TAMIYA VOLVO FH16 Globetrotter 750 8x4 Tow Truck Kit 1:14 - T56362

Product Code: 79-T56362

Availability:Out of stock

‘In stock’ items reflect online stock levels only and may differ in store. Please contact us to confirm item availability in store.

TAMIYA VOLVO FH16 Globetrotter 750 8x4 Tow Truck Kit 1:14 - T56362

The Tamiya 1/14 Volvo FH16 Globetrotter 750 8x4 Tow Truck Kit builds on the series of ultra-realistic 1/14 scale R/C trucks that have offered fun and realistic driving for decades. This kit recreates the Volvo FH16 Globetrotter 750 8x4 tow truck, a renowned model in the global commercial vehicle market. It promises a completely different element of enjoyment to its predecessors, but fits in perfectly in the series.

  • 1/14 scale R/C model assembly kit. 
  • Features a detailed molded plastic depiction of the cab, with photo-etched front grille and interior detail features.
  • This model’s front axles feature the first twin steering system seen in the Tamiya 1/14 Truck series.
  • Includes metal components for excellent durability.
  • Install the new separately available Actuator Set (Item 56553) to control its actions via your R/C transmitter.
  • Ladder frame has aluminum side channels and resin cross members. Power from the front motor is delivered to the two rear axles via a propeller shaft.
  • A built-in differential gear on each axle enables smooth cornering.
  • Highly realistic suspension utilizes metal leaf springs and friction dampers.
  • The model enjoys easy driving thanks to the float-mounted die-cast front and reinforced resin rear axles.
  • Three-speed transmission allows shifting via the R/C transmitter (Note: only one gear is usable when towing).
  • Headlights and taillights can be lit up with separately sold LEDs, and the model is compatible with Tractor Truck Multi-Function Control Unit "Euro-Style" (MFC-03) (56523 - not included).
  • Shock Damper Oil-filled damper
  • Terrain Use On-Road


  • 56523 - MFC-03 unit
  • 56531 - Aluminium shift servo mount
  • 56538 - Reinforced output shaft set
  • 56548 - Aluminium shift servo horn
  • 56549 - Red LED light set for MFC-03
  • 56550 - White LED light set for MFC-03
  • 56551 - Yellow LED light set for MFC-03
  • 56553 - Electric actuator set
Length: 750mm
Width: 195mm
Height: 300mm
Adjustable Gear Ratio: Yes
Bearings: Metal bearings and bronze bushings
Body Material: ABS Plastic
Body Stickers: Included
Chassis Material: Aluminum and ABS plastic
Chassis Type: Semi-Truck
Construction Type: Assembly Kit
Differential Type: Gear
Drive Type: 2WD
Motor Brushed: 540 Type
Scale: 1/14

Needed to Complete: 
  • 4-Channel radio
  • 1x steering servo
  • 1x gearbox servo 
  • MFC-03 (#56523)
  • 7.2volt battery with compatible charger
  • Tamiya TS spray and Acrylic bottle paints

TAMIYA VOLVO FH16 Globetrotter 750 8x4 Tow Truck Kit 1:14 - T56362