Matchbox 1969

My favourite years for collecting Matchbox cars are 1969 and 1970. The era when Matchbox changed from regular wheels to Superfast wheels in an attempt to compete with Hot Wheels, introduced in 1968. I don’t intend to look at every Matchbox year, I have previously looked at Matchbox 1975 and I intend looking at 1970,…

Mondo Motors

Mondo Motors is another Chinese manufacturer (Italian Design) which has been filling up the shelves of Pepela the local toy shop chain. I bought one model to have a look. I chose an Audi R8 because many model manufacturers produce a model of this car so it makes for useful comparisons between brands. It was…