Debut Series Speed Kings / Super Kings
Produced 1973 [1] to 1980
Number K49
Ambulance (1973-78).


This generic model of an Ambulance has been issued in the following versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color/ Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel/ Type Toy Number(s) Country Notes / Variations Photo
K-49 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 Speed Kings White AMBULANCE Black/ Metal Clear Red Matchbox 4 spoke England AMBULANCE on base. Ambulance (1973)
K-49 Super Kings Red MALTESER   HILFSDIENST White/ Metal Clear White Matchbox 4 spoke England Germany editing Ambulance (K-49 Germany)


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  1. Kevin McGimpsey & Stewart Orr, Collecting Matchbox Diecast Toys - The First Forty Years, First Edition, 1989, page 232