Series 1-75Edit

Series No. [1] Model Name [1] First Year Released Brand Notes / Features Color [1] Photo
1-D Aveling Barford Road Roller 1962 Aveling-Barford Front roller pivots Green with red rollers 1962 1D (2)
2-C Muir Hill Dumper 1962 Muir-Hill tipping dump bed Red with green dumper 6102 Muir Hill Dumper R
3-B Bedford Tipper 1961 Bedford pivoting bed Grey with red bed 3B
4-C Triumph Motorcycle & Sidecar 1960 Triumph Metallic turquoise DSC 3298
5-C London Bus 1961 AEC Red 5C
6-B Euclid Dump Truck 1954 Euclid Dump tray tips Yellow 6B
7-B Ford Anglia 1961 Ford Light blue Ford Anglia
8-C Caterpillar Tractor 1961 Caterpillar Yellow 8C
9-C Merryweather Marquis Fire Engine 1959 Merryweather Red DSC 3307
10-C Sugar Container Truck 1961 Foden Blue DSC 3309
11-B Petrol Tanker 1958 ERF Red 11B
12-B Land Rover 1959 Land Rover Olive green DSC 3312
13-C Thames Trader Wreck Truck 1961 Thames Red Thames wrecker 13c
14-C Bedford Ambulance 1962 Bedford Rear doors open White BedfordAmbulance
15-B Rotinoff Super Atlantic Tractor 1959 Rotinoff Orange 15b
16-B Super Atlantic Trailer 1957 Orange 16b
17-C Austin Metropolitan Taxi 1960 Austin Dark red 17c 1
18-C Caterpillar Bulldozer 1961 Caterpillar Yellow 18C CAT BULLDOZER
19-C Aston Martin DBR 5 1961 Aston Martin Green 19C ASTON MARTIN
20-B ERF 68G Truck 1959 ERF Blue 20b 1
21-C Commer Milk Truck 1961 Commer Light green DSC 3324
22-B 1958 Vauxhall Cresta 1958 Vauxhall Bronze & blue Vauxhall cresta
23-C Bluebird Dauphine Trailer 1960 Bluebird Door opens Brown DSC 3328
24-B Weatherill Hydraulic Excavator 1959 Weatherill Shovel & arms elevate Yellow 24B WEATHERHILL EXCAVATOR
25-B Volkswagen 1200 Sedan 1960 Volkswagen Engine cover opens Metallic light blue DSC 3332
26-B Foden Concrete Truck 1961 Foden Mixing drum rotates Orange 6226 Foden Cement Mixer 2nd
27-C Cadillac Sixty Special 1960 Cadillac Metallic pink with cream top DSC 3336
28-B Thames Compressor Truck 1959 Thames Yellow 28b thames compressor truck
29-B Austin A55 Cambridge 1961 Austin Dark green & light green DSC 3341
30-B Magirus-Deutz Crane Truck 1961 Magiruz Deutz Boom rotates Grey with orange boom 30B
31-B Ford Station Wagon 1960 Ford Metallic turquoise with cream roof Ford Station Wagon (1959)
32-B E Type Jaguar 1962 Jaguar Metallic red 32b jaguar xke
33-A Ford Zodiac Mk II Sedan 1956 Ford Silver and orange 1957 33A V
34-B Volkswagen Camper 1962 Volkswagen Doors open Light green 34b volkswagen camper
35-A Marshall Horse Box 1956 ERF Loading ramp drops down Red and tan DSC 3355
36-B Lambretta TV 176 1961 Lambretta Light green 36B LAMBRETTA SCOOTER
37-B Karrier Bantam 2 Ton 1960 Karrier Yellow DSC 3359
38-A Karrier Refuse Collector 1957 Karrier Gray DSC 3361
39-B Pontiac Convertible 1962 Pontiac Purple Pontiac Convertible
40-B Leyland Royal Tiger Coach 1961 Leyland Blueish-rrey 6140 Leyland Royal Tiger CoachR
41-B D Type Jaguar 1960 Jaguar Dark green DSC 3368
42-A Bedford Evening News Van 1957 Bedford Yellow DSC 3370
43-B Aveling-Barford Tractor Shovel 1962 Aveling-Barford Shovel and arms elevate Yellow Averling-Barford Tractor Shovel (43-B)
44-A Rolls Royce Silver Cloud 1958 Rolls Royce Light blue DSC 3374
45-A Vauxhall Victor 1958 Vauxhall Yellow DSC 3377
46-B Pickfords Removal Van 1960 Guy Rear door slides up Blue BedfordRemovals
47-A 1 Ton Trojan Van 1958 Trojan Red DSC 3383
48-B Sports Boat & Trailer 1961 Red & cream boat with blue trailer 48B Sports Boat
49-A M3 Personnel Carrier 1958 Olive green 49a
50-A Commer Pick-Up Mk VIII 1958 Commer Red with white top 50a
51-A Albion Chieftain 1958 Albion Yellow 51
52-A Maserati 4CLT Racer 1958 Maserati Red 615-2009
53-A Aston Martin 1958 Aston Martin Red Aston Martin
54-A Saracen Personnel Carrier 1958 Alvis Turret rotates Olive green 54
55-A D.U.K.W 1958 Olive green 55a
56-A London Trolleybus 1958 Red Blacktrolleybus
57-B Chevrolet Impala 1961 Chevrolet Two-tone blue 57b chevrolet impala
58-B Drott Excavator 1962 Drott Shovel and arms elevate Red 58B DROTT EXCAVATOR
59-A Ford Thames Van 1958 Thames Green DSC 3403
60-A Morris J2 Pickup 1958 Morris Blue DSC 3405
61-A Ferret Scout Car 1959 Olive green 61a
62-A General Service Lorry 1959 AEC Olive green 62a
63-A Ford 3 Ton 4x4 Service Ambulance 1959 Commer Olive green 63a
64-A Scammell Breakdown Truck 1959 Scammell Olive green Break Down Truck 64a
65-B Jaguar 3.4 Litre 1962 Jaguar opening hood Dark red 65b jaguar 3-4 litre saloon
66-B Harley Davidson & Sidecar 1962 Harley Davidson Bronze 66B HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLE
67-A Saladin Armoured Car 6x6 1959 Alvis Turret rotates Olive green 67a
68-A Austin Mk 2 Radio Truck 1959 Austin Olive green 68a
69-A Commer 30 CWT Van 1959 Commer Side door slides open Dark red DSC 3424
70-A Ford Thames Estate Car 1959 Thames Light blue and yellow DSC 3425
71-A Austin 200 Gallon Water Truck 1959 Austin Olive green 71a
72-A Fordson Major Tractor 1959 Fordson Blue 72a
73-B Ferrari F1 Racing Car 1962 Ferrari Red 73b ferrari f1 racing car
74-A Mobile Refreshment Canteen 1959 Side window opens Silver DSC 3432
75-A Ford Thunderbird 1960 Ford White and orange DSC 3434

Accessory PacksEdit

Series No. Model Name First Year Released Brand Notes / Features Color Photo
A-1 Esso Petrol Pumps Red & white Esso Petrol Pumps (A-1)
A-2 Matchbox Car Transporter Bedford Blue Matchbox Car Transporter (A-2)
A-3 Metal Lock-Up Garage Yellow, red & green Lock Up Garage (1958 N-3)
A-4 Road Signs 1960 Set of eight Black, white & red Signs
A-5 Double Fronted Store 1961 Green, cream & red Store

King SizeEdit

Series No. Model Name First Year Released Brand Notes / Features Color Photo
K-1 Weatherhill Hydraulic Shovel 1960 Weatherill Shovel & arms elevate Yellow K1 1960 WEATHERHILL SHOVEL
K-2 Muir-Hill Dumper 1960 Muir-Hill Dump tray tips Red Muir-Hill Dumper (1960-63 K-2)
K-3 Caterpillar Bulldozer 1960 Caterpillar Yellow Caterpillar Bulldozer (K-3)
K-4 McCormick International Tractor 1960 International Red K4 1960 INTERNATIONAL TRACTOR
K-5 Foden Dumper Truck 1961 Foden Dump tray tips Yellow K5 FODEN TIPPER
K-6 Allis-Chalmers Motor Scraper 1961 Allis-Chalmers Scaper bucket can be lowered Orange Allis-Chalmers Motor Scraper (K-6, silver wheels)
K-7 Curtiss-Wright Rear Dumper 1961 Curtiss-Wright Dump tray tips Yellow K7 Curtiss-Wright Rear Dumper
K-8 Prime Mover & Caterpillar Tractor 1962 Scammell & Caterpillar Orange and Yellow SCAMMEL TRANSPORTER CATERPILLAR (K-8)
K-9 Aveling Barford Road Roller 1962 Averling-Barford Front roller pivots Green K-9A ROAD ROLLER 1962

Major PacksEdit

Series No. Model Name First Year Released Brand Notes / Features Color Photo
M-1 B.P. Autotanker 1962 Leyland Yellow, white & green B.P. Autotanker (1931-65)
M-2 Bedford Tractor & York Freightmaster Trailer 1961 Bedford Opening rear doors Orange & silver Tire Truck
M-3 10-Wheel Transporter with Centurion Tank 1959 Thornycroft & Centurion Tank turret rotates Green 10-Wheel Transporter with Centurion Tank
M-4 Ruston-Bucyrus 1959 Ruston-Bucyrus Red & yellow Ruston Bucyrus (1959)
M-5 Massey Ferguson Combine Harvester 1959 Massey Ferguson Red & yellow Harvester M5
M-6 Scammel 6x6 Tractor & Crane 200 Ton Transporter 1959 Scammell Blue & orange PickfordLowLoader
M-7 Thames Trader Jennings Cattle Truck 1960 Thames Drop down rear ramp Red & brown CattleTruckBlackWheels
M-8 Thornycroft Tractor & 2400 Gallon Trailer Tanker 1960 Guy Red & white Mobilgas Tanker
M-9 Inter-State Double-Freighter 1962 Hendrickson Rear doors open on trailers Blue & grey Inter-State Double-Freighter (M-9)
M-10 Dinkum Dumper 1962 Whitlock Dump tray tips Yellow Dinkum Dumper M-10

Models of YesteryearEdit

Series No. [2] Model Name [2] First Year Released Brand Notes / Features Color [2] Photo
Y-1 Allchin 7 NHP Traction Engine 1956 Allchin Green TractionEngine
Y-2 1911 AEC B Type London Bus 1956 AEC Red BTypeBus
Y-3 1907 London E Class Tramcar 1956 Red ETypeTram
Y-4 1905 Shand-Mason Horse-Drawn Fire Engine 1960 Shand-Mason Red Horse-DrawnFireEngine
Y-5 1929 4½ Litre Bentley 1962 Bentley Green LeMans
Y-6 1926 Type 35 Bugatti 1961 Bugatti Blue 1926 Type 35 Bugatti
Y-7 1913 Mercer Raceabout 1961 Mercer Mauve
1913 Mercer Raceabout
Y-8 1926 Morris Cowley Bullnose 1958 Morris Opening Rumble Seat Brown & black Bullnose
Y-9 1924 Fowler Big Lion Showman's Engine 1958 Fowler Red & white Fowler
Y-10 1908 G.P. Mercedes 1958 Mercedes Cream Grandprixmercedes
Y-11 1920 Aveling and Porter Steam Roller 1958 Aveling and Porter Green Aveling and Porter Steam Roller (Y-11)
Y-12 1899 London Horse-Bus 1959 Red Horsebus
Y-13 American 4-4-0 Locomotive 1959 Green & red American 4-4-0
Y-14 Duke of Connaught 4-2-2 1959 Green & black Dukeofconnaught
Y-15 1907 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost 1960 Rolls-Royce Green Rolls Royce Silver Ghost
Y-16 1904 Spyker 1962 Spyker Cream Yellow Spyker


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 MB75 Yearly Standard Range of Regular Models = 1962, Retrieved 13 November 2017
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Models of Yesteryear Series, Matchbox Series International Pocket Catalogue, 1962 Edition

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