The 2002 Civic Hatchback was release as a Civic Type R by Hot Wheels worldwide even though the US market never had the Type R. Hot Wheels was quick to introduce the 2003 Civic Si Hatchback.
Variations were common due to the inaccurate tampoeing of the headlights – resulting in black borders around the lights.
An error with the headlights…
Here’s another error with mismatched rear wheels
Another error with missing tampos on the side
2 blister card variations (one has the Highway 35 logo and a different back)
Master Set version
In Black with Chrome CS5S wheels
In black with 5 spoke Gold FTE wheels with a black base
In white with a black base and red interior sporting chrome CS5S wheels.
Error in a short card
A rare factory Zamac prototype