The Turbo Heater is based on the 1984-85 Dodge Daytona and Chrysler Laser, equipped with the Chrysler K Turbocharged engine.
The Turbo Heater has an opening hood and was also released as Highway Heat (see 1986 casting below). It has come out in the following versions:
|Col #||Year||Series||Color||Tampo||Base Color / Type||Window Color||Interior Color||Wheel Type||Toy #||Country||Notes / Variations||Photo|
|1984||1984 Hot Wheels||Magenta||Yellow, Orange, White "TURBO"||Unpainted / Metal||Clear||Tan||BW||5911||Malaysia|
|1985||1985 Hot Wheels||Met. Blue||Yellow, Orange, White "TURBO"||Unpainted / Metal||Clear||Tan, Yellow||BW||5911||Malaysia|
|1985||1985 Hot Wheels||Met. Blue||Yellow, Orange, White "TURBO"||Unpainted / Metal||Clear||Tan||GHO||5911||Malaysia|
|1986||1986 Hot Wheels||Orange||Yellow, Black, Red "500 EX"||Unpainted / Metal||Yellow tint||Tan||GHO||5911||Malaysia||Named Highway Heat for this release|