Diecast Collector - February 2024

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Looking at the impressive range of pick-up trucks made by Johnny Lightning in the 1990s. Plus, all your regular favourites in the new February issue of Diecast Collector.

On Sale: 02/01/2024

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Inside the February issue of Diecast Collector, we bring you:

News and events - What's happening in the world of diecast collecting. 
The Corgi Years - Rick Wilson continues his series of year-by-year articles from the beginning of the Corgi brand in 1956.
A-Z of Collecting - In which Alwyn Brice continues his series, leafing through the alphabet of diecasts.
Collecting by numbers - Charting the evolution of the Matchbox Superfast range during the Lesney years, from 1969 to 1982.
Top Vintage Dinky - DTCA Chairman, Michael Driver, picks another vintage favourite from Dinky...
Dear Editor - Your diecast-related questions shared.
Toy Fair Times - News of upcoming events that you might want to put in your diary.
Toy Tales - Ed Karswell ponders the wonderful world of model collecting.

What's New - Six pages of new model reviews.
New from Oxford Diecast - Reviewing the latest model releases. 
Top 3 of 2023 - We take a look back at the last year, as our experts pick their favourite models.

Agritechnica 2023 - David Pullen travelled to Hannover for world leading international exhibition for agricultural machinery and equipment.
King on Monaco - It's been 60 years since Mini's first Monte Carlo win!
Mercedes-Benz 600 - David Lynn reviews a car loved by despots and dictators. 
Truckin' America - Mike Pigott looks back at this impressive range of pick-up trucks made by Johnny Lightning in 1997.
Cars with working lights - Andrew Ralston finds out why the big names started to add 'extras' to models.
Then and Now - In the first part of a new series, Steve Coles compares vintage models with their present day counterparts. 
Matchbox S2 Jet - Paul Brent Adams looks at a 1980s aviation oddity.
Vintage diecast manufacturers - Brian Howes explores the history of one of Britain’s hidden gems.

Auction news - Highlights around the auction rooms and online this month. 
Online results - We help you to put a value on your collection, with a look at recent online auction results. 
Price Guide - Value your collection with auction results from around the country.

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