King 'Kuda
Debut Series Spoilers
Produced 1970 Original Tool
2002 - Present Retool
Designer Ira Gilford
Number 6190
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Description

The King 'Kuda first appeared in 1970 King 'Kuda Club Kit, then in 1970 Hot Wheels Spoilers series, and then reintroduced in the HotWheelsCollectors.com Series 1 to the Present. In 2018 a Malaysia-made retooled version of the King Cuda was released with a plastic base with the name "Plymouth Barracuda" engraved.

Original Versions

The King 'Kuda has come out in the following 1/64 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Stickers Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
1970 Club Kit Chrome Black stripes on roof and sides Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Black RL 6189 Hong Kong Kingkudachrome.jpg
1970 Mainline & Spoilers Spectraflame Aqua Pre-applied Door numbers and tail stripe, came with racing logos Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Silver RL 6190 Hong Kong Image Not Available.jpg
1970 Mainline & Spoilers Spectraflame Blue Pre-applied Door numbers and tail stripe, came with racing logos Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Silver RL 6190 Hong Kong Kingkuda.jpg
1970 Mainline & Spoilers Spectraflame Copper Pre-applied Door numbers and tail stripe, came with racing logos Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Silver RL 6190 Hong Kong Image Not Available.jpg
1970 Mainline & Spoilers Spectraflame Green Pre-applied Door numbers and tail stripe, came with racing logos Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Silver RL 6190 Hong Kong Image Not Available.jpg
1970 Mainline & Spoilers Spectraflame Olive Pre-applied Door numbers and tail stripe, came with racing logos Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Silver RL 6190 Hong Kong Image Not Available.jpg
1970 Mainline & Spoilers Spectraflame Orange Pre-applied Door numbers and tail stripe, came with racing logos Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Silver RL 6190 Hong Kong Image Not Available.jpg
1970 Mainline & Spoilers Spectraflame Purple Pre-applied Door numbers and tail stripe, came with racing logos Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Silver RL 6190 Hong Kong Image Not Available.jpg
1970 Mainline & Spoilers Spectraflame Red Pre-applied Door numbers and tail stripe, came with racing logos Unpainted Metal Light Blue tint White or Silver RL 6190 Hong Kong Image Not Available.jpg


Retooled Versions

The King 'Kuda has come out in the following 1/64 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
5
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25
2002 HWC.com 1 Spectraflame Dark Blue Ghost flames on sides, White & Black '02' on sides, 'HWCBRETT' on license plate Chrome-Plated Metal Clear Beige RL 85510 China 10,000 produced 2002hwckingkuda.jpg
04
/
04
2006 RLC sELECTIONs Spectraflame Red White Stripes from front to back on sides and top. "Barracuda", RLC Logo. Chrome-Plated Metal Tinted White RR5SP K3374 China 2006rlcplymouthkingkudaselections.jpg
2007 40 Years of Hot Wheels Set Spectraflame Magenta White & Black tampos w/'3' on sides, White Stripe on rear Chrome-Plated Metal Smoke White RL M0543 Thailand 40YRSPlyKingKudaLft.jpg
10
/
30
2007 Hot Wheels Classics 3 Spectraflame Green Light Green flames on sides and roof Unpainted Metal Clear White RL5SP L0738 Thailand Classics King Kuda Green.JPG
10
/
30
2007 Hot Wheels Classics 3 Spectraflame Red Orange flames on sides and roof Unpainted Metal Clear White RL5SP L0738 Thailand Kingcuda.jpg
10
/
30
2007 Hot Wheels Classics 3 Spectraflame Orange Yellow flames on sides and roof Unpainted Metal Clear White RL5SP L0738 Thailand KingKuda Classic Orange.JPG
10
/
30
2007 Hot Wheels Classics 3 Spectraflame Pink Red flames on sides and roof Unpainted Metal Clear White RL5SP L0738 Thailand KingKuda Classic Magenta.JPG
10
/
30
2007 Hot Wheels Classics 3 Spectraflame Black Grey flames on sides and roof Unpainted Metal Clear White RL5SP L0738 Thailand KingKuda Classic Black.JPG
10
/
30
2007 Hot Wheels Classics 3 Spectraflame Aqua Blue flames on sides and roof Unpainted Metal Clear White RL5SP L0738 Thailand KingKuda Classic Aqua.JPG
04
/
04
2010 Collector Edition Dark blue Light blue, white, red, black & silver tampos, HW logo, Plymouth logo, "4" ZAMAC Clear White Whiteline RR R7996 Thailand Mail-In Promotion
Base code(s):
KingKuda MailIn.JPG
- 2017 HWC
RLC
Exclusive
Spectraflame Dark Turquoise White Stripes on trunk and rear fenders, White Circle with "3" on doors, Red tampo tailight, Black grill with tampo headlights and turn signals, Black roof. Unpainted Metal Clear White Neo Red Line DMH99 China Base code(s): Image Not Available.jpg
261
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365
2018 Checkmate
1/9
Black Blue and White Chessboard Graphics with 'KING' on Sides, Roof and Trunk Black
/
Plastic
Tinted (Blue) Chrome Chrome rim Black OH5 FJX55 Malaysia Base code(s):L12, L17 King-kuda-18-checkmate-common-1200pxotd.png
- 2018 Checkmate
1/9
Spectraflame Black Blue and White Chessboard Graphics with 'KING' on Sides, Roof and Trunk Black
/
Plastic
Tinted (Blue) Chrome Chrome-Rim, Black RR5SP FKB46 Malaysia Super Treasure Hunt
Base code(s): L10
King-kuda-18-checkmate-th-1200pxotd.png
362
/
365
2018 Checkmate
1/9
White Grey and White Chessboard Graphics with 'KING', Blue stripes on sides and Trunk, King piece on roof and sides  White
/
Plastic
Tinted
(Blue)
Chrome White trimmed
PR5
FKB09 Malaysia Base code(s): L27, L31 King Cuda.jpg
140
/
250
2019 Muscle Mania
9/10
Red Magnus Walker Urban Outlaw logo, White stripes & UD, Blue Urban Outlaw & star, Black Plymouth Black
/
Plastic
Tinted Blue Chrome Red rimmed MC5 FYD09 Malaysia Base Code(s): L48, L49, L51 DSC 0364.JPG
140
/
250
2019 Muscle Mania
9/10
Silver Magnus Walker Urban Outlaw logo, White UD, Black stripes, Red Urban Outlaw & star, Black Plymouth Black
/
Plastic
Tinted Blue Chrome Red rimmed MC5 FYG75 Malaysia Base Code(s): M16 2019 Hot Wheels King Kuda 2nd color.jpg

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