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We, at Hobby Media, are super happy to announce a new product designed by our friend and columnist Jun Watanabe!

Yes! Tamiya has released a special version of the legendary Wild One: a 2WD buggy that has been a hobbyist favorite for years! The Japanese company is celebrating the Wild One with this special release with a twist: the sticker set is designed by Jun’s brand “BLOCKHEAD MOTORS“.

Check the “first look” video below!

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ARRMA: TLR Tuned TYPHON 1/8 Race Buggy 4WD Roller

Horizon Hobby has just revealed the new ARRMA TLR Tuned TYPHON 4WD Race Buggy Roller that features a heavyduty drivetrain that holds up to extreme bashing, with all metal diff outdrives and gearbox internals plus durable steel driveshafts throughout.

ARRMA: TLR Tuned TYPHON 1/8 Race Buggy 4WD Roller

This buggy features lowdrag wheels with multiterrain, race compound dBoots Exabyte tires with a great grip. A Race Spec tunable rear wing helps to keep the tires and buggy grounded, contributing to confident control and responsive handling at high speeds.

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Tamiya: New SUPER AVANTE - TD4 chassis

Tamiya has finally revealed the SUPER AVANTE: a brand new 1/10 R/C 4WD off-road buggy model built on the newly designed TD4 chassis and a stylish body inspired by the classic Avante and produced by my Japanese friend Kota Nezu who is a popular industrial designer who has already collaborated with Tamiya for several Mini4WD models.

Check the preview below!

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Team Associated: RB10 RTR 2WD Buggy

Since the introduction of the RC10 in 1984, the Team Associated RC10 buggy platform has won 13 of the 18 I.F.M.A.R. World Championships contested since the class began. You now have the chance to drive a buggy derived from this race-winning heritage with the beginner-friendly, yet capable and powerful RB10.

The RB10 Electric Off-road Buggy was engineered using Team Associated’s vast knowledge and success in the 1:10 scale 2WD racing category. Featuring a water-resistant, high-power Reedy brushless speed control, 3300kV brushless motor, a 2.4GHz 2-channel radio system, as well as our DVC (Dynamic Vehicle Control) receiver unit with built-in adjustable digital gyro.

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Tamiya- WILD ONE MAX - A crazy full scale "RC" buggy! garage

The Little Car Company is developing, in collaboration with Tamiya, the Wild One MAX for release in 2022. Rather than being 1/10th scale, the Wild One MAX will be an impressive 8/10th scale, and you will not need an RC controller, because it is big enough to drive yourself!

If you grownup in the 1980s you definitely love classics like the Hornet, Lunchbox, Sand Scorcher & Avante. The original Tamiya Wild One (58050) was released in 1985 and became one of the brand’s most iconic models. Such was the popularity of the model it was even re-released in 2012 (58525) to further acclaim.

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