Tamiya RC Cars

By Owen Jones

Tamiya is a company known for producing first-rate miniatures of automobiles. They are famous today for introducing the world to the sport of mini 4WD racing. However, what many people do not know, is that Tamiya also introduced the world to RC (remote controlled or radio controlled) cars. The Tamiya RC car line-up has a lot of models that show the excellence of the company's ability in model design.

These are some of the Tamiya RC model cars on the market today:

Nitro Crusher - This Tamiya RC car has a mighty FS-15S engine that features a large bore slide carburetor to fulfill your need for speed. The engine also has a precise brake system that ensures practical safety. This RC car will also fulfill your need for muscle because it comes in the appearance of a monster truck.

You can drive through all sorts of territory as effortlessly as if you were driving on the roadway. This RC car has a variety of points that permit it to cruise through special kinds of terrain. It has extra-large tires that are perfect for dealing with mud, sand and rocks. It also features a frontal impact control system that permits you to enjoy steady running no matter what hazards you encounter.

Mini cooper - If you do not know what a Mini Cooper is, imagine Mr. Bean's beloved car. This remote controlled car is based on that small-but-awesome car of the 1960's. The Mini Cooper is famous for its small size and mighty performance. In point, the Mini Cooper even raced extremely well in events such as the World Rally Championships.

This Tamiya RC car features an M-03 chassis that is especially intended to be as fast as possible. The double wishbone suspension also ensures the stability and first-rate handling of the vehicle. This model is an electric RC car, which means that the batteries add a lot of weight. However, a hole cut into the chassis guarantees that this RC auto can still run very well regardless of its weight.

Subaru Impreza WRC Monte Carlo - This RC car is designed for the latest kind of racing. This Tamiya RC car is intended to drift. The chassis of this RC vehicle, the TT-01D, is built from lightweight materials and has been specifically constructed to have a low center of gravity. This means that this Tamiya RC car will not roll over if you attempt to "drift" it.

What are the advantages of drift racing? Well, in standard bends, there is a tendency for vehicles to lose velocity. By drifting, the vehicle can preserve the highest speed and precision control. However, there is always the opportunity of something going wrong, which is the reason for Tamiya's excellent engineering.

XBG Nitro Force - Capable of unbelievable top speeds, this RC car is unquestionably a force to be reckoned with. Powered by a precision FR-S glow engine, this RC auto uses a recoil starter for clean starting every time. This Tamiya RC car also features a strengthened resin frame chassis with a low center of gravity, making it extra stable during fast driving.

This Tamiya RC car also features a very aerodynamic frame, making sure that the airstream will not adversely affect your desire for speed. All in all, if you want a Tamiya RC car that will satisfy your wish for speed and excitement, this is the car that you should be buying. - 30538

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