Brazilian Cars

With the Olympics in Rio, here are a few models of Brazilian cars made by Hot Wheels. 1974 Brazilian Dodge Charger… Highly collectible version from South America. It’s based on the Dart body, with a higher-compression 318-V8 engine. It’s also got elongated C-pillars and is tuned to use gasoline with ethanol.( Brazil has a lot of…

Brazilian Cars

Brazilian cars didn’t feature much in my childhood, all I knew was that the VW Beetle was manufactured in Brazil and designed to run on alcohol, Brazil having lots of sugar but little oil. I have three different Brazilian Cars all from Hot Wheels: 1974 Brazilian Dodge Charger, VW Brasilia and Chevrolet SS “Opala” (I have…