2003

There are two distinct ranges this year; the USA range and the ROW (Rest of the World) range.  2003 also saw the new theme of ”Hero City” introduced to the basic range.  

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USA Range

 
Number Description <click to enlarge>  
01 Highway Fire Pumper   ***NEW***
02 Bucket Fire Truck (Moveable Arm)    
03 Ladder Truck    
04 Oshkosh Fire Engine    
05 Ford Expedition Police    
06 Opel Speedster   ***NEW***
07 Ferrari 360 Spider    
08 Chevrolet Corvette 2000 Convertible    
09 Porsche 911 Turbo    
10 BMW Z8    
11 Emergency Response 4X4   ***NEW***
12 Ambulance    
13 Rescue Helicopter    
14 Ford Transit (Triangle Roof Light)    
15 Truck Camper (Vee Roof Light)    
16 Car Carrier   ***NEW***
17 Wrecker Truck    
18 Street Cleaner    
19 Trash Truck    
20 Highway Maintenance Vehicle    
21 Cadillac Escalade   ***NEW***
22 Cement Mixer    
23 Road Roller Paver    
24 Rescue Crane    
25 Demolition Machine    
26 Police SUV    
27 Police Car    
28 Police Motorcycle & Sidecar    
29 BMW 328i Police Car    
30 1998 Chevrolet Camaro Z-28 (Lo-Pro roof light)    
31 Volkswagen Beetle Taxi   ***NEW***
32 Limousine    
33 Airport Fire Pumper    
34 Radar Plane    
35 Radar Truck    
36 Taxi Cab   ***NEW***
37 Chrysler Panel Cruiser    
38 International Armored Car MB446-11 : International Armored Car MB446-10 : International Armored Car  
39 Nissan Xterra (with Kayaks)    
40 Ford Explorer Sport Trac (Opening Tailgate)    
41 Sea Rescue Helicopter   ***NEW***
42 Ford F Series Pickup (without Interior)   ***NEW***
43 Rescue Boat    
44 Speedboat    
45 Volkswagen Beetle 4X4 (Bonnet Cast Shut)   ***NEW***
46 4×4 Buggy   ***NEW***
47 Air Lift Helicopter    
48 Fire Flooder (Fixed Hose)   ***NEW***
49 Chevrolet Avalanche    
50 Land Rover Discovery    
51 Pontiac Vibe GT-R   ***NEW***
52 School Bus    
53 Chevrolet Impala Police Car    
54 Volkswagen Microbus Concept    
55 Ford Focus    
56 Billboard Truck   ***NEW***
57 Chevrolet SSR    
58 GMC Terradyne    
59 Pontiac Piranha    
60 Ice Cream Truck    
61 Dennis Sabre   ***NEW***
62 Water Pumper    
63 Foam Fire Truck    
64 Fire Hovercraft MB519-05 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-04 : Fire Hovercraft  
65 GM Hummer    
66 Dodge Ram SRT-10   ***NEW***
67 Bulldozer    
68 Mobile Light Truck    
69 Dump Truck    
70 Fork Lift    
71 Willys Jeep Concept   ***NEW***
72 Chrysler PT Cruiser Convertible   ***NEW***
73 Hummer H2 SUV Concept MB526-02 : Hummer H2 SUV Concept MB526-01 : Hummer H2 SUV Concept ***NEW***
74 Opel Frogster   ***NEW***
75 Mini Cooper S Matchbox MB579-02 : Mini Cooper S Matchbox MB579-01 : Mini Cooper S ***NEW***

 

Rest of the World (ROW) Range

 
Number Description <click to enlarge>  
01 Highway Fire Pumper   ***NEW***
02 Bucket Fire Truck (Moveable Arm)    
03 Ladder Truck    
04 Oshkosh Fire Engine    
05 Ford Expedition Police    
06 Opel Speedster   ***NEW***
07 Ferrari 360 Spider    
08 Chevrolet Corvette 2000 Convertible    
09 Porsche 911 Turbo    
10 BMW Z8    
11 Emergency Response 4X4   ***NEW***
12 Ambulance    
13 Rescue Helicopter    
14 Ford Transit (Triangle Roof Light)    
15 Truck Camper (Vee Roof Light)    
16 Car Carrier   ***NEW***
17 Wrecker Truck    
18 Street Cleaner    
19 Trash Truck    
20 Highway Maintenance Vehicle    
21 Cadillac Escalade   ***NEW***
22 Cement Mixer    
23 Road Roller Paver    
24 Rescue Crane    
25 Demolition Machine    
26 Police SUV   ***NEW***
27 Ford Falcon Police (AU) (Square Roof Light)    
28 Police Motorcycle & Sidecar    
29 Police Motorcycle    
30 Police Car    
31 Volkswagen Beetle Taxi   ***NEW***
32 Limousine    
33 Airport Fire Pumper    
34 Radar Plane    
35 Radar Truck    
36 Taxi Cab   ***NEW***
37 Audi TT Coupe    
38 Mercedes Benz E Class    
39 BMW Z3    
40 BMW 328i Saloon    
41 Sea Rescue Helicopter   ***NEW***
42 Ford F Series Pickup (without Interior)   ***NEW***
43 Rescue Boat    
44 Speedboat    
45 Volkswagen Beetle 4X4 (Bonnet Cast Shut)   ***NEW***
46 4×4 Buggy   ***NEW***
47 Air Lift Helicopter    
48 Fire Flooder (Fixed Hose)   ***NEW***
49 Chevrolet Avalanche    
50 Land Rover Discovery    
51 Pontiac Vibe GT-R   ***NEW***
52 Ford Focus    
53 1999 Ford Mustang Coupe    
54 BMW X5 (Closed Doors)    
55 Mercedes Benz E430 Estate    
56 Billboard Truck   ***NEW***
57 Chevrolet SSR    
58 GMC Terradyne    
59 Pontiac Piranha    
60 Ice Cream Truck    
61 Dennis Sabre   ***NEW***
62 Water Pumper    
63 Foam Fire Truck    
64 Fire Hovercraft MB519-05 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-04 : Fire Hovercraft  
65 GM Hummer    
66 Dodge Ram SRT-10   ***NEW***
67 Lotus Elise    
68 Volkswagen W12 Concept    
69 Ferrari F50    
70 Concept 1 Beetle Cabriolet    
71 Willys Jeep Concept   ***NEW***
72 Chrysler PT Cruiser Convertible   ***NEW***
73 Hummer H2 SUV Concept MB526-02 : Hummer H2 SUV Concept MB526-01 : Hummer H2 SUV Concept ***NEW***
74 Opel Frogster   ***NEW***
75 Mini Cooper S Matchbox MB579-02 : Mini Cooper S Matchbox MB579-01 : Mini Cooper S ***NEW***