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DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia Convertible

Released: 1995
Scale: 1/43
Model No. : 37398 , DY035/A

 

Pre-Production Models:

PP01
Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia Convertible
Released: 1994
Body: Bare Metal
Chassis: Bare Metal
Interior: Black
Wheels: Solid (Black)
Window: Clear
Tampo: –
Baseplate: –

 

Code 1 Models:

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Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia
Released: 1995
Body: Red Metal
Chassis: RedMetal
Interior: Black & Tan
Wheels: Solid (Chrome) Rubber Tyres
Window: Clear (Red Surround)
Tampo: Detailed Trim
Baseplate: Matchbox China
Special Release

Released as one of the last castings to be added to the ”Dinky Collection” in 1995 and with only a single variation makes this a more sought after release.

Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia
Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia
Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia
Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia Matchbox Dinky DY-35 : 1968 Volkswagen Karmann-Ghia
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DY-10 : 1950 Mercedes Benz Omnibus Type D-3500

Released: 1989
Scale: 1/43
Model No.: 43242 , DY-S 10 , DY010

 

Pre-Production Models:

PP01
Matchbox Dinky : DY-10 : 1950 Mercedes Benz Omnibus Type D-3500 (Pre-Production)
Released: 1988
Body: Cream
Chassis: Black
Interior: Tan
Accessories: Red
Wheels: Solid (Chrome)
Windows: Clear
Roof Panel: Black
Wheel Arch & Bonnet Highlights: Sky Blue
Tampo: Reisebiiro Ruoff Stuttgart (Black)
Baseplate: Matchbox China
Trial model has different decal placement and colouring of the ”blue” areas from the production release

Code 1 Models:

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Matchbox Dinky : DY-10 : 1950 Mercedes Benz Omnibus Type D-3500
Released: 1989
Body: Cream
Chassis: Black
Interior: Tan
Accessories: Red
Wheels: Solid (Chrome)
Windows: Clear
Roof Panel: Black
Wheel Arch & Bonnet Highlights: Dark Blue
Tampo: Reisebiiro Ruoff Stuttgart (Gold)
Baseplate: Matchbox China
Special Release

This casting was only used once and at time of publication there are no known variations of the released version.  Each model came in a specially designed box with its own certificate.

Matchbox Dinky : DY-10 : 1950 Mercedes Benz Omnibus Type D-3500 Matchbox Dinky : DY-10 : 1950 Mercedes Benz Omnibus Type D-3500
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British Sports Car Series

Released: 1999

DYB01 1959 Triumph TR3A
DYB02 1967 Jaguar E-Type
DYB03 1955 Morgan 4/4
DYB04 1956 Austin-Healey
DYB05 1967 MGB
DYB06 1962 Aston Martin DB4
DYB07 1961 Lotus Super Seven Matchbox Dinky DYB07 : 1961 Lotus Super Seven
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DYB07 : 1961 Lotus Super Seven

Released: 1999
Scale: 1/43

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Matchbox Dinky DYB07 : 1961 Lotus Super Seven
Released: 1999
Body: Red
Chassis: Black
Doors: Black
Wheels: Solid (Chrome)
Interior: Dark Brown
Rear Canopy: Black
Tampo: 679LCJ & Detailed Trim
Baseplate: ©1998 China
British Sports Car Series

This model was only ever released in America & Australia because of licensing issues which prevented release on to the European markets.
This model was originally a casting made by Vitesse Models; a Portugese diecast manufacturer