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2020 Treasure Hunt Price Guide Released!

Now available on Amazon.com, with other retailers to follow. Check out the completely updated and revised 2020 version of the Guide, which includes cleaned-up pics, Current 2020 pricing with fully-vetted values that were completed just prior to the release, new … Continue reading

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Mattel Hot Birds!

“Ready on the Flight Deck. Check your HOT BIRDS equipment… flaps… dive brakes… retractable landing gear. Connect the nearly-invisible Sky Line. Now – Take off! Fly! Soar! And bring her in for the perfect landing! You’re the pilot!” This was … Continue reading

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Tips for New Hot Wheels Collectors

So, you’ve decided to start a Hot Wheels collection? Congratulations, and welcome to one of the most diverse hobbies that you could’ve chosen to dedicate your time and disposable income to! Since 1968, Hot Wheels have captured the imaginations of … Continue reading

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In-Work on the 2018 Treasure Hunt Price Guide!

Well, it’s that time already…hard to believe it’s been almost a year since the last release!  I’ve just begun researching values for the 2018 Treasure Hunt Price Guide, and I’m hoping to have it released in late-March to early April.  … Continue reading

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2017 Treasure Hunt Price Guide Coming Soon!

Hey, all!  Hope everyone’s been doing well!  Just a quick post to let you know that I’m just about done with editing the 3rd Edition of the Treasure Hunt Price Guide for 2017.  There are some new features that have … Continue reading

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The Yellow Submarine Rides Again…

Back in 1956, in Liverpool, England, a 16-year old John Lennon led a band called “The Quarrymen.”  They would play small gigs here and there, but would become more complete in 1957 when they were joined by a 15-year old … Continue reading

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Ahead of It’s Time…The 1990 Acura NSX

Thinking back to the late-80′s and early 90′s, there are quite a few cars that could easily be classified as “ahead of their time.” The 1990 Nissan 300Z comes to mind, along with the Delorean DMC-12. I still see some … Continue reading

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Frosted Oat Mag Wheels With Marshmallow Cars!

I think many of us can relate to Saturday mornings when we were kids; was there anything better than sitting in front of the TV to watch cartoons, with a big bowl of cereal?  Not to me, there wasn’t.  I’d … Continue reading

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Star Trek Gets a 50th Anniversary Nod From Hot Wheels

“Space:  The Final Frontier.  These are the Voyages of the Starship Enterprise.  Its five-year mission:  To explore strange, new worlds.  To seek out new life; and new civilizations.  To boldly go where no man has gone before.” And, so goes … Continue reading

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Hot Wheels “Prototypes?”

pro·to·type ˈprōdəˌtīp/ noun:   ”A first, typical or preliminary model of something, from which other forms are developed or copied.” If you’re any kind of a regular on eBay searching for Hot Wheels, you’ve most likely come across an “Ultra-Rare, Un-spun Prototype!” … Continue reading

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