Book Description: Hot Wheels: The Ultimate Redline Guide Companion focuses on Hot Wheels related vehicles manufactured by Mattel from 1968 to 1977. New for this edition are chapters on the 1/43 scale Gran Toros series, Mean Machines, prototypes, and international packaging. This volume also features Chopcycles, Earthshakers, Farbs, Hot Birds, Hot Line, Hot Shots, Revvers, RRRumblers, Sizzlers, Small Shots, Zowees, and a special chapter featuring the collectible riders found with some of the vehicles. Besides vehicles, track sets are listed and valued, as well as sticker sheets and decals, parts, and related merchandise. Collector checklists are once again provided, in addition to user-friendly indexes. More than 1,200 full-color photos make it easy to identify each vehicle. This companion volume is essential for collectors who want a true picture of all the vehicles Mattel marketed during the Redline era. 2007 values.