NOTICE: Due to rising hosting fees, and the sales of the "Hot Wheels Treasure Hunt Price Guide" that I've recently published, this section will no longer contain values for Treasure Hunts. While this was a tough decision on my part, please understand that I have to respect those who have purchased and supported the guides. It didn't make sense to offer a publication for sale AND carry the same values on the website. Royalties from the books are helping offset hosting fees as well. REST ASSURED that all other Hot Wheels values on NCHWA.com (with the exception of the VW Buses), will continue to be listed as a free service. This section will still be maintained to show all of the Treasure Hunt releases to at least provide a pictorial record and reference.


The "Hot Wheels Treasure Hunt Price Guide" is updated and issued annually, and can be purchased in a full-color or economy Blackout version at Amazon or Barnes & Noble's websites, or by going to my Amazon Author Page. Overall, there are 50 pages, and values for Treasure Hunts during the period of 1995-2015. All values are researched/verified just one month before publication.

And, the big change for 2016: ALL MODELS ARE NOW PICTURED! You'll get a complete gallery, along with the updated values. Thanks for all the amazing support!

Quoted values are for CARDED, NM examples. Cards less than NM will obviously command a lesser value than listed, depending on overall condition.

Note that the NCHWA utilizes a pricing method called "Star Value©." Instead of specific dollar values, each car will be assigned a Star Value© to indicate rarity and potential price range. There are simply too many variables to place a "set" value on any model, so a range will be used instead to indicate where that particular model may fall on the secondary price scale. A +/- indicates where on that scale the value is approximated, while a number by itself would indicate the value falls in the middle of the Star Value. This is also an easy quick-glance method to determine rarity; the higher the number, the rarer the car. The value chart will be placed at the bottom of each page.

Option: Click the button to the left to download a printable copy of the Star Chart for easy reference (Microsoft Word or equivalent program required for viewing or download). It beats scrolling up and down when you're pricing your cars!
#
Name
Treasure Hunt Series
Wheels
001
'65 Corvette
#1 of 12
a) Red body with Malaysia base and chrome hub Real Riders
RR
002
Roll Cage
#2 of 12
a) Orange cage with Malaysia base and GoodYear Off-Road chrome hub Real Riders
RR
003
So Fine
#3 of 12
a) Metalflake green body with Malaysia base and chrome hub Whitewall Real Riders
RR
004
Roger Dodger
#4 of 12
a) Black body with Malaysia base and chrome hub Whitewall Real Riders
b) Same as "a", but with Blackwall Real Riders
RR
005
Blast Lane
#5 of 12
a) Metalflake gold body with Malaysia base and gold 3-Spoke Motorcycle wheels
MC3
006
Hammered Coupe
#6 of 12
a) Silver/black body with Malaysia base and PR5 wheels
PR5
007
Vulture
#7 of 12
a) White body with translucent orange Malaysia base and PR5 wheels
PR5
008
'67 Dodge Charger
#8 of 12
a) Yellow body with Malaysia base and chrome hub Real Riders
RR
009
Olds 442
#9 of 12
a) Metalflake blue body with Malaysia base and chrome hub Real Riders
b) Light metalflake blue body with Malaysia base and chrome hub Real Riders
RR
RR
010
Pontiac Rageous
#10 of 12
a) Metalflake brown body with Malaysia base and chrome hub Real Riders
RR
011
Deora
#11 of 12
a) Metalflake blue body with Thailand base and repro Redline wheels
RL
012
Cabbin' Fever
#12 of 12
a) White body with gold Malaysia base and PR5 wheels
PR5
N/A
12-Car Box Set
2001, J.C. Penney
a) 12 individual blister cards in box set
N/A
Collector Tip:
2001 Hunts were an odd assortment of vehicles, with the return of 2 beloved classics: the Deora and Rodger Dodger. The Blast Lane turned out to be one of the more sought-after models in this line.

1 = $1-5 2 = $6-15 3 = $16-25 4 = $26-35 5 = $36-50 6 = $51-70
7 = $71-90 8 = $91-110 9 = $111-130 10 = $131-160 11 = $161-180 12 = $181-200
13 = $201-220 14 = $221-240 15 = $241-270 16 = $271-300 17 = $301-330 18 = $331-350

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