The German army in WWII used a wide variety of wheeled vehicles as part of their overall strategy of fast mechanized warfare. Among the most widely used was the 3Ton 4x2 Cargo Truck a truck design that was first produced in the 1930s. Featuring a dependable 6-cylinder gasoline enginethe 3Ton 4x2 Cargo Truck could take on a very large payload disproportionate to its size. They proved to be not only extremely reliable but also very versatile and were employed in a wide variety of roles including fuel truck ambulance radio truck as well as general-purpose cargo truck.
High-quality 1/35 scale assembly model kit of the 3Ton 4x2 Cargo Truck.
This kit is an all-new molding and is much more accurate than kits current on the market. The actual trucks chassis had a forward slant (designed to balance the cargos weight) and this unique feature has been accurately reproduced. Suspension features a reasonable number of parts for easy assembly without sacrificing detail.- Driver and navigator figures included. Accessory set of fuel drums and jerry cans also included for a full cargo load. Comes with 4 types of markings including both German army and Luftwaffe units. To aid with painting window masks will be included for the first time in a military model. The actual truck served from the 1930s to the end of the war on all battle fronts so this model can be displayed together with a wide range of other Tamiya 1/35 scale vehicles and figures such as Sturmgeschutz III Ausf. B and King Tiger.
Requires paint and assembly.