School Bus
Debut Series 1-75
Produced 1985-2002 [1]
Number MB157
Scale 1:95
School Bus (MB157, yellow).JPG


Model History[edit | edit source]

The School Bus is a casting that debuted for the 1985 mainline. It is based upon the International-Harvester S-Series truck base with a Wayne Lifeguard school bus body added. It features a door on the right-side. It was originally produced as MB157 from 1985 to 2002 when it was discontinued.


Versions[edit | edit source]

The School Bus has come out in the following 1/95 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes Photo
MB47 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1-75 Yellow SCHOOL DISTRICT 2 Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg China SCHOOL BUS on base School Bus (MB157, yellow).JPG
N/A 1988 Club Model Olive Green White Stars, 06181988, 7TH, GOVT PROPERTY, CTMB Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg Black China USA only 181G - 1988 Promo USA.jpg
#20 1994 Collector's Choice Pink Mt. Laurel Pre-School Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg China 181J - 1994 Collector's Choice USA.jpg
MB47 1996 1-75 Yellow Carpenter High School Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg China USA only 181I - 1996 1-75 USA.jpg
N/A 1997 5-Pack: City Streets Yellow Matchbox

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg China USA only S mb157.jpg
#47 1997 75 Challenge Gold - Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg China ´181-OVP-1997-75Ch.jpg
MB12 1997 1-75/1-100: Orange-Yellow GO TEAM GO, OAKLYN MIDDLE SCHOOL, PS 33 Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg China Image Not Available.jpg
MB12 1998 1-75/1-100: BIG MOVERS 7/10 Lemon GO TEAM GO, OAKLYN MIDDLE SCHOOL, PS 33 Black / Plastic Clear Green M004f.jpg China MBX School Bus.jpg
MB1 1999 1-100:  Matchbox USA 1/5 Yellow STOP, GO RIDGE GO Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg 36415 China USA only IMG 2300.JPG
MB31 2000 Matchbox USA 1/5 Yellow Stop sign, St. Thomas Elementary School Rocky River, Ohio, 8612-BS, Caution Watch Children Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg 96317 China USA only School Bus Matchbox USA.jpg
N/A 2000 Fanta Series Orange ENJOY FANTA, MATCHBOX ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg China 181H - 1998 Promo CHN.jpg
MB22 2001 Promotional Lemon Yellow Horlicks School Bus, blue stripes, Black / Plastic Clear Black M004f.jpg 38370 (INT) China Only Hong Kong School Bus lemon yellow.jpg
MB15 2002 To The Rescue 3/4 Red Police Transport, Matchbox logo, Blue Barb Wire Metalflake Silver / Metal Black Black M004f.jpg 95211 China 50th Police Bus.jpg
N/A 2002 Playset: City Puzzle Yellow Apple & books, Matchbox Black / Plastic Black Green M004f.jpg China 181B - 2002 Playset Puzzle.jpg

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. www.mbxforum.com Retrieved 12 January 2017

Gallery[edit | edit source]

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