TYRRELL FORD P34 SIX WHEELS ELF - F1 GRAND PRIX JAPAN 1976
This is a scale model kit to be assembled by an adult, it includes all the parts as indicated, but it does not include glue or paints.
The Tyrrell P34 caused a sensation within the F1 world when it was unveiled in 1975.
It sought to enhance braking and cornering performance by reducing the size of the drag-inducing front tires while preserving contact patch area through the use of 4 tires, thereby creating the only 6-wheeled machine in F1 history.
The Tyrrell P34 appeared at the 1976 Japanese GP in an overall blue livery, with the car numbers and body side stripes in yellow and sponsor markings written in white.
Team and driver names were also written in Japanese specifically for this race.
This is a 1/20 scale plastic assembly kit model.
Model measures after assembled Length: 201mm, width: 100mm.
The distinctive form of the car with four front and two rear wheels has been faithfully reproduced.
The highly detailed engine features depictions of ignition cables.
Unique front suspension has been accurately rendered.
Main decals are high-quality Cartograf product.
Markings are included to depict both No.3 and No.4 cars and sponsor markings.
Also includes markings for team and driver names written in Japanese, which were specific to the Japan GP.
Photo-etched parts are included to depict details such as brake discs, triangular net guard on the air funnels, rear wing stays, large rear wing panel, and seatbelt buckles.
Additional details for the Tyrrell Ford P34 Six Wheels model car kit:
Manufactured by Tamiya in 1/20 scale with reference TAM20058.
Belongs to the Tyrrell Racing Team.
Sponsored by ELF.
Driven by Jody Scheckter and Patrick Depailler with numbers 3 and 4
Raced at the Japanese Formula 1 Grand Prix in 1976.
Includes photo-etched parts, plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, other materials, assembly instructions and painting instructions.