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DAF Car Transporter
Debut Series King Size
Produced 1969 - 1975
Number K-11
Scale 1:66
K10 DAF Car Transporter 20120610 JSCC.jpg


This model of an DAF Car Transporter has been issued in the following versions:

Col # Year Series Color Labels Base Color/ Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel/ Type Toy Number(s) Country Notes / Variations Photo
K-11 1969 King Size Blue & gold [1] DAF on side Clear White Redrimoriginalhub.jpg England Daf Car Transporter (King Size).jpg
K-11 1970 King Size Yellow & orange [1] DAF on side Clear White Redrimoriginalhub.jpg England Variation: light blue window Daf k11 light blue window.jpg
K-11 1971
Super Kings Yellow & orange [1] DAF or white & orange stripes on side Clear White Matchbox 4 spoke.jpg England DAF CAR TRANSPORTER on base K10 DAF Car Transporter detail2 20120610 JSCC.jpg

K-11 DAF Car Transporter, fully loaded. Upper deck from left: Maxi Taxi, 1968-Toyota Land Cruiser (FJ40), Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II. Lower deck from left '71 Camaro Z-28, Ford Police Interceptor.

The DAF Car Transporter was introduced in 1969 as K-11 in the King Size range. It consists of a cab and its permanently-attached trailer. Five mainline vehicles can be driven onto and carried on the trailer: three on the upper level and two on the lower level. Adjustable plastic tabs hold vehicles in place when the upper level is lowered for loading and unloading. These tabs were prone to breakage and loss, and are absent on many surviving examples.

The model was moved to the new Super Kings range in 1971, retaining its K-11 catalog number.


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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Retrieved 5 April 2020