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TOMY International and NBCUniversal Announce New Collaboration with Crowd-Funded Back to the Future Time Machine Diecast Replica

Back to the Future Time Machine TOMY

TOMY has announced a limited-edition diecast model of the original Time Machine that captured hearts and minds from the original Back to the Future movie. The Time Machine replica will be available for pre-order starting July 11th and through August 11th, 2023.


The Model is authentically replicated in 1:10 scale measuring 17.40 x 7.80 x 5.48” with diecast metal parts. The interior and exterior LED lights are functional and movie-accurate, with a detailed interior and smoking rear fins. This is the first Time Machine car to be offered at this scale in diecast.


“The TOMY Prestige Select crowd-funded Time Machine replica transports fans and collectors to a magical moment in cinematic history,” said Travis Hoy, Brand Director at TOMY International. “We took great care in the design of this iconic movie car, giving the consumer an eye-popping experience right out of the box. We worked meticulously on the subtle details and devising ways that will delight owners as they discover each little feature like the side opening doors and free rolling wheels.”


Weighing in at 11 pounds, the TOMY Back to the Future Time Machine replica will be manufactured in the summer of 2024 and be delivered to the backers in October. Fans can purchase the replica on Kickstarter now through August 11, 2023.


TOMY International ( is a leading global designer, producer, and marketer of a broad range of innovative, high-quality toys sold to preschoolers, youths and adults under the TOMY and Ertl brands as well as products for parents, infants and toddlers marketed under Lamaze, The First Years, JJ Cole Collections and Boon brands. TOMY International’s mission is to make the world smile. TOMY International reaches its target consumers through multiple channels of distribution supporting more than 25,000 retail outlets throughout North and South America, Europe and Australia. TOMY International is a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan-based TOMY Company, Ltd. (Tokyo Stock Exchange Code No. 7867).  TOMY.