After World War II transporting Americas’ growing appetite for goods of all kinds year round was a boon to the trucking industry. The problem was getting those goods to the newly developed area of the United States. US railroads began an innovative plan for moving more freight more efficiently during this rapid period of growth. Creating what is known as Piggyback service. Mini Metals brings you one of the most famous prototypes representing this era, the Fruehauf Aerovan trailer. There has never been a ready-to-run vintage trailer miniature produced like this before.
|Features include: Accurately scaled to 1:87th scale; Finely engraved and molded die-cast and plastic parts; Detailed interiors are correct for each vehicle; Thinly applied opaque paint finishes represent actual vehicles; Commercial vehicles feature satin body finishes; and Prototypically correct decorations are laser printed for exceptional reproduction.|