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Never-Before-Seen Hot Wheels Legend Larry Wood Designs Now on hobbyDB

Never-Before-Seen Hot Wheels Legend Larry Wood Designs Now on hobbyDB

We’re handing over the keys to Larry Wood for our latest venture into the world of Digital Collectibles. The legendary Hot Wheels designer is sharing a never-before-seen collection exclusively via hobbyDB. And you can claim yours beginning today.   “The Ones That Got Away” We’re thrilled to announce “The Ones That Got Away,” an exclusive […]

Never Before Seen Larry Wood Designs Coming to hobbyDB

Never Before Seen Larry Wood Designs Coming to hobbyDB

If there’s one name synonymous with Hot Wheels, it’s Larry Wood. Nicknamed “Mr. Hot Wheels,” Larry spent five decades with the company as Chief Designer and consultant, innovating such diecast classics as the ‘49 Merc, Ramblin’ Wrecker and the Boyd Coddington collector set.   We’re thrilled to announce that Larry will unveil five of his never-before-seen designs entitled […]

Meet Hot Wheels Icon and hobbyDB Owner Larry Wood

Meet Hot Wheels Icon and hobbyDB Owner Larry Wood

Larry Wood knows a thing or two when it comes to diecast vehicles. How else do you earn the nickname “Mr. Hot Wheels?” Larry began his impressive career as a designer with Hot Wheels in the late 60s. Not long after his first model, Tri Baby (1970) rolled off the production line. It proved to […]

Larry Wood and Bob Rosas Interview Part 3: Hot Wheels and 1:1 Cars

Larry Wood and Bob Rosas Interview Part 3: Hot Wheels and 1:1 Cars

We’re excited to share our last segment of the Bob Rosas and Larry Wood Fireside Chat! This interview is packed with more fun tips about Hot Wheels History, 1:1 Cars, and more. If this is your first time checking out this Fireside Chat series, a little background. At the beginning of October, the hobbyDB team flew to […]

Fireside Chat with Bob Rosas & Larry Wood Part 2: Some Hot Wheels Secrets

Fireside Chat with Bob Rosas & Larry Wood Part 2:  Some Hot Wheels Secrets

Have you always wondered the what the inspiration behind some of the most famous Hot Wheels designs? Discover more about your favorite diecast models in the second segment in our five part Hot Wheels Fireside Chat featuring Bob Rosas and Larry Wood. If this is your first time checking out this Fireside Chat series, a little background. […]

Fireside Chat with Bob Rosas & Larry Wood Part 1: Some Hot Wheels History

Fireside Chat with Bob Rosas & Larry Wood Part 1:  Some Hot Wheels History

At the beginning of October, the hobbyDB team journeyed to Los Angeles, California to attend the annual Hot Wheels Collectors Convention. It’s five days jam-packed with awesome cars, people, and events. We also were excited to host some of the informational sessions during the convention including a Fireside Chat with Hot Wheels designers Larry Wood […]

Join the Hot Wheels Fireside Chat with Bob Rosas and Larry Wood

Join the Hot Wheels Fireside Chat with Bob Rosas and Larry Wood

If you’re going to the Hot Wheels Collectors Convention in Los Angeles in October, make sure to set aside time for a special event with long-time designers Bob Rosas and Larry Wood. hobbyDB will host a “ Hot Wheels Fireside Chat ” with both men. Friday, October 6 at 4pm. We will be onstage interviewing […]

Rediscover the Revamped hobbyDB Marketplace

Rediscover the Revamped hobbyDB Marketplace

Searching for that special Funko Pop!? Look no further than the hobbyDB Marketplace. We’ve revamped the Marketplace to bring you the ultimate buying and selling experience…along with some great deals!   New Filters! Look for upgraded filters that allow you to search the Marketplace by your Wish List, as well as by your “liked” hobbyDB […]

Get to Know – Former Hot Wheels Designer Bob Rosas

Get to Know – Former Hot Wheels Designer Bob Rosas

As car fans, we explicitly know what drives our fandom. But what about those who help fuel that fanaticism? What are their favorite castings, real-life cars and more? We decided to find out via our Q&A series where we ask icons and veterans from the world of model cars about the automobiles that helped shape […]

hobbyDB Crowdfunding Draws to a Close – Thank You

hobbyDB Crowdfunding Draws to a Close – Thank You

We’ve concluded our recent round of Crowdfunding and would personally like to say thank you to the investors, collectors and fans who placed their faith in hobbyDB. All told, we welcomed more than 1,190 investors to hobbyDB, ranging from fellow collectors such as yourself to industry icons, including legendary designer Larry “Mr. Hot Wheels” Wood […]

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