Cohort Outtake: Hot Wheels

Hotwheels Jag

posted at the Cohort by dman-x

I know; I’m hardly the first one (or so I have to assume) to say it, but whenever I see a car (or shot) like this, all I can think is: Hot Wheels. And that the hot Wheels craze, must have influenced a lot of future big wheel and tire buyers.

Hot wheels t bird

Children are very deeply influenced by their toys, and how could a generation (or two, or three) not want to replicate this look on their own cars? Right down to the positive camber on the rear wheels. So where are the red-wall tires?