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Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: On the Road TV Series – Roadtrip Magnet Book
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Posted in Disney Pixar, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 16 May 2022
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This one is not scheduled until October 18, 2022 – it might change but it may be the books out for Christmas … Road Trip! Magnet Picture book is for kids … but ore CARS revealed. Circus CAR addition … And another pic of “Jet Engine Mater.” 4×4 pickup truck, a clown car based on […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Cars on the Road Picture Book
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 13 May 2022
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Thanks, “Carl P.” for the heads up. The CARS on the Road Picture Book is scheduled for August 2nd (Tuesday) so it seems likely the TV series on Disney+ will start airing in late July? Maybe the Wednesday the week before as most Disney shows seem to premiere (July 27th). Available for pre-order at Amazon […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Diecasts 2022 and the Not-Real Poster
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 11 May 2022
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So far in 2022, we have not had a lot of new releases unless you count new variants with the eyelid line but the plan seems to be: a) restock from 2021 when many/most retail stores did not get much stock. b) building up the base for new kids coming onboard when the new CARS […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: New 2022 5-Packs
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 9 May 2022
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Thanks, “Samuel K.” for the photos and heads up. The Rocker Arms Int’l Raceway 5-pack is back and re-configured. So, now the box sets are made in Thailand (along with the singles) so no more variant eye positions??  Here are the last 2 releases. This set features the 1st eyelid line version of Todd Marcus […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Piston Cup Racers Checklist Update
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 5 May 2022
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Here is the CARS Piston Cup racers by sponsor and number updated with the racer names/releases through 2021. We don’t have any new 2022 Piston Cup releases yet but there are some mysterious names on a list so we might get the CARS 3 racers all filled out by 2022? (you can right click for […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Mr. Otis Version 2
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 2 May 2022
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Thanks, “Mark T.” for the nice photos! Otis (from CARS 2) returns with so much different, it’s a new version. The 2022 version is on the left and the white wax paint splotches are more canon and accurate to the movie character. But one big difference is the light tan roof becomes a darker tan […]

Greenlight 1974 Checker Taxi Cab Diecast
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Posted in diecast on 28 April 2022
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For diecast collectors, Greenlight has a 1974 Checker cab 1:64 diecast … you don’t see too many Checker Cabs so if you want a NYC street scene, here you go …

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Launchers Back in 2022
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 26 April 2022
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It looks like the launchers have survived to 2022, the lineup seems the same – just new cards … The Pitty is attached and plastic … Might be a Walmart exclusive?

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Dinoco CARS 3 Hauler is Back
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 25 April 2022
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The Cal Weathers Dinoco Hauler ir back (at Walmart). It looks like a variant from the China version. The Dinco logo no longer has the gradient fill. The drop shadow on the 42 seems less deep? And the silver trim plastic seems darker.  Below is the China release (there is also a variant of the […]

Disney Pixar & Marvel Loki Crossover
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Posted in Disney Marvel, Disney Pixar on 20 April 2022
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I missed this the first time I watched Loki on Disney+ …