First Look: Tamiya 24358 Lotus Europa Special with Photo-Etched Parts

First Look: Tamiya 24358 Lotus Europa Special with Photo-Etched Parts Hot on the tails of our latest Lotus Super 7 release, we've got another new release from the UK - the Lotus Europa Special! This is actually a re-issue (previously under part number 24212) but still features the "big valve" 126hp 4-cylinder engine, 5-speed transmission and beaufully-detailed body and interior.

The re-issue comes with a new rear wing, additional set of RS Watanabe wheels and a photo-etched parts set that includes some grill parts, brakes, floor pedal, seatbelt items as well as carb funnels.

24358 Tamiya Lotus Europa Special Model Kit

Recommended Tools:
87182 Tamiya Extra-Thin Cement (Quick Setting)
87038 Tamiya Extra-Thin Cement
74123 Tamiya Sharp Pointed Side Cutter
69930 Tamiya Modeler's Knife
74112 Tamiya Fine Pin Vise
42304 Tamiya Damper Piston Drill Bit Set
74003 Tamiya Angled Tweezers
74005 Tamiya Curved Scissors
74104 Tamiya Basic File Set - Smooth

Recommended Paints:
85008 Tamiya TS-8 Italian Red
85014 Tamiya TS-14 Black
85026 Tamiya TS-26 Pure White
85029 Tamiya TS-29 Semi-Gloss Black
81509 Tamiya X-9 Brown
81510 Tamiya X-10 Gunmetal
81511 Tamiya X-11 Chrome Silver
81512 Tamiya X-12 Gold Leaf
81513 Tamiya X-13 Metallic Blue
81518 Tamiya X-18 Semi-Gloss Black
81526 Tamiya X-26 Clear Orange
81527 Tamiya X-27 Clear Red
81531 Tamiya X-31 Titan Gold
81701 Tamiya XF-1 Flat Black
81702 Tamiya XF-2 Flat White
81716 Tamiya XF-16 Flat Aluminum
81754 Tamiya XF-54Dark Sea Gray
81756 Tamiya XF-56 Metallic Gray
81757 Tamiya XF-57 Buff
81785 Tamiya XF-85 Rubber Black
81792miya XF-92ellow Brown

Alrighty - let's take a closer look at what comes in the box!

First Look: Tamiya 24358 Lotus Europa Special with Photo-Etched Parts First Look: Tamiya 24358 Lotus Europa Special with Photo-Etched Parts First Look: Tamiya 24358 Lotus Europa Special with Photo-Etched Parts

Close