Kyosho Corp. is a model car company based in Tokyo, Japan. The company operates under the name Kyosho. The company's main headquartes is in Chiyoda, Tokyo. The company is one of the oldest model RC car makers in Japan as it was found on October 10, 1963. Kyosho makes a wide variety of products, including RC cars, planes, helicopters, and boats. Kyosho also makes highly detailed diecast model cars. Its big competitor in the RC vehicle area is Tamiya. Many of their RC off road cars and buggies have won RC off-road competitions. Since 1992, Kyosho has specialised in creating high quality collector's Diecast car replicas. Kyosho offers a wide range of scale cars Kyosho's main competition comes from companies such as AUTOart, Minichamps, and Hot Wheels Elite. Kyosho is also the official manufacturer of BMW licensed scale cars sold only at BMW dealerships. Kyosho make diecast models with the Gran Turismo franchise.