AEC Matador showman’s tractor

AEC produced a four wheel artillery tractor for the military during the second world war. Named the Matador it had high ground clearance, a winch and four wheel drive and were very popular with showmen. Batches were released from the Army as late as 1968.

In this kit the Airfix plastic body is opened up by fitting brass canopy hoop sticks so that the two generator sets fitted within can be seen. Materials for glazing the cab and double skinning the cab roof are included. A set of civilian headlamps and registrations are also included as are three resin oil drums to stand next to the lorry. Airfix plastic kit and full instructions included.

Packs of eight resin oil drums are available separately – see Kit 4091B.

Kit no.4091 – £42.35
Kit no.4091B – £5.34 (8 resin oil drums)