About the Tank:
The 5.5 inch gun first went into service with the Royal Artillery in North Africa in 1941 and was pulled by the famous four-wheel drive AEC Matador. The gun was handled by a team of ten men and fired on the 82lb shell.
About the Model:
Enjoy the nostalgia of Airfix Vintage Classics with the AEC Matador and addition of the 5.5inch Gun! With a simple yet famous livery scheme and in 1:76 scale the next go-to addition for your Airfix range awaits!?Mould Tools made in 1966 pack illustration by Ken McDonough 1978.?