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Code Red
Produced 1981-1982
Code Red (Series).jpg

  • Code Red was a TV series starring Lorne Greene that ran from 1981-1982 
  • In 1981, Matchbox released a series of  six models licensed with the series.
Model Name Photo
Pacific Ambulance.jpg
Mercury (Police Car) Code Red (Mercury Police Car).jpg
Mercury (Fire Car) Code Red Chiefs Car..jpg
Snorkel Code Red Snorkel.jpg
Fire Pumper Truck Code Red (Fire Pumper).jpg
Police Launch
Code Red Fire Boat.jpg
Police Motorcycle Code Red! Police Motorcycle.jpg
LAFD Helicopter Code Red Helicopter.jpg

There was also a Crown Firecoach Snorkel, but it never made it past the pre-production stage.  It did appear in the catalog for that year, though.