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Friday, July 17, 2009
2:43 pm EST

Latest Hot Wheels Collector's Product Arrivals

On Monday, July 20th, we will begin fulfilling pre-orders for the following Hot Wheel items:

L2593-997L Hot Wheels Basic Car Assortment
N8378-999P Hot Wheels Larry's Garage Assortment

We received limited quantities of both the above Hot Wheels Collector's lines, and as of Friday afternoon, we still have quantities available for sale, even after fulfilling all our pre-order sales. Both assortments will include the latest castings and variations currently available in the market, within their respected series! To place an order for these newly released assortments, simply click the above hyperlinks to be directed to the product specific page. Remember, all Hot Wheels Basic Car factory sealed cases still qualify for FREE FedEx Ground shipping! If quantities remain on the Larry's Garage Assortment, we will place individual castings for sale on our website Wednesday, so be sure to check out the "Larry's Garage" page under the "Hot Wheels" category.

Larry's Garage Price Cut!

We have received some direct savings from Mattel and have decided to pass those savings onto our customers. For that, all Hot Wheels Larry's Garage factory sealed case sales and future pre-orders have been reduced from $42.00 to $35.00! Now is the best time to place your orders for the Larry's Garage series!


Wednesday, July 8, 2009
4:45pm EST

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Monday, June 22, 2009
4:34pm EST

Hot Wheels Collectors Line Announcement

Mattel has announced two Hot Wheel collector-targeted lines to their Fall 2009/Spring 2010 product lineup. Below are details regarding the announcements. Please note information is preliminary, names and product details subject to change.

Hot Wheels 1/64 Delivery Asst.

Hot Wheel collectors have asked, Mattel has answered, bringing 75 larger, more popular castings in 1/64 scale. This line will feature real-world auto parts branding, as well as realistic moving parts and opening compartments! Further details to follow...

Hot Wheels 1/64 Garage Asst.

This line of 39 castings will come direct from legendary Hot Wheel designers Larry Wood, Phil Riehlman, and Wayne Scott. This line of 1/64 scale castings will feature real rider tires, realistic paint scheme, and of course big engines!
Further details to follow...


Friday, June 13, 2009
10:12am EST

2009 Barbie Collectors Dolls Announced

The 2009 Barbie Collectors doll line-up has been announced. We have uploaded several photos and product information on the upcoming releases, including this year's Holiday Barbie doll. We are now taking pre-orders on many of the 2009 releases. Browse our dedicated "Barbie" page in our e-commerce store to reserve your favorites!


Thursday, June 11, 2009
8:36pm EST

2009 Hot Wheels® Summer Smash Rhode Island

The Rhode Island Hot Wheels® Club is proud to announce the second annual Hot Wheels® Summer Smash beginning August 27, 2009 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island. Although last years premier event was a blast, this years event is already promised to be bigger and better!

Hot Wheels® Deco Delivery
Hot Wheels® Deco Delivery (Mattel produced)
Available Exclusively at the RI Summer Smash (1 of 1000)

If your an avid Hot Wheel® / diecast collector, you won't want to miss out on this event! Join and meet collectors from all over the world for this exclusive 4-day event. From hotel room-to-room trading to downhill track racing, you'll find plenty of activities for both young and the young-at-heart to enjoy.

Scheduled to Appear:

Hot Wheels® designer, Jun Imai

Hot Wheels® designer Dave Chang

Author/Columnist, Mike Zarnock

Hot Wheels® Sizzler creator, George Soulakis

Author, Bob Parker

Liberty Promotions founder, Lee Pearlman


Customs legend, Chris "Nightstalker" Walker

Last year, the Rhode Island Hot Wheels Club raised $20,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. This year, The RIHWC hopes to break its previous record, helping make one very deserving child's wish come true.

Tickets for the event are $60.00 (children under 12 are free) and include event admission for all 4 days. Additionally, each ticket holder will receive a RI Summer Smash VW Drag Bus designed by Liberty Promotions! Tickets for the Charity Dinner are selling quickly, but still available.

Attendees are encouraged to reserve their hotel room early at the promotional rate of $109.00/night. Contact the Crowe Plaza Hotel directly at 401-732-6000 and mention the "Rhode Island Hot Wheels Club".
For more information regarding this years Hot Wheels® Summer Smash event visit