1957 Ford Thunderbird
Debut Series Matchbox 1-75
Produced 1982 - present
Number MB042
Scale 1:63
Superfast Tin 1957 Ford Thunderbird


The 1957 Ford Thunderbird has come out in the following 1/63 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy Number(s) Country Notes / Variations Photo
MB42 1982 (Core)
1984 (USA)
1-75 Red [1] None Silver/ Metal Clear White Fivearch England 42d
MB42 1983 (Core)

1984 (Core)
1985 (Core)

1-75 Cream / Red [1] Thunder Bird Light Gray/ Metal Orange Red Fivearch Macau Ford T-Bird (1987)
MB42 1986 (USA) 1-75 Black [1] None Silver/ Metal Orange tint Red Fivearch China Image Not Available
1997 Premiere Candy Red Detailed Trim Silver/ Plastic Clear White and Red Image Not Available China 57 Ford Thunderbird MB42-D13 met red Premiere
1997 5-Pack White None Silver / Plastic Amber Red Fivearch China MBX Thunderbird White
MB16 2000 Great Drivers 1/5 Canary Yellow Silver headlights, red taillights Gray / Plastic Clear Gray Fivearch 96089 China Great Drivers 1957 Thunderbird
N/A 2005 Blue's Clues Metalflake Purple Magenta (Character and text) Hot Pink / Plastic Yellow Hot Pink Lace C0240 China Blue's Clues 1957 Thunderbird
SF1 2005 Superfast (INT) Light Pink Silver headlights, Red taillights Chrome / Plastic Light green White SuperfastSmall H7734 (INT) China Superfast Ford Thunderbird
SF1 2005 Superfast Collector Tin Purple Pink Silver headlights, red taillights, trim details Chrome / Plastic Clear White White wallSuperfastSmall J2276 Thailand Superfast Tin 1957 Ford Thunderbird
SF1 2006 Superfast White Silver headlights, red taillights, trim details Chrome / Plastic Faded Green Black SuperfastSmall J6550 Thailand Superfast 1957 Ford Thunderbird
N/A 2006 5 Pack: Vintage Classics Black Cream sides Chrome/ Plastic Clear White Lace Thailand T-Bird 5 Pack (2006)
MB27 2007 1-100:

MBX Metal

Yellow White headlights Chrome / Plastic Clear White M001f K9483



Thailand MB-27 Ford Thunderbird
MB042 2008 Real 10-Pack Sky Blue Detailed tampo Chrome /Plastic Clear White M001f Thailand Mb42h
N/A 2009 Nickelodeon


light green The Fairly Odd Parents graphics on sides Gray/Plastic Clear Light Pink 5-Spoke Teardrop - 1285cf N9930 Thailand Image Not Available
N/A 2010 Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 5 - pack Light Teal Mickey Mouse Graphics, Sit In A Circle Around The Campfire Gray/Plastic Clear White 5-Spoke Teardrop - 1285cf Thailand Ford Thunderbird (2010 Mickey Mouse)
N/A 2017 5 Pack: Open Road Cruisers Dark Blue Detailed Trim Gray/ Plastic Smoke Beige M001f DVL89 Thailand Base code(s): K29, L02 57 Ford Thunderbird (2017 5 Pack(


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