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Unveiling New Mattel Creations from Hot Wheels and Monster High

Unveiling New Mattel Creations from Hot Wheels and Monster High

Hot Wheels turned the keys over to Mattel Creations and what rolled out of the garage was truly inspiring. The iconic model car brand is replicating the classic Elite 64 Porsche 928 Safari. Packaged in a Kar Keepers clamshell case, this Elite 64 series model is designed with accurate proportions and arrives with 20+ pieces. […]

Top-10 Most Valuable Hot Wheels of 2023

Top-10 Most Valuable Hot Wheels of 2023

Hot Wheels has rolled down the garage doors on 2023, but not before delighting us with another year of exciting new model cars, trucks and so much more. Which were the most valuable Hot Wheels among them from 2023? The ones we absolutely need in our collections? We take a look! Remember, estimated values tend […]

Outcast Plastic Modelers’ “Mile High Open” Brings the Party to Denver’s Model Car Shows

Outcast Plastic Modelers’ “Mile High Open” Brings the Party to Denver’s Model Car Shows

  The Mile High Open isn’t just a modeler’s paradise…it’s a downright great time. “We wanted to put on a show that felt more like a party than just people standing around,” said Outcast Plastic Modelers founding member Chris Bell. “We wanted to truly celebrate the talent and passion of the local modeling community.” Outcast […]

Counting Down! The Toy Peddler’s Anita Smith’s Top-10 Hot Wheels of All-Time

Counting Down! The Toy Peddler’s Anita Smith’s Top-10 Hot Wheels of All-Time

Anita Smith

Anita Smith knows a thing or two when it comes to collecting vintage Hot Wheels models and celebrating its rich history. Today she shares 10 of her favorite Hot Wheels models from decades of collecting. Here she is counting down  –   10. The 1968 Watermelon Store Display Mustang     While not impossible to […]

Epic Hot Wheels Track Takes Over Alex Laughlin’s Garage

Epic Hot Wheels Track Takes Over Alex Laughlin’s Garage

Don’t let your kids watch this video! With 275-feet of Hot Wheels track, 15 hours of work, and 1 NHRA U.S. Nationals winning Pro Stock driver—let the fun begin. Proving you’re never too old to build your dream Hot Wheels track, 2019 U.S. Nationals-winning Pro Stock racer, Alex Laughlin converted his home garage into a […]