1969 Hot Wheels
HK - Shelby Turbine (6265)

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1969 HK Cars


Early Shelby Turbine Prototype
Courtesy of Unknown

Type 1 - Resin

Green Resin
Courtesy of Gerard
  • A resin cast of this car. Still needs some confirmation as to which variation type.

Type 2 - Early - Pre-Fuel Tanks

Blue
Courtesy of Pirvate

Blue
Courtesy of Bob Rosas

Blue
Courtesy of Bruce Pascal

Blue
Courtesy of Private

Blue
Courtesy of Mike Stephenson


Blue
Courtesy of Mike Strauss

Blue
Courtesy of Sid Belzberg

Blue
Courtesy of Ted Gray

Blue
Courtesy of Mickey Miller

Purple
Courtesy of Unknown


Purple
Courtesy of Bob Rosas


Purple
Courtesy of Ted Gray
  • The original intended versions of these cars.
  • They all have Clear Glass, Cream Interiors, US Bearing Wheels and smooth Chassis
  • These cars, being narrow, had problems in testing going through the Super Charger, so the next version, with Fuel Tanks, was developed.

Type 3 - With Gray Duel Fuel Tanks

Blue
Courtesy of Ken

Red
Courtesy of Mike Otte
  • The addition of plastic snap-on dual fuel tanks gave the Super Charger something to grab on as the cars passed through it.
  • To hold the tanks in place, a centered square hole and rear extruding post were added to the chassis.
  • The Fuel Tanks were dropped before production but the chassis changes still remained.
  • Reproduction Tanks exist in several versions of varying color and quality.
  • A few dozen orginal Fuel Tanks are beleived to be in existance.

Type 4 - Late - 1969 Toy Fair Banquet Cars

Chrome
Courtesy of Sid Belzberg

Chrome
Courtesy of Ted Gray
  • These production cars were given a special chrome plated finish.
  • Made specifically for a banquet sponsored by Mattel at the 1969 Toy Fair.
  • Each place setting was complemented with a car

Catalog Cars

info
1970 Toyfair Edition

Blue
Courtesy of Sid Belzberg
  • Neither is known to exist

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