Life-Size Hot Wheels Track Breaks World Record

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As far as publicity stunts go, this is pretty great: a giganto-sized orange Hot Wheels set. And unlike the ones you played with as a tyke, the car didn't go crashing into a wall, but broke a distance world record.


The big boy-sized Hot Wheels car, with X-Games veteran and stunt driver Tanner Foust, flew 332 feet after hitting a ramp below a 10-story track drop. The landing looks a little rough! Now, time to do it with a giant orange loop, please. [Hot Wheels]



Why did they pixelate the driver's face? Worried about his insurance rates going up or something? Odd since his name is listed here.....