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Tamiya RC Midnight Pumpkin Black Edition Video

Video – Tamiya 1/12 Midnight Pumpkin “Black Edition”

Over at Tamiya they have uploaded a promotional video for their 1/12 Midnight Pumpkin “Black Edition”. The Midnight Pumpkin is a legendary name in the rc business as thousands of people have learned to drive rc with one. As the new “Black Edition” is hitting the market, the promotional video shows just how easy it is to drive, as well [...]

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Tamiya RC Toyota Supra JZA80 Video

Video – Tamiya 1/10 Toyota Supra JZA80

Recently uploaded by Tamiya is a promotional video for their 1/10 Toyota Supra JZA80 Kit. This fourth generation Supra has been impeccably scaled down from the 1:1 and comes on Tamiya’s versatile BT-01 chassis. Watch the video below to learn more about what’s under the hood, plus some footage of the car in action. After the video you can use this [...]

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Monster Truck Madness – So Many Gears

Hey everyone, Happy Thursday! I have finally begun building my Tamiya Konghead 6×6, and thus far it’s been a fun and relatively simple build. The photo above is that of the gearbox, right before mating both sides of the chassis together. It’s a pretty wild design in that the entire driveline is gears! The entire chassis IS the gearbox. There is a [...]

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Tamiya Super Clod Buster Black Edition

Tamiya Super Clod Buster Black Edition

Recently revealed at the Nuremburg Toy Fair is the Tamiya Super Clod Buster Black Edition. That’s right folks, the mighty Super Clod Buster Black Edition is coming back for 2024 sporting it’s classic body and burly 4wd chassis. The Super Clod Buster is considered a true legend of the rc monster truck scene and soon you’ll be able to pick [...]

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Tamiya RC TA08R Touring Car Kit

Tamiya 1/10 TA08R Touring Car Kit

Coming soon from Tamiya is the high-end TA08R Touring Car Kit. This high-tech race machine was designed to smash track records and put you on the top step of the podium. Check out these highlights- * Plethora of key Hop-Up Options right out of the box * Some upgrades only available as part of this kit * New 2.0mm carbon fiber upper deck * [...]

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Tamiya 58730 Toyota Celica GT-Four RC ST185 TT-02

Tamiya 1/10 Toyota Celica GT-Four RC (ST185) Kit

Being teased now by Tamiya is the 1/10 Toyota Celica GT-Four RC (ST185) Kit. The Toyota Celica was a best seller worldwide for decades and the Tamiya version has been nicely scaled down from the 1:1 original. Here are some highlights- * Comes on Tamiya’s TT-02 chassis * Shaft driven 4wd * Double wishbone suspension * Coil damped suspension system The Tamiya Toyota Celica GT-Four [...]

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Tamiya Hotshot II 2024 Buggy Kit

Tamiya Announces 1/10 Hotshot II 2024 Buggy Kit

Coming soon from Tamiya is the 1/10 Hotshot II 2024 Buggy Kit. That’s right folks, the Hotshot II was first released in 1987 and now has been updated for 2024. Here are the highlights- * Width – 235mm * Length – 390mm * Shaft driven four-wheel drive * 4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension * CVA (II) oil-filled shocks (One in the front & two in [...]

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Tamiya RC Toyota Land Cruiser 300 Video

Video – Tamiya 1/10 Toyota Land Cruiser 300

The folks over at Tamiya have dropped a new promotional video for their upcoming 1/10 Toyota Land Cruiser 300. The Land Cruiser 300 is modeled after the 2021 version of the 1:1 Land Cruiser and comes on Tamiya’s legendary CC-02 4wd chassis. The video below shows off just how capable, and realistic looking, the Land Cruiser looks when going off-road. [...]

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Monster Truck Madness - Tamiya Needs to Re-Release the Jugge…

Classic kit re-releases seem to be everywhere these days, but there is one kit that I’ve been waiting on for years to see the light of the day again. A vehicle that if released in the near future at a semi-reasonable price point would do VERY well at the retail counter, methinks. The Tamiya Juggernaut II. Before talking about why I feel [...]

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Tamiya JGSDF Type 10 Tank Full Option Kit

Tamiya 1/16th scale JGSDF Type 10 Tank Full Option Kit

For all you guys that like to get in some tank action, Tamiya has announced a 1/16th scale JGSDF Type 10 full option kit. The Type 10 is a Japanese tank designed for mountain warfare that first went into service in 2012. The full scale Type 10 is known for its modular armor and a 120mm main gun, from the [...]

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Tamiya Kumamon RC Tractor

Tamiya Kumamon RC Tractor

How about popping some mad wheelies with an rc tractor this winter? That sounds exactly like something the BSRC Bash Crew could get into. Tamiya has a Kumamon Edition RC Tractor that would be perfect for wild wheelie action. It comes in both kit and RTR form and even has Japanese mascot Kumamon behind the steering wheel. If you watch [...]

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Tamiya Raybrig NSX

Tamiya Raybrig Honda NSX Concept-GT

Recently announced from Tamiya is their Raybrig Honda NSX Concept-GT car. This 1/10th scale features a highly detailed NSX Concept-GT body like the one used in the full scale ’14 Japanese Super GT Series. Under the hood is a shaft driven 4wd TB-04 chassis. The TB-04 comes with sealed gear differentials, double wishbone suspension, and horizontally mounted inboard front shocks. [...]

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Tamiya Dual Ridge

Tamiya Dual Ridge TT-02B Buggy

There are scale realism people, then there are people looking for something wild. The new Dual Ridge buggy from Tamiya definitely falls into the wild category. The futuristic looking Dual Ridge is a 4wd buggy based off the long running Tamiya TT-02 platform. It’s a kit so you get the experience of building it yourself, while long travel oil shocks and [...]

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Tamiya Fighting Buggy 2014

Tamiya 1/10 Fighting Buggy 2014

Those of you who remember the old Super Champ will instantly recognize the “new” Tamiya Fighting Buggy. The Super Champ was produced from ’79-’82 and was known for its scale realism and wild rear suspension (mono-shock with huge oil bottle). For those of you that missed it the first time around, Tamiya is re-issuing it in all its glory. The [...]

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Product Spotlight Throwback Thursday Edition - Tamiya Lunch …

For 20 years I’ve been meaning to build a Tamiya Lunch Box (street priced around $114, part #58347) but alas, procrastination is a terrible mistress. When I was younger I never had the cash. As I got older I never had the time. Well ok, that’s not entirely true. I’ve always just decided to throw my duckets at more pressing…dare I [...]

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