Franklin Mint / 1904 Mercedes Simplex / Ltd. Ed. 1,500 / 1:24th Scale
This Simplex is in bright, deep yellow. Features dark brown thin pinstripping that runs the length of the body sides and tops of the fenders. Saddle brown for the seats with chestnut brown paint on the frame, twin spare wheels and passenger step-up. The firewall is wood veneer and the rear occupants get opulent step-ups trimmed in brass. And brass is everywhere on this model. It's in the engine, inner firewall, radiator surround, lamps, steering wheel componentry, dashboard, down-top trim accents and wheel hubs. The wheels are simulated wooden spokes. It not functional but the trans is fabricated to show how the car powered its rear wheels, via dual-chain drive.
Part #: E412
Status: Out of Stock