Tagged: Matchbox

Matchbox Miniatures Box Type – A 0

Regular Wheel Box Types

So the work has begun in earnest of capturing the information from Nick Jones Vintage British Diecasts page and the first task was to look at the box type information that Nick compiled.  You...

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’62 Mercedes-Benz 220 SE Coupe

So the 2nd of the new Mattel Creations models has been released and again it sold out rather quickly; although not as quick as the Routemaster.  This time it took a bit over an...

Matchbox MB1143 : ´63 Chevy C10 Pickup Truck 0

Greatest name in Diecast

The greatest name in diecast, that was the catchphrase of Matchbox Collectibles some years back but who could claim that title today?  Obviously Matchbox Collectibles couldn’t as that range no longer exists, due to...

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Has Mattel run dry of ideas?

Has the design team at Matchbox run out of ideas?  Its not a question I ask lightly because on the whole they do such a a great job, a lot of the time from...

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How to Display your Collectibles

If you collect diecast, LEGO or anything then these are treasured items that you will want take good care of and display well so you and guests to your house can enjoy. This is...

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A Matchbox Super Chase? WHY?

Coming in just a few months as part of the basic range will be this ”Super Chase” vehicle!  Great design and very eye catching colour combination for the tampo printing and paired with premium...

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Matchbox 55th Anniversary

In 2007 Mattel, Inc. decided to release three vehicles with a special logo design to help commemorate the 55th Anniversary of the Matchbox brand, the same logo was also used on a Skybusters release...

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Where it all began

Just for something different I thought I might take a look back at where it all started for Matchbox, not the story of how or why the company began but the first models made...

Matchbox MB1251 : Road Stripe King 0

MB1251 : Road Stripe King

Model Details Brand Matchbox Original Model Road Stripe King Matchbox Catalog Entry: MB1251 New for 2021 is a great little Original design form the team at Matchbox, a generic road maintenance vehicle used for...