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MB973 : Runway Wrangler

First Released: 2015
Scale: Generic

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Matchbox MB973 : Runway Wrangler Matchbox MB973 : Runway Wrangler
Released: 2015
Body: White
Cab: Orange
Chassis: Black
Wheels: 8 Dot Dual Ring (Orange)
Tampo: 101206 MBX
Baseplate: ©2014 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2016 & 2021
Body: Blue
Cab: White
Chassis: White
Wheels: 8 Dot Dual Ring (Chrome)
Tampo: Airporter
Baseplate: ©2014 Mattel Thailand
1-100 #07 1-100 #20

9 Pack

2021: 5 Pack

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5 Pack : 2021 #11 – MBX Airport

MB867 : Lamborghini Gallardo Police Matchbox MB867 : Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia
MB1025 : Toyota Prius Matchbox MB1025 : 2009 Toyota Prius Taxi
MB1016 : Swift Shuttle Matchbox MB1016 : Swift Shuttle
MB695 : Petrol Pumper Matchbox MB695 : MBX Tanker
MB973 : Runway Wrangler Matchbox MB973 : Runway Wrangler
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9 Pack : 2016 #06

MB805 : Toyota 4Runner (Exclusive Vehicle) Matchbox MB805 : Toyota 4Runner
MB1007 : Sea Hunter Matchbox MB1007-01 : Sea Hunter
MB895 : Road Raider MB895-05 : Road Raider
MB916 : Dirt Smasher Matchbox MB916-03 : Dirt Smasher
MB789 : Skidster MB789-11 : Skidster
MB979 : Porsche Cayman Matchbox MB979-02 : Porsche Cayman
MB973 : Runway Wrangler Matchbox MB973 : Runway Wrangler
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Miniatures Skybusters

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 Skybusters SB-55 : Airliner Matchbox Skybusters SB-62 : Airliner Matchbox MB679 : Ambulance
Airliner (SB-55) Airliner (SB-62) Ambulance
Matchbox MB1114 : Armoured Action Truck Matchbox MB606 : Armored Response Vehicle Matchbox MB732 : Badlander
Armoured Action Truck Armored Response Vehicle Badlander
Matchbox MB731 : Baja Bandit Matchbox Skybusters SB-85 : Biplane
Baja Bandit Biplane
Matchbox MB907 : Blockade Buster Matchbox MB493 : Bulldozer Matchbox MB1084 : Camo Convoy
Blockade Buster Bulldozer 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 MB918 : Drill Digger
Diesel Road Roller Dirt Smasher Drill Digger
Matchbox Skybusters SB-152 : Enemy Strike Jet
Enemy Strike Jet
Matchbox Working Rigs RW028 : MBX Excavator Matchbox MB813 : Express Delivery Truck Matchbox MB1243 : MBX Field Car
Excavator Express Delivery Truck Field Car II
Matchbox MB698 : Flame Tamer Matchbox MB949 : Flame Tamer
Fire Dasher Flame Tamer (MB698) Flame Tamer (MB949)
Matchbox Color Changer MB1065 : Flame Tamer
Flame Tamer (MB1065)
Matchbox MB564 : Foam Fire Truck Matchbox MB889 : Food Truck Matchbox MB999 : Food Truck
Foam Fire Truck Food Truck (MB889) Food Truck (MB999)
Matchbox MB742 : Garbage Truck Matchbox MB640 : Go Rolla Matchbox MB886 : Ground Grinder
Garbage Truck Go-Rolla Ground Grinder
Matchbox MB796 : Hazard Squad Matchbox MB996 : Hazard Squad Matchbox MB1099 : Hazard Squad
Hazard Squad (MB796) Hazard Squad (MB996) Hazard Squad (MB1099)
Matchbox MB778 : Heritage Ice Cream Truck Matchbox MB783 : Jungle Crawler Matchbox MB941 : Jungle Crawler
Heritage Ice Cream Truck Jungle Crawler (MB783) Jungle Crawler (MB941)
Jungle Crawler (MB1061)
Matchbox MB856 : Load Lifter Matchbox MB1176 : MBX Backhoe Matchbox MB1215 : MBX Cycle Trailer
Load Lifter MBX Backhoe MBX Cycle Trailer
Matchbox MB1074 : MBX Flatbed King Matchbox MB1217 : MBX Garbage Scout
MBX Flatbed King MBX Garbage Scout
Matchbox MB1249 : MBX Mini Cargo Truck Matchbox MB1189 : MBX Mini Swisher Matchbox MB1150 : MBX Rig I Cabover
MBX Mini Cargo Truck MBX Mini Swisher MBX Rig I Cabover
Matchbox MB1212 : MBX Self Driving Bus Matchbox MB695 : MBX Tanker
MBX Self Driving Bus MBX Tanker
Matchbox MB978 : Meter Made Matchbox Off-Road Rescue Rig Matchbox MB1175 : Poop King
Meter Made Off-Road Rescue Rig Poop King
Matchbox MB370 : Postal Service Delivery Truck Matchbox MB988 : Power Lift Matchbox Pirate Car
Postal Service Delivery Truck Power Lift (MB988) Pirate Car
Matchbox MB767 : Quick Sander Matchbox MB972 : Rain Maker Matchbox MB541 : Rescue Helicopter
Quick Sander Rain Maker 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
Road Raider Road Scraper
Matchbox MB1251 : Road Stripe King Matchbox MB973 : Runway Wrangler Matchbox MB910 : Sahara Sweeper
Road Stripe King Runway Wrangler Sahara Sweeper
Matchbox MB861 : Sand Shredder Matchbox Skybusters SB-98 : Sea Arrow Matchbox MB926 : Sea Spy
Sand Shredder Sea Arrow Sea Spy
Matchbox MB789 : Skidster Matchbox MB1058 : Sonora Shredder Matchbox MB37-B : Soopa Coopa
Skidster Sonora Shredder Soopa Coopa
Matchbox MB1045 : Speed Trapper Matchbox MB601 : Super Dozer Matchbox MB824 : S.W.A.T. Truck
Speed Trapper Super Dozer SWAT Truck
Matchbox MB1016 : Swift Shuttle
Swift Shuttle
Matchbox MB027 : Swing Wing Jet Matchbox MB1008 : Tilt N Tip Matchbox MB703 : Tractor
Swing Wing Jet Tilt N Tip Tractor
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
Travel Trailer II
Matchbox MB1054 : Tuk Tuk Matchbox MB839 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937 : Urban Tow Truck
Tuk Tuk Urban Tow Truck (MB839) Urban Tow Truck (MB937)
Matchbox MB840 : Water Hauler Matchbox MB936 : Water Tanker
Water Hauler (MB840) Water Tanker (MB936)

 

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2016 : Matchbox Miniatures

There were 3 types of packaging used :

Long Card Short Code Power Grab
Matchbox 2016 Basic Range Long Card Matchbox 2016 Basic Range Short Card Matchbox 2015 Basic Range Power Grab
New Design New Design 2015 Design

 

No. Description <click to enlarge>
01 Heavy Freighter Matchbox - New Model
02 ’14 Ford Transit News Van Matchbox - New Model
03 ’15 Mazda MX-5 Miata Matchbox MB1012 : 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata Matchbox - New Model
04 ’15 Chrysler 300 MB1033-01 : 2015 Chrysler 300 ©John Lambert Matchbox - New Model
05 1971 Nissan Skyline 2000 GT-X Matchbox MB1022-01 : 1971 Nissan Skyline 2000 GTX Matchbox - New Model
06 Swift Shuttle Matchbox MB1016 : Swift Shuttle Matchbox - New Model
07 Zamboni Ice Resurfacing Machine Matchbox - New Model
08 Volvo V60 Wagon Matchbox MB1020-01 : Volvo V60 Wagon Matchbox - New Model
09 MB774 : Toyota Prius Taxi Matchbox MB774 : 2009 Toyota Prius
10 Cadillac One Matchbox MB974 : Cadillac One
11 MBX V.A.N. MB999-01 : Food Truck Matchbox - New ModelRe-Tooled version of MB889
12 BMW 1M
13 Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937-03 : Urban Tow Truck
14 Garbage Gulper MB904-03 : Garbage Gulper
15 Jaguar F-Type Matchbox MB975-02 : Jaguar F-type
16 Meter Made MB978-03 : Meter Made
17 International Armored Truck MB873-02 : International Armored Car Design taken from the original release of this casting MB446-01
18 Whiplash
19 Cadillac CTS Coupe Matchbox MB815 : Cadillac CTS Coupe
20 Runway Wrangler
21 Express Delivery MB813-05 : Express Delivery Truck
22 City Bus
23 Porsche Cayman Matchbox MB979-02 : Porsche Cayman
24 Tesla Model S MB903-02 : Tesla Model S
25 Turn Tamer
26 Alfa Romeo 4c Matchbox MB905 : Alfa Romeo 4C
27 Range Rover Evoque  Matchbox MB896-01 : 2014 Range Rover Evoque Matchbox - New Model
28 MBX Street Cleaner
29 Karmann Ghia Convertible
30 Aqua King
31 MBX Coupe
32 Infiniti G37 Coupe Matchbox MB809 : Infiniti G37 Coupe
33 MBX Moving Van
34 ’13 Ford Cargo MB977-02 : 2013 Ford Cargo
35 Tilt´n´Tip  MB1008-01 : Tilt N Tip Matchbox - New Model
36 Dirtstroyer  MB1010-01 : Dirtstroyer Matchbox - New Model
37 MBXcavator  MB1018-01 : MBXcavator Matchbox - New Model
38 ´15 Ford F-150 Contractors Truck Matchbox MB970 : 2015 Ford F-150 Contractor Truck
39 ’66 Dodge A-100 Matchbox MB862-07 : MB862 : ´66 Dodge A100 Pickup
40 Road Roller
41 Drill Digger MB918-03 : Drill Digger
42 Rain Maker MB972-03 : Rain Maker
43 Scraper
44 Dirt Smasher Matchbox MB916-03 : Dirt Smasher
45 Ground Grabber
46 Turf Tilter
47 Tractor Plow MB950-03 : Tractor Plow
48 Mountain Mover
49 Trail Tipper
50 Skidster MB789-11 : Skidster
51 Ford F-350 Stake Bed MB920-03 : Ford F-350 Stake Bed
52 Power Lift MB988-02 : Power Lift
53 Acre Maker MB919-04 : Acre Maker
54 Torque Titan
55 Pit King
56 Mound Mover
57 Seed Shaker
58 Quarry King
59 ´14 Chevy Silverado 1500 Matchbox MB924-04 : ´14 Chevy Silverado 1500
60 Freightliner M2 106 MB1003-01 : Freightliner Business Class M2 106 Matchbox - New Model
61 ’15 Ram 1500 Police Matchbox MB1021 : ’15 Dodge RAM 1500 Police Matchbox - New Model
62 Sea Hunter Matchbox MB1007-01 : Sea Hunter Matchbox - New Model
63 ’15 Corvette Stingray  MB1014-01 : 2015 Corvette Stingray Matchbox - New Model
64 Wheelin’ Wrecker Matchbox - New Model
65 Xcanner  MB1034-01 : Xcanner Matchbox - New Model
66 ’93 Ford Mustang Police Car Matchbox MB969-02 : 1993 Ford Mustang Police car
67 Bay Brigade MB968-02 : Bay Brigade
68 BMW M5 Police MB966-02 : BMW M5 Police
69 Spark Arrester MB963-02 : Spark Arrestor
70 Seagrave Fire Engine MB843-06 : Seagrave Fire Engine
71 Hardnoze
72 Attack Track
73 Ford F-350 Superlift Matchbox MB938 : Superlift Ford F-350 Super Duty
74 Ford E-350 Ambulance
75 Toyota Tacoma
76 Blaze Blitzer
77 Pierce Dash Fire Engine Matchbox MB755-23 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine Matchbox MB755-22 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine
78 S.W.A.T. Truck MB830-08 : S.W.A.T. Truck
79 GHE-O Rescue Matchbox MB976-03 : Ghe-O Rescue
80 Ford Explorer MB860-08 : Ford Explorer Interceptor
81 4×4 Scrambulance MB989-03 : 4x4 Scrambulance
82 Blockade Buster Matchbox MB907-05 : Blockade Buster
83 BMW R1200 RT-P
84 Crime Crusher
85 Road Raider MB895-05 : Road Raider
86 Dodge Charger Police Pursuit MB933-06 : Dodge Charger Pursuit
87 Hazard Squad MB796-13 : Hazard Squad
88 ´63 Cadillac Ambulance Matchbox MB994 : 1963 Cadillac Ambulance
89 Ford F-550 Super Duty MB817-10 : Seagrave Fire Engine
90 Rapid Rescue MB909-02 : Rapids Rescue
91 Amphi Flyer
92 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia Matchbox MB867-05 : Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Police
93 Wing Chiller Matchbox - New Model
94 Custom ’68 Mustang Mudstanger Matchbox MB1009-01 : Custom ’68 Mustang “Mudstanger” Matchbox - New Model
95 Volkswagen Transporter Cab Matchbox MB1013 : VW Transporter Crew Cab Matchbox MB1013 : VW Transporter Crew Cab Matchbox - New Model
96 Travel Trecker Matchbox - New Model
97 Four X Force Matchbox - New Model
98 Road Mauler Matchbox MB1004-01 : Road Mauler Matchbox - New Model
99 Swamp Commander Matchbox - New Model
100 Hydro Cruiser Matchbox - New Model
101 Lamborghini LM002 Matchbox MB956-03 : Lamborghini LM002
102 ´14 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk
103 Vantom
104 Blizzard Buster MB934-04 : Blizzard Buster
105 Rumble Raider
106 Frost Fighter MB847-06 : Frost Fighter
107 Malibu Marauder
108 Terrainiac
109 Desert Thunder V16 Matchbox MB928-03 : Desert Thunder V16
110 Land Rover Defender 110 Matchbox MB838-A : Land Rover Defender 110
111 Moto Tracker
112 Swamp Raider
113 Deep Diver Matchbox MB891 : Deep Diver
114 Snow Ripper
115 Gator Raider
116 Jeep Willys 4×4 Matchbox MB955-02 : Jeep Willys 4x4
117 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Matchbox MB788-13 : ’10 Ford F-150 Raptor
118 ´72 Ford Bronco 4×4 Matchbox MB720-A-23 : 1972 Ford Bronco 4x4
119 Jeep Wrangler Superlift
120 BMW R1200 GS
121 Quick Sander Matchbox MB767 : Quick Sander
122 MBX Prospector MB825-13 : Road Tripper
123 Questor
124 Cliff Hanger MB795-13 : Cliff Hanger
125 Rock Shocker

 

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2015 : Matchbox Miniatures

There were 2 types of packaging used :

Long Card Short Card
Matchbox 2015 Long Card Matchbox 2015 Short Card

 

No. Description <click to enlarge>
01 Porsche Cayman  Matchbox MB979-01 : Porsche Cayman Matchbox - New Model
02 Meter Made  MB978-01 : Meter Made Matchbox - New Model
03 ’13 Ford Cargo  MB977-01 : 2013 Ford Cargo Matchbox - New Model
04 ´15 Jaguar F-Type Coupe Matchbox MB975-01 : Jaguar F-type Matchbox - New Model
05 Cadillac One Matchbox MB974 : Cadillac One Matchbox - New Model
06 Runway Wrangler Matchbox MB973 : Runway Wrangler Matchbox - New Model
07 Tesla Model S  MB903-01 : Tesla Model S Matchbox - New Model
08 BMW 1M Sports Coupe
09 Food Truck MB889-03 : Food Truck
10 Turn Tamer
11 Checker Cab
12 ’69 Cadillac Sedan DeVille Matchbox MB739 : 1969 Cadillac Sedan Deville
13 Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937-02 : Urban Tow Truck
14 Whiplash
15 ’68 Ford Mustang GT CS Matchbox MB812-09 : ´68 Ford Mustang GT CS
16 ’66 Dodge A100 Pickup Matchbox MB862-03 : MB862 : ´66 Dodge A100 PickupMatchbox MB862-04 : MB862 : ´66 Dodge A100 Pickup
17 Garbage Gulper MB904-02 : Garbage Gulper
18 Aston Martin DBS Volante Matchbox MB823-A : Aston Martin DBS Volante
19 Scholar Hauler MB902-03 : Field Tripper
20 International Armored Truck MB873-01 : International Armored Car Matchbox - New ModelRetooled MB446
21 Alfa Romeo 4C
22 Ford GT40  Matchbox MB995-01 : Ford GT Matchbox - New ModelRetooled MB634
23 Not issued
24 Mountain Mover Matchbox - New Model
25 Rain Maker  MB972-02 : Rain Maker MB972-01 : Rain Maker Matchbox - New Model
26 Ford F-150 Contractors Truck Matchbox MB970 : 2015 Ford F-150 Contractor Truck Matchbox - New Model
27 Scraper
28 Mini Dozer MB917-02 : Mini Dozer
29 Quarry King
MB924 : 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500 Matchbox MB924-02 : ´14 Chevy Silverado 1500 Matchbox MB924-02 : ´14 Chevy Silverado 1500
30 Seed Shaker
31 Mound Mover
32 Water Hauler Matchbox MB840-04 : Water Hauler
33 Highway Maintenance Truck
34 Trail Tipper
35 Torque Titan
36 Ground Breaker MB948-02 : Ground Breaker
37 Power Lift MB988-01 - Power Lift Matchbox - New ModelRe-Tooled MB704
38 All Terrain Crane
39 Ground Grinder MB886-04 : Ground Grinder
40 ´14 Chevy Silverado 1500 Matchbox MB924-03 : ´14 Chevy Silverado 1500
41 Pit King
42 Sowing Machine
43 Road Roller
44 Drill Digger MB918-02 : Drill Digger
45 Ground Grabber
46 Dirt Smasher Matchbox MB916-02 : Dirt Smasher
47 Acre Maker MB919-02 : Acre Maker
48 Ford F-350 Stake Bed MB920-02 : Ford F-350 Stake Bed
49 GHE-O Rescue  Matchbox MB976-01 : Ghe-O Rescue Matchbox - New Model
50 93 Ford Mustang LX SPP
51 Bay Brigade MB968-01 : Bay Brigade Matchbox - New Model
52 Hardnoze Matchbox - New Model
53 BMW M5 Police  MB966-01 : BMW M5 Police Matchbox - New Model
54 Attack Track Matchbox - New Model
55 ´75 Mack CF Pumper Matchbox - New Model
56 Spark Arrestor MB963-01 : Spark Arrestor Matchbox - New Model
57 Ford F-350 Superlift Brush Truck Matchbox MB938 : Superlift Ford F-350 Super Duty
58 Renault Master Ambulance Matchbox MB885 : Renault Master Ambulance
59 Toyota Tacoma Lifeguard
60 Crime Crusher
61 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia Matchbox MB867-03 : Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Police
62 Pierce Dash Fire Engine Matchbox MB755-21 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine
63 Trail Tracker Matchbox MB912-03 : Trail Tracker
64 Dodge Charger Pursuit MB933-03 : Dodge Charger PursuitMB933-05 : Dodge Charger Pursuit
65 S.W.A.T. Truck MB830-07 : S.W.A.T. Truck
66 Blaze Blitzer
67 Blaze Blaster
68 International MXT-MVA
69 Road Raider MB895-03 : Road Raider
70 International Work Star Matchbox MB939-02 : International Workstar Brush Fire Truck Listed as #70 however the packaging stated #69
71 Flame Smasher
72 Sahara Sweeper Matchbox MB910-03 : Sahara Sweeper
73 BMW R1200 RT-8 Police Motorcycle
74 Blockade Buster Matchbox MB907-03 : Blockade Buster
75 Ford E-250 Ambulance
76 Ford Explorer Interceptor MB860-07 : Ford Explorer Interceptor
77 Moto Tracker Matchbox - New Model
78 Mauler Hauler Matchbox - New Model
79 Malibu Marauder Matchbox - New Model
80 Gator Raider Matchbox - New Model
81 Roar-by-Four Matchbox - New Model
82 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk Matchbox - New Model
83 Lamborghini LM002 Matchbox MB956-01 : Lamborghini LM002 Matchbox - New Model
84 Jeep Willys 4×4 MB955-01 : Jeep Willys 4x4 Matchbox - New Model
85 Snow Ripper
86 VW Saveiro Cross