TAMIYA "Honda NS500 Grand Prix Racer '83"

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Finished Model / Masterwork Collection No.47

About the Honda NS500 Grand Prix Racer '83
The Honda NS500 made a sensational debut in 1982 as the first Honda 2-stroke 500cc racer. Unique 3-cylinder engine layout allowed for a compact powerplant and the lowest center of gravity possible at the time. 499cc and 130hp engine helped the bike win 3 victories in 1982, and go on to capture 6 wins as well as the Championship & Maker's trophies in the '83 season.
About the Model
  • Detailed 1/12 finished model of the Honda NS500.
  • Replicas of 1983 Grand Prix Champion Freddie Spencer's No.3 bike (Item 21047) and Japanese rider No.8 Takazumi Katayama are both available.
  • Fully painted model accurately depicts red, white & blue Honda works colors.
  • 5g metal weight inside engine parts gives model realistic weight and stability.
  • Comes with plastic bike stand.
  • (Note: cowling cannot be removed).