Article Archive for 1 October 2009

Disney Pixar CARS: Disney Carsland at D23
Posted in Disney Pixar on 1 October 2009
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A few weeks, there was a big Disney D23 Expo. What is D23? From the Press Release … “D23 – Disney’s first official community for fans – celebrates the wonder and excitement that began in 1923 when Walt Disney opened his studio in Hollywood. Through the years, Disney’s stories, characters and experiences have captured the […]

TakeFiveADay Announces Diecast Authority Sponsored Contest Winners + Custom 1/24 Scale Cover News!
Posted in CARS, collecting, Contests, diecast, Disney Pixar, Mattel Disney Pixar CARS, Toys on 1 October 2009
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The contest was officially closed yesterday and we have our two winners with the prizes graciously provided by Diecast Authority! If you recall, an official entry had to have the phrase CONTEST ENTRY (and the Disney Pixar CAR you would like to get graded) with entries being at least 12 hours apart which some of […]

Disney Pixar CARS: Light Up Tuners? Disney Store – FIRST!
Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar CARS, Retail on 1 October 2009
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Anyone sense a trend? 🙂 Once again, the Disney Store delivers a long sought after item … An idea as old as time … well, 2007 🙂 This new Disney Store item features all 4 tuners that “glow-light up” when activated in their appropriate colors. Most Disney Stores seem to have plenty and it will […]

Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS: Sidewall Shine – The Pegwarmer
Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar CARS on 1 October 2009
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Remember this post from a few weeks outlining the return of Sidewall Shine as a plain old Piston Cup racer, just an ordinary Lightyear Launcher? Well, if you hate the round launcher – okay, how about the old Pit Row launcher (only at Target?) Ta-da! Now, more Sidewall Shines than you can shake a launcher […]

Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS: Megasize CASE N – Richard Kensington SUV
Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar CARS on 1 October 2009
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As everyone knows, there have been many changes from the announced listings to the actual listings so note that all I am doing is passing along the latest info that I have. This is for educational and entertainment value – please do not bet the farm on this info. If Richard Kensington SUV is indeed […]