Mattel is proud of the awards Hot Wheels EliteTM received for its 1:18th and 1:43rd scale models in 2012.
FERRARI Model Club e. V. – Germany awarded first place to Mattel and Hot Wheels EliteTM models, a tribute to our continually improving efforts that have resulted in extremely detailed and high-quality reproductions of a wide range of Ferrari cars. After three consecutive years on the podium, Hot Wheels EliteTM is very proud of making it to the top!
Auto-Modell Report, the webzine for car modeling, recognized Mattel and Hot Wheels EliteTM for three great models.
In the 1:43rd scale category, both the exclusive 599 GTO and the F430 GT3 customized for the JMB Racing Team were recognized.
In the sports category, the 1:18th scale model of the extreme 599 XX was awarded as “Modell des Jahres”.
The French magazine MINAUTO mag’ awarded our 1:43rd scale A-Team Van for the special category “Coup de coeur de l’année”. Another great achievement!