Useful Definition for acronyms
and terms found in my listings
||A type of package which has a plastic
bubble that holds the car usually to a piece of cardboard. Some brands
use an all plastic blisterpack with cardboard trapped in-between the plastic.
|Color Changers (CC)
||A series of Micro Machines that changed color when exposed to a hot or cold environment. These were bonus cars on blisterpacks in the mid 1990s.
||A series of Micro Machines with opening or moving features, such as doors and hood.
||The original manufacturer of Micro Machines, later bought out by Hasbro.
||The toy manufacturer that bought out Lewis Galoob Toys in 1998 and now owns the copyright to "Micro Machines"
||Hot Wheels, a brand of toy cars.
||Johnny Lightning, a brand of toy cars.
|Lewis Galoob Toys, Inc
||The full name of Galoob, the original makers of Micro Machines.
||Matchbox, a brand of toy cars.
||A term used to describe the scale somewhere between 1/87 and 1/160 that Micro Machines and other micros are.
||Mint On Card, Still sealed in the original
blistercard. Car may have factory defects.
||Mint In Box, Still sealed in the original box.
Car may have factory defects.
||A brand of micros manufactured by Simple Wishes. These were famous for the ball bearing in the chassis.
||The secondary paint, such as the stripes, number, or company logo painted on a car. Usually applied by a rubber stamp like process.
||Treasure Hunt, A limited edition Hot Wheels
car that is
randomly implanted in the cases of regular
||Racing Champions, a brand of toy cars most
famous for their NASCAR line.
||Volkswagen, a brand of car.
||White Lightning, A hard to find variation of
Lightning car. Usually something on the car
white when it normally is not.