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1968 Mercury Cougar
Debut Series Superfast
Produced 2004-2010 (Closed), 2004-2009 (Exposed)
Number MB636, MB637
Designer Dave Weise
Scale 1:62
1968 Mercury Cougar Light Blue.jpg

Model History[]

The 1968 Mercury Cougar is a casting by Matchbox that debuted for the 2004 Superfast line and is designed by Dave Weise. There are 2 variations of this casting, one with closed headlights and the other with exposed headlights. The casting's number was either MB636 for the closed headlights or MB637 for exposed headlights and was in production from 2004 to 2010 (Closed) or 2004 to 2009 (Exposed) when Matchbox's license with Mercury expired.


This 1968 Mercury Cougar vehicle has come out in the following 1/62 scale versions:

MB636 - First Version Closed Headlights[]

MB637 - Exposed Headlights[]

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes Photo
SF62 2004 Superfast Avocado Green Silver headlights, red taillights, door handles Chrome / Plastic Clear Red SuperfastSmall.jpg G7574 China Superfast 1968 Mercury Cougar green.jpg
MB3 2008 Heritage Classics 3/8 Metallic Light Blue Black headlight grilles, red taillights, trim details Chrome / Plastic Clear Black M001f.jpg N2188 Thailand 1968 Mercury Cougar Light Blue.jpg
MB8 2009 Heritage Classics 7/11 Blue Silver tampos on sides Chrome / Plastic Smoke Black M001f.jpg P2921 Thailand 8-1968MercuryCougarOpen.jpg