The 2012 Truck of the Year award-winning Actros series is the flagship of the worlds leading truck manufacturer, Daimler. Its latest installment, the rear-wheel drive Actros 1851 GigaSpace runs on a 12.8-liter 6-cylinder turbo-charged engine generating 510hp and is used for long-distance haulage, heavy duty distribution haulage, construction haulage and so on.
The Tamiya 1/14 scale R/C kit faithfully captures all the detail of the full size rig using ABS plastic for the body parts and a 3-speed, shift on the fly working transmission.
This is the electric powered, radio controlled, 1/14 scale Tamiya Mercedes Benz Actros 1851 GigaSpace Tractor Truck kit with Body Compatible with the Tamiya Tractor Truck Option Parts for further customization. FEATURES: Chassis: Ladder frame with aluminum channels and resin cross members Body: ABS molded plastic Drive Train: Two solid axle semi Cabin: Tilt forward operation just like full-size truck, removable fenders to depict a low carrying load Drive: Shaft driven from front mounted motor to rear axles which are equipped with differentials Motor: RS540 brushed Pinion Gear: 10 tooth Transmission: Three speed servo controlled constant mesh Suspension: Die cast metal front axle and reinforced resin rear axles float mounted on metal leaf springs and coil spring shocks Cabin: Molded plastic, white in color tilts forward separately from fenders, clear plastic windows, separate grille, mirrors and other accessories add to realism Wheels: Chrome plated plastic Tires: Six, treaded rubber radial INCLUDES: 1/14 scale Tamiya Mercedes Benz Actros, 540 motor, tires, wheels, interior detail, ABS body, decal sheet, 3-speed transmission, and instructions REQUIRES: Radio: 4-channel with 4-channel receiver and analog or digital trim function **Important-if using the Multi Function Control, see COMMENTS** Servos: Two standard size for steering and shifting Electronic Speed Control: Tamiya TEU302BK (TAMM3178) recommended, do not use the Tamiya TEU101BK or the TEU104BK Battery: 6-cell stick Battery Charger: Timed or peak for 6-cell battery Paint, building & track equipment SPECS: Length: 18.03" (458mm) Width: 7.7" (195mm) Height: 12" (305mm) Gear Ratio: Low Gear 1:32.49 2nd Gear 1:17.66 3rd Gear 1:10.66 COMMENTS: The Tamiya Multi Function Control Unit (TAMC6511) not included, provides many different truck related sound effects. The Multi Function Control Unit REQUIRES an 2.4Ghz type radio only with analog trims such as the Tamiya 4YWD, TAMJ5252. jxs 03/01/13 ir/jxs