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Tamiya Renault 5 Turbo M-05Ra

Tamiya 1/12 Renault 5 Turbo M-05Ra Kit

Coming in February from Tamiya is the 1/12 Renault 5 Turbo M-05Ra Kit. The Renault is a classic 1970s era rally car that has been faithfully reproduced by Tamiya. Here are the highlights- * Rally-tuned M-05Ra chassis * Special hub carriers & uprights for increased ground clearance * Front skid and side guards * Rally block tires * Clear polycarbonate body * 210mm wheelbase * 180mm width * [...]

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Tamiya Mercedes-Benz Arocs 6x4 Tipper Truck Red Silver Edition

Tamiya Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3348 6x4 Tipper Truck Red & Silve…

The folks at Tamiya have announced a Red & Silver Edition of their Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3348 6×4 Tipper Truck. This special edition truck comes with a TS-8 Italian Red painted cab, as well as a TS-17 Gloss Aluminum painted rear bed. Here are the highlights- * 1/14th scale kit * Injection molded body * Separate side mirrors & visor * Ladder frame w/ aluminum [...]

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Tamiya Super Clod Buster Black Edition

Teaser – Tamiya Super Clod Buster Black Edition

Now being teased by Tamiya is the Super Clod Buster Black Edition. The massive Super Clod Buster is a classic that features 4 wheel drive, as well as 4 wheel steering. With scale monster trucks gaining more momentum every day, the Black Edition Super Clod Buster should be warmly received when it hits hobby shops later this year. As we await [...]

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Tamiya XB Factory Built Tyrell P34 Volvo Timber

Two More Factory Built RC Models From Tamiya

The folks at Tamiya have announced a pair of new Factory Built Models. The two new units include the Tyrrell P34 1977 Monaco GP as well as the Volvo FH16 Globetrotter 750 6×4 Timber. The iconic Tyrrell P34 comes pre-built but without electronics, while the big Volvo comes as a fully operational finished model. The part number for the Tamiya [...]

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Tamiya Factory Built Blackfoot

Four New Factory Build Vehicles From Tamiya

New from Tamiya are not one, but four Factory Built vehicles for your bashing enjoyment. The four Factory Built units include the 2016 Blackfoot (57912), the Comical Frog (57913), the Buggyra Fat Fox (57914), and the Volkswagen Beetle Rally (57915). All of the Factory Built vehicles from Tamiya come completely pre-built with electronics installed. The Factory Built vehicles can save [...]

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Tamiya Mercedes-Benz G500 New CC-02 58675

New Teaser Shots – Tamiya Mercedes-Benz G500 CC-02

The crew over at Tamiya have been doing a lot of teasing on their upcoming Mercedes-Benz G500 on their all new CC-02 scale off-road chassis. The images included in this post can give you a much better look at the CC-02 chassis. As you can see in the pictures, the new CC-02 comes with multi-link suspension, as well as solid [...]

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Tamiya Mercedes Benz New CC02 Rider Figure

More Teasers From Tamiya

It looks like Tamiya is getting ready to release a bunch of new products for the holiday season. First up is the long rumored, and all new, CC-02 scale off-road chassis featuring a Mercedes Benz G500 body (#58675). The new Tamiya scale off-road CC-02 chassis is said to be highly updated with much improved scale appearance. Another new item that is [...]

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Tamiya TRF420 Touring Car RC

Teaser – Tamiya TRF420 Touring Car Kit

The crew over at Tamiya have been teasing the new TRF420 for several weeks, now we have a teaser image to look at. The TRF420 was designed from the ground up as a high-end touring car capable of winning at any level. It is rumored to have a 2 belt 4wd system that uses a gear style differential in the [...]

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Tamiya TRF Trolley Pit Bag

Tamiya TRF Trolley Pit Bag

Coming soon from Tamiya is a TRF Trolley Pit Bag. Whether you race a Tamiya TRF on-road car, or just want a very trick Tamiya branded car and tool hauler, the new trolley bag should fit the bill. * Stylish design * One large & four smaller cardboard boxes * Pockets on top and rear * Extended trolley handle * Nylon outer material * 500mm x [...]

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Tamiya US M551 Sheridan Tank Full Option

Tamiya US M551 Sheridan Tank

Shipping later this month from Tamiya is the US M551 Sheridan Tank. The mighty M551 Sheridan has been faithfully scaled down to 1/16 (16.1″ total length) and comes as a full option, limited edition kit. Look at these highlights- * Die cast suspension arms, sprocket wheels, & idler arms * Turret upper section secured by magnets for easy access * Aluminum gun barrel [...]

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Tamiya Monster Beetle Trail Edition Video

Video – Tamiya Monster Beetle Trail Edition GF-01TR

Over at Tamiya they have uploaded a new promotional video for their upcoming Monster Beetle Trail Edition. The latest Monster Beetle is expected to start shipping in September and it even comes with high-clearance, portal style axles. After watching the video, use this link to get full details on the Tamiya Monster Beetle Trail Edition. Street pricing is right around $289 [...]

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Tamiya Comical Frog

Full Details – Tamiya Comical Frog

Last year Tamiya made waves by dropping their Comical Grasshopper. The Comical version of the legendary Grasshopper proved to be loads of fun, and durable as well. Over the last several months, Tamiya has been teasing a Comical Frog. This lighthearted take on the Frog shrinks the wheelbase, but really ups the fun factor. * Detailed polycarbonate body * Molded driver figure * [...]

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Tamiya 2019 Toyota Supra GR Kit

Tamiya 2019 Toyota Supra GR Kit

After a couple of months of teasing, the crew at Tamiya have posted more details on their upcoming 2019 Toyota Supra GR Kit. This year the mighty Toyota Supra is back in production on the full scale side of things. Soon, thanks to Tamiya, you will be able to get the latest Supra in a 1/10th scale kit. Here are [...]

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Tamiya Citroën 2CV Kit

Tamiya Citroën 2CV Assembly Kit

Recently announced by Tamiya is the Citroën 2CV Assembly Kit. The Citroën comes on Tamiya’s M-05Ra dedicated rally chassis and sports a highly detailed body. Here are some highlights- * Chassis tuned for rally style performance * Easy to assemble semi-monocoque resin frame * 4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension * Specially designed hub carriers & uprights for 5mm increase in ground clearance * Rally style [...]

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Tamiya Comical Frog

Tamiya News - Comical Frog Box Art, Plus Lunch Box Mini Driv…

How about a two for one post today on Tamiya News? That’s right, Tamiya has released box art for their upcoming Comical Frog. In additional, they have posted the first driving video of their upcoming Lunch Box Mini. Tamiya has been teasing a new Comical Frog for a few weeks. The new box art picture gives us our first glance at [...]

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