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  1. Defining "DESIRABILITY" of Die cast models?

    Diecast Car Collecting General Discussions
    Hello, Trying to understand the factors that lead to a product being desirable. Jotted down a few... 1. Relating to self: Based on past experience, a particular diecast model can be desirable. For example, Oktoberfest 2019 Volkswagen van coz i visited it in 2019 2. Packaging: The card...
  2. Can you remove and swap the hood from Greenlight Cars?

    Diecast Car Customs
    Some Greenlight cars have the ability to open the hood. Is it possible to remove this and swap it for another hood?
  3. DJR Shell Ford Collection

    DJR Shell Ford Collection

    My ATCC / V8 Supercars DJR Shell Ford Collection as of July 2015 - Apex Replicas, Biante, Classic Carlectables and Custom models - 1992 Sierra Cosworth RS500 / 2000 AU Falcon / 2002 AU Falcon 1:18, 1:43, 1:64 and 1:87 scales - drivers Dick Johnson, John Bowe, Paul Radisich, Steven Johnson and Greg R
  4. DJR Shell Sierra

    DJR Shell Sierra

    Customising DJR Sierra The back wheels are the original Matchbox wheels The front wheels are wheels from a Hot Wheels (Delorian) car
  5. DJR Shell Sierra

    DJR Shell Sierra

    My custom DJR Shell Team Ford Sierra Created: May 2015
  6. Matchbox Shell Sierra DickJohnsonRacing Australia

    Diecast Car Customs
    1:64 scale custom 1992 DJR Shell Team Ford Sierra made from a Matchbox body with wheels from a Hot Wheels (Delorian) car. Painted with Tamiya paint. The Shell Sierras were the first race cars I followed as a 11 or 12 y.o. I watched nearly every race with my dad. I remember John Bowe coming first...
  7. 1/64 Fast and Furious Five customs Corvette+GT40+Pantera+Porsche

    Diecast Car Customs
    Hi all, here are my 4 Fast Five custom cars, even on custom made cards, all made by John Spangler. All MY 4 cards have matching numbers, they are all #20/25. John, THANKS for this nice addition to my Fast and Furious collection! :thumbsup: For more informations and how he did them visit...
  8. 1/64 BMW E36 Coupe from 2 Fast 2 Furious

    Diecast Car Customs
    Hi all, today I got my custom made BMW E36 Coupe from 2 Fast 2 Furious movie. It has new chrome wheels from a Pro Circuit car and new paint with some decals. It looks really great in my Fast and Furious collection :p I will post more pics with other cars later, so check again for updates...
  9. Custom 62' Corvette

    Diecast Car Customs
    Newest custom, this one a 62' Corvette. this one has been painted about 3 times previous...just never got the color right. I like this version better than the previous iterations. Just sharing with the group, love the site....so much fun!
  10. Wheel swapping

    Hot Wheels General Discussions
    Can anyone please tell me how and if I could wheel swap hot wheels without a drill? Thanks!
  11. HELP! how to camber?

    Model Cars
    I am new to the model world and i would like to be enlightened on how to get my 1/24 scale tamiya to have camber. any thoughts or instructions would be absolutely lovely.
  12. Custom 2 JL 2010 Viper SRT10

    Diecast Car Customs
    My Custom 2: JL 2010 Viper SRT10 Second custom. Simple wheel swap and wheel coloring. Added a spoiler to give it more of a "GT" feel, "lowered" rear "suspension" and colored in the side vents ^^
  13. Sizzlin' Summer Car Shows in MYstic Beach

    Diecast Car Dioramas
    Well, now that Spring is over, things are really heating up in Baynard County... and the Sizzlin' Summer Car Show Season is kicking off: First up is the Flame Brigade Car Club Next is the Low Rider & Land Yacht Show Sneak Peek: Fire Brigade Car Show by PMC 1stPix, on Flickr Sizzlin' Summer...
  14. Sahara Survivors

    Diecast Car Customs
    Hello, HobbyTalk! My name is Aiden, and I really like the 'Sahara Survivor' casting by Matchbox - but what's its biggest problem? In my opinion, tt looks like it hasn't been anywhere near anything involving either the Sahara, or surviving! Especially in that so-shiny unpainted model that came...