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1983 KYOSHO FANTOM EP 4WD - Video

In august 1983, a mere six months after its debut, a new Kyosho machine blew its more established rivals away at the 5th JMRCA 1/12 Electric Racing Car Japan Nationals, held at a specially built track at Nakayama Racecourse Chiba Prefecture. RC on-road racing was changed for a generation by the 1/8 FANTOM 20 EXP 4WD engine racing car, and its bloodlines ran strong in the FANTOM EP 4WD.

To celebrate the re-realese of the FANTOM EP 4WD (9th addition to the Vintage Series) Kyosho posted the original promotional video from the 80s!

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Kyosho: MiniZ Suzuki Jimny Sierra White Body Set

Last month Kyosho released two new color variations of the MINIz 4×4 Readyset Jimny Sierra and today the Japanese brand announced a white body set to customize this mini masterpiece. Kyosho also posted a couple of videos that feature this replica.

Check the videos below!

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The only good thing about this year is that we don’t have to wait till mid may for the Shizuoka Hobby Show to check all the new products released by the Japanese brands like Tamiya and Kyosho. After the Trail King and the released of the legendary Fantom EP Kyosho has posted a couple of promotional videos of the MINI-Z Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE build on the RWD chassis!

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Kyosho: WAVE CHOPPER 2.0 1:6 Scale RC Personal Watercraft

If you like water bikes you will be happy to know that Kyosho is bringing back the artfully designed Wave Chopper, originally released in 2001! The new Wave Chopper 2.0 comes with contemporary RC technology and performance, a redesigned rudder, stern tube and motor mount in the 1/6 scale hull with rider figure combines with the latest RC components and systems.

Kyosho: WAVE CHOPPER 2.0 1:6 Scale RC Personal Watercraft

Optimal torque from the G14L water-jacketed 550—class motor works in perfect synergy with the large capacity 60A KYOSHO SPEED HOUSE KA60-91W speed controller to deliver sharp acceleration and racy performance while reducing heat loss.

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KYOSHO- MINIz 4×4 Readyset Toyota 4Runner (Hilux Surf)

To celebrate the MINIz 4×4 Jimny Sierra and the MINIz 4×4 Toyota 4Runner (Hilux Surf) that has been revealed at the Spielwarenmesse (the would biggest toy fair), Kyosho has released a new “snow trailing” video. Both off-roaders have been meticulously recreated in true rock crawler style. The factory-painted injection-molded body has so much detail it rivals that of a die cast model.

Check the new Snow Trailing video below!

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blizzard

T celebrate the snow season Kyosho released a new video of the Blizzard 2.0. Powered by two independent side-by-side motors and with a suspension system equipped on all wheels, the Blizzard clears every challenge in its path including rocky obstacles, steep hill climbs and gravel or sand that would trap a machine with normal tires. Twin 370 motors and twin ESCs deliver forward, reverse, left/right turning and pivot (turns on the spot) .

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