Premium Super Sports Car Formula One-derived auto constructor McLaren Carscooperated with DaimlerChrysler to produce theMercedes-Benz SLR, which debuted at the 2003Frankfurt Motor Show. The long nose/short deck bodyis built of carbon composite material, and a poweredby an AMG tuned 5.5L V8 screw-type superchargerengine, located in front position for optimum weightbalance. Monstrous power output of 466.8 kw atBSOOrpm (626 hp) and 79.6kgm torque at 3250 - 5000rpm is handled by a 5-speed automatic transmission.The car Is capable of amazingly fast acceleration andsuper-quick braking thanks to its massive carbonceramic brake discs and pop-up rear spoiler. The nameSLR (Sports Light Racing) was originally used on the1955 sports radng car 300 SLR, and made a comebackwith this Benz-McLaren machine.
High-Class Model This 195mm long model impressively reproduces the SLR s elongated form, which is enabled by its
Hood opens with 2-step hinge
front-mounted engine, a rarity among super sportscars. Accents such as front hood fin, and horizontal fins on fender slits are depicted by separate parts. Internal mechanisms reproduced by separate parts include supercharger and engine air box, which are simple to attach yet add incredible realism. The luxurious interior
Die-cast under panel
exhibits minutely detailed seats and dashboardcontrols. Gloss and matte-type metal plated parts aswell as metal transfers ensure high quality finish.After assembly, the Gull-wing doors feature working
Detailed lettering depicted by metal transfers
hinges with metal shafts for realistic and smooth opening. Metal stays allow doors to be posed in open position for full display of interior. The front hood also opens with 2-step hinge, for range of movement just like the real car, and allows display of exquisitely reproduced engine upper surface. Line this gorgeous model alongside Tamiya s 1/24 scale Porsche Carrera GT and Enzo Ferrari to showcase a fantastic lineup of 3 of the top premium supercars in the world!
Parts fit together with precision accuracy for unbeatable realism
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