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Tamiya Plastic Model Co. – back in the 1980s

Tamiya Operations

Tamiya OperationsDuring the 1980s, the great Tamiya Plastic Model Company’s colourful annual product catalogues pretty much left everyone in the West desperate to own their products. It was truly a golden era for Tamiya.

Thanks to a little-known book from 1990 called “Tamiya Operations”, here are a few additional, rarely-seen images of Tamiya’s R/C toy production during that time. Plus a short video documentary.

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‘VW Beetle Toys’, by Matt Meyer

VW Beetle Toys

VW Beetle Toys

A nice book about collecting Volkswagen toys… that sadly excludes the very best Volkswagen toys of all time. Why?

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