Hunting Grounds

In Tbilisi, there are a number of outlets for diecast models. Kinsmart are the easiest to find as they are sold in so many places: grocery stores, markets etc… When I was first in Tbilisi I bought many Kinsmart, they are nice reproductions, made in China for a reasonable price (around 6 or 7 lari),…

2015 Highlights: Part One (January to June 2015)

The year started relatively restrained. I managed to stay within my nominative budget of 100 lari a month for the first six months of the year. I still was able to buy a few nice models. January 2015. January wasn’t the greatest of months for collecting but I did find a 1:43 Scale Model of a…

200mph +

When I was a kid, production cars didn’t reach 200mph. The fastest production car was the Lamborghini Countach, with a top speed of 193 mph. The Ferrari 512 BB came close at 186mph. Now there are a few production cars capable of speeds in excess of 200 mph (322km/h). When you push a car past…