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It was the key competitor of Matchbox until 1997, when Mattel bought Tyco Toys, then-owner of Matchbox.
Though Hot Wheels were initially intended for kids and young adults, so they have become popular with mature lovers, for whom limited edition models are currently made available.
Racing track set
In addition to the cars themselves, Mattel made a racing track record (sold individually). Though it could be updated throughout time, the original track consisted of a set of brightly colored orange street segments (pieced together to make an oblong( circular race track), with a single (or sometimes two) “super chargers” (faux service channels by which cars passed on the paths, featuring battery-powered spinning wheels( which could propel the cars along the paths).
During the years, Hot Wheels cars have been gathered mostly by children, but at the last 15 years[vague] there has been an increase in the amount of mature collectors. Mattel estimates that 41 million children grew up playing with all the toys, the average collector has over 1,550 automobiles, and children between the ages of 5 and 15 have an average of 41 automobiles. Most believe the collecting trend began with this Treasure Hunts in 1995. Mike Strauss was known as the father of Hot Wheels collecting; he has arranged two collectors’ occasions annually in some sort since 1986. The very first event was the yearly Hot Wheels Collectors Convention, generally held every year at the autumn. The convention occurred in various locations around the country before 2001, when the very first Annual Hot Wheels Collectors Nationals was assembled together. Ever since that time, the Conventions are held each year in southern California. The Hot Wheels Collectors Nationals rotate one of cities outside of California throughout the spring. Strauss has also released the Rs Hot Wheels Newsletter since 1986 and was one of the very first to combine collectors all around the world. He also writes the Tomart’s Guide To Hot Wheels, a publication listing history, automobile descriptions and values, which is used by almost every collector to find out more about the hobby and also their own collection. Strauss sold his collection from 2011 and retired in the Hot Wheels Newsletter.
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