NOTICE: listings in Bold are New Releases for 1972 (Page wide).

Series 1-75[edit | edit source]

Most 1-75 series models for 1972 were issued with Superfast Wheels

Series No. Model Name First Year Released Photo
1 Mod Rod 1971 7101 Mod Rod R.JPG
2 Jeep Hot Rod 1972 7101 Hot Rod Jeep R.JPG
3 Mercedes Ambulance 1967 7103 Mercedes-Benz Binz Ambulance.JPG
4 Gruesome Twosome 1971 7104 Gruesome Twosome.JPG
5 Lotus Europa 1969 7105 Lotus Europa Pk R.JPG
6 Ford Pick-up 1968 6a.jpg
7 Hairy Hustler 1971 7107 Hairy Hustler.JPG
8 Wildcat Dragster 1971 E62 2.jpg
9 AMX Javelin 1972 7209 AMX Javelin R.JPG
10 Mustang Piston Popper 1972 7310 Piston Popper R.JPG
11 Flying Bug 1972 7211 Flying Bug R.JPG
12 Setra Coach 1971 1972 Setra Coach.jpg
13 Baja Buggy 1971 7113 Baja Buggy.JPG
14 Iso Grifo 1968 Iso Grifo (4903) MX L1210023.JPG
15 Fork Lift Truck 1972 7215 Fork lift Truck R.JPG
16 Case Tractor 1969 Case Tractor (16-D).JPG
17 The Londoner 1972 The Londoner - Carnaby Street - MB17.JPG
18 Field Car 1969 7018 Field Car L.JPG
19 Road Dragster 1971 7019 Road Dragster.JPG
20 Lamborghini Marzal 1969 6920 Lamborghini Marzal R.JPG
21 Foden Concrete Truck 1968 7021 Foden Concrete Truck.JPG
22 Freeman Inter-City Commuter 1971 7122 Freeman Commuter L.JPG
23 Volkswagen Camper 1970 Volkswagen Camper, No. 23, blue.JPG
24 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow 1967 7224 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow.JPG
25 Mod Tractor 1972 7225 Mod Tractor.JPG
26 Big Banger 1972 26b.jpg
27 Mercedes 230 SL 1966 Mercedes 230 SL (1971).jpg
28 Mack Dump Truck 1968 7028 Mack Dump Truck.JPG
29 Racing Mini 1971 7029 Racing Mini L.JPG
30 Beach Buggy 1971 7130 Beach Buggy.JPG
31 Volks-Dragon 1972 31b.jpg
32 Leyland Petrol Tanker 1968 32a.jpg
33 Lamborghini Miura 1969 Lamborghini Miura (No 33).JPG
34 Formula 1 1971 7134 Formula 1.JPG
35 Merryweather Fire Engine 1970 7035 Merryweather Fire Engine.JPG
36 Hot Rod Draguar 1971 36b.jpg
37 Soopa Coopa 1972 7237 Scoopa Coopa.JPG
38 Stingeroo 1972 7238 Stingeroo.JPG
39 Ford Tractor 1967 Ford Tractor No. 39.JPG
40 Vauxhall Guildsman 1971 7140 Vauxhall Guildsman R.JPG
41 Siva Spyder 1972 7241 Siva Spyder RedR.JPG
42 Tyre Fryer 1972 7242 Tyre Fryer R.JPG
43 Dragon Wheels 1972 7243 Dragon Wheels R.JPG
44 Boss Mustang 1972 7244 Boss Mustang R.JPG
45 Ford Group 6 1970 Ford Group 6 (Lime).jpg
46 Stretcha Fetcha 1972 7246 Stretcha Fetcha.JPG
47 DAF Tipper Container Truck 1968 DAF Container Truck (MB-47).jpg
48 Pi-Eyed Piper 1972 Piper1.jpg
49 Unimog 1967 7049 Unimog R.JPG
50 Kennel Truck 1968 Kennel Truck (1972).jpg
51 Citroen S.M. 1972 7251 Citroen S.M R.JPG
52 Dodge Charger MkIII 1970 7452 Dodge ChargerIII R.JPG
53 Tanzara 1972 7253 Tanzara orgL.JPG
54 Ford Capri 1971 54b.jpg
55 Mercury Commuter Police Car 1971 Mercury Commuter Police Car.JPG
56 BMC 1800 Pininfarina 1969 7056 BMC 1800 Pininfarina.JPG
57 Trailer Caravan (Eccles) 1971 Trailer Caravan (Eccles).JPG
58 Woosh-N-Push 1972 7358 Woosh-N-Push 2 R.JPG
59 Mercury Park Lane Fire Chief Car 1971
60 Lotus Super Seven 1971 7160 Lotus Super Seven L.JPG
61 Blue Shark 1971 7161 Blue Shark.JPG
62 Mercury Cougar (Rat Rod Dragster) 1971 Cougard1.jpg
63 Dodge Crane Truck 1968 Dodge Crane Truck (SF 1970-72).jpg
64 Slingshot Dragster 1971 7164 Slingshot Dragster R.JPG
65 Claas Combine Harvester 1967 Claas Combine Harvester (No 65).JPG
66 Mazda RX 500 1972 MATCHBOX-LESNEY SUPERFAST -66 MAZDA RX 500 1971 ENGLAND (2).jpg
67 Volkswagen 1600 TL 1967 7067 Volkswagen 1600.JPG
68 Porsche 910 1970 7068 Porsche 910 R2.JPG
69 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow Coupe 1969 7369 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow Coupe R.JPG
70 Dodge Dragster 1971 7170 Dodge Dragster R.JPG
71 Ford Heavy Wreck Truck 1968 Ford Wreck Truck-červenobílý.jpg
72 Hovercraft SRN 6 1972 7272 SRN6 Hovercraft.JPG
73 Mercury Commuter 1968 DSC 17734 (Small) (2).JPG
74 Toe Joe 1972 7274Toe Joe.JPG
75 Alfa Carabo 1971 7175 Alfa Carabo L.JPG

Super Kings[edit | edit source]

listings in Bold are New Releases for 1972.

Series No. [1] Model Name [1] First Year Released Brand Notes / Features Color [1] Photo
K-1 Hydraulic Excavator 1970 O&K Operational boom Red & gray Hydraulic Excavator (K1).jpg
K-2 Scammel Heavy Wreck Truck 1969 Scammell Operational boom & hooks Gold with red boom Scammell Heavy Wreck Truck (1971 SK).jpg
K-3 Massey Ferguson Tractor & Trailer 1970 Massey Ferguson Removable trailer with dumping bed Red & yellow Massey Ferguson Tractor & Trailer (1970-73)..jpg
K-4 Leyland Tipper 1969 Leyland Operational bed & tailgate Orange & lime Leyland Tipper (1971-73).jpg
K-5 Muir-Hill Tractor & Trailer 1972 Muir-Hill Removable trailer with dumping bed Yellow & red Muir-Hill Tractor & Trailer (1972-80).jpg
K-6 Cement Mixer 1971 GMC Mixer drum spins with wheels Blue cab, red chassis, yellow plastic drum 7106 Cement Mixer L.JPG
K-7 Refuse Truck 1967 SD Operational dump box Red with gray dump box Refuse Truck (1971-72).jpg
K-8 Caterpillar Traxcavator 1970 Caterpillar Shovel deck raises & lowers Yellow Caterpillar Traxcavator (1971-79).jpg
K-9 Claas Combine Harvester 1967 Class Rotating blades and movable chute Red with yellow blades Claas Combine Harvester (K-9).jpg
K-10 Pipe Truck 1967 Scammell Removable trailer with six interlocking pipes Pink Pipe Truck (K-10 1971-75).jpg
K-11 DAF Car Transporter 1969 DAF Ramp & upper deck raises & lowers Yellow cab with orange & yellow trailer K10 DAF Car Transporter 20120610 JSCC.jpg
K-12 Scammell Mobile Crane 1971 Scammell Operational boom Orange Scammell Mobile Crane (1971-74).jpg
K-13 Building Transporter 1971 DAF Removable unassembled yellow site hut Light green D.A.F. Building Transporter (K-13 1971-75)).jpg
K-14 Scammell Freight Liner 1971 Scammell Sliding side doors Blue Scammell Freight Liner (1971-1977).jpg
K-15 Merryweather Fire Engine 1971 Merryweather Operational ladder Red Merryweather Fire Engine (1971-72 K-15).jpg
K-16 Dodge Tractor with Fruehauf Tippers 1966 Dodge Dumping beds with removable trailer Yellow with blue dump beds Dodge Tractor with Fruehauf Tippers (1971-73 K-16).jpg
K-17 Low Loader with Bulldozer 1971 Ford + Case Removable trailer & bulldozer Red truck, green trailer + yellow & red bulldozer Low Loader with Bulldozer (1972-73 K-17).jpeg
K-18 Articulated Horse Box 1967 Dodge Opening ramps with four removable white horses Red tractor & orange trailer Articulated Horse Van (1971-73).jpg
K-19 Scammel Tipper Truck 1967 Scammell Tipping dump bed Red truck with yellow dump bed Scammell Tipper Truck (1971-72).jpg
K-20 Tractor Transporter 1967 Ford x 4 Removable trailer & tractors Red truck, yellow trailer, three blue tractors Tractor Transporter (1971-72).jpg

Speed Kings[edit | edit source]

|K-36

Series No. [1] Model Name [1] First Year Released Brand Special Features Color [1] Photo
K-21 Cougar Dragster 1971 Mercury Opening doors Purple Cougar Dragster (1972-73).jpg
K-22 Dodge Dragster 1971 Dodge Opening doors Orange Dodge Roadster (1971-73 Speed Kings K-22).jpg
K-23 Mercury Police Car 1969 Mercury Opening doors White
K-24 Lamborghini Miura 1969 Lamborghini Opening engine cover Red Lamborghini Miura (1971-74 K-24).jpeg
K-25 Sea Burst Power Boat and Trailer 1971 Generic White and orange boat with yellow trailer Boat & Trailer (K-25 1974-1975).jpg
K-26 Mercedes Benz Ambulance 1971 Mercedes-Benz, Binz Opening doors and rear hatch with removable stretcher White Mercede-Benz Binz Ambulance (King Size).jpg
K-27 Camping Cruiser 1971 Generic Opening rear door and top hatch Yellow Camping Cruiser (1971-75).jpeg
K-28 Drag Pack 1971 Mercury + Mercury Mercury Commuter with Cougar Dragster on Trailer Light green Mercury Commuter / purple Cougar Dragster / yellow trailer Drag Pack (1972-73).jpg
K-29 Miura Seaburst Set 1971 Lamborghini + generic Lamborghini Muira with Seaburst Power Boat on Trailer Metallic red Lamborghini Muira with white and orange boat on yellow trailer Lamborghini Miura-Boat & Trailer (K29).jpg
K-30 Mercedes C.111 1972 Mercedes-Benz Opening rear hatch, headlights open up Gold Mercedes C.111 (Gold).jpg
K-31 Bertone Runabout 1971 Bertone Not Noted Orange 7131 Bertone Runabout R.JPG
K-32 Shovel Nose 1972 Generic Opening hatch Yellow 7232 Shovel Nose R.JPG
K-33 Citroen S.M. 1972 Citroen Opening doors Dark red 7233 Citroen R.JPG
K-34 Thunderclap 1972 Generic Not noted Yellow 7234 Thunderclap L.JPG
K-35 Lightning 1972 Generic Not noted Red 7235 Lightning R.JPG
K-36 Bandolero 1972 Generic Not noted Blue 7236K Bandalero R.JPG

Models of Yesteryear[edit | edit source]

Series No. [1] Model Name [1] First Year Released Brand Notes / Features Color [1] Photo
Y-1 1911 Ford Model T 1964 Ford Red & black 1911 Ford Model T (Y-1).JPG
Y-2 1914 Prince Henry Vauxhaul 1971 Vauxhall Red 1914 Prince Henry Vauxhall (Y-2, red).jpg
Y-3 1910 Benz Limousine 1966 Benz Metallic green
Y-4 1909 Opel Coupe 1967 Opel White Models of Yesteryear Opel.jpg
Y-5 1907 Peugeot 1969 Peugeot Yellow 1907 Peugeot.jpg
Y-6 1913 Cadillac 1967 Cadillac Metallic gold 1913 Cadillac.jpg
Y-7 1912 Rolls-Royce 1968 Rolls-Royce Silver & red Matchbox-Models-Of-Yesteryear-Y7-3-1912-Rolls-Royce.jpg
Y-8 1914 Stutz 1969 Stutz Metallic red 1914 Stutz.jpg
Y-9 1912 Simplex 1968 Simplex Gold & red with black roof 1912 Simplex (Y-9, red, gold & black).JPG
Y-10 1906 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost 1969 Rolls-Royce Green 1906 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost (Y-6).jpg
Y-11 1912 Packard Landaulet 1964 Packard Red Packard Landaulet.jpg
Y-12 1909 Thomas Flyabout 1967 Thomas Blue Thomas Flyabout.jpg
Y-13 1911 Daimler 1966 Daimler Yellow 1911 Daimler (Y-13).jpg
Y-14 1911 Maxwell Roadster 1965 Maxwell Turquoise Maxwell Roadster.jpg
Y-15 1930 Packard Victoria 1969 Packard Tan, black & brown DSC05570.JPG
Y-16 1928 Mercedes Benz 'SS' 1972 Mercedes-Benz Black, silver & maroon

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 Matchbox Collectors' Catalogue International Edition 1972

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