Sand Rover 2011
Model Number: 58500
Independent, Friction Shocks
Hard white plastic 'resin' - Prepainted driver's head/hat
380 (540 optional)
The Sand Rover attracted many hobbyists to the exciting world of R/C in the early days of the radio control buggy era.
Originally released in 1981, the R/C Sand Rover featured simple construction and a dune buggy body design.
#To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Tamiya is matching the classic buggy body with the modern, easy-to-assemble DT-02 chassis, making it perfect for those who are new to R/C hobby.
Specs and Features
1/10 scale R/C assembly kit.
Kit includes FREE BONUS PARTS (1150 Ball Bearing x 8pcs.) First production run bonus only.
The durable resin body is molded in white and may be finished using Tamiya Color paints.
The DT-02 chassis is equipped with a 4-wheel independent suspension with coil spring dampers.
380 size motor included and is coupled with a 10T pinion gear (gear ratio=15.768:1)
Fully-enclosed gearbox protects against dirt and debris.
Ribbed front and spiked rear tires
Semi-finished driver figure (pre-painted face & hat) included.
Included Type 380 motor can be replaced with Type 540 motor to increase speed and power.
Tamiya TEU-104BK forward and reverse brushed motor speed control. (equipped with low voltage protection feature)