Friday, September 27, 2013
JCCS Week: The Hot Wheels Datsun 620 hanging out with other cool Mattel vintage trucks...
As we at Lamley celebrate the Japanese Classic Car Show at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California today, we thought we would focus on the most un-JCCS quality of the brand new Hot Wheels Datsun 620.
The excitement among JDM'ers about the Hot Wheels 620 is well-documented, especially here on the blog. And we share that. I mean, how tasty are these pics?
But there is something decidedly American about the 620 as well. It is a pickup. And a damn iconic one at that, Japanese or not. So we decided to grab a handful of our favorite Matchbox and Hot Wheels classic pickups and throw them next to the 620. It is a simple, but it was fun.
(And remember, the 620 is now out. You can get it at Wheel Collectors...)
And the last two Hot Wheels pickups: