Austin Mini Van - 1965
Debut Series 1-75 MBX Metal
Produced 2007-2019 (original)
2020-Present (retool)
Number MB713
Scale 1:51
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Description on packagingEdit

  • A school bus has broken down in the city and you've got to deliver the parts to fix it. Weaving through rush-hour traffic downtown will be no problem with the super-compact body of your Austin Mini Van. Its spacious back compartment can transport auto parts in no time! —From the 2011 City Action card


This model of a 1965 Austin Mini Van has come out in the following 1/51 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
MB31 2007 1-75: MBX Metal Emerald Green Silver headlights, Matchbox 55th Anniversary 1962-2007 Gray / Plastic Clear White M001f L5042 Thailand Card says "Austin Mini Van 1965" MBX Metal Austin Mini Van
MB31 2007 1-75: MBX Metal Tan Detailed headlights, Red, White and Blue "Authentic British Auto Parts" tampos Gray / Plastic Clear White M001f K7488 Thailand Mid Year Color Change, Card says "Austin Mini Van"
"Austin Mini Van - 1965" on baseplate.
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SF08 2007 Superfast Purple Austin Classics, Silver roof, Silver headlights, Red taillights, trim details Chrome / Plastic Smoke Gray SuperfastSmall M3431 Thailand Superfast 65 Austin Mini Van
N/A 2007 10-Pack Green Gold MBX Dairy Farms, "It's Utterly Delicious White / Plastic Smoke Brown Smooth disc Thailand AustinMiniVan1965greengold
N/A 2008 MBX Metal Dark Green & Black The Matchbox Club Official Matchbox Ambassador Vehicle VUM Chrome Smoke Black M001f N6287 Thailand Limited Edition Model #23 Image Not Available
MB7 2008 Heritage Classics
MBX Metal
Mustard Detailed headlights Chrome / Plastic Clear Black M001f M5313 (USA) M7380 (INT) Thailand Base code(s): 1965 Austin Mini Van - 8835df
BB09 2008 Best of British Olive Green Detailed headlights and taillights, grille Chrome / Plastic Smoke Black M001f M3287 / M8503 Thailand Base Code(s): Best of British 65 Austin Mini Van
N/A 2008 5-Pack: Classic Cars Blue White Roof Gray / Plastic Clear Gray Ringed Disc - 1288cf M0138 Thailand Base Code(s): A48 1965 Austin Mini Van In Blue
MB53 2009 City Action 13/13 Red Black and White "Benz" and "We Power Your World" tampos Gray / Plastic Clear Black Ringed Disc - 1288cf P2969 Thailand M001f
Cut Tri-Spoke Wheels is a rare variation
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N/A 2009 5-Pack: Classic Cars Light Blue White, Orange and Black with "LC Lumber Co." on sides Gray / Plastic Smoke Black Ringed Disc - 1288cf N9637 Thailand Base Code(s): 09ClassicAustin
N/A 2009 10-Pack Pearl White Black, Red and Yellow "Richie's Pizza Delivery" tampos Chrome / Plastic Smoke Black Ringed Disc - 1288cf P2990 Thailand Base Code(s): A47 1965 Austin Mini Van - 8836df
MB72 2010 City Action 15/16 Gray Blue, Black and White with "MH Authentic Austin Performance Parts" on sides Chrome / Plastic Smoke Black Ringed Disc - 1288cf R4999 Thailand Base Code(s): B41, B44 1072AustinMiniVan
MB72 (USA) MB48 (ROW) 2011 City Action 13/14 Black Express Royal Couriers LTD, Silver fender trim Chrome / Plastic Smoke Caramel Ringed Disc - 1288cf T8929 Thailand Base Code(s): D33 2011 City Action Austin Mini Van black
N/A 2011 Lesney Edition Sky Blue & White POLICE tampos on sides, hood and roof Unpainted / Metal Clear Black Ringed Disc - 1288cf V0968 Thailand Base Code(s): D30 Mbx-police lesney edition 2011
N/A 2011 5-Pack: City Services Cream Yellow GO Bike Shop, We Buy, Sell & Repair All Bikes Gray / Plastic Smoke Black Ringed Disc - 1288cf V0312 Thailand Base Code(s): D38 Mini bic
N/A 2014 5-Pack: City Works Silver MBX, PLUMBING Services Black / Plastic Clear Black 483px-Ringed Disc - 1288cf BFN02 Thailand Base code(s): G34, G35 '65 AUSTIN MINI VAN 2014
N/A 2016 Best of Matchbox Metallic Purple BATTENBERG'S, checkered roof Chrome / Plastic Smoke White Vw t2 bus 17 wheel DKC62 Thailand Base code(s): J22 Austin Mini Van (2016 Best)
MB27 2018 1-125: MBX Service 8/20 Brown MATCHBOX Confectioner's Sweet Treats Beige / Plastic Clear White Black Rim Ringed Disc - 02156bf FHH03 Thailand Base code(s): K48, K50 Austin Mini Van (2018)
1/6 2019 Candy Series Silver and Blue Baby Ruth Blue / Plastic Light Blue Tint White Black Rim Ringed Disc - 02156bf GHH32 Thailand Base code(s): M18 Baby cropped kindlephoto-10241431
N/A 2020 Candy Series 5/6 Mint Green Junior Mints; White, Brown and Beige panels White / Plastic Smoke Black Austin Mini Cooper 1275S - IMG 4912-2 GKP79 Thailand Trailer hitch
Base code(s): M42
Austin Mini Van (2020 Candy)

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