Tamiya Ford F150 Ranger XLT (1981)

By | Aug 29, 2014

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This was an unusual combination of the Sand Scorcher/Rough Rider buggy chassis with a pickup truck body.

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The Ranger was also the last vehicle Tamiya made to utilize this chassis in the original form (the Super Champ continued with most of the original chassis, but a newly designed rear suspension). Front and rear tires on the Ranger are the same as the rear tires on the Rough Rider.

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The inside of the box reveals the typical SRB components. Metal of course.
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Box artwork showing the innards.

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Manual, bumpers, radio box, decals, manual and wheels.

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These are two Rangers that I picked up. The one on the right is very used and needs a lot of TLC to bring it back to its former glory, so it gets thrown into the restoration queue.ÔøΩ

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Vintage Tamiya Ranger Video (and others) here.

 

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NIP SHOCKS VINTAGE TAMIYA TOYOTA HILUX BLAZING BLAZER SAND SCORCHER FORD RANGER

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Originally posted 2007-10-09 18:47:56.

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2 Comments so far
  1. Pete June 8, 2014 10:59 am

    Hi

    Cheeky question from a Brit.

    I have a 1981 Tamiya Ford Ranger 2 wheel drive, gold in colour, its in good genera lcondition with all the parts present, RX battery, servos, driver r4ear screen etc.

    What would be a sensible price to ask for it? it is untested.

    Thanks

    Pete

  2. rcgrabbag June 8, 2014 11:02 am

    You could probably get somewhere between $300-$500 USD for the condition you describe. Check ‘Completed Listings’ on ebay for similar items that have sold so you can get an idea of what items like yours sell.

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