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’59 Volkswagen 23 Microbus
Debut Series 50th Anniversary Superfast
Produced 2019-2020
Number MB1145
VW 23 Microbus (2019 50TH Anniversary Superfast I).jpg

  • A new casting of a 1959 Volkswagen Type 2 (T1) 23-window Microbus for the 50th anniversary of Superfast wheels. This casting is only seen in premium series.


This model of a ’59 Volkswagen 23 Microbus has been issued in the following versions:

Col # Year Series Color Labels Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy number(s) Country Notes / Variations Photo
03 2019 50th Anniversary Superfast Red & White Detailed Trim White / Plastic Smoke Gray Wheel (Gray 2016 Best of Matchbox).jpg GGD23 Thailand Base Code(s): L42 VW 23 Microbus (2019 50TH Anniversary Superfast II).jpg
N/A 2020 Superfast Black & White Detailed Trim, Orange and Light Blue pattern, Flowers and Peace Symbol Grey / Plastic Blue Tint Beige Chrome Steelies w/ Rubber Tires GKP41 Thailand Base Code(s): M42, M43 Superfast microbus2.jpg

See also[]

Other Volkswagen Type 2 vans.