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It was the key competitor of Matchbox before 1997, when Mattel purchased Tyco Toys, then-owner of Matchbox.
Many auto manufacturers have licensed Hot Wheels to make scale models of their cars, permitting using original design patterns and detailing. Although Hot Wheels were originally intended for children and young adults, they have become popular with mature lovers, for whom limited edition versions are currently made available.
Racing track set
Along with the cars themselves, Mattel made a racing track set (sold separately). Though it could be updated during time, the initial trail consisted of a series of brightly colored orange street segments (pieced together to form an oblong, circular race track), together with a single (or sometimes two) “super hitter” (faux service stations through which cars passed onto the paths, featuring battery-powered spinning wheels, which would propel the cars along the paths).
Through time, Hot Wheels cars are collected mostly by kids, but at the last 15 years[vague] there has been a rise in the number of adult collectors. Mattel estimates that 41 million children grew up playing with the toys, the normal collector has over 1,550 cars, and kids between the ages of 5 and 15 have an average of 41 automobiles. Most consider the collecting craze started with the Treasure Hunts in 1995. Mike Strauss has been known as the father of Hot Wheels amassing; he has arranged two collectors’ occasions annually in some form since 1986. The first event was the yearly Hot Wheels Collectors Convention, generally held every year in the fall. The conference happened in various locations around the nation before 2001, once the very first Annual Hot Wheels Collectors Nationals was put together. The Hot Wheels Collectors Nationals rotate among cities out of California during the spring. Strauss has also published the quarterly Hot Wheels Newsletter since 1986 and has been one of the first to unite collectors all over the world. In addition, he writes on the Tomart’s Guide To Hot Wheels, a publication listing history, automobile descriptions and worth, which is used by virtually every collector to find out more about the hobby along with their collection. Strauss sold his collection from 2011 and retired in the Hot Wheels Newsletter.
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