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URL: http://riceornot.ricecop.com/?auto=62795
Submitted by: DiRF
Comments: 9  (Read/Post)     Favorites: 0  (View)
Submitted on: 04-21-2007
View Stats Category: Vehicle Misc
Blue 1/64 Tomica Toyota Vitz 5-door... just like the one owned by Minamo "Nyamo" Kurosawa in Azumanga Daioh.


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4-21-2007 @ 08:47:53 PM
Posted By : wannabemustangjockey Reply | Edit | Del
Interesting concept, terrible execution.

4-21-2007 @ 09:01:06 PM
Posted By : DiRF  Reply | Edit | Del

[edit] nevermind.

[Edited by DiRF on 4-21-2007 @ 09:06:07 PM]

4-21-2007 @ 09:05:39 PM
Posted By : wannabemustangjockey Reply | Edit | Del
#2, Doesn't Tomica normally make higher-quality diecasts? This looks somewhere between Maisto and Matchbox levels of detail and quality. The body detailing isn't bad but the wheels and axles look like they came from a 25-cent Chinese toy and only the headlights appear to be painted. I guess my standards of what one can get for $1 these days are too high.

And in response to your edited comment, I am not trying to start shit. I am only commenting on the car.

[Edited by wannabemustangjockey on 4-21-2007 @ 09:06:44 PM]

4-21-2007 @ 09:07:04 PM
Posted By : DiRF  Reply | Edit | Del
#3, Yeah, Tomica DOES usually make higher-quality diecasts... this one was a special limited edition in this color... it was some kinda promotion... the normal Tomica line Vitz is a lighter shade of blue, almost turquoise.

[edit] Yeah, sorry, the original edit of #2 was uncalled for on my part, sorry.

[Edited by DiRF on 4-21-2007 @ 09:07:33 PM]

4-21-2007 @ 09:09:04 PM
Posted By : Subourbon187 Reply | Edit | Del
It does look a little chinsy from what I can see

4-21-2007 @ 09:09:41 PM
Posted By : wannabemustangjockey Reply | Edit | Del
#4, I've seen Tomica models (and have one) with much better detail and more painted parts, that's why I wondered.
Here's what mine looks like: http://www.fk.urban.ne.jp/home/keny...ICA/TO-MINI.jpg

I just noticed this Vitz appears to have an opening hood. If so, I give it extra points for that.

[Edited by wannabemustangjockey on 4-21-2007 @ 09:11:52 PM]

4-21-2007 @ 09:14:05 PM
Posted By : DiRF  Reply | Edit | Del
...and yes, I have quite a few other Tomica diecasts... my Initial D ones are quite nicely detailed http://photo.ricecop.com/pics/initial_d_1-64.jpg (the back six are not Tomica but rather Jada)

...and yeah, the Vitz's hood opens alright.

...and another Tomica diecast I have that I'm proud of... http://photo.ricecop.com/pics/primera.jpg basically the JTCC version of MY car.

[Edited by DiRF on 4-21-2007 @ 09:16:15 PM]

4-21-2007 @ 09:15:06 PM
Posted By : wannabemustangjockey Reply | Edit | Del
#7, Yeah, those are all nicely detailed. I imagine they cost a fair amount more too.

4-21-2007 @ 09:21:24 PM
Posted By : DiRF  Reply | Edit | Del
#8, Of the nine:

-Panda AE86 Trueno, Yellow FD3S RX-7, White AE85 Levin, Black R32 Skyline GT-R, Blue Sileighty, and White FC3S RX-7 were all in one set, which I managed to get exTREMEly cheaply. (mispelled eBay auction, I found it by accident)
-Green S13 Silvia was a standard BIN auction... the guy didn't know it was an Initial D car, so I snapped it up quickly.
-Panda AE86 Levin was a standard BIN auction too... and it isn't *officially* an Initial D diecast, but close enough to Wataru's turbo Levin.
-White Evo IV was bought through another site, another not-exactly-official Initial D, but close enough to Seiji's "MONSTOR" Evo... it's missing the MONSTOR decal on the hood, but then again, the *official* Tomica Initial D diecast of the car doesn't have it either.

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