It has been a long time in coming, but Tamiya has heard the demand from fans around the world and is now proud to present award-winning truck maker Scanias state-of-the-art R470 Highline as the newest addition to our unique 1/14 scale R/C tractor truck series.
About the Scania R470 Highline
Swedish manufacturer Scania has a long history of producing exceptional trucks designed for long-haul transport. The companys R-series made its debut in 2004 and quickly built a highly favorable reputation that led to it being given the prestigious International Truck of the Year award in 2005.
About the Model
1/14 scale electric R/C assembly kit of the Scania R470 Highline.
Aerodynamic body is precisely reproduced and front grill features mesh material for realistic look.
Faithfully reproduced cabin tilts forward separately from fenders, just like on the full-size truck. Fender interiors and exteriors are fully depicted for the ultimate in accuracy and realism.
Durable ladder frame chassis consists of aluminium channel and resin cross member.
Kit-included coupler enables use of any of Tamiyas currently available 1/14 scale trailers.
Includes assembly type 3-speed transmission. Use of separately available 4-channel transmitter allows gear shifting during running.
Front and rear suspension consists of metal leaf springs and coil spring dampers. Durable die-cast metal front axle is float mounted on leaf spring and damper. Resin rear axle features differential gear.
Propeller shaft transmits power from front mounted motor to rear wheels. Pin type propeller shaft joint reduces friction loss.
Type 540 motor included.
Separately requires battery, ESC, charger, and 4 channel radio system.