1961 Jaguar E-Type Coupe
Debut Series 1-75 MBX Metal
Produced 2006-Present
Number MB688
Scale 1:61

Vehicle HistoryEdit

Produced from 1961 to 1975, the Jaguar E-Type is a sports car offered in 2 door coupe or convertible body styles. Proclaimed “the most beautiful car ever made” by Enzo Ferrari, the E-Type is an icon of British motoring and engineering due of it’s looks and performance.

The Matchbox 1961 Jaguar E-Type Coupe debuted for the 2006 mainline under the 1-75 series under the sub series of MBX Metal in Red. The casting has a number of MB688 and has been in production ever since.

Technical SpecsEdit

Engine: 3.8L XK I6

Output: 265hp

0-60: 7 sec.

Top Speed: 150mph


The 1961 Jaguar E-Type Coupe has come out in the following 1/61 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy Number(s) Country Notes / Variations Photo
MB04 2006 MBX Metal Red Detailed headlights, taillights and trim Red / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f J2373 Thailand Lic Plate FAJ17U1R MB-4 1961 Jaguar E-Type Coupe
N/A 2006 Stars of Cars MBX Metal (INT) Light Beige Detailed headlights, taillights and trim Light Beige / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f J5570 (INT) Thailand "Dinky" on base Stars of Cars MBX Metal 1961 Jaguar E-Type
SF58 2007 Superfast Black Detailed headlights, taillights and trim Black / Plastic Smoke Chrome SuperfastSmall J6620 Thailand Superfast 1961 Jaguar E-Type Coupe
BB12 2007 Best of British Metallic Gold Detailed headlights, Black and Red racing stripes, 34 on hood in White circle Gold / Plastic Clear Chrome M001f L1855 Thailand Best of British 1961 Jaguar E-Type
MB28 2007 MBX Metal Metallic Midnight Blue Black "6" in a White circle, Blue racing stripe Blue / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f L5032 Thailand MBX Metal Jaguar E Type
MB28 2007 MBX Metal Olive Green Detailed headlights, taillights and trim Olive Green / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f K9463 Thailand MB-28 Jaguar E-Type Coupe
N/A 2007 5-Pack: Euro Classics White Detailed headlights, taillights and trim White / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f K9612 Thailand 061B - 2007 5-Pack
N/A 2007 10-Pack Metallic Dark Blue White and Red racing stripes, 27 in White circle Dark Blue / Plastic Clear Chrome M001f L2616 Thailand 1961JaguarEType10packdarkblue
MB06 2008 Heritage Classics 6/8 Light Blue Silver stripes and headlight accents Light Blue / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f M5304 Thailand Base Code(s): A40 080661Jag
N/A 2008 5-Pack: Classic Cars Charcoal Silver headlight tampos Dark Charcoal / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f M0138 Thailand The Chrome interior is part of the bumper insert, Base Code(s): A48 Matchbox '61 Jaguar E-Type - 1275ef
483px-Ringed Disc - 1288cf 061M - 2008 5-Pack
BB05 2008 Best of British Pearl White 21, Black and Red racing stripes, Silver headlights White / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f M3293 Thailand Best of British 61 Jaguar E-Type
MB09 2009 Heritage Classics 8/11 Yellow Silver headlight tampos, license plate details Yellow / Plastic Smoke Chrome LotusEuropaYellow P2939 Thailand 0909JagEType
N/A 2009 5-Pack: Classic Cars Metalflake Pale Blue Detailed trim, license plate details Pale Blue / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f N9637 Thailand Base Code(s): B36 09ClassicJaguar
N/A 2010 10-Pack: Showroom Models Metalflake Dark Red Detailed trim, Black and White "J5R5MY" license plate on front Dark Red / Plastic Smoke Chrome M001f R0619 Thailand 1961JaguarETypeCoupedeepred
N/A 2010 Lesney Edition Metalflake Silver ”12”, Dark Red & Black racing stripes, fully detailed Unpainted / Metal Smoke Chrome M001f R1292 Thailand C60C29DD-66BD-4103-8952-01BC654D0C7D
N/A 2011 5-Pack: Classic Rides Orange JPC1975 Orange Clear Chrome M001f V0307 Thailand Matchbox 2011 Jaguar E-type from gift pack e
N/A 2013 60th Anniversary 15/24 Metallic Dark Green Detailed tampo, 601 NNV Dark Green Smoke Chrome M001f Y5343 Thailand Base Code(s): F31 60th Anniversary 15 Jaguar E-Type Coupe
N/A 2018 5-Pack: Coffee Cruisers Metalflake Light Blue (Sapphire Gem) Detailed tampo, 65th Anniversary logo on hood Light Blue / Plastic Smoke Grey M001f FMV34 Thailand Base code(s): L24 1961 Jaguar E Type Coupe (2)


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