2005 marked the 50th anniversary of Yamaha's founding, and saw Valentino Rossi go on to win the championship, enabling Yamaha to successfully realize their goal of taking the Rider, Team, and Manufacturer Championships. At Round 7, the U.S. GP, the YZR-M1 was dressed in the U. S. Inter-coloring livery, and team rider Valentino Rossi electrified the crowds with his 3rd place finish.
About the Model
*This is a 1/12 scale plastic assembly kit. Length: 172mm, Width: 56mm.
*Features of the 2005 YZR-M1, including the 4-stroke inline 4-cylinder 990cc engine, twin-spar deltabox frame, and a rear suspension with the shock attached to the crankcase, have all been accurately reproduced.
*High-quality Cartograf decals are included to reproduce the Valentino Rossifs No.46 machine with the famous gU.S. Inter-coloringh livery.
*Front and rear 16.5-inch tires are reproduced with solid rubber.
*Side and seat cowlings can be attached/removed using small screws.
*Color illustrations also included.