Corgi in 1983

Great Book of Corgi

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This is Corgi's last gasp under the old Mettoy brand. By 1983 it was really all over and the company was into damage limitation mode. I've managed to find examples of most of these cars and trucks and in some other cases found run-on models from successors to the Corgi brand where the model was kept in production.

This mostly applies to the trucks, which with the exception of the 'Load Lugger' appear to be in 1:72 scale and classified in my database as Corgi Juniors. I've presented near matches in most cases to give an idea of what was produced. No doubt as the years go by and more diecasts flow through the Little Wheels building I will fill in more gaps.

 

 

January Mercedes-Benz L Series Artic Corgi Small Scale 1167; Mercedes-Benz L Artic; Tanker, Duckhams Oil Corgi Juniors 1144; Mercedes-Benz L Artic; Fridge Trailer; Birds Eye Foods Corgi 1149; Scania Container Truck; BRS Truck Rental Scania Giant Tipper
 

Corgi 1129: Mercedes-Benz Truck

Corgi 1130: Mercedes-Benz Tanker

Corgi 1131: Mercedes-Benz Refrigerated Van

Corgi 1132: Scania Container Truck

Corgi 1133: Scania Giant Tipper
January Scania Silo Truck        
 

Corgi 1134: Scania Silo Truck

       
February Corgi C373; Peugeot 505; Taxi        
 

Corgi C373; Peugeot 505; Taxi

       
March Corgi 384; Renault 11 GTL; Cream Corgi C1009; MG Maestro 1600; Yellow, Working Lights      
 

Corgi 384; Renault 11 GTL; Cream

Corgi C1009; MG Maestro 1600; Yellow, Working Lights

     
April Corgi Classics 803; Jaguar XK120 Roadster (1:36); Soft Top, Red, Black Hood Corgi 804; Jaguar XK120 Rally des Alpes; Cream, black tonneau Corgi 805; 1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SC; Open Top; Black Corgi Classics 806; 1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SC Convertible; Soft Top; Maroon/Tan  
 

Corgi Classics 803; Jaguar XK120 Roadster (1:36); Soft Top, Red, Black Hood

Corgi 804; Jaguar XK120 Rally des Alpes; Cream, black tonneau

Corgi 805; 1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SC; Open Top; Black

Corgi Classics 806; 1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SC Convertible; Soft Top; Maroon/Tan

 
May Corgi 382; Lotus Elite; Yellow, Rally livery, RN7        
 

Corgi 382; Lotus Elite; Yellow, Rally livery, RN7 (Later Version)

       
June

Corgi 1119: Mercedes-Benz Load Lugger

Corgi Classics 01; 1957 Ford Thunderbird Convertible; Orange over Cream, Hood Down Corgi 201; Morris Mini 1000 Racing; Silver Team Corgi Corgi 811; 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL; Silver, Opening Bonnet & Doors Corgi 318; Jaguar XJS Motul Racing; Black, RN4
 

Corgi 422; Renault 5 Turbo Racing; Blue/White, ELF RN18

Corgi Classics 810; 1957 Ford Thunderbird Convertible; Open Top, Orange over Cream

Corgi 201; Morris Mini 1000 Racing; Silver Team Corgi (Earlier Version)

Corgi 811; 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL; Silver, Opening Bonnet & Doors

Corgi 318; Jaguar XJS Motul Racing; Black, RN4

June Corgi 422; Renault 5 Turbo Racing; Blue/White, ELF RN18

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Still Looking

Corgi 447; Jeep CJ-5 Renegade 4x4 open top; Metallic blue, white Corgi 495; Mazda B 1600 Pick-Up - 4 x 4 Open Back Truck; Bright blue
 

Corgi 422; Renault 5 Turbo Racing; Blue/White, ELF RN18

Corgi 1121: Ford Transit Tipper

Corgi 448: 4 x 4 Renegade Jeep, closed top, Yellow/Red

Corgi 447; Jeep CJ-5 Renegade 4x4 open top; Metallic blue, white

Corgi 495; Mazda B 1600 Pick-Up - 4 x 4 Open Back Truck; Bright blue

June

 

Still Looking

 
       
 

Corgi 432: Citroen 2CV6 Charleston

       
           

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