Tamiya R/C Dark Impact Model Kit (ESC Required)

Brand: Tamiya

Drive: 4WD

Model Number: 58370

Scale: 1/10

Surface: Off Road

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The Tamiya Dark Impact is a 1/10th scale radio control car specially designed to excel in off-road buggy racing. It features a mid-rear mounted motor and longitundinally mounted battery for optimum balance for jumping.

The Tamiya Dark Impact radio control buggy has its battery inserted through the bottom of the DF-03 chassis, eliminating need to remove body, which makes routine maintenance easy and quick. High performance shaft drive 4WD combines with suspension system featuring extra long suspension arms for improved stability and off-road handling making this radio control Tamiya Dark Impact buggy formidable.

About the Model

  • High performance 1/10 4WD buggy chassis designed for off-road racing.
  • 4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension features CVA oil dampers and extra long suspension arms for improved stability and handling.
  • Includes sealed diff gearbox indispensable for off-road running.
  • Features full ball bearings
  • Includes 540 type motor
  • Newly designed off-road tires and wheels featured larger diameter and width, and new tread pattern designed for excellent running and control on hard dirt tracks
  • Tires: High Density Spike Tires K (4WD/Front, 62/25), High Density Spike Tires K (Rear, 62/35)
  • Wheels: Large Dish Wheels (4WD/Front, 62/25), Large Dish Wheels (Rear 62/35)
  • 2.94 internal gear ratio.

Wide Variety of Replacement Parts and Hop-Up Parts are separately available. Click Here to view

Want to make your Dark Impact even faster? Why not check out our range of upgrade brushed electric motors, or unbeatable Brushless Motor Combo's.

We have packaged the radio control system, battery and charger together for an easy additional purchase.


  • 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
  • ESC: Electronic Speed Controller

Manufacturer: Tamiya
Model: 58370 R/C Dark Impact Model Kit (ESC Required)
Scale: 1/10

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  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Karl Gvalda

    Dark impact rc kit

    Arrived today so chuffed, the last time I built a tamiya kit was 30 years ago, very good service and I will be using wonderland models again thanks guys.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Turdeater

    Easy build nice car

    Very very easy to construct, eay to drive and best of all cheap for a 4wd off roader. Come ball raced withe oil shocks!

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Bradleyshaw

    Top class

    Hard to build fast good at ramps best car I've bought

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Colin McCulloch


    Challenging build and great performance. Dont be afraid of the dark!

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