We’ve got our snacks, our tunes, and our GPS… we’re heading out for an epic road trip to the X Games Austin! We’ll stop at a few cool landmarks, host some great events, and update fans with videos, pics and posts as we go.
Road to Austin
The Hot Wheels® team takes off from home base in CA, destination Austin, TX and the X Games. We’ll have daily updates straight from the road on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Fans can also join the journey via our interactive map, and on social media using hashtag #RoadToAustin. Scheduled stops for photo ops include:
Monday, June 2 • A “Living Ghost Town” (Oatman, AZ) • Flintstones Bedrock City (Williams, AZ)
Tuesday, June 3 • Wigwam Village Motel (Holbrook, AZ) • Badlands Burgers (Grants, NM)
Wednesday, June 4 • Tinkertown Museum (Sandia Park, NM) • Route 66 Auto Museum (Santa Rosa, NM) • Tee Pee Curios (Tucumcari, NM) • Cadillac Ranch (Amarillo, TX)
Thursday, June 5 • World’s Largest Paper Airplane (Abilene, TX) • Car Parts T-Rex (Bertram, TX)
Here’s a link to some of our favorite shots from the road. Keep checking back for more images, and be sure to follow us on Instagram at @HotWheelsOfficial for live updates throughout the trip! #RoadToAustin
Hot Wheels Roadshow
Fans can also come out to the following locations for our Hot Wheels Roadshow, where we’ll have 1;1 scale Hot Wheels® cars, giveaways of Hot Wheels® merch, special raffles, demos of the new Hot Wheels® Showdown game, special signings with X Games All-Stars and much more!
Tuesday, June 3 from 9:00 — 11:00 a.m. MT • Fry’s @ 201 N Switzer Canyon Dr, Flagstaff, AZ 86001 (parking lot)
Wednesday, June 4 from 9:00 — 11:00 a.m. MT • Smith’s @ 8100 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113 (parking lot)
Pre and Post-Event Coverage of the X Games
Our final destination is the amped up adrenaline-rush X Games Austin! Check back for updates before and after we arrive. See ya on the road!