Ready for Engine R/C Truck Racing?
There's nothing else quite like driving an R/C engine truck. Get huge air off jumps and fly through the sky with the greatest of ease. Race across rugged terrain like it was no different that a paved road. Impress your friends with the thrilling exhaust tone and dynamic performance. And best of all, its factory finished to allow you to enjoy the fun right out of the box! The powerful Tamiya FS-15S Engine (2.5cc displacement) features slide carb. Recoil starter is included for easy starting. Oil damped 4-wheel double wishbone suspension features long arms for securing stable running on rough terrain. Overwhelm the opposition with your powerful performance, and spend hours enjoying this versatile and high performance truck.
Shaft Drive 4WD Features Superior Balance and High Power
Reinforced resin lower deck features aluminium die cast engine mount, and locates heavy components such as engine, R/C unit and fuel tank as low and to the centre as possible. Front and rear drive shafts, propeller shaft and other drive train components employ universal joints for efficient and reliable power transmission. Big sized 110mm tires feature inner sponges. Front mud guard keeps inside of chassis frame clear of debris during off-road running.
High Performance FS-15S Engine
High revolution .15 engine features large diameter slide carburettor and 2.5cc displacement. The engine features recoil starter and adjustable idling, main needle and slow needle to obtain maximum engine performance. All engines have received basic pre-tuning before leaving the factory. Precision disc brake system provides the safe and controlled braking necessary for a high-powered engine.
Frontal Impact Control System (FICS)
4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension is located in centre line for optimum balance. Excellent mechanical grip ensures stable and reliable running. Frontal Impact Control System (FICS) absorbs impact during a front-on collision by an expandable suspension mount, minimizing damage to front suspension arms. Front & rear camber and toe angle is fully adjustable.
Full Set of Large Diameter Bearings
Large diameter 2112 ball bearings are used to provide long lasting performance. Extremely smooth chassis bottom for best skid performance has been obtained by sinking all screw heads and eliminating any height difference between lower deck and aluminium die-cast engine mount.
Trigger Type Transmitter for Precise Control
Transmitter has been specially designed by renowned German industrial designer, H. A. Muth, designer of the Suzuki GSX1000S Katana motorcycle. The unique, ergonomic design, features steering wheel and trigger positioned for optimum performance with minimal distractions. All parts that require a soft touch for precision manoeuvring such as steering wheel, trigger and grip have been produced from high quality soft resin. Control switches and trims are located on the front for a user friendly design.
All parts according to Tamiya Guide books, Tamiya manuals and Tamiya parts listings.