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The Mini 4WD Penguin Racer (Japanese: ミニ四駆 ペンギン, Miniyonku Pengin) is a Racing Mini 4WD car released by Tamiya on April 17, 2021.

Based on the Panda Racer, it was the 12th entry in the animal Mini 4WD sub-series.

General info

The Penguin Racer featuring the pastel blue bodyshell, with the penguin-themed decal on it.

Unique to this car is the pre-painted, cute penguin driver figuring that is in black color with white underbelly.

It was equipped with the gold plated, large diameter low-profile 6-spoke wheels paired with the white, hard-compound low-profile slick tires. Its chassis frame and A parts were molded in silver and gray respectively.

Technical info

Variant Body Chassis Wheels Tires Motor Dimensions Gear


Color: Pastel Blue
Material: ABS

Type: VZ
Frame: Light Gray, ABS
A parts: Silver, ABS and POM

Size: Large
Type: Low-Profile 6-Spoke
Spoke: 6
Fitment: Squared
Color: Gold Plated
Material: Polypropylene

Size: Large
Type: Low-Profile Slick
Color: White
Material: Hard Elastomer


Length: 158
Width: 98
Height: 45




See also

Base car

External links

Tamiya Japan

Tamiya America

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