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Aug 15
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Thesw are actual period models from the 1980s and 1990s. The 1:24 lineup mirrored the 1:43 lineup (Audis, BMWs, Euro Fords, Mercedes-Benzes, and Volkswagens, but with fewer models available. Read more

Jul 19 2019
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Well the new Schuco releases are new colours, packaging, slight price increase, and new distribution of existing castings. We’ve seen the 930 on LaLD a couple times.

Jul 17 2019
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Thanks for de-picturing. Many of us on LaLD are particular about having extra-safe content. Hope you understand. Read more

Jun 28 2019
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I presume it's a first-gen as claimed, since the bumper looks like the first-gen version, and the windshield wiper mounting is more exposed/prominent compared to the second-gen.

Jun 27 2019
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According to the TLV website, the model is a second-gen first-year (1991) model.

Jun 19 2019
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I can’t ever tell which fancy 1:43s (that I’m not personally familiar with) have opening features, but I love opening parts. That’s a beautiful violet, too. Read more

Jun 17 2019
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The blue one looks a bit like a Dart Sport (i.e. Dodge Demon/ Plymouth Duster - exterior doesn’t look like a dowdy Dart at all).

May 22 2019
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Wow, the Tomica Limited Special Set and the BOW series are things I didn’t even know existed. Read more

Apr 22 2019
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Regarding Aviva-branded Snoopy toys, they were a promotional company which, among other things, offered Tomica castings with Snoopy characters on them, and with new bases. Read more

Apr 7 2019
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Back when the origianal PGC10 Skyline GT-R (the hakosuka) was dominating touring car racing in Japan, Mazda brought the RX-3 to compete and halted Nissan’s consecutive wins, capping them at 49.

Apr 3 2019
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That’s impressively fast - I thought they were only out in Japan on the 31st. Read more

Mar 11 2019
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KK Scale is a fairly new company from Germany primarily making sealed diecast 1:18s. Pillarless Coupe featured a Passat here some time ago.

Mar 4 2019
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This is one of my favourite recent Tomica castings. I was lucky enough to be in Hong Kong when this was a current release and I bought one, along with #90, a Tentmushi camper (only the front part) with orange trim.

Mar 4 2019
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Interesting that the PTS Etna Blue appears different from your Minichamps model. Read more