The Honda RC166 is known for its excellent top speeds and features a 6-cylinder engine with six exhaust pipes. The bike was made famous by motor sports legend Mike The Bike Hailwood, who raced the RC166 to 10 victories and a world championship title. His infamous bike is reproduced as a model and features red and silver FRP cowling, large diameter drum brakes and silver spoke wheels.
Specs & Features
The famous features of the air-cooled 6-cylinder engine, including the crank case andcylinder fin have been accurately reproduced with new parts to create a lifelike model.
Super thin metal plated 0.4mm ABS resin parts precisely represent the Honda s wheelspokes. (Previous spokes thickness: 0.7mm)
The RC166 s famous long cowling has been produced using a slide molding process fora crisp finish. Can be assembled with 1.2mm screws.
The solid rubber tires feature a triangular shaped tread pattern as seen during the 1960 s.
For the ultimate finish, the following detail up sets can be used with this model:
Item 12632 1/12 Honda RC166 Front Fork Set
Item 12634 1/12 Honda RC166 Rivet Set
Item 12631 1/12 Honda RC166 Wheel Set
Item 12633 1/12 Honda RC166 Metal Chain Set