GreenLight Collectibles has obtained select licensing rights from NBC Universal Studios and CBS Broadcasting to produce official merchandise and replicate cars from famous movies and TV shows.
It selected a line-up of six cars that give a strong introduction to this new series theme to be known as 1:64 GL Hollywood.
Pairing summer blockbusters with cult classics from the ’70s and ’80s has produced a release line up that is sure to have something for everybody.
The Hollywood Series 1 includes:
Blues Brothers (1980) 1974 Dodge Monaco
Blues Brothers (1980) 1975 Dodge Monaco Chicago Police
CSI Miami (2002-2010) 2008 Dodge Charger
2Fast2Furious (2003) 1970 Dodge Challenger
Fast Five (2011) 1970 Dodge Charger “Rio Charger”
Smokey and the Bandit (1977) 1977 Pontiac Trans Am
These 1:64 scale diecast replicas feature detailed engines, real rubber tires, metal body and chassis, detailed graphics, custom license plates and are officially licensed by the respective auto manufacturers.
The release is scheduled for July 2011 and will be available through official GreenLight hobby shops and wholesale dealers, as well as at Toys ‘R’ Us and Meijer.