Kyosho Beetle

The second member of the Scorpion family, sold as Cox Beetle and Graupner Beetle in certain markets.

Model number: 2138
Model name: Kyosho Beetle
Released: 1983
Type: Model kit
Chassis design: Akira Kogawa
Body design: Tadashi Kurihara
Design house: Auto Model
Instr. manual: JapaneseSwedish (Scorpion/Beetle)
Market: World
Made in: Japan
Related models: Scorpion – Tomahawk – Turbo Scorpion – Sidewinder – Advance – Assault

Graupner Beetle

Variation
Model number: 4950
Model name: Graupner Beetle
Released: 1985
Type: Model kit
Instr. manual: English/German (Scorpion/Beetle)
Market: Germany and other parts of Europe
Made in: Japan

Cox Beetle

Variation
Model number: ?
Model name: Cox Beetle
Released: ?
Type: Pre-built model
Instr. manual: MISSING – Please upload it here if you have it
Market: USA
Made in: Japan

Kyosho Beetle 2014

The original body mold made by the late Tadashi Kurihara was not something Kyosho had kept, so Akira Kogawa had to make a new.

Re-release
Model number: 30614
Model name: Kyosho Beetle 2014
Released: December 2014
Type: Model kit
Chassis design: Akira Kogawa
Body design: Tadashi Kurihara (mold re-made by Akira Kogawa)
Design house: Akira Design
Instr. manual: English
Market: World
Made in: Taiwan (by Kingstar)

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