Volkswagen of Mexico produced at their Puebla plant, a limited edition of 240 2.5 liter 150hp New Beetle ‘Hot Wheels®’ editions. Three colours – 94 units in Laser Blue Metallic (Y3Y3), 73 Salsa Red (4Y4Y) and 73 Black (A1A1), two-tone seats with ‘Hot Wheels’ logo in headrests, 6 CD/mp3 AM/FM radio, fog lights, rear spoiler, Salsa Red mirrors, ‘Hot Wheels’ decals to sides and rear trunk lid, commemorative plaque in center console, aluminium sport pedals, sunroof, 17″ alloy wheels with Salsa Red colour inserts and 225/45 tires.
Made to commemorate 10 Years of the New Beetle and 40 Years of Hot Wheels®.
Information courtesy Rafael Méndez and Yuri Ayala. Salsa Red picture courtesy Jorge Alfonso Martinez Lara. Hot Wheels Play Car courtesy Wiebren Huizinga.