The 1997 Hess toy truck and racers
was the twenty-eighth Hess toy truck in what became an American tradition. Find info, pictures and Hess toy trucks for sale on a daily basis here. This toy would be the fourth Hess truck race car combo they produced. What made this one special was that it included three toys for the first time. This set included the Hess truck and trailer with two race cars. Similar to the 1992 1992 Hess 18 Wheeler
and Race car the 1997 issue has windows on both sides which run the entire length of the trailer. This allows complete visibility of both race cars. The inside of the box trailer is lighted and it features a locking rear door that can swing up and there is a cool pull down ramp for the cars to go in and out. The racers feature the push-friction action and both cars have working lights. This truck had a production of 1,600,000 units and was originally retailed for $15.99 at participating locations.