PLEASE NOTE: tickets should be purchased in advance.
Hot Wheels: Race to Win

Hot Wheels: Race to Win

Buckle up and race with the most famous toy vehicles on the planet—Hot Wheels® !

Now Open

Where:
Level 1
Tickets:
Included with Admission
Age:
All Ages
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Speed, power, performance ... buckle up and race with the most famous toy vehicles on the planet—Hot Wheels® ! Guests will be a part of a dynamic race team working together to build and test the world’s fastest (and safest) speed machines, using Hot Wheels diecast cars. This behind-the-scenes look at the thrilling world of racing investigates the scientific process for designing super-fast cars. Hands-on experiences and authentic race gear will engage families in the process of experimenting for an unforgettably fun learning experience.

This exhibition is included with Museum admission. It's open September 25, 2021 – January 23, 2022. It was produced by The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and Mattel and is locally sponsored by TowneBank and Woodfin - Your Home Team.

Want to bring the excitement of Hot Wheels™: Race to Win™ to your classroom? Check out this unit of study developed by the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis for grades 3-5 and 6-8.

Inspire students to experiment and learn how physical forces influence the distance and speed their Hot Wheels cars can travel. It’s a great resource to use before and after you visit to the exhibit with your students. We’ve provided the Virginia SOL’s for the unit below.

Grades 3-5: 3.2, 3.2,4.1,5.1,5.3

Grades 6-8: 6.1, PS1, PS 5, PS 8, PS 9

What makes one car faster than another? How do engines use fuel to spin the wheels and burn up the track? What technology keeps drivers, crews, and fans safe at a race?

In Hot Wheels™: Race to Win™ children and families join the race team crew and explore four zones in the team garage to learn about design, power, speed and safety in an unforgettable, fun learning experience.

Highlights include:

  • Race the clock (and your family and friends!) in the Pit Stop Challenge to change tires and refuel the car
  • Experience the six-lane downhill speed track, booster power track, adjustable angles track, and timing track.
  • See real race car parts, authentic artifacts, and captivating memorabilia

Hot Wheels™: Race to Win™ is included with Museum admission. It was produced by The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and Mattel. HOT WHEELS and associated trademarks and trade dress are owned by, and used under license from, Mattel. ©2021 Mattel. All Rights Reserved.

Feel the Need for Speed?
Plan your trip to the Museum today! Don't forget, this exhibition opens September 25.