Regular Wheels are the very first stage of the Matchbox era. They could be found with Black Plastic wheels (BPW), Grey Plastic wheels (GPW), Silver Plastic wheels (SPW) and Metal wheels (MW). This era ran from 1953 to 1969, before Lesney transitioned their models to the Superfast Era in 1970, in response to the Hot Wheels upstart launch. All Regular Wheel-era models were manufactured in England.

Quoted values are for LOOSE, NM examples, without the box. Cars less than NM will obviously command a lesser value than listed, depending on overall condition.

Note that the NCHWA utilizes a pricing method called "Star Value©." Instead of specific dollar values, each car will be assigned a Star Value© to indicate rarity and potential price range. There are simply too many variables to place a "set" value on any model, so a range will be used instead to indicate where that particular model may fall on the secondary price scale. A +/- indicates where on that scale the value is approximated, while a number by itself would indicate the value falls in the middle of the Star Value. This is also an easy quick-glance method to determine rarity; the higher the number, the rarer the car. The value chart will be placed at the bottom of each page.

#
Year
Name
Description
Wheels
Value
31-A
1957
Ford Station Wagon
a) Yellow body with silver hood emblem and Metal Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with NO silver-painted hood emblem
MW
GPW
MW
3
3
3
31-B
1960
Ford Station Wagon
a) Green body with salmon roof and Silver Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Black Plastic Wheels
SPW
BPW
3
6
31-C
1964
Lincoln Continental
a) Light-green body with clear windows and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Metallic blue body with clear windows and Black Plastic Wheels
BPW
BPW
2+
2+
32-A
1957
Jaguar XK140
a) Red body with no windows or interior and Grey Plastic Wheels
b) Cream body with no windows or interior and Metal Wheels
GPW
MW
2+
4-
32-B
1962
Jaguar XKE
a) Metallic red body with clear windows, wire hubs and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "b", but with green windows
BPW
GPW
GPW
4-
5
7
32-C
1968
Leyland Petrol Tanker
a) Green cab/base with white tank, silver grille, "BP" decal and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with white grille
c) Dark blue cab/base with white tank, "ARAL" decal and Black Plastic Wheels
BPW
BPW
BPW
2
2+
3+
33-A
1957
Ford Zodiac MKII
a) Dark-green body with no windows and Metal Wheels
b) Same as"a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
c) Light-blue body with no windows and Metal Wheels
d) Silver/orange body with no windows and Grey Plastic Wheels
e) Tan/orange body with no windows and Grey Plastic Wheels
f) Same as "e", but with green plastic windows
g) Same as "f", but with Silver Plastic Wheels
MW
GPW
MW
GPW
GPW
GPW
SPW
3
3
4
7
3
4
3
33-B
1963
Ford Zephyr 6
a) Blue/green body with white interior and Grey Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Silver Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with Black Plastic Wheels
GPW
SPW
BPW
2+
2+
2+
33-C
1969
Lamborghini Miura
a) Yellow body with red interior and Black Plastic Wheels with chrome hubs
b) Same as "a", but with white interior
BPW
BPW
3
5
34-A
1957
Volkswagen Microvan
a) Blue body with "Matchbox International Express" decal and Metal Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with Silver Plastic Wheels
d) Same as "a", but with Black Plastic Wheels
MW
GPW
SPW
BPW
4
4
5
6
34-B
1962
Volkswagen Camper
a) Light-green body with blue windows and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Same as"a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
BPW
GPW
5
4
34-C
1967
Volkswagen Camper
a) Silver body with raised roof, orange windows and Black Plastic Wheels
BPW
4
34-D
1967
Volkswagen Camper
a) Silver body with lowered roof, orange windows and Black Plastic Wheels
BPW
2+
35-A
1957
Marshall Horse Box
a) Red cab with no windows, tan body and Metal Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with Silver Plastic Wheels
d) Same as "a", but with Black Plastic Wheels
MW
GPW
SPW
BPW
2+
3
3
6
35-B
1964
Snow-Trac Tractor
a) Red body with "Snow-Trac" decal, white treads and Black Plastic Rollers
b) Same as "a", but no "Snow-Trac" decal
c) Same as "a", but with "Snow-Trac" cast into sides
d) Same as "c", but with grey treads
BPR
BPR
BPR
BBPR
2
2
3+
3+
36-A
1957
Austin A50
a) Aqua body with no windows and Metal Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
MW
GPW
2+
5-
36-B
1961
Lambretta Scooter
a) Metallic green body and Black Plastic Wheels
BPW
4-
36-C
1966
Opel Diplomat
a) Gold body with chrome motor and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with grey motor
c) Green body with grey motor and Black Plastic Wheels
BPW
BPW
BPW
2
2
NRS
37-A
1956
Coca Cola Lorry
a) Orange body with "Coca Cola" decals, uneven cases and Metal Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with even cases
MW
MW
4+
3+
37-B
1960
Coca Cola Lorry
a) Yellow body with black base, "Coca Cola" decals and Grey Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Black Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with Silver Plastic Wheels
GPW
BPW
SPW
3
3
4
37-C
1966
Dodge Cattle Truck
a) Yellow body with grey cage, metal base and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with plastic base
BPW
BPW
2
2
38-A
1957
Karrier Refuse Truck
a) Grey body with "Cleansing Department" decal and Metal Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
c) Silver body with "Cleansing Department" decal and Grey Plastic Wheels
d) Greyish-brown body with "Cleansing Department" decal and Metal Wheels
MW
GPW
GPW
MW
3+
3+
4-
7
38-B
1963
Vauxhall Victor
a) Yellow body with red interior and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Silver Plastic Wheels
c) Yellow body with green interior and Black Plastic Wheels
d) Same as "c", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
e) Same as "c", but with Silver Plastic Wheels
BPW
SPW
BPW
GPW
SPW
3-
3-
3-
3-
3
38-C
1967
Honda M/C & Trailer
a) Aqua bike with yellow trailer, "Honda" decal & Black Plastic Wheels
b) Aqua bike with orange trailer, "Honda" decal & Black Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with no "Honda" decal
BPW
BPW
2
3+
3+
39-A
1957
Ford Zodiac Convertible
a) Salmon body with aqua interior/base and Metal Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with tan interior/base
MW
GPWMW
3
4-
6
39-B
1962
Pontiac Convertible
a) Yellow body with white interior and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Purple body with tan interior and Silver Plastic Wheels
BPW
SPW
4+
7
39-C
1967
Ford Tractor
a) Blue body with yellow hood and Black Plastic Wheels with yellow hubs
b) Orange body with Black Plastic Wheels and yellow hubs
BPW
BPW
2+
6
40-A
1957
Bedford Tipper Truck
a) Red cab with tan dumper, no windows and Metal Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with Black Plastic Wheels
MW
GPW
BPW
2+
3
3
40-B
1961
Leyland Royal Coach
a) Metallic blue body with blue windows and Black Plastic Wheels
b) Same as "a", but with Silver Plastic Wheels
c) Same as "a", but with Grey Plastic Wheels
d) Tan body with orange crane and Grey Plastic Wheels
BPW
SPW
GPW
2
3
3
40-C
1967
Hay Trailer
a) Blue body with yellow stakes and Black Plastic Wheels with yellow hubs
BPW
2-


1 = $1-5 2 = $6-15 3 = $16-25 4 = $26-35 5 = $36-50 6 = $51-70
7 = $71-90 8 = $91-110 9 = $111-130 10 = $131-160 11 = $161-180 12 = $181-200
13 = $201-220 14 = $221-240 15 = $241-270 16 = $271-300 17 = $301-330 18 = $331-350


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