The Mercedes-Benz 540 K is considered to be the technically most perfect representative of compressor driven cars of the 30s. Its 5.4 litre supercharged engine delivered 180 hp and developed a top speed of 170 km/h. This made the 540K one of the fastest cars of its time. The Mercedes-Benz was not only distinguished by convincing technology and impeccable driving characteristics. The shape and design of its bodywork radiated the exclusivity and nobility that similar vehicles could only aspire to, making the car an absolute dream machine favoured not only by film stars but by royalty. Model details: one-piece chassis; detailed 8-cylinder compressor engine with chromed inlet pipes; chromed radiator; detailed chassis; detailed interior and dashboard panel; chromed true-to-the-original spoked rims; separate white-band tyres; option of building the car open or closed; and authentic decals. Paint colors needed: Matte Carmin Red, Gloss White, Metallic Silver, Metallic Steel, Silky-Matte Black, Metallic Aluminum, Gloss Black, Gloss Mud Brown, Matte Black, Clear Red, Silky-Matte Dark Gray, Silky-Matte Purple Red, Silky-Matte Wood Brown, Matte Anthracite Grya, Silky-Matte White, and Silky-Matte Fiery Red.
|This plastic model kit requires plastic cement and paint for assembly, and they are sold separately.|