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Below is a list of suppliers Fred Russell, Bill Gehring and Doug Breithaupt have used safely and successfully.

Ebay:  Diecast & Toy Vehicles Alfa Romeo

Toy Fairs:  Regional toy shows are an excellent source of a wide variety of models. Prices are usually good and always negotiable. 

talesoftoycars.com     Since 1997, Doug has produced Tales of Toy Cars, for the past 10+ years as a daily Facebook blog.  This has been the second most effective way in which my collection has expanded. Feel free to contact me at dougbreithaupt@gmail.com or 206-323-0624.

Antique / Thrift stores:  Sadly, some car collections end up in antique stores as the family gets rid of too much stuff.  Some fun jewels can be found. 

Europe:  Most cities and towns in Europe have miniature car stores.  I research them and create a list prior to my travels so I do not miss them.

Retail Stores:   Target, Walmart, Fred Meyer, Toys-R-Us, Supermarkets, drug stores and other North American retailers. (Typically 1:55-1:76 scale range)

Replicarz:  https://www.replicarz.com/   Coming out of Rutland Vermont.  Very good mix of cars and they have a few cars made just for them.

CMC-USA:  https://www.cmcmodelcarsusa.com/   HQ is in upstate New York, with cars engineered in Germany, and manufactured in China.  Very high quality, mostly 1:18 scale, and mildly expensive.

Eautomobilia.com:  https://www.eautomobilia.com   True European depth of miniature cars but located in Vancouver BC.  Storefront:  Wilkinsons

Alpimodel:  https://www.alpimodel.com/   Located in Italy and carries a huge variety of Alfas and other Italian cars. 

Mondo Model Cars:   https://www.mondomodelcars.it/   Like Alpimodel, located in Italy and has a great selection of Italian cars.  

Amalgam:   https://www.amalgamcollection.com/?currency=USD  Coming from Germany, these are extremely amazing 1:8 scale and expensive.

DMW: https://www.diecastmodelswholesale.com/  Located in near Los Angeles, CA, they have a good variety and often reasonable prices.

Diecast Legends / Grand Prix Models:  https://www.diecastlegends.com/   Located in the UK, they have an outstanding level of quality, and mix of cars.

Laudoracing-Model:    https://www.laudoracing-models.com/en/  On the SE border of France, these people make great 1:18 scale cars ar very good prices.  The doors and hoods don’t open, but the exterior details are very good.  

Mint Models:   https://www.mintmodels.com/   Located in Albany NY, they have a wonderful mix of everything from Corvettes to Trabants.
  
EXOTO:  https://www.exoto.com/   Great miniatures are reasonable prices.  Owner may be overworked so if any purchase goes wrong, its tough to get it fixed.

ITALERI:  https://www.italeri.com/en    Almost exclusively model kits but a number of great Alfas (P3, Alfetta 158, Giulietta Spider, 179C, etc…)

MiniWerks:   http://www.miniwerks.com/   Custom, high quality miniature cars.  High priced but worth every penny.  Alfas at times.

Mini Garage:  https://minicargarage.co.uk/   Out of the UK, their focus is on 1:64 scale and they have some fun items.

CAR Model:  https://www.carmodel.com/   Located in Italy, they mostly sell new, but also have some second hand rare cars at times.

Below is a list of suppliers Fred Russell, Bill Gehring and Doug Breithaupt have used safely and successfully.

Ebay: Diecast & Toy Vehicles Alfa Romeo

Toy Fairs: Regional toy shows are an excellent source of a wide variety of models. Prices are usually good and always negotiable.

talesoftoycars.com Since 1997, Doug has produced Tales of Toy Cars, for the past 10+ years as a daily Facebook blog. This has been the second most effective way in which my collection has expanded. Feel free to contact me at dougbreithaupt@gmail.com or 206-323-0624.

Antique / Thrift stores: Sadly, some car collections end up in antique stores as the family gets rid of too much stuff. Some fun jewels can be found.

Europe: Most cities and towns in Europe have miniature car stores. I research them and create a list prior to my travels so I do not miss them.

Retail Stores: Target, Walmart, Fred Meyer, Toys-R-Us, Supermarkets, drug stores and other North American retailers. (Typically 1:55-1:76 scale range)

Replicarz: https://www.replicarz.com/ Coming out of Rutland Vermont. Very good mix of cars and they have a few cars made just for them.

CMC-USA: https://www.cmcmodelcarsusa.com/ HQ is in upstate New York, with cars engineered in Germany, and manufactured in China. Very high quality, mostly 1:18 scale, and mildly expensive.

Eautomobilia.com: https://www.eautomobilia.com True European depth of miniature cars but located in Vancouver BC. Storefront: Wilkinsons

Alpimodel: https://www.alpimodel.com/ Located in Italy and carries a huge variety of Alfas and other Italian cars.

Mondo Model Cars: https://www.mondomodelcars.it/ Like Alpimodel, located in Italy and has a great selection of Italian cars.

Amalgam: https://www.amalgamcollection.com/?currency=USD Coming from Germany, these are extremely amazing 1:8 scale and expensive.

DMW: https://www.diecastmodelswholesale.com/ Located in near Los Angeles, CA, they have a good variety and often reasonable prices.

Diecast Legends / Grand Prix Models: https://www.diecastlegends.com/ Located in the UK, they have an outstanding level of quality, and mix of cars.

Laudoracing-Model: https://www.laudoracing-models.com/en/ On the SE border of France, these people make great 1:18 scale cars ar very good prices. The doors and hoods don’t open, but the exterior details are very good.

Mint Models: https://www.mintmodels.com/ Located in Albany NY, they have a wonderful mix of everything from Corvettes to Trabants.

EXOTO: https://www.exoto.com/ Great miniatures are reasonable prices. Owner may be overworked so if any purchase goes wrong, its tough to get it fixed.

ITALERI: https://www.italeri.com/en Almost exclusively model kits but a number of great Alfas (P3, Alfetta 158, Giulietta Spider, 179C, etc…)

MiniWerks: http://www.miniwerks.com/ Custom, high quality miniature cars. High priced but worth every penny. Alfas at times.

Mini Garage: https://minicargarage.co.uk/ Out of the UK, their focus is on 1:64 scale and they have some fun items.

CAR Model: https://www.carmodel.com/ Located in Italy, they mostly sell new, but also have some second hand rare cars at times.

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