Monthly Archives: May 2012

’65 Impala

The ’65 Impala has been in the Hot Wheels lineup since 1998, so it has seen a few variations over the years. I thought I had about all of them (mostly still in the original packages) so I was a … Continue reading

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’62 Chevy

Here’s another  bubbletop Chevy, the ’62 Bel Air hardtop, which first appeared in the Hot Wheels lineup in 2004. Though technically not an Impala, I can’t resist including these striking Chevys in my collection. I have several, and this gold … Continue reading

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’61 Impala

I was excited to discover a new Impala casting from Hot Wheels this year and I think the ’61 is a fine choice. The third generation of the Impala was a more boxy design, but it still had a just … Continue reading

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Chevrolet SS

I didn’t know anything about this car until I saw it in the Hot Wheels Sneak Peeks several weeks ago. I recognized what I thought was the front end of a late 60s Nova, but was confused about the back … Continue reading

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Matchbox 1982 Dodge Challenger Hot Rod

Garage sale season has been a little slow for me so far this year, in part because my son’s t-ball games have cut into our usual Saturday morning garage saling. So I was glad I did manage to find something … Continue reading

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’63 Chevy Impala

An older brother of mine used to have a field full of future project cars. Among them was a ’63 or ’64 Chevy Impala and a Chevrolet Biscayne wagon of the same year. There is something about the long straight … Continue reading

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