GreenLight Goes Global with 1:64 Motor World Series 2
Indianapolis, IN (April,5 2010) GreenLight Collectibles debuted the Motor World line in 2009 as a diverse offering of vehicle brands from around the globe. 1:64 Motor World Series 2 continues the trend of offering vehicles from different corners of the world, with die-cast model car replicas from the USA, United Kingdom, Italy and Germany. Motor World is an affordable collectible die-cast line that features vehicles from global car manufacturers. Well known domestic brands such as Cadillac, Chevy and Ford are paired with some of the most popular global car brands such as Jaguar, Lamborghini and BMW.
“This collection creates an eclectic mix that appeals to die-cast collectors in every corner of the globe.” said Chaz Gilbert, GreenLight Production Manager.
This second 1:64 Motor World release follows the same sub-series branding system that was created with the first assortment, with three individual product classifications – All-American Series, Classics Series and Speed Series. Each sub-series is uniquely reflected on the blistercard packaging.
1:64th Motor World Series 2 includes the following twelve vehicles:• All-American – 1953 Cadillac Eldorado
• All-American – 1955 Chevy Bel Air
• All-American – 1956 Ford F-100 Truck
• All-American – 1965 Shelby Cobra S/C 427
• Classics – Land Rover Range Rover
• Classics – Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
• Classics – Mini Cooper
• Classics – Volkswagen Samba Bus
• Classics – Volkswagen W30
• Speed – BMW Z4 • Speed –Jaguar XK
• Speed – Lamborghini Gallardo
All twelve cars from Series 2 will be available at Toys ‘R’ Us, Meijer and Gordmans throughout the United States and through GreenLight Hobby Distributors/Wholesalers and Online Dealers around the world beginning in early April 2010.
Motor World die-cast model cars feature 100% authentic metal bodies in true 1:64th scale, plastic chassis, authentic detailed wheels and are officially licensed by the respective automobile companies. As with GreenLight Collectibles offerings, the “Green Machine” chase car program carries over into the Motor World line with 2% of the production run manufactured in alternate schemes to provide the marketplace with the rare vehicles the collector craves. In addition to the model features, Motor World die-cast replicas are presented in blistercard packages that feature individual unique car art for each vehicle in the assortment. The Suggested Retail Price for 1:64 Motor World is $2.99 USD.
GreenLight® Collectibles is a premier manufacturer and marketer of officially licensed, authentic die-cast replica vehicles. In 2009, the company has expanded to thirteen distinct product lines. GreenLight die-cast replicas are available in 1:18th, 1:24th and 1:64th scale and are officially licensed by General Motors, Ford Motor Company, Chrysler Group LLC, Carroll Shelby Licensing, Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, Grand-Am Road Racing Association, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company and Bridgestone Americas. Motor World items are produced in collaboration with HIGH SPEED Metal & Plastic Products Mfg. Co., Ltd. who furnishes Jaguar Cars Limited, Lamborghini Artimarca S.p.A., Porsche AG, Land Rover, Daimler AG, BMW AG and Volkswagen AG licenses.