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Poison Pinto
Debut Series Flying Colors
Produced 1976 - 1985 Original
2003 - 2010 (Retool)
Designer Larry Wood
Number 9240
PPinto - Green 76

The Poison Pinto is a Hot Wheels casting based on the Ford Pinto Van. It was released In 1979, in the The Heroes line under the name of The Thing.

Versions

The Poison Pinto has come out in the following versions:

Coll # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
- 1976 Flying Colors Light Green Yellow, Black, and White "Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones on sides Black Tinted (Blue) Chrome RL 9240 Hong Kong PPinto - Green 76
- 1976 Super Chromes 6-Pack Chrome Yellow, Black, and White "Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones Black Tinted (Blue) Chrome RL 9508 Hong Kong Only available in 6-pack PPinto - Chrome 76
- 1977 Mainline Light Green Yellow, Black, and White "Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones Black
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Plastic
Tinted (Blue) Chrome BW 9240 Hong Kong PoisonPinto bw
- 1977 Super Chromes 6-Pack Chrome Yellow, Black, and White"Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones Black Tinted (Blue) Chrome BW 9508 Hong Kong Only available in 6-pack Poisonpinto chromeBW
- 1979 The Heroes Dark Blue Black, White and Orange image of "The Thing" Black
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Metal
Chrome BW 2882 Hong Kong Named The Thing for this release Thething
- 1983 Speed Machines Red Yellow, Black, and White"Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones Black
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Metal
Tinted (Blue) Gray BW 9240 Hong Kong Speed pinto sleepercivic
- 1984 Mainline Light Green Yellow and Black"Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones Black
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Plastic
Tinted (Blue) Chrome BW  9240 France Poison france sleepercivic
- 1985 Mainline Teal No Tampos Black
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Plastic
Clear Chrome BW  9240 France Pinto france clear sleepercivic
- 1985 Mainline Teal No Tampos Black
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Metal
Tinted (Blue) Chrome BW  9240 France Pinto france blue sleepercivic

2003 Retooled Versions

The Poison Pinto has come out in the following versions:

Coll # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
- 2003 HWC.com 2 - Neo-Classics Spectraflame Red "Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones surrounded by flames Metal Tinted (Smoke) Black RL China PPinto - Red HWC Series 2
- 2006 RLC sELECTIONs #3 Spectraflame Green "Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones surrounded by flames Chrome
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Metal
Tinted (Smoke) Black RL K3824 China 2006rlcpoisonpintoselections
- 2007 RLC Party Car Spectraflame Pink "Poison Pinto", skull and crossbones surrounded by flames Chrome
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Metal
Tinted (Smoke) Black RL L2105 China Poison Pinto - RLC Party
- 2010 RLC 9 Rewards
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Spectraflame Gold Neo-Classic RL 2,976 produced PoisonPinto 10Rewards

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