1:12 scale Full detail Martini Lotus 79
K418 ~ Ver. A: Round 1, Argentina 1979
Ver. B: Round 3, South Africa 1979
All picture below are courtesy of MFH
Scheduled Release March 2014
First Production 100 kits Only!!
(This kit will not be reproduced)
■The LOTUS79, which had a tremendous success in the 1978 race season, raced
together with the new model LOTUS80 in the next season. The early type will be
in 1/12 scale full detail kit from MFH.
■This kit is also a multi-material kit, the materials of the parts consist of
resin, white metal, photo etch, silkscreen printed decal sheet, rubber parts,
aluminium, cords, etc.
■The characteristics from the ’79 type are all available in this lkit, like the
front wing, side pontoons, radiator, and rear cowl duct, etc.
■The cross-shaped front wheel disks and the wheel rim which is different from
the ’78 model are included in this kit.
■The front and rear damper, engine air funnel, muffler end are made of aluminum.
K418 Ver.A ●1979 Rd.1 Argentine GP #1 Mario Andretti / #2 Carlos
This version is based on the opening stop in 1979 season which Reutemann
finished at 2nd position and Andretti finished at 5th position. The blue stripe
with “MARTINI” marks on the side of the body.
K419 Ver.B ●1979 Rd.3 South African GP #1 Mario Andretti / #2 Carlos
This version is based on the specification from South African GP. The front wing
changed to more straight than in the opening stop. No blue stripes on the both
sides of the body, and the side-pods with the “ESSEX” sponsor marks.