2013 Hess Toy Truck and Tractor (Hess)
(WXIA) -- With the help of fans on social media, Hess revealed the company's 2013 toy truck model ahead of the November 1 scheduled launch date.
The 2013 Hess Toy Truck and Tractor goes on sale at Hess retail stores on November 8, and can be ordered now from http://HessToyTruck.com. The truck retails for $27.99 and includes four Energizer batteries.
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The truck follows the company's long-standing tradition of producing an annual truck, dating back to 1964. Many of the company's earlier year models have become well-sought after collector's items.
The truck features 45 working lights, a hidden extendable ramp with sound effects, and other sounds that include the ignition, a horn, back-up alert and a hydraulic lift. The self-propelled tractor features 15 working lights, motorized forward & reverse motion, a locking front bucket with its own release button and a swiveling back bucket.