During 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.
With Christmas approaching once more, I always find myself reminiscing about old Christmas memories in the 1980s in Australia – hot summers, cool toys, and
Just for fun, here are two old Australian TV commercials in which the Metro/Taiyo Jet Hopper R/C buggy is shown as one of the hot
Did you know that Ayrton Senna owned a Tamiya? Or that Peter Brock once opened an off-road R/C track? I dug through my old magazines
Back in 1986, R/C hobby magazines were a lot more unassuming than they are today, and the toy-grade Tyco/Taiyo Turbo Hopper was actually featured in
The Dakar Rally is currently underway for another year, and Robby Gordon’s famous racing Hummer has recently been miniaturized by R/C model company Traxxas, as