Oshkosh Extending-Ladder Fire Engine
Debut Series Matchbox 1-75
Produced 1984-2003
Number MB134/MB313
Scale 1:92

The Fire Engine, which collectors often call an Oshkosh, is a ladder truck, with a raisable, turnable, extendable ladder.


The Fire Engine has come out in the following versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Wheel Type Toy Number(s) Country Notes / Variations Photo
MB18 1984 1-75 Red Chrome / Plastic Blue tint N/A Macau ladder raise and pivots 8418 Fire Engine
MB18 1996 1-75 White & orange Ladder raises and pivots
MB23 1998 To The Rescue White Red Stripe, Matchbox Fire Department Chrome / Plastic Blue Eight dot rims China MBX Fire Engine
MB79 (USA)MB69(INT) 1999 Fire Rescue (USA) 4/5(INT) Yellow 21, FD, Fire Truck tampos Black / Plastic Blue Eight dot rims 36493 (USA)37293 (INT) China Flame Chaser on (INT) card Flame Chaser yellow
MB22 1999 Notfall Team (INT) Red Matchbox Fire Dept. Gold Stripe along bottom Chrome / Plastic Blue Eight dot rims 33701 (INT) China Feuer Wehr Leiterwagen on German card Notfall Team Feuerwehr Leiterwagen
N/A 1999 Emergency Rescue 5-Pack White Red side stripes Black / Plastic Blue Eight dot rims China FireEngineEmergencyRescuewhite
MB32 2000 Matchbox USA Red Cleveland Fire Div, Ladder 4, Gold trim details Black / Plastic Blue Eight dot rims 96318 China Matchbox USA Cleveland fire Truck
MB29 2001 Flame Eaters (USA) 4/5(INT) White Blue sections, Westworth Fire Department, 8 Silver / Metal Blue 5-Spoke Teardrop - 1285cf 92234 (USA)92859 (INT) China

Flame Eaters Extending-Ladder Fire Truck

MB04 2003 Sky Fire 4/5 Red Yellow, white and brown scallops Gunmetal / Metal Blue 5-Spoke Teardrop - 1285cf 97685 China Extending-LadderFireTruck2003