~ Airfix 1/32nd Scale Model Vintage Cars Series 1904 Mercedes 1963, 2nd Issue ~
An Airfix produced 1/32nd scale model car kit from the vintage car series; a 1904 Mercedes.
This particular version is a second issue produced bagged kit, from between 1963 & 1972.
It has an illustrated type 3 header card with information on the car.
~ 1904 Mercedes ~
The Mercedes Simplex was an automobile produced from 1902-09 by the Daimler Motoren Gesellschaft (DMG, Daimler Motor Society, a predecessor of Daimler-Benz and Daimler-Chrysler). It continued the use of the Mercedes name as the brand of DMG, rather than Daimler.
The Mercedes Simplex was designed by Wilhelm Maybach in Stuttgart, Germany. It featured powerful engines whose power ranged from 40 to 60 hp. Its large and wide body had a low center of gravity.
~ Dimensions ~
The bag has a width of 7 inches (17.8 cm) and a height of 7 inches (17.8 cm). It weighs 32 g.
~ Condition ~
The bag is sealed. There is some minor crumpling to the header but the set is in an overall excellent order.