This is a 1/35 BMW R75 Motorcycle and Sidecar from Italeri.
The BMW R75 was classified by the German army as a "heavy" motorcycle since it
had an engine displacement of over 500cc. Along with the Zundapp KS750, it was
used heavily in North Africa since it was able to handle the adverse terrain.
After about 1943, motorcycle use in the German army were replaced by 4-wheel
vehicles. The BMW R75 featured a horizontally opposed two cylinder engine with
746cc displacement and a max speed of 92 kmh. It was often fitted with a
sidecar which mounted a MG34 machine gun.
FEATURES: Detailed 1/35th scale kits for static display only.
82 parts in grey plastic.
Detailed frames, engines and wheels.
Includes 3 German soldier figures which may be assembled in various
Sidecar with MG34, jerry cans and spare wheel.
One decal sheet with markings for 3 motorcycles.
INCLUDES: One 1/35 BMW R75 Motorcycle and Sidecar
Paint: Panzer Dark Grey, Flat Tan, Black, Gun Metal, Silver, Wood,
Field Drab, Red, Gunship Grey, Flesh, Medium Green, Tan, European
Green, Rust, Leather
Liquid Plastic Cement
CA or Tube Type (thick) Plastic Cement
Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter, Airbrush and
SPECS: Scale: 1/35
Length: 2-1/2" (6cm)