The real car 1967 Cadillac Eldorado

Topper Toys: Johnny Lightning Custom Eldorado made in(not noted on base) vs Mattel Hot Wheels Custom Eldorado (red Hong Kong purple USA)

Body size/Wheels

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JL longer and wider vs HW and was available with both opening and sealed doors.

JL redline good years w/ unmarked redlines. HW plain redlines

The bases

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JL a few details of the chassis and engine details

HW (Hong Kong) more realistic details on the chassis and engine.

HW USA no details on the chassis

Engine bay

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Each one has a well detailed engine bay but JL has a bit more details showing including the spark plug distributor cap.

Interiors

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JL has buckets seats and more correct looking interior

HW Hong Kong/USA have matching bench seats but HK lacks a center console detail USA has a transmission hump that shouldn’t be there since it had column shift automatic.

Front grill

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JL is the only one to have a more detailed grill and front bumper.

Rear bumper

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Once again JL has more details on the rear bumper.

Over all all 3 castings have their pros and cons it’s hard to say which one is better than the other. It’s nice to finally have an example of a car that both brands made.

It’s up to your personal preference on which brand/make you have in your collection.