CastHeads is a fairly new digital magazine with a polished, glossy look at all the best diecast coming out from brands around the world. Now in its 5th issue, CastHeads is examining everything from Hot Wheels to Ignition Model to Tarmac works. Check out more on their site, where you can read any issue through […]
We know you folks love to pick through model cars and diecast at the swap meet. Not all of us can make every single one, though (no matter how well you think you can handle that 10 hr road trip for rare Hot Wheels). If you want the thrill without the travel ills, check out […]
Without the full-scale stuff, we wouldn’t have our scale cars to appreciate and celebrate. If you’re curious what’s happening all over the world of cars, check out our Community Supporter Art of Gears for all the latest automotive news.
Slotcars have always been a hobby for the DIY kind of person, and CG takes that ethos and applies it with the newest technology to create aftermarket 3D printed slotcars and parts. Hop over to their site and see for yourself!
In case you missed it, we have an awesome 1/18th scale ’63 Cobra available only at The Hamilton Collection, and it starts shipping tomorrow! You can pre-order now and continue to order once it’s shipped. Make sure to check out this limited edition (600 pieces) before it’s gone!
Our friends and Industry Partners at Lionel Racing make some great NASCAR diecast, plus, they also have a great recap video every week to discuss all the happenings in 1:1 NASCAR as well as show off their own newest creations. Check out the latest here on their Youtube channel!
As hobbyDB grows into new collectible territory, diecast remains one of our most important core categories. Over the years we’ve had a chance to talk to a lot of legends and heavy hitters in the industry to find out what makes them tick. Tony Karamitsos has been a designer for several important brands over the […]
Slot cars can race over difficult, technical tracks at more than 800mph scale-speed. Piloting one of these lightning bolts requires some series reflexes and often building skills. Slot Car Racers, therefore, are a dedicated group of folks. Here’s this year’s nominees for Slot Car Racer of the Year as chosen by you and our Selection […]
We’ve all got a favorite diecast brand. Whether classic or recent, small or big, all these brands got their start with some creative, passionate folks. Here’s this year’s nominees for Model Car Entrepreneur as chosen by you and our Selection Committee. Vote for Model Car Entrepreneur