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1978

Photo Casting Name Debut Series Do I have an Example of this casting in my collection? Do I have the first release of this casting in my collection? Notes
Image Not Available '57 T-Bird Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available A-OK Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available Army Funny Car Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available Baja Breaker Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available Highway Patrol Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available Hot Bird Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available Jaguar XJS Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available Lickety Six Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
YellowPackReece Packin' Pacer Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available Race Bait 308 Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Image Not Available Science Friction Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes
Stagefright1978 Stagefright Mainline - Flying Colors Yes Yes

Total number of new castings for 1978: 12

1979

Photo Casting Name Debut Series Do I have an Example of this casting in my collection? Do I have the first release of this casting in my collection? Notes
Image Not Available AMC Greased Gremlin Mainline - Speedway Specials Yes Yes
Image Not Available Auburn 852 Mainline - Oldies But Goodies Yes Yes
Image Not Available Bubble Gunner Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Bywayman Mainline Yes Yes
DumpinAReece Dumpin' A Mainline - Oldies But Goodies Yes Yes
Image Not Available Flat Out 442 Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Hare Splitter Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Inside Story Mainline - Classy Customs Yes Yes
Image Not Available Royal Flash Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Space Van Scene Machines Yes Yes
Image Not Available Spacer Racer Mainline Yes No
Image Not Available Spider Man Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Upfront 924 Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Vetty Funny Mainline - Drag Strippers Yes Yes

Total number of new castings for 1979: 14

1980

Photo Casting Name Debut Series Do I have an Example of this casting in my collection? Do I have the first release of this casting in my collection? Notes
Image Not Available 3-Window '34 Hi-Rakers Yes Yes
40woodieorangereece '40s Woody Hi-Rakers Yes Yes
Image Not Available CAT Bulldozer Workhorses Yes Yes Modified in 1992: Funtional tracks replaced with hidden wheels.
Image Not Available CAT Forklift Workhorses Yes Yes
Image Not Available CAT Dump Truck Workhorses Yes Yes
Image Not Available CAT Wheel Loader Workhorses Yes Yes
Image Not Available Dodge D50 Hi-Rakers Yes Yes
Image Not Available Greyhound Bus MC-8 Mainline Yes Yes
HiwayVanLinesReece Hiway Hauler Workhorses Yes Yes "Movin' On" uses the same body.
Image Not Available Peterbilt Cement Mixer Workhorses Yes Yes "Hammer Down" uses the same body.
63SplitWindowGreyReece Split Window '63 Hi-Rakers Yes Yes
Image Not Available Stutz Blackhawk Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Super Scraper Mainline Yes Yes Same body as Bywayman from 1979, but I still count this as a new casting.
Tricarreecefe Tricar X8 Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Turbo Mustang Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Turbo Wedge Hi-Rakers Yes Yes
Image Not Available 'Vette Van Hi-Rakers Yes Yes

Total Number of new castings for 1980 (not including Movin' On and Hammer Down): 17

1981

Photo Casting Name Debut Series Do I have an Example of this casting in my collection? Do I have the first release of this casting in my collection? Notes
37bugattifereece '37 Bugatti Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Airport Rescue Workhorses Yes Yes
Image Not Available Bronco 4-Wheeler Mainline Yes Yes Modified in 1990 (Ecolab)
Image Not Available Cannonade Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Chevy Citation Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Dixie Challenger Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Minitrek Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Mirada Stocker Mainline Yes Yes
OldNumber5RedReece Old Number 5 Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Omni 024 Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Peterbilt Tank Truck Workhorses Yes Yes
TurismoRedReece Turismo Mainline Yes Yes

Total number of new castings for 1981: 12

Not Including Steering Rigs Cabs (Peterbilt, Kenworth, Mack, GMC, Ford LTL, White).

1982

Photo Casting Name Debut Series Do I have an Example of this casting in my collection? Do I have the first release of this casting in my collection? Notes
ClassicCaddyReece '35 Classic Caddy Mainline Yes Yes
55chevyghoreece '55 Chevy Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Aries Wagon Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Cadillac Seville Mainline Yes Yes
Camroz28fe Camaro Z28 Mainline Yes Yes First releases had 'CAMRO Z28' on the base. Later versions had 'CAMARO Z28' cast over the top of the original mistake.
Image Not Available Construction Crane Workhorses Yes Yes
Image Not Available Datsun 200SX Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Firebird Funny Car Mainline Yes Yes
FordDumpTruckReece Ford Dump Truck Workhorses Yes Yes
Image Not Available Front Runnin' Fairmont Mainline Yes Yes
JeepCJFEReece Jeep CJ7 Mainline Yes Yes
LandLordReece Land Lord Mainline Yes Yes
Merc380SELReece Mercedes 380 SEL Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Mercedes 540K Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available P-928 Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Peugeot 505 Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Rapid Transit Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Sunagon Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Taxi Mainline Yes Yes
Image Not Available Trash Truck Workhorses Yes Yes
Image Not Available Megadestroyer Mega Force Yes No Megadestroyer 1 was beige, Megadestroyer 2 was Black. Unable to tell which is the true first release, I am aiming for Megadestroyer 1 because it is cooler.

Total Number of new castings for 1982: 21

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