Dad’s the way to do it

May 12, 2015

Little did Matt West know that when he wanted to tempt his son away from tablets and other digital devices he would end up breaking a world record.

But that’s exactly what happened when Matt, one of our technicians, and his son Blade started building bigger and bigger loops for a 1:64 scale Mustang Hot Wheels model.

Before long they had trialled drops from ceiling height, experimented in the garden, and ultimately smashed the record with a 3.81-metre loop at our Research and Innovation Centre in Dearborn, Michigan.

Here’s how…