I am looking forward to 2020.

TLV will continue to focus on famous cars in the early Heisei period. Tomica, September 2019 Possibly the best statement announced in diecast this year. For those not in the know: The Heisei era (Japanese: 平成) refers to the period of Japanese history corresponding to the reign of Emperor Akihito from 8 January 1989 until his abdication on 30 April 2019. So for Tomica to…

September 2019 floodgates!

Now this is very impressive. I was half expecting a next Evo for the TLV Neo releases in September 2019, but they have gone one better and will release this little lot: Most eyes will be diverted to the two Fezza’s which carry on an excellent start for true 1/64 Ferrari diecast. But my eyes…

Y32? Yes please.

My first musing for 2019 and it starts off very well. I think someone at Tomica is listening to me. I have been going on for a while that the TLV-Neo range needs more recent back catalogue and they have duly delivered in the form of the Nissan Gloria Y32. There is much that can…

More Ferrari fill from TLV

Continuing the new Ferrari journey, TLV brings in the Dino as a casting. Not sure if both warrant an addition to the Garage, but the ragtop is iconic.  Dino 246 G (red)Release date:  March 2019 price: 4,800 yen (excluding tax) Scale: 1/64 We will commercialise the most popular 246 g from among Ferrari’s first mid-ship car, Dino GT, which…