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by malethor
Mon Feb 25, 2013 1:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!
Replies: 508
Views: 313591

Re: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!

DanielB wrote:
The rims have a 2.2cm diameter btw, so perfectly in scale. :good:


Great news!!! It seems that you were right when you said that were only the tires that could be fixed.

Thanks for post it
by malethor
Tue Feb 12, 2013 1:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!
Replies: 508
Views: 313591

Re: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!

[http://www.blogcdn.com/www.autoblog.com/media/2009/01/barret_kitt_replica_large_13.jpg Compare this photo with a hot wheels photo and you can see the diferent, not only the tires are bad. (It would be easy to fix buying another 1:18 tires) The rims are very good but they are small. (Nobody in Hot W...
by malethor
Mon Feb 11, 2013 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!
Replies: 508
Views: 313591

Re: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!

If you see the unpainted prototype images, the tires look like so good, and good proporcionate with the rims, but the the entire wheel was too small. To make a wheel with more diameter they made a bigger tire but dont change the rims. With another tire we could have a beautiful wheel but it still wo...
by malethor
Sun Feb 10, 2013 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!
Replies: 508
Views: 313591

Re: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!

Can anybody tell us if the elite rims diameter is 21.1? If it is correct I will eat my words, but they look like out of scale. And please Daniel, dont talk about kitt in past, HE IS STILL ALIVE!!! :D
by malethor
Sun Feb 10, 2013 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!
Replies: 508
Views: 313591

Re: Sneak Peek of New Hot Wheels 1/18 KITT!!

I cant understand how a brand like hot wheels can make a knight rider with that wheels. Is so dificult to make good proporcionate wheels? the problem is not the tires, is the rims,they are too small and the solution that hot wheels give us is a too big tire to take more diameter for the wheels. They...