Scales

AUTO REWIND: Supercar Collectibles’ 1:18 “Super Street” 1969 Camaros

Mar 29, 2012 No Comments

We wonder if the fellows who designed the 1969 Camaro had any inkling at all of what it was they were creating, or how much of an impact the car would have on the American car culture. Sure, there were others that got to the pony car party before it – but when it came [...]

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GreenLight Hollywood Series 3

Mar 22, 2012 1 Comment

Consider the following: Fast & Furious without the Dodge Charger and its blown engine, Bullitt without the Mustang and Charger. Lets face it, in most cases, the cars make the movie. GreenLight sure knows how to pick a line up; Hollywood series 1 and 2 sure grabbed our attention however series 3 places things on [...]

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From “The Vault”: Sword/TWH’s Classic Tuff Trucks Revisited

Mar 21, 2012 No Comments

To the uninitiated, the scale of one to fifty might sound like a level of reduction that could make detail and features hard to see and appreciate. Nope. To those truck and equipment collectors who know and love the scale – and boy, do they ever – well done 1:50 models offer a perfect balance [...]

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NEW VIDEO: Sunstar’s 1:18 “Back to the Future” DeLoreans

Mar 20, 2012 4 Comments

Well,  it took us a while, but our new series of hands-on video reviews is ready to debut. With our new set, new graphics, and a truckload of new models to showcase, these vids will be our way of extending our coverage of some of the coolest and most exciting products in the hobby. In [...]

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AUTO REWIND: CMC’s Incredible 1958 Ferrari Testa Rossa

Mar 20, 2012 No Comments

With its new Ferrari California on deck, we thought we’d take a trip back to a review of one of the coolest, deepest, and most enjoyable high-end 1:18 diecasts ever created: CMC’s 1958 Ferrari Testa Rossa. Enjoy this one, taken from “The Vault”.    There are legends, and then there are legends; cars that parted [...]

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American Muscle 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396

Mar 19, 2012 1 Comment

Louis Chevrolet would be proud: to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Chevrolet, American Muscle has debuted the “Chevy Centennial” collection. The series is comprised of several iconic late ’60s and early ’70s Chevrolet muscle cars, including this “Elite Edition” 1970 Chevelle SS 396. Offered in an exclusive “Le Mans Blue Chrome” finish with black stripes, [...]

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XCO 1:64 Lexus GS450h: One From Out of “Dabox”

Mar 18, 2012 No Comments

Back when the Internal Combustion Engine was first making its presence known, folks would put money on impromptu horse vs. automobile races. The horses, who needed nothing more than a bale of hay and a shot of spur to get them motivated, would usually be at the finish line happily chomping oats while the home-tuned [...]

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Number One with a Bullet: Danbury Mint 1:24 1950 Studebaker

Mar 17, 2012 2 Comments

They got their start building wagons for the American Trail, but in 1950, Studebaker was building some of the wildest cars on the American Road. Painted in sahara sand, this 1:24 1950 “bullet-nosed” champion convertible comes with a removable fabric top and a soft vinyl boot cover. Virtually everything works, including the doors, hood, trunk, [...]

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GreenLight’s all new 1:64 Indy Series

Mar 16, 2012 No Comments

GreenLight has been working in cooperation with the IMS and Dallara since Fall 2012 as they developed and field tested the new Dallara chassis. As they were field-testing the new chassis and tweaking, GreenLight was hard at work tooling 1:18 and 1:64 scale replicas of the all new highly advanced platform. At the same time, [...]

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Luxury Collectibles Keep Them Coming

Mar 15, 2012 No Comments

Luxury Collectibles has recently announced a new wave of color variations for their popular 1:43 General Motors series.  Included in wave 3 are a Chevy Camaro SS Coupe in Silver Ice Metallic, a Cadillac CTS Sports Wagon in Black Raven, a Cadillac CTS-V Sedan in White Diamond, a Cadillac CTS Coupe in Thunder Gray, a [...]

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