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Taiyo value and price guide

What's your 'Taiyo' worth? Here are some recently sold items (USA).

Picture Title Date Sold for
Rare Wheel A Gear Robot Mib Japan 10/2019 $886.00
Tyco Rc 9 6v Turbo Bandit 10/2019 $473.43
Tyco Bandit Rc 9 6v Turbo Baja Turbo Rc 09/2019 $454.49
Tyco Bandit Rc 9 6v Turbo Baja Turbo Rc 09/2019 $412.07
Tyco Super Fast Traxx Rc Car The Huge 08/2019 $382.53

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Comments (6)

Jeff - August 21, 2019
Hi, I acquired a 7-Up car at a swap meet in far eastern Germany in late 2016. Just the car, no box but pretty nice condition and works. I'd like to sell it as we are about to travel for a couple of years and are selling off our fun house things. Thanks, Jeff
Nice, I found some here: Taiyo 7-UP. Have a great trip, sounds awesome!

Gloria - March 18, 2019
I recently picked up a Tyco R/C Pontiac radio controlled car made by Taiyo in Singapore. The car is blue and red with silver rims. The stickers are 43, Oil Treatment, STP and others. I cant find it on the internet. I have the remote and it works. Any info you may have on it would be great. Thank you.
You could look for vintage taiyo rc cars to find similar cars.

Chris - August 14, 2014
Hi, I have a Taiyo (Japan) Mighty Tank Radio Racer, and can't find anything on the internet about it, and I am wondering if anyone can help in terms of the history, rarity and value?Thank YouChris

Sam - July 9, 2014
I recently found a NON-FALL MYSTERY BEACH BUGGY at a second hand store. Its missing both headlights, and hood ornament. Does anyone know where I can find these to aid in the restoration of this awesome collectible?
That will be difficult! Maybe try to find another one for parts? Search for example on this website for: Taiyo buggy and maybe one will pop up.

Jc - February 12, 2012
I have a taiyo VW car with lee batteries and filters logos on the doors also says hunter on the doors.there is a black cat face on the hood with a flag it says s.e.v.marchal lee under that.the car is white with one black racing strip and one red.any info on this would be great and whats it worth. thanks
Difficult to say depends on state (is it boxed?) and demand. Try and search through these pictures for your beetle for more info.

Matt - November 8, 2011
I have a Ford Mustang Non-Fall Mystery Bump'N Go battery operated toy car with lights Any info on this would be great and what it is worth. Thanks