1:12 Bugatti Type 35 Full Detail Kit
Brand: Model Factory Hiro
Part No: MFH K736
About the TYPE35
The Type35 was a race car designed by Ettore Bugatti, founder of the Bugatti brand that started business as an automobile maker in 1909 in the Alsace region (now France). It ran on an overhead cam straight-eight engine. Along with a unique brake drum, aluminum wheels casted as a single piece, and unique leaf spring used for the suspensions, the Type 35 packed various new and innovative designs as thought up by Ettore himself.
First appearing in 1924, the Type 35 performed strongly in various situations, allowing it to take many victories during its time. In 1929 it managed to win first place in the first ever Monaco GP that took place in Monte Carlo. It continued to perform strongly in the following year and managed a one-two finish in the second Monaco GP. It also managed to win Targa Florio for five years straight between the years of 1925 to 1929.
- three variations buildable including the first ever winner of the Monaco Grand Prix in 1929 #12 as driven by William Grover-Williams, the first place winner of the 1930 Monaco Grand Prix #22 driven by René Dreyfus and the second place winner of the same race #18 driven by Louis Chiron. Parts for the tire rack used by car #12 and tonneau cover used on the side cockpit for car #22 are also included.
- a full detailed, multi-material kit featuring white metal, resin, etching, metal turned parts, rubber tires, decals, leather-like sheet and various cords allowing for maximum representation of the original vehicle.
- aluminum turned parts used for cockpit meter.
- front bonnet can be opened/closed, allowing detailed view of engine
- after completion.