This is a plastic model kit, which comes unassembled and unpainted. So glue, model paints and other basic modelling tools are additionally required. Super Decal Sheet The Cagiva Elephant was introduced in the early 1980s as an enduro motorcycle.. The Cagiva Elephant competed against both German and Japanese motorcycles in the prestigious 1987 Paris-Dakar 'off-road' rally. The bike was characterized by its large fairing which covered the steel tube and light alloy trellis frame. The aircooled twin-cylinder engine provided 80 HP at 8500 rpm and allowed the Italian bike to reach a maximum off-road speed of 185 km / h. The design reflected a "typical" Saharan configuration, with protective fairing, Ohlins off-road shocks and low front fender.