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MB72-B : SRN6 Hovercraft

Released: 1972
Scale: 1-190

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Matchbox MB72-B : SRN6 Hovercraft Matchbox MB72-B : SRN6 Hovercraft Matchbox MB72-B : SRN6 Hovercraft
Released: 1972
Body: White
Hull: Black
Windows: Blue
Wheels: Solid Black
Labels: SRN6
Baseplate: ©1972 Lesney Products & Co Ltd England
Released: 1972
Body: White
Hull: Black
Windows: –
Wheels: Solid Black
Labels: SRN6
Baseplate: ©1972 Lesney Products & Co Ltd England
Released: 1972
Body: White
Hull: Black
Windows: –
Wheels: Solid Black
Labels: –
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Matchbox MB72-B : SRN6 Hovercraft Matchbox MB72-B : SRN6 Hovercraft Matchbox MB72-B : SRN6 Hovercraft
Released: 1972
Body: White
Hull: Black
Windows: Blue
Wheels: 5 Spoke (Chrome)
Labels: SRN6
Baseplate: ©1972 Lesney Products & Co Ltd England
Released: 1972
Body: White
Hull: Black
Windows: Blue
Wheels: 5 Spoke (Black)
Labels: SRN6
Baseplate: ©1972 Lesney Products & Co Ltd England
Released: 1972
Body: White
Hull: Tan
Windows: –
Wheels: Solid Black
Labels: SRN6
Baseplate: ©1972 Lesney Products & Co Ltd England
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Matchbox MB72-B : SRN6 Hovercraft
Released: 1972
Body: White
Hull: Tan
Windows: –
Wheels: Solid Black
Labels: SRN6
Baseplate: ©1972 Lesney Products & Co Ltd
FAB Z F MANA
Brazil – Manaus
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Monsters Series

In 2006 there was a sub series titled ”Monsters” each model came with a plastic monster.

MB102 : 4×4 Chevy Van Matchbox MB102-41 : 4x4 Chevy Van Matchbox MB102-41 : 4x4 Chevy Van Matchbox MB102-41 : 4x4 Chevy Van
MB519 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-09 : Fire Hovercraft Matchbox Monsters Series - 2006 Matchbox Monsters Series - 2006
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MB519 : Fire Hovercraft

First Released : 2001
Scale : Generic
Also Known as : Hovercraft & H2O Glider

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Matchbox MB519 : Fire Hovercraft Matchbox MB519 : Fire Hovercraft Matchbox MB519 : Fire Hovercraft
Released: 2001
Deck: Red
Upper Hull: Black
Lower Hull: Black
Airfoils: Yellow
Tampo: Rescue
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. China
Released: 2002
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Red
Lower Hull: Red
Airfoils: Light Blue
Tampo: H2O
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. China
Released: 2002
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Red
Lower Hull: Red
Airfoils: Light Blue
Tampo: H2O & 50th Anniversary Logo
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. China
1-75 #62 1-75 #35 1-75 #35
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MB519-04 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-05 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-06 : Fire Hovercraft
Released: 2003
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Red
Lower Hull: Red
Airfoils: Yellow
Tampo: Matchbox Hero City
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. China
Released: 2003
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Red
Lower Hull: Red
Airfoils: Yellow
Tampo: Matchbox Hero City & Logo
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. China
Released: 2003
Deck: Maroon
Upper Hull: White
Lower Hull: Black
Airfoils: Yellow
Tampo: Unit 2
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. China
1-75 #64 1-75 #64 Launcher 5 Alarm
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MB519-07 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-08 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-09 : Fire Hovercraft
Released: 2004
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Red
Lower Hull: Red
Airfoils: Yellow
Tampo: Alarm Unit
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. China
Released: 2005
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Orange
Lower Hull: Grey
Airfoils: Black
Tampo: MBX Coast Guard
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. Thailand
Released: 2006
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Dark Red
Lower Hull: Grey
Airfoils: Black
Tampo: Nautical Research Vessel
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. Thailand
5 Pack : Fire Chiefs 5 Pack : Coast Guard Monsters Series
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MB519-10 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-11 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-12 : Fire Hovercraft
Released: 2006
Deck: Light Grey
Upper Hull: Dark Grey
Lower Hull: Light Grey
Airfoils: Dark Grey
Tampo: Special Ops Force
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. Thailand
Released: 2006
Deck: Metallic Red
Upper Hull: Yellow
Lower Hull: Dark Grey
Airfoils: Orange
Tampo: Fire Rescue
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. Thailand
Released: 2008
Deck: Grey
Upper Hull: Green
Lower Hull: Black
Airfoils: White
Tampo: Ocean Research 519
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel, Inc. Thailand
Battle Kings Night Landing Board Book Series 5 Pack : Ocean Research MB519-12 : Fire Hovercraft
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MB519-13 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-14 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-15 : Fire Hovercraft
Released: 2008 & 2018
Deck: Grey
Upper Hull: Green
Lower Hull: Black
Airfoils: White
Tampo: Ocean Research 519
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2009
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Red
Lower Hull: Black
Airfoils: Red
Tampo: MBX Coast Patrol
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2012
Deck: White
Upper Hull: Clear Orange
Lower Hull: Clear Orange
Airfoils: Blue
Tampo: Pirate Chaser
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel Thailand
5 Pack : Ocean Research MB519-13 : Fire Hovercraft2018 : 1-125 #71 10 Pack 1-120 #98

9 Pack

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MB519-16 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-17 : Fire Hovercraft
Released: 2012
Deck: Red
Upper Hull: Grey
Lower Hull: Grey
Airfoils: White
Tampo: Rescue
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2017
Deck: Dark Blue
Upper Hull: Light Grey
Lower Hull: Dark Grey
Airfoils: Light Grey
Tampo: Police 211
Baseplate: ©2000 Mattel Thailand
60th Anniversary

20 Pack

5 Pack : Beach Rescue

1-125 #68

 

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Action Launcher – 2003 : 5 Alarm

MB519 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-06 : Fire Hovercraft
MB399 : Chevrolet Silverado 4×4 Pickup Matchbox MB399 : Chevrolet Silverado 4x4 Pickup
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60th Anniversary Cards

In the USA some of the regular 1-125 series for 2013 were also released on special cards.

MB519 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-16 : Fire Hovercraft
MB731 : Baja Bandit MB731-18 : Baja Bandit
MB783 : Jungle Crawler Matchbox MB783 : Jungle Crawler
MB787 : Express Delivery Truck MB787-06 : Express Delivery Truck
MB795 : Cliff Hanger MB795-09 : Cliff Hanger
MB825 : Road Tripper MB825-07 : Road Tripper
MB830 : SWAT Truck MB830-04 : S.W.A.T. Truck
MB831 : ATV 6×6 MB831-05 : ATV 6x6
MB839 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB839-02 : Urban Tow Truck
MB840 : Water Hauler Matchbox MB840-01 : Water Hauler
MB842 : Blizzard Buster MB842-02 : Blizzard Buster
MB856 : Load Lifter MB856-01 : Load Lifter

 

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5 Pack : 2006 #03 – Coast Guard

MB574 : Jeep Cherokee (Roof Light) MB574-17: Jeep Cherokee
MB574-18: Jeep Cherokee
MB519 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-08 : Fire Hovercraft
MB524 : Land Rover Discovery
MB490 : Nissan Xterra Matchbox MB490 : Nissan Xterra and Kayaks Matchbox MB490 : Nissan Xterra and Kayaks Matchbox MB490 : Nissan Xterra and Kayaks
MB628 : Land Rover SVX

 

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Matchbox Generic Models

Over the years many original designs or generic models have been released by Matchbox this is to help reduce costs and thus improve the profits of the range.  Many designs lend themselves really well to this concept like road rollers or graders as most children will not know (or care) about branding and licensed models.  Here is a list of all those models :

Matchbox MB919 : Acre Maker
Acre Maker
Matchbox Skybusters SB-86 : Airblade Matchbox Skybusters SB-55 : Airliner Matchbox Skybusters SB-62 : Airliner
Airblade Airliner (SB-55) Airliner (SB-62)
Matchbox MB679 : Ambulance Matchbox MB1114 : Armoured Action Truck Matchbox MB510 : Armored Response Vehicle
Ambulance Armoured Action Truck Armored Response Vehicle (MB510)
Matchbox MB606 : Armored Response Vehicle Matchbox MB1191 : MBX Armored Truck Matchbox MB831 : ATV 6x6
Armored Response Vehicle (MB606) Armored Truck ATV 6×6
Matchbox MB732 : Badlander Matchbox MB731 : Baja Bandit
Badlander Baja Bandit
Matchbox MB968 : Bay Brigade Matchbox Skybusters SB-85 : Biplane Matchbox MB842 : Blizzard Buster
Bay Brigade Biplane Blizzard Buster (MB842)
Matchbox MB934 : Blizzard Buster Matchbox MB907 : Blockade Buster
Blizzard Buster (MB934) Blockade Buster
Matchbox MB493 : Bulldozer Matchbox Skybusters SB-156 : Bubble Copter Matchbox MB1084 : Camo Convoy
Bulldozer Bubble Copter Camo Convoy
Matchbox MB1259 : Cement Trailer Matchbox Working Rigs RW040 : Cement Truck
CatCar Cement Trailer Cement Truck
Matchbox MB1250 : Chow Mobile II
Chow Mobile II
Matchbox MB662 : City Bus Matchbox MB992 : City Bus Matchbox MB795 : Cliff Hanger
City Bus (MB662) City Bus (MB992) Cliff Hanger
Matchbox Real Working Rigs RW010 : MBX Crane Truck Matchbox Skybusters SB-154 : MBX Crop Duster Matchbox MB834 : Crop Master
Crane Truck Crop Duster Crop Master
Matchbox Working Rig RW027 : Crop Sprayer Matchbox MB1113 : Deep Diver Submarine Matchbox MB891 : Deep Dive
Crop Sprayer Deep Dive Submarine Deep Diver
Matchbox MB993 : Delivery Service Truck Matchbox MB712-A : Desert Thunder V16 Matchbox MB928 : Desert Thunder V16
Delivery Service Truck Desert Thunder V16 (MB712-A) Desert Thunder V16 (MB928)
Matchbox 01A – Diesel Road Roller Matchbox MB916 : Dirt Smasher Matchbox MB1010 : Dirtstroyer
Diesel Road Roller Dirt Smasher Dirtstroyer
Matchbox MB918 : Drill Digger Matchbox MB710-A : Dump Truck
Drill Digger Dump Truck (MB710-A)
Matchbox Skybusters SB-152 : Enemy Strike Jet Matchbox Working Rigs RW028 : MBX Excavator
Enemy Strike Jet Excavator
Matchbox MB813 : Express Delivery Truck Matchbox MB1243 : MBX Field Car Matchbox MB902 : Field Tripper
Express Delivery Truck Field Car II Field Tripper
Matchbox MB519 : Fire Hovercraft Matchbox MB698 : Flame Tamer
Fire Dasher Fire Hovercraft Flame Tamer (MB698)
Matchbox MB949 : Flame Tamer Matchbox Color Changer MB1065 : Flame Tamer Matchbox MB564 : Foam Fire Truck
Flame Tamer (MB949) Flame Tamer (MB1065) Foam Fire Truck
Matchbox MB889 : Food Truck Matchbox MB999 : Food Truck Matchbox MB847 : Frost Fighter
Food Truck (MB889) Food Truck (MB999) Frost Fighter
Matchbox MB904 : Garbage Gulper Matchbox MB1217 : MBX Garbage Scout Matchbox MB742 : Garbage Truck
Garbage Gulper Garbage Scout Garbage Truck
Matchbox MB1042 : Glass King Matchbox MB640 : Go Rolla
Glass King Go-Rolla
Matchbox MB707 : Ground Breaker Matchbox MB948 : Ground Breaker Matchbox MB886 : Ground Grinder
Ground Breaker (MB707) Ground Breaker (MB948) Ground Grinder
Matchbox MB1048 : Hail Cat Matchbox MB796 : Hazard Squad
Hail Cat Hazard Squad (MB796)
Matchbox MB996 : Hazard Squad Matchbox MB1099 : Hazard Squad Matchbox MB778 : Heritage Ice Cream Truck
Hazard Squad (MB996) Hazard Squad (MB1099) Heritage Ice Cream Truck
Matchbox Skybusters SB-70 : Hypersonic Jet
Hypersonic Jet
Matchbox MB783 : Jungle Crawler Matchbox MB941 : Jungle Crawler
Jungle Crawler (MB783) Jungle Crawler (MB941) Jungle Crawler (MB1061)
Matchbox MB856 : Load Lifter Matchbox MB748 : MBX 4x4 Matchbox MB1176 : MBX Backhoe
Load Lifter MBX 4×4 MBX Backhoe
Matchbox MB1215 : MBX Cycle Trailer Matchbox MB1074 : MBX Flatbed King
MBX Cycle Trailer MBX Flatbed King
Matchbox MB1150 : MBX Rig I Cabover Matchbox MB695 : MBX Tanker
MBX Rig I Cabover MBX Tanker
Matchbox MB1018 : MBXcavator Matchbox MB978 : Meter Made
MBXcavator Meter Made
Matchbox MB1249 : MBX Mini Cargo Truck Matchbox MB917 : Mini Dozer
Mini Cargo Truck Mini Dozer
Matchbox MB1189 : MBX Mini Swisher Matchbox Skybusters SB-64 : Mission Chopper Matchbox Off-Road Rescue Rig
Mini Swisher Mission Chopper Off-Road Rescue Rig
Matchbox Pirate Car Matchbox MB1175 : Poop King
Pirate Car Poop King
Matchbox MB370 : Postal Service Delivery Truck Matchbox MB988 : Power Lift Matchbox Skybuster SB148 : MBX Private Jet
Postal Service Delivery Truck Power Lift (MB988) Private Jet
Matchbox Skybuster SB-82 : Pusher Prop Matchbox MB767 : Quick Sander Matchbox MB972 : Rain Maker
Pusher Prop Quick Sander Rain Maker
Matchbox MB909 : Rapids Rescue Matchbox MB541 : Rescue Helicopter
Rapids Rescue Rescue Helicopter (MB541)
Matchbox MB849-A : Rescue Helicopter Matchbox MB984 : Rescue Helicopter Matchbox MB716 : Ridge Raider
Rescue Helicopter (MB849) Rescue Helicopter (MB984) Ridge Raider (MB716)
Matchbox MB1131 : Ridge Raider Matchbox Real Working RIgs RW020 : MBX Road Grader Matchbox MB1004 : Road Mauler
Ridge Raider (MB1131) Road Grader Road Mauler
Matchbox MB895 : Road Raider Matchbox Real Working Rigs RW046 : Road Scraper Matchbox MB1251 : Road Stripe King
Road Raider Road Scraper Road Stripe King
Matchbox MB825 : Road Tripper Matchbox MB1085 : RSQ-18 Tank
Road Tripper RSQ-18 Tank
Matchbox MB973 : Runway Wrangler Matchbox MB910 : Sahara Sweeper
Runway Wrangler Sahara Sweeper
Matchbox MB861 : Sand Shredder Matchbox MB845 : 4x4 Scrambulance Matchbox MB989 : 4x4 Scrambulance
Sand Shredder Scrambulance (MB845) Scrambulance (MB989)
Matchbox Skybusters SB-98 : Sea Arrow Matchbox MB1007 : Sea Hunter Matchbox MB926 : Sea Spy
Sea Arrow Sea Hunter Sea Spy
Matchbox MB1212 : MBX Self Driving Bus Matchbox MB789 : Skidster Matchbox Skybusters SB-100 : Sky Crane
Self Driving Bus Skidster Sky Crane
Matchbox MB1044 : Snow Thrasher
Snow Thrasher
Matchbox MB1058 : Sonora Shredder Matchbox MB37-B : Soopa Coopa Matchbox MB963 : Spark Arrestor
Sonora Shredder Soopa Coopa Spark Arrestor
Matchbox MB1045 : Speed Trapper Matchbox MB601 : Super Dozer Matchbox MB824 : S.W.A.T. Truck
Speed Trapper Super Dozer SWAT Truck (MB824)
Matchbox MB830 : S.W.A.T. Truck Matchbox MB1016 : Swift Shuttle Matchbox MB027 : Swing Wing Jet
SWAT Truck (MB830) Swift Shuttle Swing Wing Jet
Matchbox MB1008 : Tilt N Tip Matchbox MB1047 : Tinforcer Matchbox MB703 : Tractor
Tilt N Tip Tinforcer Tractor
Matchbox MB686 : Tractor Plow Matchbox MB950 : Tractor Plow
Tractor Plow (MB686) Tractor Plow (MB950)
Matchbox MB912 : Trail Tracker Matchbox MB1076 : Trailer Trawler Matchbox MB923 : Travel Tracker
Trail Tracker Trailer Trawler Travel Tracker
Matchbox MB718 : Travel Trailer Matchbox MB747 : Travel Trailer Matchbox MB868 : Travel Trailer
Travel Trailer
(Metal Upper)(MB718)
Travel Trailer
(Plastic Upper)(MB747)
Travel Trailer
(MB868)
Matchbox MB1271 : Travel Trailer II Matchbox MB1043 : Tree Lugger
Travel Trailer II Tree Lugger
Matchbox MB1054 : Tuk Tuk Matchbox Skybusters SB-83 : Twin Boom
Tuk Tuk Twin Boom
Matchbox Skybusters SB-87 : Twin Engine Blaze Buster Matchbox MB839 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937 : Urban Tow Truck
Twin Engine Blaze Buster Urban Tow Truck (MB839) Urban Tow Truck (MB937)
Matchbox MB840 : Water Hauler Matchbox MB936 : Water Tanker Matchbox MB1034 : Xcanner
Water Hauler (MB840) Water Tanker (MB936) Xcanner

 

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2003 : Matchbox Miniatures

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.

Long Card Long Card
Matchbox 2003 Basic Range Long Card Matchbox 2003 Basic Range Long Card

 

USA Range:

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01 Highway Fire Pumper Matchbox - New Model
02 Bucket Fire Truck (Moveable Arm)
03 Ladder Truck
04 Oshkosh Fire Engine
05 Ford Expedition Police
06 Opel Speedster Matchbox - New Model
07 Ferrari 360 Spider
08 Chevrolet Corvette 2000 Convertible
09 Porsche 911 Turbo
10 BMW Z8
11 Emergency Response 4X4 Matchbox - New Model
12 Ambulance
13 Rescue Helicopter Matchbox MB541 : Rescue Helicopter Matchbox MB541 : Rescue Helicopter
14 Ford Transit (Triangle Roof Light)
15 Truck Camper (Vee Roof Light)
16 Car Carrier Matchbox - New Model
17 Wrecker Truck
18 Street Cleaner
19 Trash Truck
20 Highway Maintenance Vehicle
21 Cadillac Escalade Matchbox - New Model
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 Matchbox - New Model
32 Limousine
33 Airport Fire Pumper
34 Radar Plane
35 Radar Truck
36 Taxi Cab Matchbox - New Model
37 Chrysler Panel Cruiser
38 International Armored Car MB446-11 : International Armored Car MB446-10 : International Armored Car
39 Nissan Xterra (with Kayaks) Matchbox MB490 : Nissan Xterra and Kayaks Matchbox MB490 : Nissan Xterra and Kayaks
40 Ford Explorer Sport Trac (Opening Tailgate)
41 Sea Rescue Helicopter Matchbox - New Model
42 Ford F Series Pickup (without Interior) Matchbox - New Model
43 Rescue Boat
44 Speedboat
45 Volkswagen Beetle 4X4 (Bonnet Cast Shut) Matchbox - New Model
46 4×4 Buggy Matchbox - New Model
47 Air Lift Helicopter
48 Fire Flooder (Fixed Hose) Matchbox - New Model
49 Chevrolet Avalanche
50 Land Rover Discovery
51 Pontiac Vibe GT-R Matchbox - New Model
52 School Bus
53 Chevrolet Impala Police Car
54 Volkswagen Microbus Concept
55 Ford Focus
56 Billboard Truck Matchbox - New Model
57 Chevrolet SSR
58 GMC Terradyne
59 Pontiac Piranha
60 Ice Cream Truck
61 Dennis Sabre Matchbox - New Model
62 Water Pumper
63 MB564 : Foam Fire Truck Matchbox MB564 : Foam Fire Truck Matchbox MB564 : Foam Fire Truck
64 Fire Hovercraft MB519-05 : Fire Hovercraft MB519-04 : Fire Hovercraft
65 GM Hummer
66 Dodge Ram SRT-10 Matchbox - New Model
67 Bulldozer Matchbox MB493-06 : Bulldozer Matchbox MB493-07 : Bulldozer
68 Mobile Light Truck
69 Dump Truck
70 Fork Lift
71 Willys Jeep Concept Matchbox - New Model
72 Chrysler PT Cruiser Convertible Matchbox - New Model
73 Hummer H2 SUV Concept MB526-02 : Hummer H2 SUV Concept MB526-01 : Hummer H2 SUV Concept Matchbox - New Model
74 Opel Frogster Matchbox - New Model
75 Mini Cooper S Matchbox MB579-02 : Mini Cooper S Matchbox MB579-01 : Mini Cooper S Matchbox - New Model

 

Rest of World (ROW) Range:

No. Description <click to enlarge>
01 Highway Fire Pumper Matchbox - New Model
02 Bucket Fire Truck (Moveable Arm)
03 Ladder Truck
04 Oshkosh Fire Engine
05 Ford Expedition Police
06 Opel Speedster Matchbox - New Model