Forza Horizon 5: All New Hot Wheels DLC Cars
Forza Horizon games are all about having fun driving awesome cars through beautiful and exotic locations, and Forza Horizon 5 is no different. While the base game launched with a whopping 534 cars, even more have been added over the months into a downright staggering amount of options. With so many cars to check out, you'd absolutely be forgiven for not even knowing where to begin--but that's half the fun, right?
What's more is that the series is known for expanding its vehicle roster even further with updates and expansions. With that being said, if you're a gearhead who is diving into Forza Horizon 5's brand new Hot Wheels expansion, you're in for a treat, as this thrilling Hot Wheels adventure brings more than a themed area to explore. You're also able to get your hands on some exciting new cars to drive throughout the DLC and beyond, ensuring you'll have plenty to keep you busy until the next expansion comes along--though we aren't quite sure when that'll be yet.
Forza Horizon 5's Hot Wheels DLC features a selection of ten new vehicles to the lineup--including a few which are guaranteed to be extremely special to diehard fans of Mattel's small model cars. Whether you're a collector of Hot Wheels, admire them from afar, or simply love the electrifying enjoyment of blazing across the orange tracks, you'll find something to love here. Let's take a look at all of the new cars you can add to your garage in this expansion.
2018 Chevrolet Hot Wheels COPO Camaro
Hot Wheels debuted its first ever car back in 1968--a custom Camaro die-cast. As part of a 50th-anniversary celebration, the 2018 Chevrolet Hot Wheels COPO Camaro has been added to Forza Horizon 5. This sleek inclusion is a welcome dose of nostalgia for any avid collector or fan.
To unlock the 2018 Chevrolet Hot Wheels COPO Camaro, you have to complete the Forest Edge and the Horizon Nexus Speed Traps in 1:30 or less in an S1 class car.
2012 Hot Wheels Bad to the Blade
The concept of the 2012 Hot Wheels Bad to the Blade Indy car was first showcased during the "Fearless at the 500" Hot Wheels event to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Indy 500. Similarly to the custom Camaro above, this one has been rewrapped and introduced as part of Hot Wheels' 50th anniversary, sporting Firestone tires and Hot Wheels rims.
To unlock the 2012 Hot Wheels Bad to the Blade, you have to complete the Elite Qualifier "Bad to the Blade Runner."
2013 Hot Wheels Baja Bone Shaker
The 2013 Hot Wheels Baja Bone Shaker is a modified off-roader that was inspired by 1970s trophy trucks. For those who thoroughly enjoy Hot Wheels' more unique-looking vehicles, this one should scratch that itch quite well with its fun aesthetic. With a rugged profile and huge wheels, this one is great for heading off the beaten path and leaving your opponents far behind.
To unlock the 2013 Hot Wheels Baja Bone Shaker, you have to complete the Hot Wheels Expedition and make your way to the Horizon Hot Wheels Park.
1993 Schuppan 962CR
One of the fastest cars of all time, the 1993 Schuppan 962CR is powered by a water-cooled 3.3 liter Type-935 Flat 6 with twin turbochargers. This beastly ride only takes 3.5 seconds to go from 0-60, and it can hit a blisteringly fast top speed of 230mph. If you're a thrillseeker, look no further.
To unlock the 1993 Schuppan 962CR, you have to complete the Expert Qualifier "Now This Isn't Pod Racing."
2000 Hot Wheels Deora II
The Deora was one of the initial 16 Hot Wheels cars that debuted back in 1968, and it has been a fan favorite ever since. In 2003, the Deora II was built into a real-life 1:1 concept car and was later inducted into the Hot Wheels Hall of Fame. The 2000 Hot Wheels Deora II is certainly an unconventional vehicle with its bizarre front end and overall alien-like appearance, but it makes for an enjoyable concept car to drive around Mexico and beyond.
To unlock the 2000 Hot Wheels Deora II, you have to complete the Pro Qualifier "Surf's Down."
2021 Hennessey Venom F5
The 2021 Hennessey Venom F5 is a tribute to 30 years of Hennessey. It packs 8,000rpm and 1,193 lb-ft of torque, making for one hell of a thrilling drive. Put this 1,800+ horsepower to good use on some Hot Wheels roads or Mexico's countryside and you may find yourself not wanting to drive anything else.
To unlock the 2021 Hennessey Venom F5, you have to discover every road in Hot Wheels Park.
2019 Brabham BT62
As part of the 70th anniversary of Brabham's racing legacy, the 2019 Brabham BT62 has been designed with inspiration from founder Sir Jack Brabham himself who always sought to challenge himself on the track. It's a wild-looking car and makes for an adrenaline-pumping drive, so take it to the streets and see how it works for you.
To unlock the 2019 Brabham BT62, you have to complete the Supersonic Spiral and Frozen Rush Speed Zones in 2 minutes or less in an S2 Class car.
2006 Mosler MT900 GT3
The 2006 Mosler MT900 GT3 is a truly powerful ride that excels at Forza Horizon 5's many PR stunts. While you can take this on the roads of Mexico for a fun drive, you'll find it really comes to life on Hot Wheels Park's plastic tracks where you can experience a level of speed and excitement few other cars can provide.
To unlock the 2006 Mosler MT900 GT3, you have to reach and maintain a speed of 250 mph (403 km/h) for at least 5 seconds in an S2 Class vehicle.
2020 SIERRA Cars #23 Yokohama ALPHA
The Alpha weighs only 1,100 lbs and uses large carbon fiber wings to produce a single ton of downforce. It comes packing 450 horsepower and has no issues hitting a solid 140mph. The 2020 SIERRA Cars #23 Yokohama ALPHA is an incredibly versatile and well-made option for off-roading that you'll definitely want to try for yourself.
To unlock the 2020 SIERRA Cars #23 Yokohama ALPHA, you have to win the Hot Wheels Goliath event and become the Hot Wheels Legend.
2018 SUBARU WRX STI ARX Supercar
The 2018 SUBARU WRX STI ARX Supercar is simply ridiculous--it can go from 0-60 in a mere two seconds flat. This rally car is a monster in the dirt and gravel, and it makes for a fantastic off-road PR stunt option for those looking to push for those 3-star completions. Did we mention it goes from 0-60 in TWO SECONDS?
To unlock the 2018 SUBARU WRX STI ARX Supercar, you have to start at the Hot Wheels Outpost in an S1 Class car and complete the Treetops Speed Trap in 1:30 or less.