The Matchbox "Dinky
Collection" mould has been through many variations in
Marketing due to the changes in the Company's fortunes.
The Series was
originally launched in 1988, following the purchase of the Dinky
Trademark in 1987, by Matchbox (UIC) (aka Universal Toys)
is a 1:43 scale of a 1955 Thunderbird, although some of the Coke
Collection cars are badged to represent a 1956