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9 Pack : 2012 #09

MB839 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB839-01 : Urban Tow Truck
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2012 Police Hedquarters Jumbo Set

Matchbox 2012 Police Hedquarters Jumbo Set

Skybusters
Skybusters
MB795 : Cliff Hanger Matchbox MB795-07 : Cliff Hanger © David Tilley
MB839 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB839-01 : Urban Tow Truck
Coyote 500
MB695 : MBX Tanker MB695-25 : MBX Tanker
Garbage Grinder

Matchbox 2012 Police Hedquarters Jumbo Set

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MB937 : Urban Tow Truck

First Released : 2014
Scale : Generic

First released in 2012 as MB839 the casting was modified in 2014 before being re-released.

Code 1 Models:

01 02 03
Matchbox MB937-02 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937-03 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937-04 : Urban Tow Truck
Released: 2015
Body: Silver/Grey
Chassis: Black
Windows: Dark Smoke
Wheels: Dot Dash New (White)
Tow Hook: Red
Tampo: MBX Towing 36
Baseplate: ©2011, 2013 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2016
Body: Dark Blue
Chassis: Red
Windows: Dark Smoke
Wheels: Dot Dash New (White)
Tow Hook: White
Tampo: Support Team 5000
Baseplate: ©2011, 2013 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2017
Body: Pale Yellow
Chassis: Grey
Windows: Orange
Wheels: 6 Spoke Utility (Chrome)
Tow Hook: Black
Tampo: Tang Towing Segundo
Baseplate: ©2011, 2013 Mattel Thailand
1-120 #13

5 Pack : City Adventure

1-100 #13

Learning Blox

5 Pack : City Service
04 05
Matchbox MB937-05 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937-06 : Urban Tow Truck
Released: 2018
Body: White
Chassis: Black
Windows: Orange
Wheels: 6 Spoke Utility (Chrome)
Tow Hook: Black
Tampo: Metro Towing 9
Baseplate: ©2011, 2013 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2019
Body: Mustard Yellow
Chassis: Grey
Windows: Dark Smoke
Wheels: 6 Spoke Utility (Chrome)
Tow Hook: Grey
Tampo: 24/Seven Highway Service
Baseplate: ©2011, 2013 Mattel Thailand
5 Pack : Metro Transit 5 Pack : MBX Service Crew

 

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MB839 : Urban Tow Truck

First Released : 2012
Scale : Generic

01 02 03
Matchbox MB839-01 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB839-02 : Urban Tow Truck
Released: 2012
Body: Light Blue
Chassis: Grey
Windows: Smoke
Wheels: 6 Spoke Utility (Orange)
Tow Hook: Orange
Tampo: Urban Tow
Baseplate: ©2011 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2012
Body: Light Blue
Chassis: Grey
Windows: Orange
Wheels: 6 Spoke Utility (Chrome)
Tow Hook: Grey
Tampo: Urban Tow
Baseplate: ©2011 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2013
Body: Metallic Green
Chassis: White
Windows: Smoke
Wheels: 6 Spoke Utility (Chrome)
Tow Hook: Orange
Tampo: MBX 201523
Baseplate: ©2011 Mattel Thailand
1-120 #82

10 Pack

Police Headquarters Jumbo Set

10 Pack 1-120 #09

60th Anniversary

5 Pack : Adventure City

20 Pack

Mega 60 Pack

04 05
Matchbox MB839-03 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937-01 : Urban Tow Truck
Released: 2013
Body: White
Chassis: Blue
Windows: Smoke
Wheels: 6 Spoke Utility (White)
Tow Hook: Blue
Tampo: Metro Towing
Baseplate: ©2011 Mattel Thailand
Released: 2013
Body: Dark Red
Chassis: Yellow
Windows: Smoke
Wheels: 6 Spoke Utility (Chrome)
Tow Hook: Orange
Tampo: Talal’s T.O.W.
Baseplate: ©2011 Mattel Thailand
60th Anniversary 1-120 #02

20 Pack

After the 2014 release the casting was modified before its next outing as MB937

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5 Pack : 2013 #12 – Adventure City

MB839 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB839-02 : Urban Tow Truck
MB709-A : Chevy Van Matchbox Matchbox MB709-A-16 : Chevy Van
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5 Pack : 2019 #06 – MBX Service Crew

MB1091 : 2009 International eStar MB1091-02 : 2009 International eStar
MB798 : Ford Transit Connect Matchbox MB798-08 : 2010 Ford Transit Connect
MB992 : City Bus Matchbox MB992-05 : City Bus
MB405 : VW Delivery Van Matchbox MB405-29 : Volkswagen Delivery Van
MB937 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB937-06 : Urban Tow Truck
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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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Learning Blox

In 2016, Matchbox released a set of 26 standard release vehicles. Each model was given a unique box so that the model & box would represent one of the 26 letters of the Alphabet.

A Ambulance
B Boat MB968 : Bay Brigade MB968-02 : Bay Brigade
C Camper
D Dump Truck
E Excavator
F Fire Truck MB755 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine Matchbox MB755-23 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine
G Garbage Truck
H Helicopter MB1007 : Sea Hunter Matchbox MB1007-01 : Sea Hunter
I Ice Vehicle
J Jeep
K Karmann Ghia​​​ MB883 : Volkswagon Type 34 Karmann Ghia MB883-05 : Volkswagon Type 34 Karmann Ghia
L Locomotive
M Motorcycle
N News Van
O Off Road Vehicle
P Police Car MB966 : BMW M5 Police Matchbox Learning Blox P
Q Quad Bike
R Road Roller
S SWAT Truck MB830 : SWAT Truck Matchbox Learning Blox - S
T Tow Truck MB937 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox Learning Blox Tow Truck
U Underwater Submarine MB891: Deep Diver Matchbox Learning Blox - U
V Van
W Water Vehicle
X X-Ray Truck MB1034 : Xcanner Leaning Blox - X - MB1034 : Xcanner
Y Yacht
Z Zamboni

Matchbox Learning Blox Matchbox Learning Blox Matchbox Learning Blox

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60th Anniversary Models

To celebrate the 60th Anniversary of Matchbox in 2013 a range of models were released with superior quality and in a blister pack with box similar to those in the ”Best of” ranges.

 

USA Packaging ROW Packaging
Matchbox 60th Anniversary package Matchbox MB837 : Ford F-350 Super Duty Superlift

 

 

Model
01 MB812 : ’68 Mustang GT/CS Matchbox MB812-07 : ´68 Ford Mustang GT CS
02 MB808 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Police
03 MB737 Quarry King
04 MB694 Routemaster Bus
05 MB823 Jeep Wrangler Superlift
06 MB885 Renault Master Ambulance
07 MB688 ’61 Jaguar E-Type Coupe
08 MB860 Ford Explorer Interceptor MB860-03 : Ford Explorer Interceptor
09 MB765 : Austin Mini Cooper S MB765-08 : Austin Mini Cooper 1275S
10 MB882 MBX ATC
11 MB867 : Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia Matchbox MB867-02 : Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia
12 MB823 Aston Martin DBS Volante
13 MB697 Land Rover Defender 110
14 MB886 : Ground Grinder MB886-02 : Ground Grinder
15 MB864 ’76 International Scout 4×4 MB864-02 : 1976 International Scout 4x4
16 MB734 Volkswagen T2 Bus
17 MB667 Austin FX4 Taxi
18 MB363 : 1962 Volkswagen Beetle MB363-42 : 1962 Volkswagen Beetle ©David Tilley
19 MB839 : Urban Tow Truck Matchbox MB839-03 : Urban Tow Truck
20 MB844 BMW R1200 RT-P Police Motorcycle
21 MB837 : Superlift Ford F-350 Super Duty Matchbox MB837 : Ford F-350 Super Duty Superlift
22 MB729 2007 Porsche 911 GT3 Matchbox MB729 : Porsche 911 GT3
23 MB881 Blaze Blitzer
24 MB834 Crop Master MB834-03 : Crop Master
Limited Chase Model MB694 Routemaster Bus

 

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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 MB1114 : Armoured Action Truck Matchbox MB606 : Armored Response Vehicle Matchbox MB732 : Badlander
Armoured Action Truck Armored Response Vehicle Badlander
Matchbox MB731 : Baja Bandit Matchbox MB907 : Blockade Buster Matchbox MB493 : Bulldozer
Baja Bandit Blockade Buster Bulldozer
Matchbox MB662 : City Bus Matchbox MB992 : City Bus
Cat Car City Bus (MB662) City Bus (MB992)
Matchbox MB834 : Crop Master Matchbox MB1113 : Deep Diver Submarine
Crop Master Deep Dive Submarine
Matchbox MB891 : Deep Dive Matchbox MB993 : Delivery Service Truck Matchbox MB712-A : Desert Thunder V16
Deep Diver Delivery Service Truck Desert Thunder V16 (MB712-A)
Matchbox MB928 : Desert Thunder V16 Matchbox 01A – Diesel Road Roller Matchbox MB916 : Dirt Smasher
Desert Thunder V16 (MB928) Diesel Road Roller Dirt Smasher
Matchbox MB813 : Express Delivery Truck
Express Delivery Truck
Matchbox MB999 : Food Truck Matchbox MB742 : Garbage Truck Matchbox MB640 : Go Rolla
Food Truck Garbage Truck Go-Rolla
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 MB1189 : MBX Mini Swisher Matchbox MB1150 : MBX Rig I Cabover Matchbox MB1212 : MBX Self Driving Bus
MBX Mini Swisher MBX Rig I Cabover MBX Self Driving Bus
Matchbox MB695 : MBX Tanker
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 MB972 : Rain Maker Matchbox MB1004 : Road Mauler Matchbox MB895 : Road Raider
Rain Maker Road Mauler Road Raider
Matchbox MB910 : Sahara Sweeper Matchbox MB861 : Sand Shredder Matchbox MB926 : Sea Spy
Sahara Sweeper Sand Shredder 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 MB027 : Swing Wing Jet Matchbox MB703 : Tractor
Swing Wing Jet Tractor
Matchbox MB912 : Trail Tracker Matchbox MB1076 : Trailer Trawler Matchbox MB923 : Travel Tracker
Trail Tracker Trailer Trawler Travel Tracker
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)