The Taiyo Max Turbo Blaster is a radio control car released in 1991.
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The chassis appears to related to the 1988 Super Turbo Hopper, with modifications.
- Jet Fighter Styling
- 9.6v Turbo 8xAA
- Single Mabuchi 280 Motor
- Top Speed 25km/h (16mph)
- All Round Shocks
- Chrome Rims and Off-Road Tires
Note: It has been reported that this Single-Motor version of the Max Turbo Blaster has magnetic steering, which while better than passive, isn’t as a good as active.
Multiple release, same name
Taiyo first released a ‘Max Turbo Blaster’ in 1989 as model 8905. Over a year after writing this article, we’ve finally learned the difference. The 1989 model uses a Twin Turbo (2 Motor) chassis, incredible! See the article on that model here:
Thank you to Nostalgia RC’s YouTube channel for this video.