This Genius Figured Out How To Drift Hot Wheels Cars

With enough imagination, a Hot Wheels or Matchbox die-cast car can do almost anything. But in real life, their abilities are limited to pretty much just rolling forward. Unless they're in the hands of Phil Foss who's actually found a way to get Hot Wheels and other toy cars to drift around corners like Ken Block was… » 2/05/15 9:00am 2/05/15 9:00am

One Hoon's quest to find the source of all Diecast cars

Hooniverse's own Jay Ramey spent a summer in Hong Kong, and during his time there he made it his mission to track down rare 1:43 diecast cars from the 80s and 90s. A daunting task, considering he could only read Cantonese numbers... » 6/12/13 1:57pm 6/12/13 1:57pm

Here’s Your $76,500 Platinum Toy Car

Tom Cruise’s $30,000 toy Indy racer for his kid? Please. Consider this: an all-platinum Datsun Fairlady Z created by a Japanese jeweller to mark the 40th anniversary of model maker Tomica and the Fairlady Z itself. » 3/19/10 4:00pm 3/19/10 4:00pm