Τον Ken Block είμαι σχεδόν σίγουρος ότι τον ξέρεις και όλοι μας τον μάθαμε μέσα από τα εντυπωσιακά promotion βιντεο του. Βλέποντας την μεγάλη απήχηση του ονόματός του και το επιχειρηματικό του δαιμόνιο, αποφάσισε να μπει και στην αγορά παιχνιδιών. Σε συνεργασία με την γνωστή εταιρία παιχνιδιών Mattel ξεκινά μια ειδική σειρά αυτοκινήτων με την υπογραφή του.

Η γκάμα ξεκινά με το die-cast Ford Fiesta WRC σε κλίμακα 1:64, το οποίο προσφέρεται τόσο σε λευκό όσο και σε μαύρο, με τη τιμή του να είναι το 1 δολάριο.

Ακολουθεί ένα επίσης μικρό τηλεκατευθυνόμενο αυτοκινητάκι, που είναι ένα ασύρματη Nitro Speedsters Ford Fiesta R/C, με τιμή λιανικής τα 25.99 δολάρια και τέλος στη κορυφή της σειράς βρίσκουμε το επίσης τηλεχειριζόμενο stunt car του Ken Block, το οποίο προσφέρει την ικανότητά να εκτελεί drift αλλά και να επιταχύνει από τα 0 στα 80 μίλα/ώρα σε δύο δευτερόλεπτα με τιμή πώλησης τα 45 δολάρια.

Όποιος έχει τη δυνατότητα, μια χαρά αγορά φαίνεται για ανιψάκια ή ξαδερφάκια. Καλή διασκέδαση!


[Πηγή: Mattel]

Δελτίο Τύπου

KEN BLOCK AND HOT WHEELS JOIN FORCES TO PRODUCE THE HOTTEST TOY COLLABO OF 2011.

November 21st, 2011, New York, New York – Ken Block and the Monster World Rally Team are pleased to announce Block’s latest collaborative partnership: teaming up with industry-leading toy car manufacturer Hot Wheels for his own line of toy cars, just in time for the 2011 holiday season.

“This is a dream come true, I never actually thought I’d have my own line of Hot Wheels cars,” said Block. “I’ve been a huge fan of Hot Wheels for years, when I was a kid they were all I played with. I’d collect them, I’d jump them over things, I’d send them flying off of stuff, I’d race them around on the floor. I loved my Hot Wheels die-casts. So to be where I am now with my driving career and this new collaboration with Hot Wheels not just for my own1:64 cars, but also for two different remote control versions? It’s amazing, I’m beyond stoked.”

Available at retailers like Toys”R”Us, Wal-Mart, Target, Kmart and Pep Boys, the Ken Block lineup consists of three individual products. The first is the 1:64 scale die-cast ’11 Ken Block Ford Fiesta Hot Wheels car. Available in both black and white liveries, this toy has been the gold standard of toy cars since Block himself was a child and is priced at the $1 price point. The second piece in the lineup is the Hot Wheels RC Nitro Speeders Ken Block Fiesta, a small, self-containing RC car and controller combination that lets you take Gymkhana FOUR-style antics with you, wherever you go, as well as the ability to go from 0-600 mph in scale speed in just 1-second. Priced at just under $26, it promises to be one of the hottest presents this holiday season. Finally, the last piece in the lineup is the 1:16 scale Hot Wheels RC Ken Block RC Stunt Car, a fully functional remote controlled car that allows users to pretend they’re Block himself in one of his highly-viewed Gymkhana videos thanks to two different drift modes that allow the user to pull both wide and tight drifts with a simple one-touch control unit. Featuring a scale speed of 0-80 mph in less than 2 seconds, it transforms any area you’ll drive it into an instant Gymkhana playground and is priced at just under $45.

“Working with Hot Wheels on this project has been amazing,” said Block. “They did a great job with producing toy cars that not only look great, but are a lot of fun to play with. I’m looking forward to working with them further in 2012 as we continue to develop even more projects to collaborate on, including some hush-hush project vehicles that I’ve got in the works.”

The Ken Block Hot Wheels lineup of cars are currently available at Toys”R”Us, Wal-Mart, Target, Kmart and Pep Boys. For more information, as well as to purchase on line, go to: http://shop.mattel.com/search/index.jsp?kwCatId=&kw=ken%20block&origkw=ken+block &sr=

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