Tin Plate Cars

Tin Plate Toy Car Models.

On this page you will find the current production tin-plate toy cars that we carry in our range.

Schuco tin plate cars can of course be found in the appropriate Schuco section.

These cars are for collectors only and not suitable for children.

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Tin-Plate Friction Drive Volkswagen Beetle

MF146
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Tin-Plate Friction-Drive Volkwagen Beetle.

A nicely shaped Beetle although the detailing is not all that.

Friction drive on the rear wheels.

Comes in original, colorful box.

It measures some 5 inches in length.

Available in black and green.

This car is for collectors only and not suitable for children!

Tin-Plate Friction Drive MG F Made in Japan Silver

MGFS
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Tin-Plate Friction Drive MG F - Made in Japan - Silver.

A nicely shaped MGF although the detailing is not all that.

Friction drive on the rear wheels.

Made in Japan, probably in the late 1980's / early 1990's.

Some slight scratches on the top of the hood, hence the reduced price.

This car is for collectors only and not suitable for children!

Tin-Plate, Friction-Drive Xing-Fu Sedan

MF083
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Tin-Plate, Friction-Drive Xing-Fu Sedan.

This is a very nice tin-plate, friction drive model of a Chinese Xing-Fu Sedan. Comes in red metallic with white roof and HUUUUGE tailfins!

The car is some 6.2 inches (ca. 15.7 cm) long and has a strong friction-drive.

This car is for collectors only and not suitable for children!

 

Tin-Plate Wind-Up Fire Ladder Truck

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Tin-Plate Wind-Up Fire Truck.

This is a current production version of a clockwork ladder truck.

It winds through the built-in wind-up key on the left side of the vehicle and then starts to drive in straight line.

Tinplate body etc, with plastic ladder.

Great lithography and colors.

Measures some 6 inches in length and comes in a generic brown box.

This car is for collectors only and not suitable for children!

Miniature Tin-Plate Wind-Up Fire Ladder Truck

MS261
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Tin-Plate Wind-Up Fire Truck.

This is a current production version of a clockwork ladder truck.

It winds through the built-in wind-up key on the left side of the vehicle and then starts to drive in straight line.

Great lithography and colors.

Boxed.

It measures some 2.3 inches in length.

This car is for collectors only and not suitable for children!

Tin-Plate Friction Drive Sparkling Police Car

MF900
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Tin-Plate, Friction Drive Sparkling Police Car.

This is current production police patrol car with a great red light mechanism.

When the friction drive is "loaded" and the car is released, it will drive forward while a mechanism inside the car will produce sparks inside the translucent red light, thus suggesting a working red light.

It is friction powered on the rear wheels.

It comes in its original colorful box (see picture).

It measures some 5.6 inches in length.

This car is for collectors only and not suitable for children!