Majorette are returning to US market

Majorette pulled out of the US market in the nineties, but they return this summer, they have an exclusive deal with the Toys ‘R Us chain. I learnt about this on the Race Grooves Youtube channel: Race Grooves Weekend Show (Majorettes feature from 20:42 on) .  Majorette is a French manufacturer but like with Matchbox…

Peugeot and Land Rover

After the diecast excesses of the last couple of months, i wonder if I can restrain my diecast collecting this month. It is 3 May and I have already bought these two diecasts so far: a 1:57 Peugeot 206 WRC (Majorette) and a 1:64 Land Rover Defender (Matchbox). The Peugeot was over twice the price…

Majorette

I first encountered Majorette when I visited Paris at the tender age of 9, way back in 1974. They were similar in size to Matchbox but Made in France not Made in England. Today Matchbox and Majorette are both Made in Thailand. Of my twenty-one Majorette vehicles seven are Made in France, the others I assume…