#1 cars really aren’t driven, as they are virtually in new condition. This is a #2 car at best, even if it looks pretty. Unless this thing has a nut and bolt restoration by a known shop, and all of those miles were attained before restoration, it’s not close to #1. It’s a lovely old car, might be worth 10K or even… » 4/28/15 9:57am Today 9:57am

I suspect the enormous amount of dirty/blood money that has bought its way into Blighty and now poses around in more expensive cars probably has some people irritated, too. Like the dbags guillotine class kidults who cruise around west London in daddy-purchased supercars, et al. Nobody will do anything about it, so… » 4/27/15 2:40pm Yesterday 2:40pm

Glad you like. The black Corvette and gold Firebird have been together for a long time - my grandmother got them for me at a yard sale maybe 25 years ago, as I told her I wanted older castings, and she knew to look for ‘Made in England’. As you can see, I “resilvered” some wheels, as I didn’t like the worn look when I… » 4/27/15 1:44pm Yesterday 1:44pm

[REVIEW] Lesney Matchbox Lambretta Scooter and Sidecar

Sunday is upon us once again, and today’s installment in the revolving line of Matchbox/Tomica reviews features a regular wheel gem. Today we see Matchbox 36b, the Lambretta TV175 scooter with sidecar. This entered the range in February 1961, and was replaced in May 1966. This was the second bike-related Matchbox… » 4/26/15 4:05pm Sunday 4:05pm