A Revolutionary Presence
Announced on September 22, 1975, the Tyrrell P34 caused a sensation - little wonder when one considers that it was the first six-wheeled Formula One car! Its layout employed 4 front wheels in an effort to reduce air drag while simultaneously improving the car's braking and steering. Following a number of test sessions and associated updates to the design, the P34 debuted in the hands of Patrick Depailler in the Spanish GP of May 1976. Things really took off a month later at the Swedish GP when Jody Scheckter led home Depailler in a marvellous 1-2 finish for the P34, demonstrating the potential that the car had, underlined by Tyrrell's 3rd place finish in that year's Constructors' standings.
About the Model
★This is a 1/12 scale plastic model assembly kit. ★Length: 336mm, width: 168mm, height: 83.5mm. ★Moving depictions of complex front and rear suspensions employ coil springs. ★The engine is realistically rendered with an array of pipes, cords and lines. ★Front, side and cockpit cowl parts are removable, allowing inspection of the detail underneath. ★A superbly detailed finish is provided by photo-etched parts depicting brake discs, radiator parts, nose wing endplates, rear spoiler & seatbelt parts, and more! ★High-quality Cartograf decals recreate car numbers 3 and 4, plus Goodyear markings. ★Tire decals included. ★Left: Realistic cockpit includes pedals. Photo-etched seatbelt buckles up the ante even further! ★Right: Marvel at the realistic 3-liter V8 with water pump, fuel lines, cables and much more detail. ★Left: Steering wheel moves 4 front wheels via rack and pinion, in a realistic and informative assembly process. ★Right: Great detail with photo-etched parts for the radiator, nose cowl wingtips and more. Goodyear logo markings also included.