Monthly Archives: August 2015

Wichita Blacktop Nationals

Die cast cars are great, but sometimes you just have to get out and see the real thing. My friend Wade and I took our boys to the Blacktop Nationals last night. I’m just going to let my photos speak … Continue reading

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Husky Guy Warrior Coal Truck

I don’t often come across Husky cars, so I was happy to find this Guy Warrior Coal Truck in a thrift store recently. Husky cars were made starting in 1964 and sold exclusively at Woolworths stores. By 1970, when the … Continue reading

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2014 Greelight Hitch & Tow ’67 Impala and Airstream

As summer draws to an end (already!), I find myself thinking about family vacations from my youth. I’m pretty sure my family camped next to this Impala and Airstream combo one summer many years ago in the Black Hills of … Continue reading

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1998 Hot Wheels 30th Anniversary Spoilers Set

I found this Hot Wheels 30th Anniversary Set a few years back when I stumbled across the garage sale of a pretty serious collector. The set from 1998 includes replicas of four of the Spoilers, a series first introduced in … Continue reading

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1998 Hot Wheels 30th Anniversary Replicas

I haven’t had much luck at garage sales this summer, though I’ve been to quite a few. Instead, I’ve been scoring my finds at resale shops. I found these Hot Wheels 30th Anniversary replicas at one of those stores that … Continue reading

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M2 Machines 1967 Chevrolet Nova SS

Castline has been cranking out their M2 Machines¬†’67 Novas for years. I have over 20 variations going back to at lease 2009. They are nice models, but it’s nice to see them switching things up a little bit. For Release … Continue reading

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