Tamiya releases a 1/12 scale motorcycle model representing the YZR-M1 which raced against Honda's RC211V bikes in the 2004 MotoGP. This YZR-M1's vivid silver and red color scheme and additional seat cowling distinguish it from Rossi's blue Yamaha, making it a perfect addition to a true MotoGP fan's collection. Featuring realistic detail, this 1/12 scale model accurately represents the bike ridden in the 2004 MotoGP season by Carlos Checa (No.7) and 2002 250cc world champion Marco Melandri (No.33). Feel the power of the YZR-M1 as you assemble this highly detailed replica model. Internal mechanics have been reproduced in exceptional detail including engine, exhaust, ram air box and suspension system. Kit comes with the an extra seat and seat cowling to accurately duplicate Melandri's bike, which had a special seat adjustment made to suit his small 164cm stature.
Ready to assemble. Cement and Paint not included.
Modelling skills helpful if under 10 years of age.