Michael Zarnock has been collecting Hot Wheels since their inception in 1968. He is a two-time Guinness World Record holder for the most different Hot Wheels cars in a collection. He was recently inducted into the Die Cast Hall of Fame and most notably was honored by Mattel with a Hot Wheels "Mike Zarnock's Altered Roadster," based on the real-life roadster he raced in the early 1980s.
Keep a Close Eye on the Details
A variation between two similar cars, whether it's a different color enamel, a different wheel, interior, base, or window can mean the difference between a car worth $1 and one worth $100.
Covering 1989-2008, Hot Wheels Variations?The Ultimate Guide, 4th Edition is the largest and most comprehensive identification and price guide to variations with more than 5,500 cars listed.
Collector-friendly features include:
- Cars listed chronologically in release order from 1989-2002 and numerically from 2003-2008
- 3,100 identification photos arranged in numerical order, making it easy to identify vehicles whether loose or in a pack
- Handy checklist making it easy for you to keep track of your growing collection
Don't guess?know for sure! With Hot Wheels Variations?The Ultimate Guide
, learn to spot the important differences and add value to your personal collection. Let the search begin!