Tomica Series – No.120 SUBARU BRZ

Smart. How to make the best of a casting. The BRZ by Subaru is a virtual copy of the GT86 by Toyota, so what better way to create two models from one casting. My musings are exactly the same for this casting as they were for the Tomica GT86. Not a fan of the silver…

Tomica Series – No.100 LEXUS IS 350 F SPORT

More Lexus castings, but a bit more normal than the usual fayre. I can see this being used as a getaway car for a bank job for some reason. The thing I am noticing about these Tomica’s – such as this model below – is that the detailing whilst minimal, is just about right. Compare…

Tomica Series – No.21 NISSAN X-TRAIL

Yeah, good casting, I remember Matchbox making one back a few years ago, but this is to date and relevant. So like most Tomica models, this is an addition. More importantly this model is available in world markets and not just a US centric vehicle that Mattel tend to portray. I am surprised that there…

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How to enhance your brand

As we know, Jason Horowitz is pretty smug at El Segundo. Not only is he enhancing his CV with the HW brand, but there is an abundance of funding as well to produce playsets, etc. Stark contrast to what Matchbox can muster. However, for years and consistently, Tomica has been producing a steady stream of…