...don’t get me wrong, their Nissans and Datsuns are great, but they’re only the tip of the iceberg with vintage Japanese metal, both domestic and export models.
It was announced today that over 100 more Sears and Kmart locations will be closing this spring.
It’s 2018, which means a new group of cars will be legal for import into the US this year.
...still no D case models at my local Walmart, but they DID stock up on the new Star Wars cars (thankfully the majority of the bin was still mainlines, though they’re C ones), and on top of that, the new 9 car Gift Packs are in.
If you haven’t hit up your local Target lately, I’d suggest getting over there ASAP, because they’re getting D cases in.
As we all know, 2017 has been a pretty good year for diecast, and 2018 is already looking to be one of the best we’ve had in recent memory.
I picked up the game on day one (Deluxe Edition, that is), and have played through the story already. So, lately I’ve just been working on some project cars for fun.
The Lamley Group posted up a K-Day case unboxing, and it’s an interesting one...
I’m sure you all know of the many different kinds of cars in Japan that can be found on Goo-Net Exchange, but how about some of the oddities and hidden gems that can be found on the site when you look at listings marked ‘Other’.
...and that means today is my birthday! Here’s to the big two-five!
...you know what that means, right?
When people talk about importing Japanese cars to the US or Canada, they usually talk about either sports cars like the Nissan Skyline and Silvia, or little kei trucks and vans like the Daihatsu Hijet, Suzuki Carry, or Subaru Sambar.
Sadly, no pictures, partially because I didn’t have my camera on me, but also because it was on the road.
...but we’ve still got plenty of time to break away.
I was poking around Goo-Net Exchange and came across a real JDM unicorn...
...you realize that only one F1 team has had both cars not only finish every race so far this season, but have them both score points in each race...and their car is pink.
Because I can only recognize a few: the yellow car on the yellow one, which is the 2015 New Models version of D-Muscle (this one also appears on a gray sign), a white ‘original stunt brand’ sign with a Twinduction on it, along with another muscle car I can’t identify, but looks like a Mustang, and the blue one on the…
...then boy, do I have a game for you.
So, as with many of us, this snow is keeping me home from work. That means when the snow has us at bay, the gamers will play!