Kit Details
Overview

Tamiya 1/12 Telefonica MoviStar Suzuki RGV-Gamma '00 - Overview

Kit Contents (#14083)
Boxart
Sprues
A:Grey:61, B:Black:27, C:Satin Chrome:??, D:White:8, E:Clear:1
Miscellaneous

?? screws & screwdriver, ?? nuts, rear shock spring, black thin vinyl tubing, two rubber like tires, screen for lower cowling.

Total of ?? pieces

Colour Schemes
2000
    #1 - Kenny Roberts Jr.
    #2 - Kenny Roberts Jr.
    #9 - Yukio Kagayama    
Paints
Lacquer: TS-51
Gloss Acrylic: X-
Flat Acrylic: XF-
Gloss Enamels: X-
Flat Enamels: X-
Release History
2001/03/13 - 2200
As suspected, Tamiya did decide to release the 2000 RGV500 after releasing the 1999 RGV500. Luckily for us, Tamiya has learned that a re-box with new decals is not wise thing to do. Like the NSR500 Nastro Azzurro, the Telefonica MoviStar includes new parts to address differences between the years. After looking at a picture of the kit sprues, this kit includes new:
  • Rear cowling
  • Fuel tank
  • Front fender
  • Frame
  • Forks
  • Brake discs
  • Wheels
  • And other miscellaneous parts

Tamiya also have a special paint, TS-51 'Telefonica Blue', for the unique body colour. Decals also include the No. 1 decal which, was shown in the parade lap at the Brazilian GP.

As soon as I get my hands on the kit, I'll complete the 'Kit Contents' sidebar.

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