Vintage Toy Motorcycles….made in Italy

Staying on the 2-wheeled theme of the last blog, I thought I’d say a few things about diecast motorcycle models.  The majority of the modelers who collect in this area seem to focus on plastic kit building.  It is a much smaller niche than automotive modelling.  In general, much less product has been produced over […]

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What’s In The Barn? Now you know.

As some know I am a nut for wheeled vehicles.  Anything.  Well OK not aircraft.  Or farm implements.  Nor trucks or commercial vehicles really except in special cases.  But I do love cars and motorcycles, particularly vintage ones.  This means made before 1980 with very few exceptions.  Modern “crotch rocket” type machines, with the 200hp […]

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