Trumpeter 1/35 US MTVR (Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement) (New Tool)
The MTVR is an all-wheel drive all-terrain vehicle used by the USMC and USN. It is designed to replace the old M939 tactical trucks, and was first fielded in 1998, and offers a major improvement in off-road capability. The MTVR is often referred to as 7-ton denoting the vehicle's off-road cargo capacity. The MTVR's maximum payload on paved surfaces is 15-tons, and is the Marine Corps prime mover for the M777 howitzer, fuel and water assets, troops and a wide variety of equipment. Kit consists of over 430 parts on 10 sprues plus brass wire and photo-etched parts. Additional features include full drive train assembly, suspension, rubber tires.