Tag Archives: Hot Wheels

J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot to bring Hot Wheels to the big screen

Mattel and Warner Bros. Pictures have announced that J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot will produce Hot Wheels, a live-action motion picture featuring the iconic toy racing car. “As the global leader in car culture, Hot Wheels has been igniting the challenger spirit in auto enthusiasts for generations,” says Robbie Brenner, Executive Producer, …

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Hot Wheels unleashes Monster Trucks Expansion

The HOT WHEELS – Monster Trucks Expansion is now available to players. New content includes five new vehicles – Race Ace™, Tiger Shark, HW Demo Derby™, 5 Alarm and the legendary Bone Shaker™ in the Monster Truck version – and a fresh new environment, the Stop Motion Studio, featuring four …

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Hot Wheels Unleashed Design Battle crosses the finish line

Mattel and Milestone, a leading global racing game developer, have announced the winner of the Hot Wheels Unleashed Design Battle, an exclusive contest for the global community of the fast-paced arcade racing game. Hot Wheels Unleashed has sold over one million copies worldwide.  The contest ran between January 14 and …

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Dolu brings licensed Mattel ranges to the UK

After working in partnership with Mattel for the past six years in other territories, Dolu has confirmed that this year it will be supplying licensed toys, including Barbie, Fisher Price and Hot Wheels-branded products, to the UK market. The new items, all available for delivery from the beginning of May, …

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Hot Wheels celebrates launch of The Batman with new The Original Batmobile

In time for the new The Batman film premiering on March 4 and after the success of the Hot Wheels R/C The Batman Batmobile premium model, Hot Wheels has unveiled the new Hot Wheels R/C The BATMAN The Original Batmobile. The new 1:10 scale replica of the newly redesigned Batmobile …

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Mattel’s 2021 financial results “well ahead of expectations”

Mattel has reported its fourth quarter and full year financial results for 2021, which show the company is firmly in growth mode. Over the full year, Net Sales were up 19% as reported, and 18% in constant currency – the highest annual growth rate in decades. Mattel EMEA was the fastest-growing …

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Barbie named 2021 top global toy property of the year

Mattel has announced that Barbie has been named as the 2021 top global toy property of the year for the second consecutive year by global information company The NPD Group. According to data gathered by NPD, Mattel’s Hot Wheels Singles 1/64 Assortment was the 2021 global top-selling toy of the year, while Fisher-Price …

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WarnerMedia Global Brands and Experiences launches ‘The Batman’ toys and collectibles

To mark the cinematic release of The Batman this March, WarnerMedia Global Brands and Experiences has launched its most robust Batman film product collection in over a decade – including a raft of licensed toys and collectables.  Collectable manufacturer McFarlane is offering The Batman, The Riddler and Catwoman figures, all …

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British entrant takes top prize at Hot Wheels Legends Tour grand final

The winner of the 2021 Hot Wheels Legends Tour was selected today during a global livestream event at Jay Leno’s Garage. Hailing from Somerset, England, the 1969 Volvo P1800 built by Lee Johnstone will join a prestigious group of custom cars in the Hot Wheels Garage of Legends and will …

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Hot Wheels expands NFT Garage

Hot Wheels is growing its NFT Garage as it gears up to release Series 1, with 40 new NFT Hot Wheels designs for fans and collectors available from November 16. The Hot Wheels NFT Garage – Series 1 launch is another way for fans to collect artwork from Hot Wheels designed by the …

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