Luis Tanahara is a Model Car Hall of Fame inducted designer and a former designer at brands like Mattel and Jada. In his current role as design lead at MGA, he’s helped develop a new line of diecast aimed at kids, (but undeniably cool to anyone) the Wreck Royale series. With hot rod inspired designs, […]
The biggest database for collectors, hobbyDB, is now the best for Volvo model car fans as well. Working together with our friends at the Volvo Model Car Group, hobbyDB now features a database for every Volvo model car ever made from all sorts or model builders. Check out the full story here on hobbyDB.
German brand Autopioneer makes great 1:43 scale cars, and their newest wagon model, the 1938 Horch 830BL, is no exception. Don’t feel bad that you haven’t heard of it, Horch was a German passenger car brand that didn’t make it out of the 30’s, but pioneered some neat stuff along the way. This is one […]
Our friends and Community Supporters Diecast Society have just started their voting for their own Model of the Year for 2019. With models from AUTO Art, Bburago, and GT Spirit, there’s some great diecast on the list for you to check out, like the Mustang above. Make sure you visit their site and cast your […]
We inducted Chip Foose into the Hall in recognition of the huge impact Foose’s undeniable talent has had on the automotive world. As a designer, TV personality and builder, Foose has crafted some incredible builds and developed an instantly recognizable style. Now, our friends at M2 are releasing a new line of diecast showcasing some […]
Our friends at CastHeads have published a brand new issue for the holidays and the new year. You can read the full issue online, featuring a best-of-year roundup in all scales and cars from brands like Hot Wheels. Check it out in full on their site.
John Greaves is the winner of our MCHOF Showcase Contest, speeding past the competition with his impressive collection of 1/18th scale models. Greaves recently paired down his collection of Hot Wheels Redlines from 120 models, holding on to favorites such as his Highway 61 Fred Gibb 427, Billy The Kid Challenger and the 1/12th Kyosho […]
ENTER THROUGH MARCH! We’re extending our Showcase Contest through March 31st. After 3 weeks or 1000 submissions, we’ll close entry and judge your submissions starting March 31st. Shelby American Collection President Steve Volk will join us to help choose the best all-around showcase and once a winner is determined, we’ll announce the results on April […]
Creating an account and adding your information First, sign in or make an account on hobbyDB. Once you’ve made your account, head to your Showcase. Click on your Username on the top right of the home page. Now click the edit button at the top of your info section on the left of your Showcase. […]