Live and Let Diecast: The Podcast
Ryan, Lloyd, and Dan welcome special guest Cameron Vanderhorst. Cam is one half of Hooniverse’s Cammed and Tubbed Podcast. Cam was a ton of fun to have on the show. There was a lot of JDM talk, Porsche talk, and he filled us in on his writing career. You can find him monthly on Bimmerlife.com and he’s a drummer for the Lowsiders at lowsiders.com. The Lowsiders are a Psychedelic Garage Rock band. Cam’s Instagram: camvanderhorst Our latest purchases: Ryan: 1:64 Scale Tomica Mazda...
A Model Citizen
Ryan, Lloyd, and Dan welcome special guest Patrick Strong, the founder of Model Citizen. We had a great discussion on the state of diecast shopping in the US. Some great talk about Radwood. We looked at Autocult, a small but important German model maker, and really enjoyed learning about the Automobile Driving Museum in El Segundo, California. Partick told all about his real-life 1989 Toyota Panel Van (it’s a great story!). Our latest purchases: Ryan: Greenlight’s recast 1966 Cadillac...
$299 for a Hot Wheels car?
Ryan, Lloyd, and Dan discuss expensive diecast cars, the Live and Let Diecast Car Week competition, photography, and the eBay challenge is the Hot Wheels VW Raid Bus Prototype, if it pops up on eBay. Our latest purchases: Ryan: A trio of Lancia models, all in Martini livery, tops his list this week including a Lancia 037 by Kyosho, a Lancia Delta S4 by Autoart, and a Delta Integrale by Sunstar. Lloyd: 1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am by Yatming Dan: 2015 Jeep Wrangler in Border Patrol...
Ryan, Lloyd and Dan are joined by Scott Nadeau who calls in from the Raleigh, North Carolina. Scott is Live and Let Diecast’s Instagram and Facebook account lead and he does an amazing job. The Evening Standard in the UK says: “Live and Let Diecast @live_and_let_diecastThis account has a truly unique remit, posting photos solely of collectable diecast model cars. The account complements a well-known blog for the diecast collecting community.” They are slotted just below Subaru USA and...
Where do you keep them all Andy?
Ryan, Lloyd and Dan are joined by Andy Hawker who calls in from the Denver, Colorado area. Andy has an astounding collection of diecast cars mostly concentrating on 1:64 scale, but including 1:43, 1:24, 1:18 and others. How astounding? Try 17,631 cars, as of the day we recorded. Andy has a detailed database and has information about every model he owns. Our latest purchases: Ryan: Ignition Model Liberty Walk Nissan GTR 2nd Gen - Ken Meri Lloyd: BMW F30 3-series, M4 Coupe and Convertible...
Where do you shop?
Dan, Ryan and Lloyd discuss the models they recently purchased, where do people buy their diecast cars from, and what do your signficant others think of your hobby? Ryan talks about his Automboile Nissan 300ZX and 180SX ; Lloyd talks about his 1/18 Norev Mercedes GL and Automobile BMW E34 M5 Touring; Dan bought a Welly London Taxi at Disney World. We answer our first every listener question! You can check out Lloyd and Ryan's writing, along with others at...
Now for some smaller scale talk
Dan, Ryan and Lloyd discuss the models they recently purchased, different types of diecast models people collect, and why they collect. This episode we have Live and Let Diecast Moderator Phillip van den Hout. Dan, Ryan and Lloyd discuss the models they recently purchased, different types of diecast models people collect, and why they collect. Ryan talks about his 1/43 Nissan Note; Lloyd talks about his 1/18 Norev Merceds CLS; Dan has a 1/24 1967 VW Beetle from Greenlight; and Phillip...
Spielwarenmesse (Nuremberg 2018 Toy Fair)
Dan, Ryan and Lloyd discuss the models they recently purchased: Ryan has a new Minichamps Audi A4 Avant; Lloyd talks about his Minichamps 2011 Mercedes Benz SLK; and Dan talks his Norev 2015 VW Golf. Lloyd talks about the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair and the models he'd like to own. Other models we discuss: Sunstar cars Autoart Porsche GT3 RS Chaika (Tchaika) Volga Bugatti Chiron Norev Audi A8 Mercedes 70's SL model Alpine A110 Sunstar cars Autoart Porsche GT3 RS Chaika...
Live and Let Diecast Inaugural Episode
Dan, Ryan and Lloyd discuss the models they recently purchased, different types of diecast models people collect, and why they collect. Ryan tells us about his Mazda Cosmo Police Car, Lloyd discusses his Lexus LC 500, and Dan talks about his Tootsietoys Porsche 959 and Carrera RSR. You can check out Lloyd and Ryan's writing, along with others at LiveandLetDiecast.kinja.com Ryan is on Instagram at Ricer_Cube Lloyd is on Instagram at Pillarless_coupe Dan is on Instagram at dan.mosqueda,...