Miniature Wheel Types

As the models have changed over the decades, so to have the wheels that were used. Originally all cars had solid metal or plastic wheels with no real design or pattern to them. With the introduction of the Superfast range in 1970 came the first of a range of patterned wheels and in a variety of colours to suit each model.

4 Spoke 
Matchbox Wheels : 4 Spoke      
Chrome      

 

5 Crown
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Crown Matchbox Wheels : 5 Crown - Gold    
Chrome Gold    

 

5 Dot Crown
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Dot Crown - Chrome Matchbox Wheels : 5 Dot Crown - Dark Grey 5 Dot Crown - Gold 5 Dot Crown - Black
Chrome Dark Grey Gold Black
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Dot Crown - Smoke      
Smoke      

 

5 Spoke 
5 Spoke - Chrome      
Chrome      

 

5 Spoke Updated
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke Updated 5 Spoke New - Yellow    
Chrome Yellow    

 

5 Spoke Modern
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke - Smoke 5 Spoke - White Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke - Chrome Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke - Purple
Smoke White Chrome Purple
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke - Black-Chrome      
Black/Chrome      

 

5 Spoke Centre Hub – Rubber Tyres
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke Centre Hub Rubber - Chrome Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke Centre Hub Rubber - Bright Chrome    
Chrome Bright Chrome    

 

5 Spoke Concave Star
5 Spoke Concave Star - Chrome Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke Concave Star - Black    
Chrome Black    

 

5 Spoke Oval
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke Oval - Chrome Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke Oval - Grey Matchbox 5 Spoke Oval - White Matchbox 5 Spoke Oval - Orange
Chrome Grey White Orange
Matchbox Wheels : 5 Spoke Oval - Cream      
Cream      

 

6 Spoke
Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke - Chrome 6 Spoke - Smoke  
Chrome Smoke Dark Grey  

 

6 Spoke Ringed Gear
Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Black Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Black-Chrome Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Black-Gold
Black Black/Chrome Black/Gold Black/Orange
6 Spoke Ringed Gear - white-white Matchbox 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Black-Red Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Black - Toy Fair Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Black-Yellow
White (White Tyre) Black/Red Black/Chrome (Toy Fair) Black/Yellow
6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Dark Smoke Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Green 6 Spoke RInged Gear - Chrome-Grey Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - White
Dark Smoke Green Chrome (Grey Tyre) White
6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Brown Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Chrome Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Orange Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Ringed Gear - Blue
Brown Chrome Orange Blue

 

6 Spoke Utility
6 spoke utility - chrome 6 Spoke Utility - Black-Chrome 6 Spoke Utility - Bright Orange 6 Spoke Utility - Dark Brown
Chrome Black/Chrome Orange Dark Red
6 Spoke Utility - Yellow 6 Spoke Utility - White Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Utility - Black Matchbox Wheels : 6 Spoke Utility - Smoke
Yellow White Black Smoke

 

8 Dot Dual Ring
Matchbox Wheels : 8 Dot Dual Ring - White Matchbox Wheels : 8 Dot Dual Ring - Orange Matchbox Wheels : 8 Dot Dual Ring - Blue  
White Orange Blue  

 

8 Spoke Ringed
Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed black-Chrome Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Black Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Black/Brown Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Blue
Black/Chrome Black Black/Brown Blue
Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Gold Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Black/Yellow Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Black/White Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Orange
Gold Black/Yellow Black/White Orange
Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Grey Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Black/Orange Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Brown Matchbox Wheels : 8 Spoke Rimmed - Chrome
Grey Black/Orange Brown Chrome

 

9 Dot Centre Star
9 Dot Centre Star 9 Dot Centre Star-Red 9 Dot Centre Star-Yellow  
Chrome Red Yellow  

 

10 Spoke Ringed
Matchbox Wheels : 10 Spoke RInged - Black-Gold      
Black/Gold      

 

10 Spoke Rubber
Matchbox Wheels : 10 Spoke Rubber Dark Grey Matchbox Wheels : 10 Spoke Rubber White - Gold rim Matchbox Wheels : 10 Spoke Rubber Chrome
Black/Chrome Dark Grey White/Gold Chrome

 

Cog
Matchbox Wheels : Cog - Yellow Matchbox Cog Wheel    
Yellow Chrome    

 

Dot Dash
Matchbox Wheels : Dot Dash Matchbox Wheels : Dot Dash - Gold    
Chrome Gold    

 

Dot Dash Modern
Dot Dash Modern - Chrome Dot Dash Modern - White Dot Dash Modern - Yellow Dot Dash Modern - Dark Red
Chrome White Yellow Red
Matchbox Dot Dash Modern - Smoke Matchbox Dot Dash Modern - Dark Orange Matchbox Dot Dash Modern - Gold Matchbox Wheels : Dot Dash New - Grey
Smoke Brown Gold Dark Grey
Matchbox Wheels : Dot Dash Modern - Black      
Black      

 

Double 10 Spoke 
Matchbox Wheels : Double 10 Spoke - Gold Matchbox Wheels : Double 10 Spoke - Dark Grey Matchbox Wheels : Double 10 Spoke - Chrome
Smoke Gold Dark Grey Chrome
Double 10 Spoke - White      
White      

 

Double 6 Spoke Ultra Max
Matchbox Wheels : Double 6 Spoke - Black
Grey/Chrome Black

 

Goodyear Eagle – Rubber Tyres
Matchbox Wheels : Goodyear Eagle - Chrome  

 

Goodyear Eagle 5 Spoke – Rubber Tyres
Matchbox Wheels : Goodyear Eagle 5 Spoke Chrome  

 

Goodyear Eagle 7 Spoke – Rubber Tyres
Matchbox Wheels : Goodyear Eagle 7 Spoke Chrome  

 

Lace
Lace - Chrome Lace - Black Lace - Gold Matchbox Wheels : Lace - Grey
Chrome Black Gold Dark Grey

 

Maltese Cross
Matchbox Wheels : Maltese Cross - Chrome      
Chrome      

 

Metal Roller (Released : 1953)
Matchbox Wheels : Metal Roller Front - Red Matchbox Wheels : Metal Roller Rear - Red    
Front (Red) Rear (Red)    

 

Ringed Disc (Released : 2009)
Matchbox Wheels : Disc - Black-Gold RIm Matchbox Wheels : Disc - Green-Black Rim Matchbox Wheels : Ringed Disc - Chrome
Black/Gold Green/Black Chrome Chrome (Grey Tyre)
Miniature Wheel - Disc (Chrome) Miniature Wheel - Disc (Yellow) Ringed Disc - Orange Matchbox Wheels : Ringed Disc Whitewall - Chrome
Chrome/Black Yellow Orange Chrome (White Wall)
Ringed Disc - Blue-Black Matchbox Wheels : Disc - Green Disc - Orange Ringed Disc - Dark Grey
Blue/Black Green Gold/Black Smoke
Matchbox Wheels : Disc - Black/Orange Matchbox Wheels : Ringed Disc - Gold    
Black/Orange Gold    

 

Sawblade
Matchbox Wheels : Sawblade - Grey Sawblade - White Sawblade - Red  
Dark Grey Cream Red  

 

Tri-Star 
Matchbox Wheels : Tri-Spoke - Chrome Tri-Spoke - Black Matchbox Wheels : Tri-Star Gold Tri-Spoke - Blue
Chrome Black Gold Blue
Matchbox Wheels : Tri-Spoke - Yellow      
Yellow      

 

Tri-Star Solid
Matchbox Wheels : Tri-Star Solid - Orange-Silver rim  
Orange/Chrome