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Dwayne Vance


Dwayne A. Vance, Founder and Chief Designer, of Future Elements. His work can be seen of rendering a hot rod, a sketch of a futuristic concept car, or from a list of designed Hot Wheels listed below.

Dwayne, who founded the company after 8 years working in the design industry with companies like Mattel Hot Wheels and Troy Lee Designs, has an Automotive Design degree from the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA. His skill as a designer and vision for the firm is deeply rooted in his love for automobiles and entertainment. He has been published in magazines and books such as Imagine FX, 2D artist, 35 Years of Hot Wheels, How to Draw Hot Wheels and his artwork was also featured in the Hot Wheels collection at the Peterson Automobile Museum in Los Angeles.

He worked at Hot Wheels from 2002 to 2005 and was the lead designer for the AcceleRacers; he returned to Mattel as a Lead Designer for Hot Wheels in October 2019. He currently acts as Design Manager, a position he has held since March 2021.

1/64 Scale

Year Casting Name Debut Series First Edition # Toy Number Photo
2003 1968 Mustang 2003 First Editions: 'Tooned 34/42 56386
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2003 HKS Altezza 2003 First Editions: 'Tooned 28/42 58374
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2004 '49 Merc 2004 First Editions: Hardnoze 19/100 B3553
49 Merc Fard Noze.jpg
2004 1964 Chevy Impala 2004 First Editions: 'Tooned 33/100 C2706
2004 Brick Cutter 2004 First Editions: Blings 55/100 B3563
Brick Cutter 04FE.jpg
2004 Duplified 2004 First Editions: Fatbax 67/100 C2731
2004 Mercy Breaker 2004 First Editions: 'Tooned 68/100 C2724
2004 Sir Ominous 2004 First Editions: 'Tooned 59/100 B3548
Sir Ominous 2004.jpg
2005 Bully Goat 2005 First Editions: Realistix 14/60 G7928
Bully Goat Art.jpg
2005 Phastasm 2005 First Editions: X-Raycers 57/60 G7927
2005 RD-09 AcceleRacers 9/9 G8115
2010 Scorcher 2010 New Models 5/44 R0920
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2021 DAVancenator HW Race Day 9/10 GRX54
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2021 FusionBusta HW Flames 4/5 GRX56

1:18th Scale

  • '68 Camaro
  • F4 Bike

HIN Line

  • Mazda RX8
  • Mazda RX7
  • Mustang GTR
  • Dodge Neon SRT4



Future Elements Concept Work