Debut Series First Editions
Produced 2000 - Present
Designer Phil Riehlman
Number 24398


Arachnorod is an original Hot Wheels casting designed by Phil Riehlman that debuted in the 2000 First Editions. It gets its name from the combination of the words "arachnid" and "hot rod" because of the fact that the car's engine has a spider-like appearance. Arachnorod has two F12 engines mounted on the side it produces 1325 horse power which helps the car get from naught to its top speed of 332 mph (534 km/h) in under 25 seconds.The car also has two thrusters at the back producing 300 extra horsepower and increasing the top speed to 332 mph (534 km/h).


The Arachnorod has come out in the following 1/64 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
094 2000 First Editions 34/36 Metalflake Red Black, Yellow, Green and Pink on tops of fenders Gray / Plastic Black tint Yellow PR5 24398 Malaysia Arachnorod
137 2001 Mainline   41/144 Black / Silver Silver and red pinstripes,  Gray / Plastic Red tint Gray 5SP 50666 Malaysia Arachnorod137
137 2001 Mainline   41/144 Black Purple, red and green tampo Chrome / Plastic Orange tint Chrome 5SP ? China
137 - Arachnorod China
2002 Hot Wheels Originals Purple Light Purple & Orange Chrome / Plastic Tinted (Orange) Chrome PR5 ? Malaysia 2002arachnorod
120 2003 Mainline    6/32 Dark Orange 57095 Malaysia Arachnorod120
2004 Mutant Biotronic Kingdom Set ? ? Arachnorod 2004 24
152 2005 Mainline  19/50 Flat Black Silver & Red tampos on top Gray / Plastic Tinted (Red) Gray 5SP H9060 Malaysia Arachnorod side
178 2006 Mainline  56/96 Metallic Dark Gray Light Green Graphics on top Green tint Chrome PR5 ? Malaysia Arachnorod - 06Mainline178
067 2007 Street Beasts
Gray Blue, gray and chrome details Black / Plastic Light Blue White 5SP K7584 Thailand 2007-Arachnorod
044 2008 All Stars
Green Red and Light Red across top Black / Plastic 5SP M6910 Thailand 2008 Arachnorod green
044 2008 All Stars
Metalflake Blue Red and Light Red across tops of fenders Black / Plastic Smoke 5SP M6910 Thailand Arachnorod - 7878df
044 2008 All Stars
Orange Red and Light Red tampos across top Black / Plastic 5SP M6910 Thailand 41,
N/A 2008 Turbo Driver Car-Tridge Green Black - The Jungle Black / Plastic Orange Chrome 5SP N1711 Thailand Base has been adapted for game play N1711 0910 Turbo driver arachnorod
5pk 2009 Creature Cars Orange Spider Graphics Black / Plastic Light Blue White Blue OH5 N4070 Thailand N40705packcreaturecarsArachnorod
5pk 2010 Insectirides Red White Spider Webs with Blue Outlines Black / Plastic Light Blue Tint Gray 5SP R0967 Thailand Arachnorod - Insectirides 5-Pack
N/A 2010 Color Shifters Creatures Green / Yellow Unpainted Red OH5 R1180 Thailand Image Not Available
N/A 2011 Color Shifters Glow in the Dark Red / White Green and red stripes Unpainted Green OH5 V0610 Thailand Image Not Available
207 2011 Thrill Racers Cave
Metalflake Purple Blue & orange tampos Black / Plastic Orange OH5 T9914 Malaysia Blue spider

Date Code(s): D12

190 2012 Thrill Racers Swamp Rally
Metalflake Dk. Orange Black & brown flames Gray / Plastic Green tint Olive wheel, Gold Chrome Rim OH5 V5494 Malaysia Aracnorod
053 2013 HW Imagination Street Pests
Satin Metallic Blue Lt. Blue, Orange & Yellow tampos Black / Plastic Orange tint Gold Chrome Rim OH5 X1704 Malaysia Date Code(s): E40 Arachnorod-2012 053
053 2013 HW Imagination Street Pests
Satin Metallic Red / White spider glows in the dark Orange, Yellow & Green tampos Black / Plastic Green tint White wheel Green Rim OH5, glows in the dark X1889 Malaysia Date Code(s): Arachnorod 1 side
054 / 250 2014 HW City Street Beasts
Orange Black / Plastic Yellow tint PR5 BFC68 Malaysia Date Code(s): HW-2014-54-Arachnorod-StreetBeasts
054 / 250 2014 HW City Street Beasts
Green Green Spiderwebs on sides. Gold Metal and orange HW logo close to rear wheels Orange / Plastic Black tint Gray PR5 BFG05 Malaysia Date Code(s):G16 100 5720-0
2014 Color Shifters ? Thailand
2015 Ultimate Spider-Man Blue Black Spiderweb & Red Hot Wheels logo Gray / Plastic Tinted (Red) Gray Red Chrome 5SP CMJ89 Malaysia Kroger Exclusive
Date Code(s):
2018 Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse Red Blue Accents, Chrome Spider Black / Metal Blue tint PR5 GDG97 Indonesia Date Code(s):  2019 Spider Man 6-6
05/05 2019 Hot Wheels id Dark gray/black (arachnid color) Gray brushed arachnid-like accents. Red Spyder. Hot Wheels logo on sides Translucent dark red / plastic Red tint Chrome Transparent

black & red ID (ID5SP)

FXB12 Malaysia date code(s): Arachnorod. Hot Wheels id


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.