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Pure Fun 4WD RC Car Kit! Tamiya Comical Avante GF-01CB Off-Road Buggy video review by RC Driver

Need a new kit to build? One that is just for pure fun? Perhaps something 4WD and electric? This could be your next kit right here Tamiya Fans! This is the new Tamiya Comical Avante RC Buggy and it’s different from the Tamiya Comical kits we’ve seen before. This Tamiya RC car kit is the first 4WD in the Comical Buggy line which is of course fitting for the Avante name, but it is most certainly going to bump up the fun factor of the drive. The Comical Avante sits on the new chassis variant the GF-01CB. This is Tamiya’s 4wd driveline chassis with oil damped shocks, independent suspension, top mount battery for fun wheelie action and signature spring loaded front bumper. Beyond the new prepainted Avante body, it also has new Bubble Step Block tires! Once you build this kit up on the bench, you’re guaranteed to have a ton of fun driving it! Our review captures all the details and of course features plenty of action too!
Source: RC Driver YouTube channel

Tamiya Mini 4WD Special Projects 95595 Tri Gale Silver Metallic Body (MA Chassis) & 95596 Rowdy Bull Black Metallic Body (FM-A Chassis)

95595 Tri Gale Silver Metallic Body (MA Chassis)
Released on Saturday, April 4, 2020 Mini 4WD special project 1,320 yen (main unit price 1,200 yen)

Total length = 156mm. The picture shows the kit assembled and stickers attached.

Silver shining body emphasizes supercar form This is a plastic model assembly kit of a four-wheel drive racer that is fun to race with high performance. A special specification of a tri-gail that resembles a supercar that features three pointed shapes, combining the tips of the left and right fenders and the nose, as the name “TRI” stands for. The silver shining body emphasizes the sharp form. In addition, the stickers that tighten the edgy modeling are metallic. The carbon pattern on the nose and cockpit side enhances the racing mood. He further asserted that the rear wing mounted below the roof was a high-speed machine. 26mm low height tires are set on the silver fin design wheels.

MA Chassis Pursuing Drive Efficiency “MA” stands for Midship AERO. The mid-ship layout “MS chassis” with a double-shaft motor mounted in the center of the body, and the “AR chassis” specially designed for airflow (aero) while driving. The “MA chassis” combines all the outstanding features into one chassis. Of course, taking advantage of the racing know-how accumulated so far, a 3.5: 1 gear ratio, six low-friction resin rollers and a rear skid bar as standard equipment have thoroughly improved driving performance. Was. In addition, the adoption of an integrated monocoque structure further improves ease of assembly and maintainability, such as from beginners to experienced racers, from street corner races on small courses to large special 5-lane circuit official competitions It is a chassis that can support a wide range up to the meeting.

Basic specifications ● Length 156mm, width 97mm, height 36mm when completed ● Double shaft motor included ● Assembly is self-contained without adhesive;

Separately required ● Two AA batteries

95596 Rowdy Bull Black Metallic Body (FM-A Chassis)
Released on Saturday, April 4, 2020 Mini 4WD special project 1,430 yen (main unit price 1,300 yen)

Total length = 156mm. The picture shows the kit assembled and stickers attached.

Special specification with black plating body which is more amazing It is a plastic model assembly kit of a high performance racer adopting shaft drive four wheel drive. The Loudible black plated body is a special version of the Loudible that features an American sports car motif. A long bonnet reminiscent of a high-power engine is equipped with a raised air intake. In addition, the compact cockpit, the front and rear fenders that protrude, and the wide and thick rear end shape create excitement. In addition, the terribleness is further improved by black plating. The compatibility with the metal stickers on the front grill and side sill is perfect.

Adopt FM-A chassis of front motor The chassis adopts FM-A chassis of the front motor layout that incorporates aero design. Because the center of gravity is located near the front of the vehicle body, stable running is possible even on courses with many ups and downs. The four rollers are made of low-friction resin, including a low-friction resin skid bar at the lower front as standard equipment. In particular, the rear roller is an 8mm thick type with enhanced stability. In addition, the motor can be easily replaced from the bottom of the chassis, and setting changes can be made quickly. A variety of parts can be attached to the aero side stay, which was inspired by the cross-sectional shape of the airplane wing. A parts such as ABS resin chassis body and low friction resin under panel and skid bar are unified in black color. The silver-plated A-spoke wheels that complement your feet are images of large wheels on actual vehicles. Tires are equipped with low height type. 3.5: 1 super-speed gears and motor.

Basic specifications ● Length 156mm, width 97mm, height 43mm when completed ● With motor ● Assembly requires no adhesive

Separately Required Items ● Two AA batteries

Tamiya 25201 1/48 Mitsubishi Ki-46 III Type 100 Command Recon Plance (Dinah)

Image shows assembled and painted kit.

It is equipped with two 1,500 horsepower Mitsubishi engines on a beautiful streamlined body that pursues reduced speed and air resistance. The Hyakushiki HQ reconnaissance aircraft, which has an altitude limit of 10,000 meters, a long range of 4,000 km (when using additional tanks), and the fastest Japanese military aircraft, 630 km / h, will be launched for reconnaissance missions throughout the Pacific War . This aircraft, which has excellent airframe performance, played a major role in strategic reconnaissance missions ahead of the world, such as stealth reconnaissance penetrating deep behind enemies. The Type III, which appeared in 1954, was upgraded to a nose shape with no steps, and was equipped with a C112 engine with increased output. This unarmed machine carried out difficult tasks using only high-speed power as its weapon.

★ Added a description of the actual machine to the kit that models the beautiful figure as it is. ★ Paste a metal sticker on the top of the package. ★ The large windshield is made up of six transparent parts, reproducing a smooth shape. ★ The interior of the cockpit and the scouts are also finished with precision. ★ Sets two types of propellers and spinners for the first and second semesters. ★ Includes two pilot and scout dolls. ★ There are four types of markings, including the 10th Squadron, the 15th Squadron, and the 55th Squadron of the Independent Squadron. ★ Length 229㎜.

Tamiya Mini 4WD Hornet Jr. Tanahashi Special, Dash X1 Primitive Emperor & Step Up Gasha various types

〇Mini 4 world new event! “Challenge from Hiroshi Tanahashi!”
Event date: Now being held-Wednesday, March 18 10:59 (planned)
〇 “Dash X1 Primitive Emperor” has arrived! “Super Speed ​​Gasha Series 4”
Event Date and Time: Now Open-Wednesday, March 18 14:59 (planned) 〇Release
Commemorative Step Up Gasha Various types will be back for a limited time!
Event date and time: Currently being held-March 18 (Wed) 10:59 (planned)
* Please check the details in the application.
* Screens and specifications are under development.
* Subject to change or termination without notice.

One racer in 100 years! New Japan Pro Wrestling Challenge from Hiroshi Tanahashi!

Hiroshi Tanahashi
Ace of New Japan Professional Wrestling who loves Mini 4WD! The wrestler who produced the ultimate machine produced by himself in 2018 and has the connection to the Mini 4WD!

“Challenge from Hiroshi Tanahashi” is an event to compete with the ace of New Japan Pro Wrestling, Hiroshi Tanahashi, who loves Mini 4WD sincerely, in the Mini 4WD race in the app!
Furthermore, if you win all races, you will get special parts such as “Hornet Jr. (Tanahashi SP)”!

Super fast gasha series 4! “Dash X1 Primitive Emperor” Appears!

“Dash X1 Primitive Emperor” appears in “Super Speed ​​Gasha Series 4”!
〇Event period: now being held-Until 3/18 (Wed.) 14:59 (planned)
〇Featured parts are here ↓
Body parts “Dash X1 Primitive Emperor”
Rarity: ★ 4 / Course aptitude: Corner / Body characteristics: Corner speed UP +
Roller “13mm ball bearing for rollers”
Rarity: ★ 4 / Course aptitude: Corner
motor “Torque Tune”
Rarity: ★ 4 / Course aptitude: Uphill
* For details, please check in the app.
* Screens and specifications are under development.
* Subject to change or termination without notice.

“Release commemorative step up” Gasha reappears!

〇Event period: now being held-3/18 (Wed.) until 10:59 (planned)
★ 4 bodies to be picked up (partly)
“Tamiya Famous Car Collection” Gasha: “Avante Jr.”, “Falcon Jr.”, “Thunder Shot Jr.”, etc.
“Dash! Shishiro” Gasha: “Dash 1 Emperor” “Dash 3 Meteor” “Crimson Glory” etc.
“Bakuso Brothers Let’s & Go !!” Gasha: “Magnum Saber”, “Sonic Saber”, “Tridagger X”, etc.
* For details, please check in the application. * Please check all pickup targets from the provided ratio.
* Screens and specifications are under development. * Subject to change or termination without notice.

Source in Japanese language: ファミ通App

Tamiya Upcoming Releases April 2020

R/C Models
 58676  1/24 R/C Volvo A60H 6×6 Dump Truck (G6-01)
 58677  1/10 R/C Volkswagen Karmann Ghia (M-06)
 47439  1/10 R/C TT-02 Type-SR Chassis Kit
 47443  1/10 R/C 1996 Porsche 911 GT1 Street (TA03R-S)
 54897  Buggy Champ Ball Differential Set 2
 54932  T3-01 Aluminum Bearing Holders (Rear)
 54933  T3-01 Rear Axle Weight Set
 54944  CC-02 Aluminum Arm Pivots (A, B)
 54945  CC-02 Low-Friction 6mm Ball Collars (18pcs.)
 54949  TA07 Adjustable Ackerman Set
 42352  Clamp Type Aluminum Wheel Hubs (Narrow Tread, 4pcs.)
 47434  1/10 Scale R/C Eunos Roadster Lightweight Body Parts Set
 56554  Reinforced Axle Shaft Set
 56555  Metal Display Antenna Set

Static Models
 60328  1/32 North American F-51D Mustang Korean War
 32598  1/48 Russian Medium Tank T-55
 25196  1/35 U.S. M8 Light Armored Car “Greyhound” Combat Patrol Set
 25200  1/48 Swiss Messerschmitt Bf109 E-3
 21098  1/48 Mitsubishi A6M3a Zero Fighter 188, 582nd Air Group (Finished Model)
 24033  1/24 Toyota Celica Supra Long Beach GP Marshal Car
 35049  1/35 Russian Tank T34/76 1942 Production Model
 35138  1/35 Russian T34/85 Medium Tank

 95549  Lightweight 13mm Aluminum Ball-Race Rollers (Ringless/Red)
 95554  Mini 4WD Multipurpose Tape (20mm Width/Red)
 95555  2mm Aluminum Lock Nut (Purple, 5pcs.)

Tools & Paints
 69934  Box Wrench Bit (7mm)
 69935  Hex Wrench Screwdriver Bit (Ball End, 2.5mm)
 81792  Acrylic Mini XF-92 Yellow-Brown (DAK 1941)
 81793  Acrylic Mini XF-93 Light Brown (DAK 1942)
 82176  LP-76 Yellow-Brown (DAK 1941)
 82177  LP-77 Light Brown (DAK 1941)

18094 Neo VQS (VZ Chassis) The release has been postponed from planned release on March 7, 2020, will update information when it is decided.
15524 VZ chassis FRP front wide stay The release has been postponed from planned release on March 7, 2020, will update information when it is decided.

Off-Roadin’ & Haulin’! Tamiya 58676 Volvo A60H Hauler G6-01 6×6 RC Off-Road Truck Review by RC Driver

Get ready heavy equipment enthusiasts! The G6-01 platform from Tamiya gets a new body style and a new look to the chassis with the release of the Volvo A60H Hauler kit. The G6-01 is a full build up 6×6 truck kit that comes with the motor, you get to add your choice of electronics. The big features on this G6-01 are the pre-painted Volvo A60H cab body and abs molded dump bed. The chassis and other supported parts are now molded in a bright yellow to match the body. We assembled our kit and took this hauler out bashing. The G6-01 is a fun all around kit and delivers a lot of action whether you’re speeding around your backyard or a dirt lot. Love the look of heavy equipment, but still want the fun of running an RC at full throttle? Then you need to check out the Tamiya Volvo A60H Hauler G6-01 6×6 Truck!
Source: RC Driver YouTube channel