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Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Cruisin’ Lightning 2020 is Metallic
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 19 March 2020
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Thanks, “Mark T.” for the nice photos. The 2020 Crusin’ Lightning McQueen is not marked as Metallic but might as well be … with the inset windshield, the eyelid line and slightly repositioned eyebrows. Not officially metallic but very metallic-like. You can et a sense of how shiny compared to the last Cruisin’

Balloon Guy
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS on 19 March 2020
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Top 5 things to say to a balloon guy trying to make a buck. Do you sell balloons? I thought we had a helium shortage? Lightning is 95, not 90, I’ll pay you a $.10 for a clear defective one. Do you have the full Speedway of the South in the back? Can I pay […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Brand New Mater 2020 Variant
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 18 March 2020
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Thanks “Mark T.” for the nice photos. Brand New Mater is a 2020 variant. Eyelid line … But nice that is a unibody (still) – with the bed all metal. A113.

Hudson Hornet is Fabulous
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Posted in CARS on 18 March 2020
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The real Hudson Hornet looks pretty amazing, I’ve never actually seen one on the streets … 1951 until 1954 when Hudson merged with Nash-Metropolitan to become AMC. By 1954 after the merger, it changed looks to a bland looking car. The diecast looks pretty true to the 1952 version which was the NASCAR monster (the […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: “Silver Metallic” Strip Weathers is the King
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 17 March 2020
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Thanks “Mark T.” for the great photos. “Silver Metallic” Strip Weathers, the King is not particularly canon but it is gorgeous … It doesn’t hurt that the Road Runner/Daytona is one of the coolest looking cars ever … And as a CAR, equally cool. My neighbor had one. When it started up, it was a […]

Ferrari Slot Car Racing Video
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Posted in CARS on 17 March 2020
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This would be fun to with CARS … Of course, the Careers Disney Pixar CARS are pretty cool – you just need to build a to scale background.

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Walmart Easter Bins
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 16 March 2020
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Thanks, “Mark T.” for the nice photos and heads up. Walmart might be out of some other important items but some Walmart’s are getting a Mattel Easter bin dump display … Looks like singles CASE C & CASE D.

Disney Pixar CARS: Lightning Phone Wallpaper
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS on 16 March 2020
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If you’d like a nice high res wallpaper for your phone, right click to view and save (viewing version limited to 620 pixels)  

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: 2020 Singles Case DXV29-946D Recap
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 13 March 2020
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The 2020 Singles Case DXV29-946C is a  an excellent case with fun new releases and lots of returning CARS. The NEW to singles … Faregame, SILVER Jackson Storm, SILVER Miguel Camino and Next Gen NO STALL Jonas Carvers. Re-releases with the eyelid line. Cruisin’ Lightning is really shiny metallic now. Available in other cases but […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Next Gen No Stall Jonas Carvers
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 13 March 2020
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Thanks for the great photos, “Mark T.” Next Gen No Stall Jonas Carvers is ALL NEW, no appearance at all in box sets or otherwise. He is one of the last Next Gen names & racer revealed … there are probably only 7 more Next Gen racers to go?? Jim Reverick, Carbon Cyber Next Gen has […]