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The Top Toy Every Year Since 1920
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Posted in Toys on 28 November 2022
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A look back at 100 years of toys … CARS did not win 2006 as the Best Selling Toy of the Year but losing to the Wii is not too bad … I guess I’m old – I knew every toy until the Year 2015 before not knowing what “Shopkins” are … Before my time […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS On the Road: Fun Look at Greebles, Datz Jammin & Griswold
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 21 November 2022
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The first batch of CARS on the Road singles are a fun and varied bunch … Datz Jammin Greebles – one of the few segmented face releases. Great & fun looking. Griswold. “Dirt” tires.

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS On the Road: 2022 Singles Case DXV-95BM (Last Case of the Year?)
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 14 November 2022
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2022 Singles Case DXV-95BM is out, it’s the last listed case of the year so it looks like that’s it for 2022, singles wise – what will see as box sets? So, 2023 probably won’t start until after Christmas but you never know … If you did not pick up the 2-pack or want an […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS On the Road: Noriyuki Goes to Pieces
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 7 November 2022
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Thanks,”Mad Mel” for the great photos of his CARS On the Road Noriyuki after he’s gone to pieces. 🙂 Clearly Mad Mel sees everything that can be cracked open, 🙂 “Noriyuki is held together with triangular “slotted” screws. Here’s a couple of photos to show how it looks taken apart, and how it looks put […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS On the Road: 2022 Singles Case DXV-95BL with NEW Fred
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 4 November 2022
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2022 Singles Case DXV-95BL, the next to last case is out … if you’re collecting CARS On the Road and want all the 1st wave singles, just pickup this case to get them all (Check in with GetMeCollectibles). Fred is back and he’s finally right sized!  More info at the end of the post. Collect […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: New Box Sets & CARS On the Road Playsets …
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 3 November 2022
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It’s beginning to look like the holiday gift giving season … lots of new box sets and playsets … Florida 500 Race … Bubba Wheelhouse has not been updated with the eyelid line but with the dark design, it doesn’t matter very much (M. Fast Fong & Ryan Inside Laney already out with the eyelid […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS On the Road: Open Look at Sarah Coggs and Noriyuki
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 2 November 2022
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From the short, SALT FEVER … Sarah Coggs and Koriyuki. While Sarah is a typical Pitty, the googles and hat are cute and a nice new touch … Noriyuki is an all new diecast body with some fun touches. In the short, he appears to be lugging around metal and wood pieces.

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: 2022 Singles Case DXV-95BJ
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 1 November 2022
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Singles Case DXV-95BJ  is a fun case with a bunch of new CARS! All NEW Dana Crankoff. ALL NEW Revney Grillante. AND Berta Butteswagon! Just a little wait on CARS 1 Berta … You have been holding your breath since 2009, right? And variants. We have gotten a Yellow Hydraulic Ramone but in metallic yellow […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS On the Road: Dino Park Dinosaur Mini Racer CARS
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 31 October 2022
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The new Mini Racers CARS on the Road Dino Park diecasts are ultra cool! The 2022 Series 4  has some fun new dino Mini Racers! Box is pretty obvious it has CARS on the Road diecasts. Ankylosaurus (#37) Quadratorquesar (#43) Road Trip Lightning McQueen (metallic, though not marked as such) (#39) It does include Ivy […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS On the Road: 2022 Singles & 2-Pack Checklist
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 28 October 2022
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This looks like the complete list of singles & 2-packs for 2022.* Happy collecting! *Yes, there is a 2-pack with Kay Pillar-Durev & Mater but since Mater looks like every CARS Mainline Mater single so you should just pick up the single of Kay. There is also a box set, Circus Velocitas of the “SHOWTIME” […]