Rescue Ranger
Debut Series Mainline
Produced 1985 - Present
Designer Larry Wood
Number 2537
Rescue Ranger RRW.JPG



Description

The Rescue Ranger was first seen in 1985 released in the Real Rider series. For vehicles with same cast and different names see; Ranger Rig (1975), and Emergency Squad (1975).

Versions

The Rescue Ranger has also been known as Emergency Squad, Ranger Rig and HW Rapid Responder (not to be confused with Rapid Response) for new name, and 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 Photo
1985 Mainline Yellow Blue & white stripe, "Race Rescue", HW logo Chrome
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Plastic
Dark Tinted Black BW Malaysia Rescue race.JPG
1986 Real Riders Green Yellow, Green, "Forest Service" Chrome
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Plastic
Black White Hub RR 2537 Malaysia Rescue Ranger RRW.JPG
1986 Workhorses Green Yellow, Green, "Forest Service" Chrome
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Plastic
Black BW 2537 Malaysia Rescue Ranger.JPG
1988 Workhorses Red Yellow and Black, "Hot Wheels Rescue" Chrome
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Plastic
Smoke Black BW 5145 Malaysia Emergency Squad Temp.JPG
1988 Workhorses Red Yellow, Black, "Hot Wheels Rescue" Chrome
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Plastic
Smoke Black 7SP 5145 Malaysia RescueRangerRedBlk7sp.JPG
1988 Color Changers Red 'Rescue' on sides, 'Sons of Danger' on doors Chrome
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Plastic
Smoke Black BW 5600 Malaysia Color Racers 3-Packs Rescue Ranger-1988 Color Racers.jpg
5pk 1994 Blimp & Support Team Yellow Red "OXYGEN" "FIRST AID, Black "AIRSHIP SUPPORT TEAM", Blue blimp Chrome
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Plastic
Black tint Black tint BW Malaysia Rescue Ranger YelBlmpL.JPG
5pk 1994 Blimp & Support Team Yellow White "OXYGEN" "FIRST AID, Black "AIRSHIP SUPPORT TEAM", Blue blimp Chrome
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Plastic
Black tint Black tint BW Malaysia Image Not Available.jpg
5pk 1994 Blimp & Support Team Yellow Black "OXYGEN" "FIRST AID, Black "AIRSHIP SUPPORT TEAM", Blue blimp Chrome
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Plastic
Black tint Black tint BW Malaysia Black Ox.jpg
5pk 1996 Baywatch Red Black, white & yellow tampos, "Baywatch", "Emergency" Chrome
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Plastic
Smoke Black 7SP 13505 Malaysia Rescue Ranger-1996 Baywatch 5-Pack.jpg
5pk 1996 Baywatch Red Black, white & yellow tampos, "Baywatch", "Emergency" Chrome
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Plastic
Smoke Black 7SP 13505 Malaysia "FISRT" (misspelled on sides) RescueRangerRedBay7sp.JPG
408 1996 Splatter Paint
1/4
Bright Orange Blue spots Bright Orange / Plastic Blue tint Blue 5SP 15253 Malaysia Rescue Ranger Org5sp.JPG
408 1996 Splatter Paint
1/4
Bright Orange Blue spots Bright Orange / Plastic Blue tint Blue SB 15253 Malaysia Rescue Ranger OrgSB.JPG
425 1996 Fire Squad
2/4
Yellow Black, Red "FIRE DEPT." Chrome
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Plastic
Gray tint Black 5SP 15274 Malaysia Rescue Ranger YelFR.JPG
5pk 1997 Fire Fighting Red White, Gold, Black "Fire Dept" "Emergency" "51" Chrome
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Plastic
Blue tint Blue 5DOT Rescueranger red5pack.JPG
5pk 1997 Fire Fighting Red White, Gold, Black "Fire Dept" "Emergency" "51" Chrome
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Plastic
Blue tint Blue 7SP RescueRangerRedWht7sp.JPG
5pk 1997 Rescue Squad Yellow Red Rescue Paramedic Chrome
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Plastic
Black Black 5DOT Thailand HW Rescue Ranger.jpg
5pk 1997 Rescue Squad Yellow Red Rescue Paramedic Chrome
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Plastic
Black Black 5SP Thailand RescueRangerYel5sp.JPG
5pk 1997 Rescue Squad Yellow Red Rescue Paramedic Chrome
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Plastic
Black Black 7SP Thailand RescueRangerYel7sp2.JPG
720 1998 Biohazard
4/4
Black White, Yellow, Red "BIOHAZARD REMOVAL" Chrome
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Plastic
Yellow tint Yellow 5SP 2537 Malaysia Rescue Ranger Blk5sp.JPG
720 1998 Biohazard
4/4
Black White, Yellow, Red "BIOHAZARD REMOVAL" Chrome
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Plastic
Yellow tint Yellow 5DOT 2537 Malaysia Rescue Ranger Blk5DT.JPG
5pk 1999 City Police White Red, Black, "BOMB SQUAD" "EMERGENCY DETONATION TEAM" Chrome
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Plastic
Blue tint Blue tint 5DOT Thailand Rescue Ranger WhtPD.JPG
1048 1999 Mainline White Red, Black, "BOMB SQUAD" "EMERGENCY DETONATION TEAM" Chrome
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Plastic
Blue tint Blue tint 5DOT Thailand Rescue Ranger WhtPD.JPG
1061 1999 Mainline White Red, Black and Gold, "FIRE DEPT." "EMERGENCY" Red
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Plastic
Red tint Red tint 5DOT China Rescue Ranger WhtFD.JPG
218
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250
2000 Mainline Silver Red, Black, "BOMB SQUAD" "EMERGENCY DETONATION TEAM" 218 Rescue Ranger.jpg
193 2001 Mainline Red Blue, Yellow, Black, & White tampos w/'EMS' 'Paramedic', '3', & 'Rescue Network' on sides Chrome
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Plastic
Cllear Black 5DOT 50061 China RESCUE RANGER EMS.JPG
5pk 2002 Heat Fleet White Red, yellow, white, "UNIT 7" Chrome
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Plastic
Yellow tint Yellow tint 5SP Thailand Rescue ranger white heat fleet 5-pack car 2002.JPG
5pk 2003 Hot Haulers White Red and Black, "Hot Wheels Medic" Silver
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Plastic
Smoked Black Red 10SP China Rescueranger.white.jpg
5pk 2008 Rescue Rods Silver Red Stripe, Rescue 68 Silver
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Plastic
Blue Blue 5SP Thailand First release with blown motor Rescueranger.jpg
2009 Color Shifters Orange when cold / Yellow when warm Brown and white flames on sides and hood with "Medic" and Rural Metro Rescue. Unpainted
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Metal
Red Red 5SP N4437 Thailand Base code(s): A52 Rescue Ranger Color Changer - 8834df.jpg
2009 Color Shifters Byway to Highway Red to white Hot Wheels Paramedic Fire Dept, Emergency Unpainted
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Metal
Red Red 5SP P7776 Thailand Base code(s): IMG 7700.JPG
2009 Color Shifters Green (cold) / Light Green (hot) "Hot Wheels racing" and "14 Rescue" on hood and sides, Red, green and black stripes on sides. Unpainted
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Metal
Red Gray 5SP Thailand Base code(s): B35 Hot wheels rescue ranger CS.jpg
09
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26
2009 Military Rods Flat Beige Black, Red, White, and Blue tampos, flames and "Bomb Squad" on sides Chrome
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Plastic
Black Tint Black Black Y5 N9808 Thailand Has a Blown Motor RescueRanger MilitaryRods.JPG
115
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240
(USA)
2010 HW City Works
7/10
Metalflake Green Yellow and White "HW Electric" deco; "R7540" (this model's toy number) on bottom of door Chrome
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Plastic
Blue tint Clear Blue Blue 5SP R7540 Malaysia Both colors were released on USA & International Series
Blown Motor
Base code(s): C05, C17
RescueRanger city green.JPG
123
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214
(INT)
2010 HW City Works
7/10
Metalflake Dark Yellow Blue and Black "HW Electric" deco;l "R7540" (this model's toy number) on bottom of door Chrome
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Plastic
Blue tint Clear Blue Blue 5SP R7540 Malaysia Both colors were released on USA & International Series
Blown Motor
Base code(s): C23
RescueRanger City Yellow.JPG
2010 Monster Jam - Monster Duo Red Yellow, White & Black "Back Draft" Monster Jam deco Gray
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Plastic
Clear Black 5SP T1480 Has blown motor RescueRanger monsterDuo.JPG
2010 Color Shifters Creatures Red "Dino Hunter" on sides Unpainted
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Metal
5SP Thailand Image Not Available.jpg
2010 Color Shifters Creatures White-Blue-Green "Insect Removal Service" on sides Unpainted
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Metal
Red Tint Red 5SP R7799 Thailand Base code(s): C23 Rescue Ranger-2010 Color 'Blue' Shifters Creatures.jpg
5pk 2011 HW City Works Yellow, Black, White and Gold; "H.W.F.D." "Rescue" Yellow tint Unpainted
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Metal
Blue Gold Chrome 5SP T8633 Thailand RescueRanger City5.JPG
2012 Color Shifters Gold
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Plastic
Red tint Black Interior 5SP W4116 Malaysia IMG 7680.JPG
5pk 2014 Rescue Racers Black Red & Yellow stripes, 'Emergency' & 'Search & Rescue' on sides Unpainted
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Metal
Red Red Red 5SP BFB35 Thailand HW Rapid Responder on Base IMG 3041 24.jpg
2014 Pop Culture: Grateful Dead Red, Blue and Pink Grateful Dead, Blue and White stripes, Skull and lightning bolt logo on sides and hood Unpainted
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Metal
Clear Slight tint RRS BDT04 Thailand Base code(s): G13 HW-2014-Grateful Dead-Grateful Dead Truck (aka) Rescue Ranger.jpg
5pk 2015 Graffiti Rides 5-pack Orange Olive Green, Black, White, & Silver graffiti deco on sides Black
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Metal
Magenta Black Chrome Purple 5SP CDT17 Malaysia Base code(s): H35 HW Rapid Responder (CDT17).jpg
2015 HW Entertainment: Emergency! Red "Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Rescue Squad" #51 on both doors and rear Unpainted
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Metal
Clear Clear Plastic Red RR CFR12 Malaysia Base code(s): H11 HW-2015-Entertainment Series-Mix G-Rapid Responder-Emergency!.jpg
216
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250
2016 HW Rescue
6/10
Green Yellow and Black checker decals on sides; HW fire truck decals, #822 Chrome
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Plastic
Tinted (Green) Green Gold 5SP DHT06 Malaysia Named HW Rapid Responder
Base code(s): H38
Rescue Ranger - 2016 - Green.jpg
216
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250
2016 HW Rescue
6/10
Red Yellow and Black checker decals on sides; HW fire truck decals, #822 Chrome

Gold
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Plastic

Tinted Black Chrome Red 5SP DHX08 Malaysia Named HW Rapid Responder
Base code(s): H38
216-0.jpg
2018 Holiday Hot Rods
1/6
Red Winter 2018 on door White
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Plastic
Tinted Black White,
Chrome Gold
5SP
FKV08 Indonesia Named HW Rapid Responder
Base code(s): L27
IMG 7751.JPG
123
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250
2019 HW Rescue
6/10
Yellow Blue, White & Orange stripes, 'Emergency Unit' & 'Paramedic Rescue' on sides Unpainted
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Metal
Tinted (Blue) Blue Chrome Red rim MC5 FYC82 Malaysia Base code(s): L46 2019 Rescue Ranger yellow.jpg
123
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250
2019 Red Edition
6/12
Red Black, White & Silver stripes, 'Emergency Unit' & 'Paramedic Rescue' on sides Unpainted
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Metal
Clear Black Chrome Red rim PR5 FYG67 Malaysia Target Exclusive
Base code(s): M02
2019 Hot Wheels Red Edition HW Rapid esponder.png
123
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250
2019 HW Rescue
6/10
White Black, Blue & Lime Green stripes, 'Emergency Unit' & 'Paramedic Rescue' on sides Black
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Metal
Tinted (Blue) Blue Chrome Red rim PR5 FYG86 Malaysia Base code(s): HW RAPID RESPONDER Rescue WHITE.jpg

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