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Kmart Moto-cross Racing Bicycles (1980)

Kmart Moto-Cross Racing Bicycles

Kmart Moto-Cross Racing BicyclesA perpetual motion racing ‘game’ made by Japanese toy geniuses Tomy, in which little bicycles race around a track forever. There used to be lots of these motorized track games in the 70s and 80s – perhaps you had something similar?

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Tomy Air Jammer Road Rammer (1980)

Tomy Air Jammer Road Rammer

Tomy Air Jammer Road RammerA toy powered by nothing but air? How cool was that? Answer: very cool, particularly if it was released in 1980 and looked like some kind of futuristic moon buggy.

This was Tomy’s first ever “Air Jammer” toy…

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Tyco Racin’ Hopper (1988)

Tyco Racin' Hopper

Tyco Racin' Hopper
AKA “Off-Road Racing Cars” – those little slot car miniatures of the famous Tyco Turbo Hopper R/C buggy.

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‘VW Beetle Toys’, by Matt Meyer

VW Beetle Toys

VW Beetle Toys

A nice book about collecting Volkswagen toys… that sadly excludes the very best Volkswagen toys of all time. Why?

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