MB042 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird

First Released : 1982
Scale : 1/63

Pre-Production Models:

Issue <click to enlarge> Year Released Body Chassis Interior Wheels Windshield Tampo Baseplate Released
PP01 Matchbox MB042 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1981 Tan Chrome Black 5 Arch - Chrome Amber  

Code 1 Models :

Issue <click to enlarge> Year Released Body Chassis Interior Wheels Windshield Tampo Baseplate Released
01 Matchbox MB042-01 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1982 Red Unpainted Metal White 5 Arch - Chrome Clear Lesney England ©1982

1-75 #42
02 Matchbox MB042-02 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1982 Red Silver/Grey White 5 Arch - Chrome Clear

Lesney England ©1982

1-75 #42
03 Matchbox MB042-03 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1982 Red Unpainted Metal White Dot Dash - Chrome Clear

Lesney England ©1982

1-75#42
04   1983 Cream & Red Pearly Silver Metal Red 5 Arch - Chrome Clear Thunderbird

Matchbox Toys Ltd

©1982 Macau

1-75 #42
05 Matchbox MB042-05 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1983 Cream & Red Pearly Silver Metal Red 5 Arch - Chrome Amber Thunderbird

Matchbox Toys Ltd

©1982 Macau

1-75 #42
06 Matchbox MB042-06 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1983 Cream & Red Pearly Silver Metal Red 5 Arch - Chrome Amber Thunderbird

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

1-75 #42
07 Matchbox MB042-07 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1986 Black Pearly Silver Red Dot Dash - ChromeFront 5 Arch - ChromeRear Amber Tail Lights

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

1-75 #42
08 Matchbox MB042-08 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1986 Black Pearly Silver Red 5 Arch - Chrome Amber Tail Lights

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

1-75 #42
09 Matchbox MB042-09 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1996 Turquoise Pearly Silver White 5 Arch - Chrome Clear Chubbys Diner

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

USA Promotional
10 Matchbox MB042-10 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1996 Black Chrome Red & White Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Detailed Trim

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Premiere Collection : World Class 3
11 Matchbox MB042-10 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1996 Metallic Candy Red Chrome Red & White Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Detailed Trim

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Premiere Collection : World Class 6
12 Matchbox MB042-12 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1996 Turquoise Chrome Turquoise & White Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Detailed Trim

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Matchbox Collectibles Train Set
13 Matchbox MB042-13 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1997 White Chrome Red 5 Arch - Chrome Amber

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

5 Pack #01 – American Street Machines
14 Matchbox MB042-14 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1997 Red Chrome Red & White Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Detailed Trim

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Premiere Collection : Select Class #3
15 Matchbox MB042-15 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1997 Blue Chrome White & Blue Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Orange & Yellow Flames

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Premiere Collection : World Class 11
16 Matchbox MB042-16 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1998 White Chrome Red Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Detailed Trim

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Gold Collection
17 Matchbox MB042-17 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1998 Lemon Chrome Black & White Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Detailed Trim

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Premiere Collection : World Class 17
18 Matchbox MB042-18 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1998 Silver/Grey Chrome Blue & White Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Detailed Trim

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Premiere Collection : World Class 20
19 Matchbox MB042-19 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 1999 Pink Unpainted Metal White & Pink 5 Arch - Chrome Clear Pinky & Happy Days

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Star Car Collection
20 Matchbox MB042-20 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2000 Pale Yellow Grey Light Grey 5 Arch - Chrome Smoke Matchbox 2000

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

1-100 #16
21 Matchbox MB042-21 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2000 Pale Yellow Grey Light Grey 5 Arch - Chrome Smoke

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

1-100 #16
22 Matchbox MB042-22 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2001 Pale Yellow Chrome Black & White Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber White Wall Tyres Clear Detailed Trim

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Elvis Collection
23 Matchbox MB042-23 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2002 White Grey Red Teardrop - Chrome Blue United States Of America

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

Across America
24 Matchbox MB042-24 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2003 Red Chrome Tan Matchbox Chrome Disc Rubber Tyre Clear Detailed Trim

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

My Classic Cars
25 Matchbox MB042-25 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2003 Light Blue Grey Red Teardrop - Chrome Smoke Hero City Sports

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

5 Pack #06 – Convertibles
26 Matchbox MB042-26 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2004 Orange Fluorescent Pink Fluorescent Pink Lace - Chrome Amber Magenta & Dog

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

5 Pack : Blues Clues
27 Matchbox MB042-27 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2004 Purple Fluorescent Pink Fluorescent Pink Lace - Chrome Amber Magenta & Dog

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

Blues Clues Single
28 Matchbox MB042-28 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2004 Yellow Turquoise Red Teardrop - Chrome Dark Smoke Las Vegas Nevada

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

Around the World
29 Matchbox MB042-29 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2005 Pale Pink Chrome White 5 Spoke New - Chrome Clear Detailed Trim

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

Superfast (USA)
30 Matchbox MB042-30 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2005 Metallic Silver/Blue Chrome White 5 Spoke New - Chrome Light Blue Detailed Trim

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

Superfast (ROW)
31 Matchbox MB042-31 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2005 Metallic Red Chrome White Teardrop - Chrome Clear Detailed Trim

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 China

5 Pack : Burger Zone
32 Matchbox MB042-32 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2005 Metallic Red Chrome White Teardrop - Chrome Clear Detailed Trim

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

5 Pack : Burger Zone
33 Matchbox MB042-33 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2006 Metallic Dark Pink Chrome White 5 Spoke New - White Wall Clear Detailed Trim

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

Superfast Collector Tin
34 Matchbox MB042-34 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2006 Black Chrome White Lace - Chrome Clear Pale Yellow side panels

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

5 Pack #07 – Vintage Classics
35 Matchbox MB042-35 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2006 White Chrome Black 5 Spoke New - Chrome Clear Detailed Trim

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

Superfast
36 Matchbox MB042-36 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2007 Pale Yellow Chrome White Tri-Spoke - Chrome Smoke Head Lights

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

1-75 #27

10 Pack

37 Matchbox MB042-37 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2007 Lime Green Chrome Red Teardrop - Chrome Clear Mr Krabb

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

5 Pack : Spongebob Squarepants
38 Matchbox MB042-38 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2007 Blue Chrome White Tri-Spoke - Chrome Smoke Headlights

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

5 Pack #15 – U.S Classics
39 Matchbox MB042-39 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2008 Light Blue Chrome White Tri-Spoke - Chrome Smoke Headlights

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

10 Pack
40 Matchbox MB042-40 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2008 Red Grey White Teardrop - Chrome Clear Dora

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

5 Pack : Nick Jr. #2
41 Matchbox MB042-41 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2009 Pale Lime Grey Purple Teardrop - Chrome Clear Nickelodeon

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

5 Pack : Nickelodeon
42 Matchbox MB042-42 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2010 Blue/Green Grey White Teardrop - Chrome Clear Camping with friends is fun

Mattel, Inc.

©1988 Thailand

5 Pack : Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
43 Matchbox MB042-43 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2017 Blue Grey Light Tan Tri-Spoke - Chrome Clear Detailed Trim

©1988 Mattel Thailand

5 Pack : Open Roadsters

9 Pack

44 Matchbox MB042-44 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2020 Dark Pink Chrome Cream Tri-Spoke - Chrome Smoke Detailed Trim

©1988 Mattel Thailand

1-100 #14

 

Code 2 Models :

Issue <click to enlarge> Year Released Body Chassis Interior Wheels Windshield Tampo Baseplate Released
C2-01 Matchbox MB042-c2--01 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2001 Red Chrome White 5 Arch - Chrome Clear Always Patsy & Crazy For The Bloom Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Color Comp
C2-02 Matchbox MB042-c2--02 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2001 Red Chrome White 5 Arch - Chrome Clear Always Patsy & 2001 

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Color Comp
C2-03     Red Chrome White 5 Arch - Chrome Clear April 28, 2001 & Joy & Michael

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Color Comp
C2-04 Matchbox MB042-c2-04 : 1957 Ford Thunderbird 2003 Red Chrome White 5 Arch - Chrome Clear 3rd Annual Salmon River Festival

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Color Comp
C2-05     Pale Yellow Grey Light Grey 5 Arch - Chrome Smoke Cruisin New England Magazine 2002

Matchbox Int’l Ltd

©1982 China

Color Comp

 

 

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