2019 Model Car Hall of Fame Inductee Class

2019 Model Car Hall of Fame Inductee Class   Automotive Artist: Marcello Gandini Born in Turin, Marcello Gandini began designing for now-legendary marque Lamborghini early in their history as head of Bertone.  As the designer behind the legendary Miura and Countach, Gandini has solidified his position as one of the great designers in automotive history. […]

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The Most Valuable Hot Wheels Cars Ever!

The Most Valuable Hot Wheels Cars Ever! If this list doesn’t make you double-check your personal collection, you might be crazy. By Andrew Wendler and Austin Irwin for Car and Driver DEC 5, 2019 Barcroft Media/Car and Driver _____ Hot Wheels celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2018 with one of its best years ever. We called […]

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Millions of items coming to hobbyDB from our newest partner, Heritage Auctions!

We are super excited about working together with Heritage Auctions, here the official press release text  – Heritage Auctions and hobbyDB to Bring Vast Collecting Archives to the Masses DALLAS, Texas (November 14, 2019) – Heritage Auctions, the world’s largest collectibles auctioneer is helping collector site hobbyDB document and provide values for every collector. Designed […]

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Reproduction Redline Blisterpack Card Spotters Guide

Seeing a particular seller on eBay sell an endless amount of “estate find” Hot Wheels Redline blisterpack cards has prompted me to create this blog.   Dont be fooled by his auction description: “ Don’t bid based on them being originals, Since I picked them up at an estate sale there is no way to know […]

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Meet hobbyDB’s Newest Backers! Part 1: The Industry Insiders!

We’re thrilled to have so many new shareholders from so many different walks of life! Some are site super-users, others are people who have worked in the collectibles industry for years and love what we’re doing for collectors! Today we’re featuring some of the latter; a few industry stakeholders who believe in the hobbyDB mission […]

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