Slot Car Magazine Has Your Electrified Fix

Slot Car Magazine is written by enthusiasts Marc Abbott and Ric Woods, covering topics from kit building to racing, and featuring worldwide coverage. If your fix is slot cars, this bi-monthly magazine is a must read. Check out the latest stories here on their website and subscribe.

Follow along with these Matchbox Makeovers

It used to be that restoring model cars was relegated to the basement workshop, perhaps 1 person with a magnifying glass quietly and methodically brushing away on a small casting held within tweezers. Now, folks like Marty’s Matchbox Makeover help bring a once solitary experience to millions. From his home in Australia, Marty restores dozens […]