Fans around the world have been clamoring for more re-releases of classic Tamiya R/C cars and Tamiya has indeed been listening. The eye-catching Hotshot 4WD buggy, which was originally released in the 1980's and helped popularize the R/C hobby, now makes a return with it's timeless body shape matched with updated improvements to let both old and new R/C fans enjoy exciting off-road action.
High-quality 1/10 scale R/C assembly kit of the improved Hotshot off-road buggy. Redesigned chassis features 4-wheel double wishbone suspension with unique front and rear mono-shocks. Diaphragm-type oil dampers provide stable off-road driving performance. New propeller shaft features dog bone type linkage to optimize power transmission efficiency. Buggy body with large rear wing remains faithful to the original styling.Aluminum heat sink helps keep the motor cool and is also an eye-catching chassis highlight. Triangular wheel hubs further enhance the buggy's unique look.
ESC (TBLE-02S) and Type 540 motor included. Wide range of Option Parts available to customize the look and performance of your machine. Model may vary from image on box.Ready to assemble r/c model kit. Re-issued/revised version of the 1985 model hotshot. Front and rear sealed gearboxes with differential gears.
Full-time shaft driven 4wd system. Front and rear independent double wishbone suspension. FRP battery holder and stand allow chassis to be lifted up for maintenance. Front and rear suspension features stabilizers and oil dampers.
Monocoque abs resin frame plus polycarbonate body and wing. Radio control system recommended (avilable separately).
Requires a 7.2V battery (not included). Electric Kits Require (unless stated differently above). Radio: 2-Channel with servo(s).
Battery: 6-cell flat with standard Tamiya connector. Charger: AC/DC timed or peak for 6-cell battery. Paint: PS for Polycarbonate/TS for ABS. Items: Building and track equipment.