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Chicane
Debut Series AcceleRacers
Produced 2005 - Present
Designer Jun Imai
Number G8091
Chicane Jun Imai

Description

The Chicane first appeared in AcceleRacers driven by Karma Eiss. The carbon fiber body is built apon a magnesium chassis with foamed frame, coilovers made a high stability allowing Chicane to be able to drive easily through chicanes (a chicane is a notch in a straightaway). This gave Chicane its name.  This car is a Teku car with underglow neon. Unlike most AcceleRacers, this car and Bassline have LEDs. This car is very rare, compared to other AcceleRacers cars.This car has similarities with the RD-09 car Gelorum seen from design front.

Engine: Mid-Engine 6.5 Litre DOHC.

Power: 400HP

Top Speed: 278 MPH

0-60: 3.8 Seconds.

Versions

The Chicane has been released in the following 1/64 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
4
/
9
2005 AcceleRacers Teku Blue Black Teku Tampos Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Orange Chrome Blue CM6 G8091 Malaysia Teku-BlueChicane
N/A 2006 AcceleRacers Team Colors Orange Blue & White Teku Tampos Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Blue Chrome Blue Rim CM6 J7242 Malaysia Teku-Orange Chicane
N/A 2008 Triple Stunt Starter Set Yellow Blue & Red Tampos Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Red Chrome PR5 L8956 Thailand Chicane3
N/A 2010 Rattler's Revenge Track Set Grey Red, Black, & White tampos on sides & top, '04' on sides Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Chrome OH5 R8942 Malaysia Base code(s): ChicaneRRV
N/A 2012 Light Speeders Gray Red & Black Tampos on sides with Light Speeders logo Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Red Chrome PR5 W3848 Thailand Changes to a dark blue when exposed to light
Base code(s):
HNI 0004
149
/
250
2013 HW Racing Super Chromes
9/10
Chrome #35, "Chicane," Race flag tampos, Orange & Black stripes. Black
/
Metal
Tinted (Orange) OH5 C4982 Malaysia Base code(s): Chicane6
149
/
250
2013 HW Racing Super Chromes
9/10
Gold Chrome #35, "Chicane," race flag decos, Blue & Black stripes. Black
/
Metal
Tinted (Blue) Gray Blue-Rimmed OH5 X1951 Malaysia Base code(s): F27 Chicane-2013 149 Gold
185
/
250
2014 HW Race Night Storm
5/10
Pearl Red Yellow stripes Yellow
/
Metal
Tinted (Yellow) Glow-in-the-Dark Gold & Glow-in-the-Dark OH5 BFD52 Malaysia Base code(s): F50 -185-Chicane-2014
5pk 2014 Max Steel Aqua Invasion Image Not Available
162
/
250
2015 HW Race Super Chromes
7/10
Chrome Red & Black Tampos on top, hood & sides Black
/
Plastic
Tinted (Red) Chrome Chrome-Rimmed Red OH5 CFL03 Malaysia Base code(s): G30, G31, G32, G33 Chicane2105TH
55
/
250
2016 HW Glow WHeels
10/10
Turquoise Green, Lime Green, Cyan & White stripes on sides & across top, HW Logo on sides Matte Lime Green
/
Metal
Tinted (Blue) Grey Chrome Orange & Glow-in-the-Dark TRAP5 DHP80 Malaysia Base code(s): H34, H36
Updated tooling
ChicaneDHP80

ChicaneDHP80Glow

55
/
250
2016 HW Glow WHeels
10/10
Purple Pink, Purple, Cyan & White stripes on sides & across top, HW Logo on sides Gold
/
Metal
Tinted (Orange) Gold Gold Chrome & Glow-in-the-Dark TRAP5 DHW72 Malaysia Base Code(s): H51, H52, J05 ChicaneDHW72

ChicaneDHW72Glow

5pk 2017 Track Builder Flat Grey Tinted (Green) White rim Black OH5 DVF97 Thailand/Indonesia 2974532 200x130(6)
7
/
12
2018 Mystery Models Light Blue Orange, White and Blue Stripes, 7, HW Logo on hood and sides. 7 on top White
/
Metal
Tinted (Amber) Black Copper

RA6

FKX27 Malaysia Base Code(s): K40 HW CHICANE FKX27
2018 Mutli-pack Exclusive Gold Pink, White & Black. "Stunt Team" and Hot Wheels Logo Gloss, Metalflake Gray
/
Metal
Dark Purple Gray Chrome Purple rim PR5 Malaysia Base Code: K47 GoldChicane

Trivia

  • Despite being first made in 2005, the first year this car appeared in the mainline series was 2013, Chrome Racer #9/10.
     
  • The 2006 Acceleracers Teku (Orange) version of Chicane appears in the video game Hot Wheels: Beat That!.
     
  • Chicane also appears in the video game Hot Wheels: World's Best Driver and is part of Team Blue.   
  • This car resembles the Nissan GT-R, but having a one piece window.
  • It is unclear what kind of engine configuration that the Chicane has, aside from being a mid engine set up 6.5 Liter DOHC as mentioned above.

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