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Sunday, July 9, 2017

Some Recent Hot Wheels Letter Getters

I may have said this before, but my favorite Hot Wheels vehicle is the Letter Getter.  When it was first released in 1977, it was painted to look like a U.S. mail truck.  It's been in the lineup continuously since then.  For some unknown reason, Mattel has renamed the Letter Getter as the Combat Medic.  I can't figure that one out.  But here are some recent versions of the Letter Getter that I've added to my collection - starting with the Pop Culture Women of Marvel category version called the Scarlet Witch.  It was a brand new release I found on July 5th, 2017.  It features real rider tires and a metal base: