The Tiger II, which the Germans called the King Tiger, first saw action on the Eastern Front in May 1944, its first action on the Western Front was in August 1944. Weighing in at a staggering 68 tons with a 690 bhp engine, the Tiger II was a formidable weapon. It also used a vast amount of fuel which the Germans were finding very difficult to produce due to Allied bombing of fuel plants.
Please note that this item is shown in the 2012 Airfix Catalogue with the incorrect item code of A03110.
Warning! Not suitable for children under 36 months. Choking Hazard, contains small parts. Please retain these details for future reference.
Send to a friend