Articles in the CARS Category

Always Put Dino or Dinoco in Your Gas Tank!
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Posted in CARS, Disney Pixar CARS on 13 April 2021
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In the real world, Sinclair back in the day had some cool looking gas stations that might even be fancier than Flo’s! (And ‘Service Station’ meant greeting and pumping your gas at the pump … do they still do that in Oregon & NJ?) Toy Story “Dinoco” – a brontosaurus just like Sinclair. By Toy […]

Guy Builds Detailed “Dwarf” Autos … (Video)
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Posted in CARS on 5 April 2021
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Pretty amazing what you can do with an old fridge … apparently … Imagine if you had to collect this scale …

World’s Largest Diecast Machine – Tesla
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Posted in CARS, diecast on 22 February 2021
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World’s largest diecast machine – Tesla. Just like Lightning McQueen … only about 400 at a time … You can check out the video HERE.

Corgi, Dinky & Matchbox: The Collectors Old Toy Shop, Halifax
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Posted in CARS on 29 January 2021
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Fun look at Corgi, Dinky & Matchbox diecasts at The Collectors Old Toy Shop, Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK. You can find more pics and the story HERE at AUTOCAR. The store looks exactly as you think it might. 🙂

Hot Wheels: Kermit’s Ride
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Posted in CARS on 28 January 2021
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Kermit has a nice ride … BTW, the Muppet Show is now on Disney+ …

Guy Builds Wood Ford F-150 Model From Scratch (Video)
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Posted in CARS on 27 January 2021
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He lost no fingers … probably helps to have $10,000 worth of tools … 🙂

Print & Make Your Own Papercraft Nissan Cars
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Posted in CARS on 12 November 2020
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From the Japan Nissan website, all their car models as papercraft PDF’s you can download and make! Chere it out HERE! (just click on the plus and then the PDF link).    

Diecast: The Scale of It
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Posted in CARS, Toys on 10 November 2020
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Of course, 1:55 is not included …

Guy Turns 1970 Brochure Rendering Into Actual Car’s Paint Job
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Posted in CARS on 9 November 2020
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In 1970, Dodge printed up a brochure to help people choose a color and this guy turns his actual Barracuda into a real paint job. On display at the Wellborn Muscle Car Museum, you can get a poster of it.

NASCAR Retro Paint Schemes
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Posted in CARS on 3 August 2020
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Well, it helps that when the cars were actually ‘stock,’ well, stock looking … kind of sad now when you have to squint really hard to see if it’s a Camry or a Camaro … And not from NASCAR but the Indy 500 but it’s nice when they pile the cash around you in Victory […]