Pack your bags, GreenLight is taking collectors on a cross country road trip down the infamous Route 66 with this Route 66 1:64 Scale Die Cast 15-Piece Vehicle Set. The 15 car set will be packaged in a display Collector case with a road map marking out the "Mother Road" as it journeys through each of the eight states from Chicago to L.A. The cars chosen for this highly collectible item all belong, like the route itself, to the Golden age of motoring.
Route 66 pulls its nostalgia from those travelers of yester year that took to the pavement with a combined sense of adventure, romance and mystery that is as hard to define as it is to forget. The cars chosen to outfit this assortment tell a story by creating a mix of retro with modern-day cars representing history and prestige. Each car adds a unique ingredient to the assortment as well as the "first use" of the brand new GreenLight 1:64 Scale 2011 Ford Shelby GT 500 convertible tooling.
The collector packaging highlights numerous stops on the west bound journey; The Launch Pad in Illinois, Cadillac Ranch in Texas, to the Wigwan Hotel in California. The extraordinary, entertaining and eccentric sights and scenes offered, affirm the saying that "its not the destination, but the journey". These stops and stomping grounds for hungry and tired travelers proved to be oasis's of entertainment, marking in their minds the fun and uniqueness of this embarked venture.
The Route 66 1:64 Scale Die Cast 15-Piece Vehicle Set includes:
- 1959 Chevy Corvette
- 1964 Chrysler 300K
- 1965 Ford Galaxie 500
- 1965 Ford Mustang GT
- 1967 Dodge D-100
- 1968 Chevy Impala SS
- 1969 Buick GS California
- 1969 Plymouth Road Runner 440 6-Pack
- 1970 Ford Mustang Convertible
- 1971 Dodge Challenger R/T
- 1971 Pontiac GTO
- 1978 Plymouth Duster
- 1988 Ford Mustang GT
- 2010 Chevy Camaro SS
- 2011 Shelby GT-500 Convertible