Sol-Aire CX-4
Debut Series Mainline
Produced 1984 - 1989 (Original)

1989 - 2011 (Retool)

Designer Larry Wood
Number 5902
Sol Aire unptd.JPG



Description

This casting has been identified as being loosely based on Aston Martin and Nimrod's "NRA/C2" Group C GT racer, which was introduced in 1982 and had a reasonable if patchy career both in Europe and the USA. The Sol-Aire CX-4 has been often mistaken with the GT Racer.


Versions

The Sol-Aire CX-4 has come out in the following versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes Photo
1984 Ultra Hots Unpainted Red, Yellow, Orange "ULTRAHOTS" Unpainted
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Metal
Black unseen UH 5902 Hong Kong Sol Aire unptd.JPG
1984 Ultra Hots Unpainted Red, Yellow, Orange "ULTRAHOTS" Unpainted
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Metal
Black unseen UH 5902 Raised Malaysia 1984 sol aire raised Mala unpainted.jpg
1984 Ultra Hots Metalflake Silver Red, Yellow, Orange "ULTRAHOTS" Unpainted
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Metal
Black unseen UH 5902 Hong Kong Sol Aire silv.JPG
1985 Ultra Hots Stamper 3-Pack Spectraflame Red Black, White, Yellow "ULTRAHOTS" Unpainted
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Metal
Black unseen UH 9342 Hong Kong 1985 Mtl red- metal base-UH 3Pak.jpg
1988 Turbo Trax Set Red Yellow, Blue, White stripes Unpainted
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Metal
Black unseen UH Malaysia Sol Aire redset.JPG
1988 Mainline Red Purple, Yellow, Orange "ULTRAHOTS" Unpainted
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Metal
Black unseen UH 9342 Malaysia Sol Aire redmag.JPG
1989 Park 'n Plates Yellow Orange, Red, Blue "13" Unpainted
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Metal
Clear Metal UH 2200 Raised Malaysia 1989 Sol aire park n plate dark Yellow.jpg
1989 Park 'n Plates Lemon Yellow Orange, Red, Blue "13" Unpainted
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Metal
Black unseen UH 2200 Flat Malaysia 1989 Sol aire park n plate Lemon Yellow.jpg
N/A 1989 Mainline Black Yellow, Orange,Magenta "33" Unpainted
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Yellow tint unpainted UH 9342 Raised Malaysia Sol Aire blkprp.JPG
1989 Color Racers Pink Orange, Pink, Dark Blue "13" & "GTS" Unpainted
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Metal
Black Unseen BW Malaysia Sol-Aire CX4 - 1989 Color Racers - BW Wheels, Blue Tampo 1a.JPG
1989 Color Racers Pink Orange, Pink, Maroon "13" & "GTS" Unpainted
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Black Unseen BW Malaysia Sol-Aire CX-4 Model Cars 5648c416-9d46-403d-bf34-0c515f3f9fbb.png
1989 Color Racers Pink Orange, Pink, Dark Blue "13" & "GTS" Unpainted
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Metal
Black Unseen UH Malaysia Image Not Available.jpg
1989 Color Racers Pink Orange, Pink, Maroon "13" & "GTS" Unpainted
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Metal
Black Unseen UH Malaysia Sol-Aire CX4 - 1989 Color Racers - UH Wheels, Maroon Tampo 1a.JPG

Re-tooled casting Versions

The Sol-Aire CX-4 has come out in the following versions:

This cast was reworked or a new tool & die was made. This casting the rear wing is now open.

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes Photo
N/A 1989 Mainline Black Yellow, Orange,Magenta "33" Unpainted
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Metal
Yellow tint unpainted UH 1494 Flat Malaysia 1989 Sol aire Black magenta tampo open wing.jpg
2 1990 Mainline Black Yellow, Orange, Dk.Blue "33" Unpainted
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Metal
Yellow tint Metal UH 1494 Flat Malaysia 1990 sol aire En. blk-dk blue flat mala UH .jpg
2 1990 Mainline Black Yellow, Orange, Dk.Blue "33" Unpainted
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Yellow tint Metal UH 1494 Raised Malaysia 1990 sol aire En. blk-dk blue RAISED mala UH.jpg
2 1990 Mainline Black Yellow, Orange, Lt.Blue "33" Unpainted
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Metal
Yellow tint metal UH 1494 Raised Malaysia Sol Aire blkblu.JPG
2 1989 Mainline Black Yellow, Orange, LightBlue "33" Unpainted
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Metal
Yellow tint Metal GUH 1494 Malaysia 1990 SOL-AIRE CX4 GUH.jpg
2 1990 Mainline Black Yellow, Orange, Light Blue "33" Black
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Plastic
Yellow tint Black
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Plastic
SHO 1494 Flat Malaysia 1990 Sol aire black lt blue SHO.jpg
1990 Heroes on Hot Wheels Red Yellow, Orange, Black "13" Unpainted
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Metal
Yellow unseen UH 5902 Raised Malaysia VHS tape only Sol Aire redVid.JPG
1991 California Customs Bright Pink Yellow, Blue, White "2" Unpainted
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Metal
Yellow tint unpainted TW 2105 Malaysia Sol Aire CalCstm.JPG
1991 California Customs Bright Pink Yellow, Blue, White "2" Blue
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Metal
Yellow tint Blue / Metal TW 2105 Malaysia Sol-Aire CX4-20542.jpg
169 1992 Mainline Light Blue Orange, Magenta & Pink "2" Unpainted
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Metal
Clear Metal UH 5902 Raised Malaysia 1991 Sol aire En. Lt blue- metal base- UH.jpg
169 1992 Mainline Light Blue Orange, Magenta. Pink "2" Black
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Plastic
Smoked Tint Black UH 5902 Malaysia Sol-Aire CX4 - 92 HW.jpg
169 1992 Mainline Light Blue Orange, Magenta. Pink "2" Black
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Plastic
Clear Black SHO 5902 Malaysia Sol Aire LtBlusho.JPG
5pk 1993 25th Anniv Dream Car Bright Orange Blue Triangles outlined in Magenta. Green "2" Black
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Plastic
Clear Black UH Malaysia Sol Aire org5.JPG
1993 Revealers White Black, Blue, Red, card suits Grey
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Plastic
Black tint Black UH Lime 5902 Malaysia Sol Aire whtrev.JPG
1993 Revealers Metallic Blue Black, Blue, Red, card suits Grey
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Plastic
Black tint Black UH Lime 5902 Malaysia Sol Aire BluRev.JPG
1993 Revealers Bright Yellow Black, Blue, Red, card suits Grey
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Plastic
Black tint Black UH Lime 5902 Malaysia Sol Aire BrtRev.JPG
254 1994 Mainline Metaflake Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Smoked tint White UH 12347 Malaysia 1994 Sol AireRacing team - Mtl Blue- TINTED WINDOW - white palstic base - UH.jpg
254 1994 Mainline Metallic Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Clear White UH 12347 Malaysia Playable in HWTR Sol Aire BluUH.JPG
254 1994 Gold Medal Speed Metallic Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Clear White GUH 12347 Malaysia Sol Aire BluGUH.JPG
254 1995 Mainline Metallic Dark Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Clear White 7SP Malaysia Also avalible in 1996 HW & 1996 HW Race Team 5PK Sol Aire Blu7SP.JPG
1995 Team Racers Metallic Dark Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Clear White SB 13506 Malaysia 5-Pack Hard to find Sol Aire CX-4 dark blue race team DW3.JPG
5pk 1995 HW Race Team Metallic Dark Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Clear White UH Malaysia Sol-Aire-DKBluUH.jpg
254 1996 Gold Medal Speed Dark Metalflake Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Clear White Gold LW Malaysia Sol-Aire CX-4 1074557112 XDROOP.jpg
555 1997 Spy Print
3/4
Metallic Dark Red White sides, Black, Green "INFILTRATION" Black
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Plastic
Black tint Black 3SP 16928 Malaysia Sol-Aire CX-4 DkRd3sp.JPG
555 1997 Spy Print
3/4
Metallic Dark Red White sides, Black, Green "INFILTRATION" Black
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Plastic
Black tint Black SB 16928 Malaysia Sol-Aire CX-4 DkRdSB.JPG
254 1998 Race Team Hauler 3-Pack Metalflake Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Clear White LW Malaysia Sol Aire BluLC.JPG
823 1998 Mainline Dark Metalflake Blue Hot Wheels Race Team Deco. "1", Chevy Logo White
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Plastic
Clear White Gold LW Malaysia Playable in Stunt Track Driver Sol-Aire CX4 - 98 Open Vamp.jpg
739 1998 Flyin' Aces
3/4
Yellow Black, Red, Gold & White Tampos, Airplane Deco. "CX-4" Black
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Plastic
Clear Black 5SP 18805 Malaysia Sol-Aire CX4 - Flyin Aces.jpg
739 1998 Flyin' Aces
3/4
Yellow Black, Red, Gold & White Tampos, Airplane Deco. "CX-4" Black
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Plastic
Clear Black 5DOT 18805 Malaysia Sol-Aire 1998 FA 5Hole.jpg
739 1998 Flyin' Aces
3/4
Yellow Black, Red, Gold & White Tampos, Airplane Deco. "CX-4" Black
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Plastic
Clear Black 3SP Malaysia Playable in Hot Wheels Slot Car Racing Sol-Aire CX-4 Yel3sp.JPG
757 1998 Treasure Hunts
9/12
White Red & Blue USA flag deco Blue
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Plastic
Clear Blue White LW 18823 Malaysia Sol-Aire CX4 - 98TH.jpg
983 1999 Classic Games
3/4
White Red stripes, Blue "SKIP-BO" Black
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Plastic
Blue tint Black 3SP Malaysia Sol-Aire WhCG.JPG
42 2000 Tony Hawk Skate
2/4
White Yellow, Red, Black "Birdhouse" Black
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Plastic
Yellow tint Black 3SP 26045 Malaysia Sol-Aire Wht3SP.JPG
2000 Criss-Cross Crash White Black, Yellow, Silver tampos. "6" on sides & roof Dark Blue
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Smoke Dark Blue 3SP 24235 Malaysia 200724-Hot Wheels Sol-Aire CX-4 2000 Criss-Cross Crash-122.jpg
2001 Pavement Pounder Metalflake Blue Red Stripes,Tiny Red Hot Wheels Flame Logo, & Blue '41' with White Outline on the sides White
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Plastic
Clear White LW Sol-Aire-CX-4 2001-Pavement-Pounders.jpg
153 2002 Mainline Metalflake Blue Black, White, & Red tampos with Hot Wheels logo on sides Gray Clear Gray 3SP Malaysia Sol air 2002.jpg
160 2004 Autonomicals
3/5
Black Yellow flames, White, Black & Blue tampos Orange
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Plastic
Orange Tint Orange Orange 10SP R3881 Thailand Sol-Aire CX-4 2004Autonomicals.jpg
1/8 2009 Valentine's Day Metalflake Silver Black, Red, & Dark Red tampos on sides, & hood with "214" on sides & hood, Unpainted motor Red Red Red Red OH5 N8537 Malaysia Wal-Mart Exclusive Val Sol-Aire.jpg
1/8 2009 Valentine's Day Metalflake Red Black, Red, White, & Gray n sides, & hood with "214" on sides & hood / Unpainted motor Black Clear Black White OH5 N8300 Malaysia Target Exclusive Target SolAir Val.JPG
2011 The Hot Ones Metalflake Purple Gold HO W1549 2011how1549.jpg
2011 The Hot Ones Metalflake Purple The Hot Ones WL W1549 Chase Solare CX-4 .Purple The Hot Ones.JPG

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