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Kyosho Audi R8 5.2 FSI Quattro

May 16, 2012 No Comments

What was Audi to do after they’d mastered perfection with their R8? The answer was easy for the team of engineers in Ingolstadt - push the boundaries even further.  Mission accomplished: they produced the 2010 Audi R8 5.2 FSI – otherwise known as the ten-cylinder R8. Though similar to the S8′s motor (itself a de-tuned version of the Lamborghini Gallardo’s ten-cylinder power plant) with [...]

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Sneak Peek: Coming This June From Motorhead Miniatures – 1970 Oldsmobile Cutlass SX

May 05, 2012 No Comments

Thanks to Motorhead Miniatures, the tiny hairs on the back of your neck should be standing at attention – that is, if you’ve seen their new limited edition 1970 Oldsmobile Cutlass SX in Sebring Yellow. This model marks the first of a series from Motorhead Miniatures, based on classic 1:18th scale mold sets from Autoworld [...]

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American Muscle 1978 Dodge Warlock

May 04, 2012 1 Comment

As the 1970’s were nearing an end, the big three started catering to a developing performance truck enthusiast market. Trucks were being seen as more than just work horses, and because they flew under the insurance nannys’ radar, they could be equipped and sold as fairly aggressive performance machines with lowered stances, big block motors, [...]

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M2 Machines Detroit Muscle Series 18

May 03, 2012 No Comments

Sean Taylor and the rest of the team at M2 Machines is at it again, as series 18 of their popular Detroit Muscle line gets ready to cruise into mass retail and hobby shops worldwide. Four of the six models in the series are reappearing with new skin colors;  however, for you classic muscle car fans [...]

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Luxury Collectibles 2011 Cadillac SRX

Apr 24, 2012 No Comments

  Among upper crust CUVs, few have the sheer presence of the Cadillac SRX. It’s got Caddy DNA in its spade-shaped face and finny tail lamps, and its V6 power and humbler proportions call to those who want Caddy luxury in a smaller size. Fittingly enough, it’s Luxury – as in Luxury Collectibles – who [...]

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Hitting the Street: Highway 61 / M&D International Debut 1:43 Muscle Lineup

Apr 21, 2012 No Comments

Things are going to get a lot more muscular in 1:43, thanks to a new line from those stalwarts of speed Highway 61. As seen in these factory photos of pre-production models, the resincast lineup will hit right from the heart of the era, and the chosen pieces look to be not only very well [...]

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Darrin’s Darling: GreenLight’s 1:24 “Bewitched” Camaro RS

Apr 20, 2012 No Comments

When Darrin Stephens married Samantha on the classic TV show Bewitched (1964-1972), he had no idea she would turn out to be a witch – let alone drive such a classic, now historic, convertible. It was a good case of product placement on Chevys’ part; millions of viewers got to see Samantha (Elizabeth Montgomery) looking [...]

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GreenLight Collectibles Hollywood Series 3

Apr 19, 2012 No Comments

“Lights! Camera! Roll take 3!” shouts GreenLight Collectibles, as this third sequel of their popular Hollywood series reaches collectors. Ask any screenwriter: it’s difficult for any sequel to outperform its predecessor. But this Hollywood 3 series stands out, with an intriguing cast, including the Animal House 1959 Chevrolet Corvette, Apollo 13 1970 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, [...]

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Thank you Stephen Siller : TWH / Diecast Models Seagrave Tractor

Apr 17, 2012 No Comments

Stephen Siller was one of the 343 firefighters who lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001. Upon receiving the call from his fire department Siller immediately threw on nearly 70 pounds of gear and ran through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the World Trade Center to help in the rescue efforts.  With no second though [...]

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FROM THE DCX VAULT: Brock to the Future: Kyosho’s 1:18 “Brock” 240Z

Apr 16, 2012 1 Comment

Peter Brock had it all figured out in late 1966. He’d just penned a deal with Toyota to develop its sleek 2000GT as a race car, and had set up shop to do the necessary work almost as soon as he’d touched down from Japan. One minor problem – the cars never showed. It took [...]

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