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Matchbox
 Information 

1955 1:43

Dinky Collection

1956 1:43

Coke Collection

1957 1:63

List of Releases

Lesney #42

1-75 Superfast

Premiere Collection
Gold Collection
Railroad Set

1959 1:63

Lesney #75a

1987 1:63

List of Releases
1-75 Series
Premiere Collection
Gold Collection
JC Penney Set
Show Stoppers
Laser Wheels
SCM KIts

NASCAR

Stock car Index

Matchbox  Premiere Collection

1:67 1993 Show Stoppers Collection

The 1993 Matchbox "Show Stoppers" Series released by TYCO

 

Series consists of 6 sets of 2 cars, each on a mirror backed plinth of 60 radius so they could be placed together to form a 12 sided plinth.

Originally the series was announced as "Motor Show" 
 but was renamed prior to release as  "Show Stoppers"

Interesting point is that picture on rear of package shows that the 2 T-Birds switched positions in actual production.

Original announcement was

Lamborghini

  • Diablo

  • Countach

Jaguar

  • XJ220

  • XJ6

Ferrari

  • F40

  • Testarossa

Porsche

  • 959

  • 911

Mercedes-Benz

  • SEL

  • 500SL

BMW

  • 535

  • 850i

When the set was released however, to improve Sales in the US,
 the Mercedes-Benz and the BMW were replaced by

Chevrolet

  • Corvette

  • Camaro

Ford

 

18 August, 2003