TLV – Neo for August 2018

Some fresh news from TLV-Neo: here are the next batch of releases for the latter half of this year. Re-jigs of castings (the Corolla) and a tweak on the Cedric casting recently mused about. The Low-Loader shows an interesting direction that TLV are going : larger more expensive castings, but still in 1/64. What say…

GIMS 2018

The Geneva Motorshow is no more, so I await for next year. But here are some of my highlights – I have more, but Instagram takes forever to add those hashtags using an apple phone…… #jaguar #ftype #svo #575 – #jlr #jaguarlandrover #britain #gims2018 #palexpo #palexpogeneva #car #carphotography #carphoto #carphotographer #nofilter #nofilterneeded #nofilternecessary #genevamotorshow #genevaautosalon2018…

Autech for June 2018 in TLV

I’m all for manufacturers recasting a model again, and to make a pretty good job of it, but sometimes it can be a bit repetitive. However the Skyline R33 four door Autech version is probably one of those most enigmatic of JDM’s with performance and power to match the an M5 or such. Such a…

December’s Order

Annoyingly I got stung for Excise and Duty on this order, but luckily there was as reduction in price, so it might just have evened itself out, but I am not sure. Anyway, I will be looking at these models, but as I am back FT at work, photographing them along with other normal stuff…

Hot Wheels – ’82 Nissan Skyline R30

What a choice of a casting!  I really don’t know if Mattel have the adult collector in mind when choosing these castings, but this is brilliant. JDM has made an entry into HW culture but often they are charactures with bad paint schemes aimed at the core market. What is delightful about this is that…

November’s Order

Well, I am now getting back into the swing of things again with TLV, so here is November’s order from Japan Booster: the Gloria Brougham is rather splendid. Musings to follow as usual. #November order from #Japanbooster. #tomicalimitedvintage #tomicalimitedvintageneo #tlv #tlvneo #onesixtyfourth #scalemodel #modelcar #modelcollector #diecastcollectors #diecast_daily #diecastcar #toycar #toycars #modelcar #Nissan #Gloria #gazelle #turbo…