Tamiya 1/24 Skyline GT-R V Spec II Model Kit

Brand: Tamiya

Model Number: 24258

Scale: 1/24

Now £21.50Excl VAT: £17.92

The Tamiya 1/24 Skyline GT-R V Spec II is a plastic model kit in the Tamiya 1/24 Car Plastic Model Kits range.

This plastic car kit requires paint and glue to complete. 

The Nissan Skyline GT-R (R32), released in 1989, was developed as a base machine for Group-A races. Taking full advantage of its powerful 2.6l, 6-cylinder, twin turbo engine, it was equipped with a 4WD system. Originally designated as R32, the car was termed R33 in 1995 and R34 in 1999. In October 2000, the Skyline underwent minor changes such as the addition of large rear brakes to upgrade performance further. This new evolution was called the V-spec II. The most drastic alteration was the replacement of the aluminum hood with a new carbon hood featuring a NACA duct. The carbon pattern of the hood would stand out even when painted the same color as the car body. Both inside and outside surfaces of the hood were designed using RTM, a new construction method yeilding smooth surfaces.

The V-spec II also features the previous improvements of the V-spec: front/rear diffusers and 18-inch tires, brake discs with Brembo calipers, and a 6-speed transmission. In February 2002, Nissan released a limited edition car called "Nur", named after the Nurburgring circuit, and equipped with an N1 racing specification engine.

Combining the impressive specifications of both the V-spec II and the M-spec, 1000 units of the "Nur" were produced in all. Marketed as the last GT-R to equip a straight 6 engine, all 1000 were sold-out in one day, attesting to its incredible popularity. The new 2000 gas regulation forced Nissan to end production of the GT-r in August 2002, however the glory of this ultimate sports car lives on.

Manufacturer: Tamiya
Model: 24258 Skyline GT-R V Spec II 

Average rating

Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Kathleen Touw

    excellent model

    Bought this model kit for my son who is discovering model building. Great kit.

Write a review

Score

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Wonderland Models deliver throughout the UK and Overseas. We endeavour to despatch orders immediately but certainly within 48 hours of receipt. Orders will only be dispatched once payment has been received. 

UK Delivery:
Order value (including postage) up to £70: First Class Royal Mail £4.50
(Delivery Within 1-5 Days)
Order value (including postage) over £70: DPD £7.99 (Courier Delivery Next Working Day).

Please be sure to give us your mobile phone number when ordering as DPD offer an email/text message option to enable you to receive notification of despatch and estimated delivery time. The express service requires a signature on delivery and must be ordered before 2pm for next working day delivery. The courier does not deliver on a weekend or bank holidays.
Express delivery is two days to some postcodes, and these incur a £6 surcharge. A list of applicable postcodes can be seen here.

Overseas Delivery:

European deliveries are sent by DPD. For details of delivery costs and times by country please click here.

Delivery to Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Japan and the USA is by Royal Mail or FedEx and is calculated on an order by order basis based on weight and size. We will contact you with the shipping costs on receipt of the order.

For full shipping details please see the delivery section of our website here.