Tamiya official international release list September 2023 Static Models 12046 1/12 Team Lotus Type 72D 1972
[Innovative machine that rewrote history] Avant-garde design and innovative ideas such as a bold wedge-shaped body with a thin and sharp nose, a side radiator system with radiators on both sides of the cockpit, and a suspension using torsion bar springs. It was the Lotus Type 72 that surprised J. Rindt and brought him the 1970 championship.In the 1972 season, it evolved into the Lotus Type 72D with improvements made to various parts.The gold leaf color of red platinum until then. The car was changed to a solid black JPS color, and driven by young Brazilian Emerson Fittipaldi, it won 5 out of 12 races.This year, Team Lotus won the constructors title and E. Fittipaldi won the drivers title. Please take your time and explore the power of the masterpiece machine that rewrote the history of F1 with a model.