The Citroen DS (1968) is a casting by Matchbox that debuted for the 2008 mainline. The casting has a number of MB735 and was in production from 2008 to 2011 when it was discontinued.
It was set to return in 2017 for the Best of World Matchbox line for Toys R Us and was even shown in prototype form at that year’s Matchbox Gathering only for it to be get canceled as the license for Citroen fell through as well as Toys R Us shutting down.
The Citroen DS (1968) has come out in the following 1/65 scale versions:
|Col #||Year||Series||Color||Tampo||Base Color||Window Color||Interior Color||Wheel Type||Toy #||Country||Notes||Photo|
|MB01||2008||1-75 Heritage Classics 1/8||Black||Detailed headlights and taillights||Black / Plastic||Smoke||Chrome||M4380 (USA) M5333 (ROW)||Thailand|
|MB01||2008||1-75 Heritage Classics 1/8||Metalflake Green||Detailed headlights and taillights||Black / Plastic||Smoke||Chrome||N2497 (USA) N2498 (ROW)||Thailand|
|BOI05||2008||Best of International||Slate Blue||Detailed headlights and taillights||Slate Blue / Plastic||Smoke||Chrome||N8769||Thailand|
|N/A||2008||10-Pack||Metalflake Dark Burgundy||Detailed headlights and taillights||Dark Maroon / Plastic||Clear||Chrome||M6403||Thailand|
|MB06||2009||1-75 Heritage Classics 5/11||Lime Green||Detailed headlights and taillights||Lime Green / Plastic||Smoke||Chrome||P2911 (USA) P6372 (ROW)||Thailand||
Variations: "1968 DS" and "CITROEN" rear license plates Base Code(s): B27
|SF16||2009||Superfast||Red with White roof||Detailed Trim||Red / Plastic||Smoke||Chrome||P1695||Thailand||Base Code(s): B39|
|N/A||2009||5-Pack: Classic Cars||Metalflake Tan||Detailed Trim||Tan / Plastic||Smoke||Chrome||N9637||Thailand|
|MB23||2010||1-75 Heritage Classics 8/9||Blue with White roof||Detailed Trim||Blue / Plastic||Clear||Chrome||R4954 (USA) R5041 (ROW)||Thailand||Base Code(s): B52|
|MB23||2011||1-75 Heritage Classics 10/12||Yellow with White Roof||Detailed Trim||Chrome / Plastic||Smoke||Chrome||T8908||Thailand||Base Code(s): D13|