The actual truck is the German company's heavy-duty tractor head that debuted in 2013. Powered by a 630hp 15.6-liter inline-6, it is capable of hauling massive loads of up to 250 tons..
Tamiya faithfully captures the truck's modern form with the use of ABS plastic body parts and a number of metal chassis components. Plastic parts feature realistically detailed interior such as the seat and dashboard as well as on auxiliary equipment such as air tanks. Metal transfers depicting emblems and numerous metal-plated parts add even more realism.
The chassis is built for durability with aluminum side channels and use of resin cross members. The 3-axle chassis untilizes a ladder frame. Itís aluminum side channesla dn resin cross members add to itís durability. The realistic drivetrain has a front mounted motor powering twin rear axle. Built-in differential gears guarantee smooth cornering. Highly realistic suspension employs metal leaf spring dampers and friction dampers. A coupler is included to enable connection with any currently available Tamiya 1/14 scale trailer. Gear changes can be made via a separately-sold Tamiya 4-channel transmitter.