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Malibu International was a Hong Kong based company that had been making the "Motorworks" series as the house brand for Walmart in the mid 2000s.

In 2004, there were 5 cars in the series.

In 2005, a new series of low rider cars were added. All the castings are a bit bigger in scale than the traditional 3" diecasts.

Another line of cars were made in 1:87 scale by High Speed called the "Model Collection". The Malibu International logo replaced the High Speed logo on the casting base plates. With the packaging showing a San Leandro, California address for Malibu International.

Another series by Malibu International is called Micron City and includes the Department of Corrections Bus casting.

An unspecified relationship to Trend Syndicate is also noted.



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https://www.hobbydb.com/subjects/malibu-international
Encyclopedia of Small-Scale Diecast Motor Vehicle Manufacturers - Sahakangas, Foster & Weber (2006)
 
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Malibu International Casting List

Model Collection Scale 1:87
Alfa Romeo Spider 1300 Junior
BMW 530I
BMW Z4
Cadillac Eldorado 1953
1955 Chevrolet Bel Air 2 Door Post
Chevy Bel Air 1955 With Caravan
1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS-396
1957 Chevrolet Corvette
Dodge Viper RT/10
Ford Thunderbird
2004 GMC Denali
Jaguar Sedan
Land Rover Discovery 3
Mercedes Benz SL500
1954 Mercedes 300 SL Cabriolet
Mercedes Benz S Class
Mercedes Benz L319 Van
Mini Cooper S
Peterbilt Tractor Cab
Porsche 356 Cabriolet
Porsche 356A
Porsche 911 Carrera S
Porsche Cayman S
Porsche Cayenne Turbo
Porsche Carrera GT
101 - 1965 Shelby AC Cobra
VW Cargo Van
VW Kafer
Volkswagen Kafer with Caravan 1:87
VW Karmann Ghia Coupe With Caravan
VW Bus T1 Samba
VW Bus T1 Samba With Caravan


Micron City
06004 - Department of Corrections Bus -1:80

Model Collection Scale 1:64
Alfa Romeo 156 GTA
Audi A6 2004
Ford Focus Convertible
Jaguar E-Type
Lamborghini Murcielago R-GT
Land Rover Range Rover
Malibu VW T1 Samba bus - 1:64
Porsche Cayenne Turbo - 1:64
Volkswagen New Beetle Cabrio
Volkswagen Touareg

Loc Riders
67002 - 1961 Chevrolet Impala SS Lowrider


Reel Rides
1958 Porsche Speedster
 
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