Since 1964, the Hess Toy Truck has been a holiday tradition and it’s one of the longest running toy brands on the market. And this year, for the first time, both the Hess Toy Truck and Race Car include lights and sound! Plus this year’s truck has a 4-wheel spring suspension and pull-out ramp which activates a cool hydraulic sound. The cab has three additional sound effects in addition to the flashing lights. The Race Car, based on an American stock car, fits on the truck’s flatbed trailer for even more fun. The car comes with a pull-back racing motor and is decorated with the Hess Express logo. Push the race car’s gas cap to activate the flashing lights and car engine sound.
The design encourages quality and imaginative play. The coolness factor and quality build make the 2011 Hess Toy Truck and Race Car a popular Santa request for the school-age crowd. The truck and car set will be available exclusively at Hess retail stores in 16 East Coast states from Massachusetts to Florida and just while supplies last.
Pull-out ramp with automatic hydraulic sound; 3 additional sound effects activated by cab buttons (ignition, horn and back-up alert sounds); 34 lights with all-on and flashing modes; Flashing light mode activated by cab button, chassis switch and ramp; Four-wheel spring suspension; Chrome-look detailing; and 2 Energizer® ‘C’ batteries
Engine sound effect activated by gas cap button; 10 lights (all-on and flashing modes); Flashing light mode activated by gas cap button; Pull-back racing motor; Chrome-look detailing; and 2 Energizer® ‘AA’ batteries
This 2011 Hess Toy Truck and Race Car is available at participating Hess and Hess Express retail stores for $26.99 plus tax – Energizer® batteries are included. For a complete list of all of the previously issued Hess Toy Trucks or to find the nearest Hess location, please visit: www.hesstoytruck.com.
Hess Corporation, with headquarters in New York, is a global integrated energy company engaged in the exploration, production, purchase, transportation and sale of crude oil and natural gas, as well as the production and sale of refined petroleum, natural gas and electricity products.
Photo Credit: Hess
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