Hot Wheels Classics is an annual line of Hot Wheels cars first released in 2005. They are marketed towards adult collectors and were originally priced around $3.99 (USD). Each car features a metal base and is released in several different Spectraflame colors. Series 1 was released in 2005, series 2 in 2006, series 3 in 2007, series 4 in 2008, and series 5 in 2009.

In 2008 First to the Market was the Vintage Classics with Buttons in celebration of 40 years of Hot Wheels.

Hot Wheels Classics Series 1

Toy # Model Name Series Series # Photo
H7066 '57 Chevy Bel Air Series 1 1/25 Belair.green.jpg
H7067 '65 Pontiac GTO Series 1 2/25 65 GTO AGENTAIR 20.jpg
H7068 1970 Dodge Dart Series 1 3/25 1970 dodge dart pink.jpg
H7069 1956 Ford F-100 Series 1 4/25 2005classics56fordpanel-blue.jpg
H7070 1967 Dodge Charger Series 1 5/25 67dodgecharger classics green.JPG
H7071 '32 Ford Series 1 6/25 1932 Ford Aqua.jpg
H7072 '68 Cougar Series 1 7/25 68Cougar Classic1 Red.JPG
H7073 '70 Chevelle SS Series 1 8/25 70chevelle.classic.yellow.jpg
H7074 '70 Plymouth Roadrunner Series 1 9/25 Roadrunner classic red.JPG
H7075 '71 Plymouth GTX Series 1 10/25 '71 Plymouth GTX-2005 Antifreeze.jpg
H7076 1940's Woodie Series 1 11/25 Hot Wheels Classics '40's Woodie - 7501cf.jpg
H7077 '63 Corvette Series 1 12/25 Th 63vettes006.jpg
H7078 '63 T-Bird Series 1 13/25 63tbird.classic.jpg
H7079 '67 Camaro Series 1 14/25 Classics I red.jpg
H7080 Baja Breaker Series 1 15/25 Bajabreaker.jpg
H7081 Chevy Nomad Series 1 16/25 55nomad.green.jpg
H7082 Corvette Stingray Series 1 17/25 Corvette Claasics Series 1 Orange.jpg
H7083 Firebird Funny Car Series 1 18/25 Firebird Funny Car-2005 Pink.jpg
H7084 '68 Mustang Series 1 19/25 '68 Mustang Purple Series 1.jpg
H7085 Purple Passion Series 1 20/25 Purple Passion Classics S1 Purple.jpg
H7086 Pit Cruiser Series 1 21/25 Woozie Antifreeze.jpg
H7087 Go Kart Series 1 22/25 Go Kart-2005 Blue.jpg
H7088 Scorchin' Scooter Series 1 23/25 Scooter classic orange.JPG
H7089 T-Bucket Series 1 24/25 Tbucket.classic.jpg
H7090 VW Bug Series 1 25/25 2005 Spectra Green (1).jpg
H7813 Olds 442 Series 1 Toy Fair Edition Image Not Available.jpg

Hot Wheels Classics Series 2

Toy # Model Name Series Series # Photo
J2757 1970 Chevelle Convertible Series 2 1/30 70chevelleconv comiccon.JPG
J2758 1962 Chevy Bubble Top Series 2 2/30 62 Chevy Solid White Grn.jpg
J2759 '65 Corvette Series 2 3/30 65corvette.jpg
J2760 1957 Chevy Bel Air Convertible Series 2 4/30 57chevybelairconvertible.jpg
J2761 '58 Corvette Series 2 5/30 58corvette.bluespect.jpg
J2762 1965 Mustang Series 2 6/30 Classics2soild.jpg
J2763 1967 Camaro Convertible Series2 7/30 CamClassicRProCop.jpg
J2764 Anglia Panel Truck Series 2 8/30 Anglia.classic.jpg
J2765 Ford GT-40 Series 2 9/30 Fordgt40.classic.jpg
J2766 Ford Thunderbolt Series 2 10/30 Ford Thunderbolt-2006 Hot Wheels Classics Black.jpg
J2767 1957 Thunderbird Series 2 11/30 57tbird classics aqua.JPG
J2768 1965 Pontiac Bonneville Series 2 12/30 65bonneville.jpg
J2769 Madd Propz Series 2 13/30 2006 classic 2 Mad Propz spectra red.JPG
J2770 1967 Pontiac GTO Series 2 14/30 1967 Pontiac GTO -2006 Hot Wheels Classics Red.jpg
J2771 Mustang Mach 1 Series 2 15/30 Picture 041.jpg
J2772 1969 Dodge Charger Series 2 16/30 69dodgecharger.jpg
J2773 Dairy Delivery Series 2 17/30 Dairy Delivery CIMG1650.JPG
J2774 3-Window '34 Series 2 18/30 3-Window '34-2006 Olive.jpg
J2775 '40 Ford Coupe Series 2 19/30 '40 Ford (J2775) (loose).jpg
J2776 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C Series 2 20/30 Shelby Cobra 427 (2006 HW Classics-Chrome).jpg
J2776 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C Series 20/30 Shelby Cobra 427 (spectraflame red-GY7SP).jpg
J2776 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C Series 2 20/30 Shelby Cobra 427 (spectraflame antifreeze-GY7SP).jpg
J2776 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C Series 2 20/30 Shelby Cobra 427 (spectraflame blue-GY7SP).jpg
J2776 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C Series 2 20/30 Shelby Cobra 427 (spectraflame gold).jpg
J2777 VW Bug Convertible Series 2 21/30 Vwbugconvertible.jpg
J2778 '49 Merc Series 2 22/30 49 merc gold.JPG
J2779 Hooligan Series 2 23/30 Hooligan.classic.jpg
J2780 Hot Bird Series 2 24/30 Hot Bird - Classics Black.jpg
J2781 Customized VW Drag Truck Series 2 25/30 Vwdragbus.jpg
J2782 Blast Lane Series 2 26/30 BlastLane Classics Blue.JPG
J2783 W-Oozie Series 2 27/30 WOozie classics anti.JPG
J2784 Plymouth Barracuda Funny Car Series 2 28/30 PlymouthbarricudaFC classics black.JPG
J2755 Plymouth Hemi Cuda Series 2 29/30 Hemi Cuda AGENTAIR 6.jpg
J2756 1955 Chevy Series 2 30/30 55chevybelair.jpg

Hot Wheels Classics Series 3

Toy # Model Name Series Series # Photo
L0729 Bone Shaker Series 3 1/30 ClassChrome.jpg
L0730 Hiway Hauler Series 3 2/30 HighWayRedRF.jpg
L0731 '65 Chevelle Malibu Series 3 3/30 65malibu.jpg
L0732 '58 Impala Series 3 4/30 58impala.jpg
L0733 1940 Ford Convertible Series 3 5/30 40 Ford Con AGENTAIR 4.jpg
L0734 '52 Chevy Truck Series 3 6/30 52chevytruck.jpg
L0735 Bad Bagger Series 3 7/30 Bad Bagger - RedClassics.jpg
L0736 Nitty Gritty Kitty Series 3 8/30 Nittyyellow.jpg
L0737 Heavy Chevy Series 3 9/30 Haevychevy.jpg
L0738 King Kuda Series 3 10/30 Kingcuda.jpg
L0739 '32 Ford Vicky Series 3 11/30 32fordvicky.jpg
L0740 '32 Ford Delivery Series 3 12/30 32forddelivery.green.jpg
L0741 Fat Fendered '40 Series 3 13/30 Fat fendered 40 anti01.JPG
L0742 Shoe Box Series 3 14/30 Shoebox.blue.jpg
L0743 Double Demon (2007) Series 3 15/30 Thedemon.blue.jpg
L0744 Meyers Manx Series 3 16/30 Manx pink classic sleepercivic.jpg
L0745 Dodge Challenger Funny Car Series 3 17/30 Challenger Funny Car - Classics Purple.jpg
L0746 Purple Passion Series 3 18/30 Purple Passion CIMG1661.JPG
L0746 Purple Passion Series 3 18/30 Purple Passion Classics S3 Pink.jpg
L0747 Tail Dragger Series 3 19/30 Taildragger.jpg
L0748 '57 Chevy Series 3 20/30 57chevy.blue.jpg
L0749 '68 Chevy Nova Series 3 21/30 68nova.jpg
L0750 1969 Corvette Series 3 22/30 69corvette.green.jpg
L0751 '69 Pontiac Firebird T/A Series 3 23/30 69firebirdta.jpg
L0752 '70 Plymouth Barracuda Series 3 24/30 70barracuda.jpg
L0753 '70 Plymouth Superbird Series 3 25/30 70 ply superbird blu.jpg
L0754 1969 Camaro Series 3 26/30 69camaro.jpg
L0755 '69 Pontiac GTO Series 3 27/30 69pontiacgto.jpg
L0756 Rodger Dodger Series 3 28/30 Rodger Dodger - Classics Black.jpg
L0757 GMC Motorhome Series 3 29/30 GMC Motorhome - Classics Steel Blue.jpg
L0758 2006 Dodge Viper Series 3 30/30 06 Viper - ClassicsBlue.jpg

Hot Wheels Classics Series 4

This series was reduced from 30 to 15 for this year 2008 and there were 2 kinds of Hot Wheels Classics Series. First to the market was the Hot Wheels Vintage Classics with Buttons and then Hot Wheels Classics would follow in the wave of Spectraflame colors, to give the collector a total 30 in 2 different sets of 15.

Toy # Model Name Series Series # Photo
M3655 Evil Twin Button Series 4 1/15? Evil Twin-2008 HW Classics serie4.jpg
M1858 Evil Twin Series 4 1/15? Eviltwin classic orange.JPG
M3656 Baja Bug Button Series 4 2/15? Baja Bug - 08 Classics4 Antifreeze.jpg
M1859 Baja Bug Series 4 2/15? Baja Bug - 08 Classics4 Pink.jpg
M3657 '67 Dodge Charger Button Series 4 3/15? 67dodgecharger classics4 chrome.JPG
M1860 '67 Dodge Charger Series 4 3/15? 67dodgecharger classics4 black.JPG
M3658 '65 Mustang Convertible Button Series 4 4/15? Classics4Blue.jpg
M1861 '65 Mustang Convertible Series 4 4/15? Classics4Red.jpg
M3659 '68 Cougar Button Series 4 5/15? 68Cougar Classic4 Pink.JPG
M1862 '68 Cougar Series 4 5/15? 1968 Mercury Cogar Gold.JPG
M3660 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Button Series 4 6/15? VW Ghia AGENTAIR 6.jpg
M1863 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Series 4 6/15? VW Ghia AGENTAIR 5.jpg
M3661 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe Button Series 4 7/15? Shelby Cobra Daytona AGENTAIR 5.jpg
M1864 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe Series 4 7/15? Shelby Cobra Daytona AGENTAIR 6.jpg
M3662 Red Baron Button Series 4 8/15 Red Baron-2008 HW Classics serie4.jpg
M1865 Red Baron Series 4 8/15 Red Baron Classics.jpg
M1865 Red Baron Series 4 8/15 Redbaronclassicchromel.JPG
M1865 Red Baron Series 4 8/15 green
M1865 Red Baron Series 4 8/15 pink
M3663 '56 Flashsider Button Series 4 9/15? 56 flashsider aqua Vintage Ser.jpg
M1866 '56 Flashsider Series 4 9/15? 56 flashsider blue.jpg
M3664 '64 Impala Button Series 4 10/15? 64impala classic blue.JPG
M1867 '64 Impala Series 4 10/15? '64 Chevy Impala Classics Red - 8674cf.jpg
M3665 Boss Hoss Motorcycle Button Series 4 11/15? Boss Hoss Motorcycle Green.jpg
M1840 Boss Hoss Motorcycle Series 4 11/15? Boss Hoss Motorcycle Black.jpg
M3669 Neet Streeter Button Series 4 12/15? Neet steeter blue classic.jpg

Hot Wheels Classics Series 5

Many castings in this year's release featured multiple colors and some came with a foil seal on the card and Real Riders tires and are considered Chase pieces as they appeared in much smaller numbers.

Toy # Model Name Series Series # Photo
N6943 AMC Greased Gremlin Series 5 1/30? AMC Gremlin CLassics Series 5.jpg
N6948 Copper Stopper formerly Paddy Wagon Series 5 2/30? Copper Stopper aka Paddy Wagon Classics 5.jpg
N6939 Studebaker Avanti Series 5 3/30? Studebaker classic gold.JPG
N6951 '70 Hemi Challenger Series 5 4/30? 70hemichallenger classicgreen.JPG
N6950 Hammer Sled Series 5 5/30? Hammersled classic green.JPG
N6937 Custom '56 Ford Truck Series 5 6/30? Custom '56 Ford Truck Red Side View.JPG
N6957 Fish'd & Chip'd Series 5 7/30? Fish classic black.JPG
N6940 '70 Pontiac GTO Series 5 8/30? 70 Pontiac GTO Green.jpg
N6954 '47 Chevy Fleetline Series 5 9/30? 47chevyfleetline classic purple.JPG
N6932 Tucker Torpedo Series 5 10/30? Tucker blue.JPG
N6935 Street Rodder Series 5 11/30? Streetrodder classic green.JPG
N6936 '65 Pontiac Bonneville Series 5 12/30? '65 Pontiac Bonneville Series 5.jpg
N6934 '70 Monte Carlo Series 5 13/30? 70monte classic red.JPG
N6933 '58 Edsel Series 5 14/30? 58edsel classic black.JPG
N6942 2001 Mini Cooper Series 5 15/30? Mini classicgold.JPG
N6955 8 Crate Series 5 16/30? 8 Crate - Classics 5 Red.JPG
N6938 '59 Cadillac Funny Car Series 5 17/30? '59 Caddy Funny Car - Classics 5.JPG
N6945 '29 Ford Pickup Series 5 18/30? 29fordpickup classic.JPG
N6944 Deco Delivery Series 5 19/30? Decodelivery classics aqua.JPG
N6947 SS Express Series 5 20/30? Ssexpress classic blue.JPG
N6941 Custom '66 GTO Wagon Series 5 21/30? 66 GTO Wagon - CS5 Set.jpg
N6949 '62 Corvette Series 5 22/30? 62corvette classic blue.JPG
N6946 Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato Series 5 23/30? AstonmartinDB4 red.JPG
N6958 Dune Daddy Series 5 24/30? Dunedaddy purple.JPG
N6952 Combat Medic Series 5 25/30? Combatmedic.jpg
N6953 Convoy Custom Series 5 26/30? 100 1602.jpg
N6956 Texas Drive 'Em Series 5 27/30? Texas classic orange5.JPG
N6959 Studa-Beaker Series 5 28/30? Studabeaker classics purple.JPG
N6960 '72 Ford Ranchero Series 5 29/30? 72fordranchero classic orange.JPG
N6961 School Busted Series 5 30/30? Schoolbusted classicset pink.JPG

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