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Poll: What types of diecasts do you mainly collect? (195 member(s) have cast votes)

What types of diecasts do you mainly collect?

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#26 OFFLINE   nelis

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Posted 18 September 2012 - 05:34 AM

I collect American Muscle cars from the '60s, '70s and sometimes '80s...

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#27 OFFLINE   schuifelhoofd

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Posted 18 September 2012 - 08:59 AM

US Musclecars '60-'70

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#28 OFFLINE   Anti

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 06:47 AM

Mostly european premium brands (audi, bmw, mb) with some exceptions.

#29 OFFLINE   Wellzie 74

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 08:58 AM

Cult Cars mostly, racers as well.

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#30 OFFLINE   Dave7872

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Posted 09 January 2013 - 06:53 AM

I collect models... :nice:
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#31 OFFLINE   jusali

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Posted 11 January 2013 - 05:04 AM

1/18 Rally, Group B and Group 4 interest me most.
Also hot hatches, but in 1/12

#32 OFFLINE   Jyi

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Posted 14 January 2013 - 10:57 AM

I basically collect anything I like  :wavetowel2:
Previously more into modern supercars and exotics, but recently I've been more captivated by classic cars by CMC as they offer fantastic detail and quality, and Exoto's XS line of F1 cars from what I'd call the golden era of formula racing. Still do collect AutoArt exotics, albeit at a slower pace than before.

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#33 OFFLINE   Burnett

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 08:04 AM

- Muscle cars
- Classic supercars (60's - 80's)
- US cars (1957-59)
- Classic Russian cars

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 01:30 PM

A very specific set of random cars! In essence, the cars I'd like to fill my garage with if my bank balance had a few more zeros. Still interested (and seriously tempted by) most models though!

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Posted 23 November 2013 - 09:17 AM

My vote went to modern street cars.

Used to be a pure BMW guy, but with the discovery of DX there's been Aston, Lotus, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo, Mercedes, Rolls Royce, Ford, Jeep, Chevy, Dodge, and even a 2CV added.
Looks like the most devastating blow to the wallet will come from the Bentley I am now crosseyed for.

#36 OFFLINE   Autobahn

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Posted 27 November 2013 - 08:50 AM

I collect street cars only, at least for now.  I love racing, especially F1 and Le Mans, but I have neither the money nor the space to build an extensive collection of race cars.  I am primarily interested in European (especially German) cars from the 1950s through the present, American cars of the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, and the occasional Japanese car (the Nissan GT-R is my favorite car made in Japan).
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#37 OFFLINE   VeeDub Matt

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Posted 13 December 2013 - 09:17 PM

My 1:43 collection mainly consists of vintage racers, but I have a few modern-day racers mixed in with the rest of the herd. :occasion14:

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Posted 21 December 2013 - 10:46 AM

1/18 - Ferraris (mostly red), Mercs (mostly black. If black is not available, then silver) and some random Supercars.
1/64 - Pretty much everything that has a decent paintjob and livery.
Collecting diecasts is like eating Pistachios. You can never stop after the 1st one :)

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#39 OFFLINE   seppuku

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Posted 23 December 2013 - 12:00 AM

moderno street cars

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#40 OFFLINE   Dutchguy

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Posted 23 December 2013 - 06:33 PM

Modern street cars but now I'm focussing on the vintage le mans racers

#41 OFFLINE   protzenegger

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Posted 20 April 2017 - 04:30 PM

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Mostly modern street cars (exotic/sports/GT), with a few classics in between.  I'll occasionally buy an outlier or three, like concepts or plain-body racers.

I used to collect anything & everything I thought was neat, but priorities, geographic uncertainty & a general lack of space kiboshed that long ago.

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