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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.jpg



Description

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, & White "Poison Pinto", skull & crossbones on sides Black Tinted (Blue) Chrome RL 9240 Hong Kong PPinto - Green 76.jpg
1976 Super Chromes 6-Pack Chrome Yellow, Black, & White "Poison Pinto", skull & crossbones Black Tinted (Blue) Chrome RL 9508 Hong Kong Only available in 6-pack PPinto - Chrome 76.jpg
1977 Mainline Light Green Yellow, Black, & White "Poison Pinto", skull & crossbones Black
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Plastic
Tinted (Blue) Chrome BW 9240 Hong Kong PoisonPinto bw.JPG
1977 Super Chromes 6-Pack Chrome Yellow, Black, & White"Poison Pinto", skull & crossbones Black Tinted (Blue) Chrome BW 9508 Hong Kong Only available in 6-pack Poisonpinto chromeBW.JPG
1979 The Heroes Dark Blue Black, White & Orange image of "The Thing" Black
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Metal
Chrome BW 2882 Hong Kong Named The Thing Thething.jpg
1983 Speed Machines Red Yellow, Black, & White"Poison Pinto", skull & crossbones Black
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Metal
Tinted (Blue) Gray BW 9240 Hong Kong Speed pinto sleepercivic.jpg
1984 Mainline Light Green Yellow & Black"Poison Pinto", skull & crossbones Black
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Plastic
Tinted (Blue) Chrome BW 9240 France Poison france sleepercivic.jpg
1985 Mainline Teal No Tampos Black
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Plastic
Clear Chrome BW 9240 France Pinto france clear sleepercivic.jpg
1985 Mainline Teal No Tampos Black
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Metal
Tinted (Blue) Chrome BW 9240 France Pinto france blue sleepercivic.jpg

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 & crossbones surrounded by flames Metal Tinted (Smoke) Black RL China PPinto - Red HWC Series 2.jpg
2006 RLC sELECTIONs
#3
Spectraflame Green "Poison Pinto", skull & crossbones surrounded by flames Chrome
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Metal
Tinted (Smoke) Black RL K3824 China 2006rlcpoisonpintoselections.jpg
2007 RLC Party Spectraflame Pink "Poison Pinto", skull & crossbones surrounded by flames Chrome
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Metal
Tinted (Smoke) Black RL L2105 China Poison Pinto - RLC Party.JPG
2010 RLC 9 Rewards
4/4
Spectraflame Gold Gold lines, RLC logo Chrome
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Metal
Tinted (Blue) Black Neo-Classic RL 2,976 produced PoisonPinto 10Rewards.JPG

Gallery

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