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Official Tamiya Release: The Future of the TRF Brand

Official Tamiya Release: The Future of the TRF Brand

There’s been some rumors floating around about the future of the TRF (Tamiya Racing Factory) brand. Well, here’s the official word from our friends over at Tamiya. The good news; TRF is here to stay, however we’re not quite sure in what capacity yet. Personally, I think the brand represents one of the highest levels of performance in our industry …

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Review: Tamiya TA07 Pro Touring Car

Review: Tamiya TA07 Pro Touring Car

A Pro Platform with a Peculiar Appearance Tamiya develops a wide range of onroad vehicles for every skill level, making everything from the simple TT-series all the way up to the high end TRF supercars. Since most people don’t want to spend the major coin for the Factory-level rides, Tamiya has created the TA-series of touring cars; sometimes simple, sometimes …

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Tamiya TRF417X Touring Car

Tamiya Racing Factory (TRF) team’s ace driver Marc Rheinard won the 2010 IFMAR World Championship with the TRF416X. In December of the same year, the TRF417 was released and it has achieved equally impressive results at various top-level international R/C races. With an eye on winning the upcoming 2012 IFMAR World Championship, Tamiya is introducing this latest iteration of the …

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Tamiya TA06 Pro Chassis Kit

The latest addition to Tamiya’s on-road R/C touring car product line is the TA06 PRO, which was created with input from the world championship-winning TRF (Tamiya Racing Factory) team. Tamiya started the modern touring car standard with the TA-01, which was first released in 1992. This is the 6th generation 4WD chassis, which features a totally new layout design that …

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Tamiya F104X1 F1 Chassis

This new kit is based on the F104 chassis. It’s designated the F104X1 chassis and it’s a limited edition release. It was created to further improve traction and cornering performance. It features newly designed parts that include a roll damper as seen in many 1/10 and 1/12 scale pan cars and a new X-shaped upper deck. This limited edition kit …

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Tamiya TRF502X Chassis Kit

This is a high-end shaft-driven 4WD off-road buggy. The TRF502X Chassis Kit, which is designed to compete in top-level races is a shaft drive version of the TRF511.

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Tamiya’s TRF417 – Next Great Tamiya TC

Rumors and pictures are floating around about a new TRF417 TC from Tamiya. It’s really hard to get any info about the car since the text was all in Japanese, but from the pictures I can guess that it is going to be a LiPo only chassis, new thick motor mount and what looks to be possibly an updated steering …

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