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MI 068 CHEVY VAN
(USA #68 1983, Team Convoy 1985-1989,
USA White Rose 1990-1995, Nigel Mansell 1993-1994,
USA Premiere 1997-1998, USA ASAP/CCI 1998-2009)

Variation numbers are based on Charlie Mack's Matchbox 1-75 Catalog 1969-date.

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MI068-prTide5.jpg
pre-production
fluo. orng. & whi.
Tide 5
pic by
Anthony Moore
MI068-prTide17.jpg
pre-production
fluo. orng. & whi.
Tide 17
pic by
Anthony Moore
MI068-prWeet.jpg
pre-production
yellow
Weetabix
pic by Jim Gallegos
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MI068-prTCa.jpg
pre-production
yellow
Smokin' Joe's 23
pic by Peter Lee
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MI068-prTCb.jpg
pre-production
silver-gray
Goodwrench 3
pic by Peter Lee
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MI068-prTCc.jpg
pre-production
red
Budweiser 25
pic by Peter Lee
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MI068-prWest.jpg
pre-production
white, black &
neon orange
Western Auto 17
thanks to B. Beger
MI068-034a.jpg
034 pearly silver
Vanpire
USA #68
1983
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MI068-036pr.jpg
pre-production
yellow
Pepsi Challenger
diff. lett. size
pic from 1985 catalog
MI068-036a.jpg
036 yellow
Pepsi Challenger
flat roof win. rims
TM-1
1985
MI068-041a.jpg
041 yellow
Pepsi Challenger
raised roof win. rims
TM-1/TC-7
1986-1989
MI068-037pr.jpg
pre-production
white & maroon
Dr. Pepper
diff. lett. size
pic from 1985 catalog
MI068-037a.jpg
037 white & maroon
Dr. Pepper
flat roof win. rims
TM-3
1985
MI068-037b.jpg
037 white & maroon
Dr. Pepper
raised roof win. rims
TM-3
1986
MI068-038a.jpg
038 brt. yellow
STP Son of a Gun
USA TC
1985-1986
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MI068-043a.jpg
042/043 black
Goodwrench 3
Pit Crew
USA WR TC-54
1990-1991
MI068-044a.jpg
044 orange-yellow
Kodak Gold Film 4
USA WR TC-57
1991-1992
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MI068-045pr.jpg
pre-production
white & green
Ken Schrader 25
silver hubcaps
pic by Spike Jones
MI068-045a.jpg
045 white & green
Ken Schrader 25
gold hubcaps
USA WR TC-59
1992
MI068-046a.jpg
046 black
Goodwrench 3
5 Time Champion
USA WR TC-54
1992
MI068-047a.jpg
047 brt. yellow
Pennzoil 30
USA WR TC-60
1992
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MI068-048pr.jpg
pre-production
blue & fluo. orng.
STP 43
straight 43
pic by Spike Jones
MI068-048a.jpg
048 blue & fluo. orng.
STP 43
USA WR TC-61
1992
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MI068-049a.jpg
049 black
Pontiac Excitem. 2
yellow tampo
USA WR TC-64
1992
MI068-049b.jpg
049 black
Pontiac Excitem. 2
lemon tampo
USA WR TC-64
1993
MI068-050a.jpg
050 black & green
Mello Yello 42
USA WR TC-62
1992
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MI068-052a.jpg
052 fluo. orng. & whi.
Purolator 10
USA WR TC-56
1992
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MI068-053a.jpg
053 blue & dk. orng.
21st National
Truck-In
USA promotional
1993
MI068-054a.jpg
054 white & yellow
Canon Williams
with outline
Nigel Mansell
1993
MI068-054b.jpg
054 white & yellow
Canon Williams
wo/ outline
Nigel Mansell
1994
MI068-055pr.jpg
pre-production
orange-yellow
DeWalt 08
white stripe
thanks to B. Beger
MI068-055a.jpg
055 orange-yellow
DeWalt 08
black stripe
USA WR TC-08
1994
MI068-056a.jpg
056 black & pink
Fingerhut 98
USA WR TC-98
1995
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MI068-057a.jpg
057 powder blue
Bostongas
USA promotional
1995
pic by Tom Byrne
MI068-059a.jpg
059 orange
blue & red stripes
USA PC13
1997-1998
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MI068-prSTRa.jpg
pre-production
orange
Charlie's Angels
pic by Tom Byrne
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MI068-prSTRb.jpg
pre-production
black
Mission Impossible
pic by
Chuck Wiersma
MI068-f05a.jpg
white
no tampo
USA ASAP/CCI blank
1998-2004
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LS68c-029-MI068-034.jpg
silver-gray &
pearly silver
Vanpire
Lesney vs.
MB Toys
LS68c-001-MI068-059.jpg
LS 68-C & MI 068
original &
re-creation
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MI068-036-041.jpg
yellow
Pepsi Challenger
flat & raised
roof window rims
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MI068-041a-041b.jpg
yellow
Pepsi Challenger
shades of
blue tampo
pic by T. Tiedtke
MI068-037a-037b.jpg
white & maroon
Dr. Pepper
flat & raised
roof window rims
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MI068-prTidegrp.jpg
fluo. orng. & whi.
Tide 5 & 17
pic by Jim Gallegos
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MI068-043-046.jpg
black
Goodwrench 3
Pit Crew &
5 Time Champion
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MI068-043-046-042.jpg
black
Goodwrench 3
rear lettering
variations
pic by Peter Lee
MI068-045pr-045.jpg
white & green
Ken Schrader 25
sil. & gold hubcaps
pic by
Anthony Moore
MI068-048-048pr.jpg
blue & fluo. orng.
STP 43
italic &
straight 43
pic by Spike Jones
MI068-049a-049b.jpg
black
Pontiac Excitem. 2
yellow & lemon
tampo
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MI068-049rea.jpg
black
Pontiac Excitem. 2
rear lettering
variations
pic by Peter Lee
MI068-054a-054b.jpg
white & yellow
Canon Williams
with & without
outline
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LS68c-MI068-bpl.jpg
silver-gray &
pearly silver bases
Lesney vs.
MB Toys
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MI068-bpla.jpg
pearly silver
Macau & Thailand
bases
-
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MI068-bplb.jpg
white
Thailand & China
bases
-
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Variation listing (MS Word)

This model was used as a basis for Code 2 issues by ASAP and ColorComp, which are beyond the scope of this website.
They can be viewed on Shabbir Malik's website

Lesney Superfast variations (LS 68-C)

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