Hot Wheels are toy cars that have been gaining popularity in Indonesia since the 90s and early 2000s. This metal toy became a popular playmate for boys at the time. These cars are usually played on special lanes that are similar to the Tamiya circuit, but in smaller sizes.
The small shape and the very many models make Hot Wheels not just a mere toy. Until now, the existence of toys from the United States is still popular. Even the fans are adults who make Hot Wheels as collections.
Among the many car models issued by Mattel as the production of these toys, there are some of them which are categorized as the rarest and most sought after by collectors.
There are several factors that make this small car the most sought after by collectors. First, because of the issue, the older the Hot Wheels model is produced, the more likely the more people who want it. In addition, Hot Wheels with special editions are also usually sought after by collectors because they are not widely produced.
There is also a hunted collectors because of this toy model only produced a few. So the price also soared even billions of rupiah. Wow, you can buy an original car, then.
Well, here is a row of rare and most sought after Hot Wheels:
1. The Mystery Machine.
The car from the Scooby-Doo movie is one that must be owned by collectors. Because, this special edition is not much produced anymore. Now the price of a used car The Mystery Machine is priced from 20 USD – 100 USD
2. Purple Olds 442.
From its design, this car was inspired by a real Oldsmobile 442 car. Hot Wheels, which were produced in 1971 in purple, cost around 1500 USD 10,000 USD
3. Diamond Encrusted Car.
4. Pink Rear-Loading Volkswagen Beach Bomb.
Toys that are inspired by Volkswagen branded cars are only two in the world. Because of its rarity, The Beach Bomb is priced from IDR 100,000 – 150,000 USD.
5. Blue Rodger Dodger.
This one model toy also includes a super rare. Cars produced in the mid-1970s were only seven in the world. If you are interested in buying, the price is now around 11,000 USD