Faithfully reproduced cabin tilts forward separately from fenders, just like on the full-size truck.
Durable ladder frame chassis consists of aluminum channel and resin cross member.
Kit-included coupler enables use of any of Tamiya?s currently available 1/14 scale trailers.
Front and rear suspension consists of metal leaf springs and coil spring dampers.
Propeller shaft transmits power from front mounted motor to rear wheels.
Aerodynamic body is precisely reproduced and front grill features mesh material.
Body parts are pre-painted in Metallic Orange
This is a special Orange Edition of the Tractor Truck Scania R470 Highline. The ABS plastic body pieces that normally come in white come pre-painted in Metallic Orange for this special edition kit.
Scania develops, manufactures and sells trucks with a gross vehicle weight of more than 16 tons intended for long-distance haulage, regional, and local distribution of goods, as well as construction haulage. Scania trucks are widely seen on European roads along with other manufactures such as MAN and Mercedes.
The Tamiya semi-truck faithfully captures the R470 Highline variant in every detail including a working 3-speed transmission and working hitch for Tamiya’s trailer accessories.
This is the radio controlled, electric powered Tamiya 1/14 scale Scania R470 Highline Transport Truck Kit Special Edition in Metallic Orange. FEATURES: Chassis: Ladder frame aluminum channel with resin cross member Drive: Rear wheel with driveshaft Motor: 540 size with leads Coupler: Compatible with all current Tamiya 1/14 scale trailers Body: Cabin tilts forward separately from fenders with inner and outer fender detail just like the full size truck, metallic orange in color Transmission: Three-speed Suspension: Metal leaf springs and coil spring shocks, die cast metal front axle is float mounted on leaf spring and damper, resin rear axle features diff gear INCLUDES: Tamiya 1/14 scale Scania R470 Highline Truck Kit with 540 size motor metallic orange body, decal sheet and instruction manual 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 flat with Tamiya type connector Paint: Polycarbonate safe for spare body Miscellaneous building and track equipment SPECS: Length: 18" (452mm) Width: 7.4" (187mm) Height: 11.5" (293mm) Gear Ratio: Low Gear 1:32.49, 2nd Gear 1:17.66, Top Gear 1:20.66 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. The following accessories are available for this truck: Light Set Telescoping Antenna TAMC5657 Spare Parts Aluminum Front Wheels Aluminum Rear Wheels Multi Function Unit TAMC6511 Tractor Trailer Legs TAMC0655 jxs 10/02/13 ir/jxs