1970 Heavy Chevy

Of all the cars from my childhood, this was my favorite Hot Wheel, and the best car on the orange track. It was heavy enough to travel far, but could still make it through the loop. The chrome Heavy Chevy was only available through the club kit, but I was only 4 in 1970, so I imagine it was ordered through the mail by one of my older brothers and eventually handed down to me. As you can see from the photos, it was well played-with.

IMG_6845.JPG IMG_6846.JPG1970 | 6189 | Heavy Chevy (Club Kit) | chrome | redlines

Here’s a photo of the Hot Wheels Club Kit box, taken from the book, Hot Wheels A Collector’s Guide, by Bob Parker.


About marcboz

Marc Bosworth is an artist who teaches printmaking and works as an art director. He lives in a 100-year-old bungalow in Wichita with his lovely wife and their young ninja son.
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