Chasing Die-Cast Cars (March 31-April 6, 2014)

Hola fellow Hot Wheels addicts. I was searching through posts and came across Lets Just Drive is Mkolabin's "Chasing Die-Cast Cars" series which is a summary of recent activity on OPPO featuring die-cast cars and the HWEP. I sent him an inquiry and he has awesomely allowed me to assist. » 4/08/14 9:20am 4/08/14 9:20am

How Greg Tracy Proved Human Drivers Are Better Than Drone Cars

Google engineers will tell you that one day robot-controlled cars will be able to drive better and safer than humans. One year ago, in a stunt for Hot Wheels, driver Greg Tracy proved just how far off those robots really are. » 8/07/13 9:16am 8/07/13 9:16am

How Hot Wheels Did Its Double Loop Stunt Without Killing Anybody

Last year at the X Games, Hot Wheels had Tanner Foust and Greg Tracy drive through a double loop, like the type we all made as kids. Except this time the cars didn't crash into each other and make a mess on your floor. This is how they did it. » 8/02/13 4:40pm 8/02/13 4:40pm

Watch The World Record Hot Wheels Double Loop Stunt

Mustachioed stunt driver Greg Tracy and former One Direction tenor Tanner Foust set a completely made up world record earlier today when they drove their cars through a double loop simultaneously at the X Games in Los Angeles. Tracy won, mostly because he did a Q&A with our readers on Friday. When will you learn, Foust? … » 6/30/12 6:28pm 6/30/12 6:28pm

Ask Stuntman Greg Tracy Anything You Want Before His Double Loop Dare…

You've seen Greg Tracy drive, you just didn't know it. The six-time Pikes Peak champ has been the wheelman in movies like The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift, The Bourne Ultimatum, and The Italian Job just to name a few. He's also going to attempt a world record double loop stunt for Hot Wheels Saturday with Tanner… » 6/29/12 12:00pm 6/29/12 12:00pm

2013 SRT Viper: Here It Is (In Toy Car Form)

So far the closest we've gotten to the 2013 SRT Viper ahead of its New York Auto Show debut next month is teaser pictures and renderings based on the image leaked by Hot Wheels. Although we still don't have pictures of the actual car, we now know what it looks like 1/64th scale diecast. » 3/04/12 9:00am 3/04/12 9:00am

Chris Burden’s Metropolis II is Hot Wheels heaven (and hell)

California artist Chris Burden’s city of 1,200 Hot Wheels cars is close to completion at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. It’s a giant, noisy, throbbing city of custom-built toy cars, and it’s also a sad farewell to the first century of the automobile. In Burden’s city, you see, the cars move on tracks. (via » 8/05/11 3:30pm 8/05/11 3:30pm