Articles in the CARS Category

Disney Pixar CARS: Thomasville 500 Mini Stunt Set
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3 on 7 July 2020
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This box set was kind of mystery as it was not really a “mini racer” box set nor a regular one … then they added the last photo – it’s a Disney Store item. So, a nice display set but not part of the Mattel line. Also available at Amazon.

Leisurely Cruise at 179 MPH (Video)
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Posted in CARS on 22 June 2020
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Porsche Panamera GTS + Autobahn section with no speed limit … SMOOOTHHH …

Tuk It – Tuk Tuk, Red Bull Sports Style
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Posted in CARS on 16 June 2020
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“Red Bull Tuk It 2020 kickstarted on the 22nd of February, in Kaluaggala, Hanwella. The challenge was designed to test the body and mind of participants who embarked on the most grueling trip through bustling city streets and challenging off-road terrains. Passionate participants made their way through Sri Lanka’s most scenic and testing routes for […]

#Get Creative With Porsche: Recreating Iconic Images with LEGO
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Posted in CARS on 14 June 2020
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“When automotive photographer Dominic Fraser found himself stuck at home unable to travel, he began thinking of alternative ways to shoot his favorite cars …  I decided to use LEGO’s Speed Champions models to try to re-create some of my favorite images from motoring history …” You can check out his Instagram HERE with his […]

Old Dealership Pictures Facebook Group is a Fun Road Trip
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Posted in CARS on 13 June 2020
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There is a Facebook Group of ‘Old Dealership Pictures’ and it’s fun road trip back … it’s local ads, dealership photos and car lots … Check it out HERE.

1:64 Scale Diecast Slot Racing Champion of the World!
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Posted in CARS on 12 June 2020
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These guys with a lot of time and money have converted 1:64 diecasts of “everything from American stock cars to bubble economy-era Japanese sport compacts and modern supercars—representing Hot Wheels, Matchbox, and Tomica” and put them in one race to determine the champion of all time …

If You Love Autos and Cars
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Posted in CARS on 24 March 2020
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Can’t go now, but this looks like a pretty fun place to visit for the day in Pennsylvania. Check out their inventory here.

Fiat 500 – Original Luigi
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Posted in CARS on 20 March 2020
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The first Fiat 500 aka “Topolino” … or to use CARS collectors, Uncle Topolino. The original Luigi … Fiat 500 or much cooler in Italian – Cinquecento (from 1957 to 1975).

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 […]

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.