Christian Falkensteiner's Matchbox Lesney Superfast Pictures

LS 63-B FREEWAY GAS TANKER
(1973-1981, Twinpack 1976-1982)

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

Click on a picture to view it in full size


LS63b-praa.jpg
pre-production
Castrol
red, white & black
pic by Vectis
LS63b-prea.jpg
pre-production
Burmah
red, white & yellow
pic by J. Meeker
LS63b-prebpl.jpg
pre-production
yellow base
with rivets
pic by J. Meeker
LS63b-prfa.jpg
pre-production
Burmah
red, white & gray
pic by J. Meeker
LS63b-prfbpl.jpg
pre-production
gray base
with rivets
pic by J. Meeker
LS63b-01bxI.jpg
01 Castrol
red, white & red
I type box
--------------------
LS63b-02abxI.jpg
02 Burmah
red, white & red
blue over red labels
I type box
LS63b-02bbxI.jpg
02 Burmah
red, white & red
red over blue labels
I type box
LS63b-02cbxI.jpg
Burmah
red, white & red
5sp front wheels
I type box
LS63b-f22a.jpg
Burmah
red, white & red
mc rear wheels
pic by Tim Siebert
LS63b-09a.jpg
09 Burmah
red, white & red
with tow hook
TP-17
LS63b-prba.jpg
pre-production
Canadian flag
olive, olive & black
pic from 1976 catalog
LS63b-13a.jpg
13 High Octane
olive, olive & black
K left
TP-14
LS63b-13b.jpg
13 High Octane
olive, olive & black
K right
TP-14
LS63b-f29a.jpg
High Octane
olive, olive & black
5sp front wheels
pic by David Evans
LS63b-f13a.jpg
High Octane
olive drab,
olive drab & black
pic by Tim Siebert
LS63b-19a.jpg
19 French flag (cen.)
olive drab,
olive drab & black
TP-14
LS63b-19c.jpg
19 French flag (frt.)
olive drab,
olive drab & black
TP-14
LS63b-58a.jpg
58 Canadian flag
olive drab,
olive drab & black
pic by Andreas Mohr
LS63b-20pr.jpg
pre-production
Aral diamond logo
blue, white & blue
thanks to S. Brown
LS63b-20bxGer.jpg
20 Aral
blue, white & blue
colorless German box
--------------------
LS63b-f34a.jpg
Aral
blue, white & blue
mc rear wheels
pic by G. Tomlinson
LS63b-24abxI.jpg
24 Chevron
red, white & red
mc front wheels
I type box
LS63b-24bbxI.jpg
Chevron
red, white & red
5sp front wheels
I type box
LS63b-26a.jpg
26 Chevron
red, white & red
with tow hook
TP-17
LS63b-f09bxI.jpg
Sellosign
red, white & red
I type box
thanks to H. Ristau
LS63b-f09rea.jpg
Sellosign
red, white & red
rear label
thanks to H. Ristau
LS63b-f16a.jpg
Shell
red, white & red
thanks to
Nigel Cooper
LS63b-prca.jpg
pre-production
Shell
black tow hook
pic from 1981 catalog
LS63b-34a.jpg
34 Shell
white, white & yellow
with tow hook
TP-17
LS63b-35bxI.jpg
35 Shell
white, white & yellow
5sp rear wheels
I type box
LS63b-f27a.jpg
Shell
white, white & yellow
5ar rear wheels
pic by José M. Vargas
LS63b-37bxI.jpg
37 Shell
yellow, white & yellow
I type box
--------------------
LS63b-f11a.jpg
Shell
yellow, white & yellow
with tow hook
TP-17
LS63b-43abxL.jpg
43 Exxon
white, white & white
mc front wheels
L type box
LS63b-43bbxL.jpg
Exxon
white, white & white
5sp front wheels
L type box
LS63b-48bxL.jpg
48 Exxon
white, white & yellow
L type box
--------------------
LS63b-f20a.jpg
BP Super
white, white & yellow
purple windows
pic from MB SF book
LS63b-53a.jpg
53 BP Super
white, white & yellow
red windows
pic by E. v. d. Tuin
LS63b-49bxL.jpg
49 BP Super
white, white & green
5sp front wheels
L type box
LS63b-57bxL.jpg
57 BP Super
white, white & green
mc front wheels
L type box
LS63b-51abxL.jpg
Exxon
white, white & white
yellow cab base
L type box
LS63b-51b.jpg
51 Exxon
white, white & white
with tow hook
TP-17
LS63b-59a.jpg
59 Exxon
red, white & white
TP-17
pic by Vectis
LS63b-f32a.jpg
Berger Paints
yellow, white & red
Brazilian issue
pic Baú Dos Brinquedos
LS63b-f32bpl.jpg
Berger Paints
Brazilian base
missing tab
pic Baú Dos Brinquedos
LS63b-f18a.jpg
Burmah
dk. blue, white & red
Brazilian issue
thanks to G. Hirst
LS63b-f18bpl.jpg
Burmah
Brazilian base
white tab
thanks to G. Hirst
LS63b-prda.jpg
pre-production
elf
white, white & red
pic from MB USA
LS63b-02a-02b.jpg
Burmah
blue over red &
red over blue
labels
LS63b-14-f13.jpg
olive green &
olive drab
High Octane
pic by Tim Siebert
LS63b-f13-19.jpg
olive drab
High Octane
French flag
pic by Tim Siebert
LS63b-19a-19c.jpg
olive drab
French flag
labels in center &
at front
LS63b-bpla.jpg
red trailer bases
short & long braces
-
--------------------
LS63b-bplb.jpg
white trailer bases
short & long braces
-
--------------------
LS63b-bplc.jpg
yellow trailer bases
short & long braces
-
--------------------
LS63b-bplg.jpg
lt. & dk. yellow
trailer bases
-
--------------------
LS63b-bpld.jpg
green trailer bases
short & long braces
-
--------------------
LS63b-bple.jpg
black trailer bases
short & long braces
-
--------------------
LS63b-bplf.jpg
blue trailer bases
short & long braces
-
--------------------
LS63b-fbpl.jpg
red cabs
cab bases
without & with
reinforcements
LS63b-rbpla.jpg
red trailer bases
base inserts
with & without rivets
arrows & dashes
LS63b-rbplb.jpg
yellow trailer bases
black & yellow
base inserts
--------------------
LS63b-reaa.jpg
red trailer bases
rear ends
without & with hole
--------------------
LS63b-reab.jpg
black trailer bases
rear ends
without & with hole
--------------------
LS63b-fwhla.jpg
red cabs
mc & 5sp wheels
-
--------------------
LS63b-fwhlb.jpg
white cabs
mc & 5sp wheels
-
--------------------
LS63b-whl.jpg
white & red
trailers
two different types
of 5sp wheels
LS63b-win.jpg
white cabs
purple & red
windows
--------------------

Lesney Superfast index

Home