CAPTAIN SCARLET AND THE MYSTERONS (1967-1968):
Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons was a 1960s British science-fiction television series produced by the Century 21 Productions company of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, John Read and Reg Hill.
Set in 2068, Captain Scarlet concerns the hostilities between Earth and a race of Martians known as the Mysterons. Spectrum a worldwide SECURITY organisation utilises the extraordinary abilities of its primary agent, Captain Scarlet. During the events of the pilot episode, Scarlet acquires the Mysteron healing power of “retro-metabolism” and is thereafter considered to be virtually “indestructible”, being able to recover fully from injuries that would normally be fatal.
Dinky produced 3 models from the series, 103 Spectrum Patrol Car – SPC (1968-76), 104 Spectrum Patrol Vehicle -SPV (1968-76) and 105 Maximum Security Vehicle – MSV (1968-75)