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Johnny Lightning Gets to Take a 50th Anniversary Victory Lap

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Hot Wheels took the lion’s share of diecast journalism attention in 2018 with their elaborate, year-long 50th Anniversary celebration. With that in the rear view mirror, Johnny Lightning turns the big 5-0 in 2019, with some special retro packaging and old castings in the works. Several people involved in the brand are also celebrated as […]

Hall Of Flames: Hot Wheels In The Model Car Hall of Fame

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The Model Car Hall of Fame is dedicated to the people and products that make diecast vehicle collecting so special, but no brand has a bigger representation in the MCHOF than Hot Wheels. Someday, when an actual museum is built, there should probably be a strip of orange track that leads to a dedicated Hot […]

2017 Financial Year End for the Hall

We just closed to the books on the first year of the Diecast Hall of Fame under new management.  We made a loss of $20,386.65 for 2017 which hobbyDB funded in full.  It is with regret that that means there is no excess to donate to There With Care. That being said the Hall has become […]