Tamiya R/C Sand Scorcher Off Road Buggy Model Kit
Model Number: 58452
Surface: Off Road
The Tamiya Sand Scorcher is to be reintroduced to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of the original Sand Scorcher with an improved re-release of the radio control car model.
The new improvements include more fine tuned parts.
Just as the original, the updated Sand Scorcher features ribbed front tires and paddle rear tires.
Since the Sand Scorcher and the Buggy Champ use the same chassis, the spare parts are interchangeable.
Specs & Features
This is an Officially Licensed 1/10 scale R/C assembly kit of the Sand Scorcher.
Comes equipped with full ball bearings to reduce friction loss.
Type 540 motor included.
Comes loaded with many top quality parts for improved performance such as:
- A duraluminum plate reinforced 2mm thick FRP main frame for added strength and flexibility to ensure stability.
- Newly designed die-cast front and rear suspension arms, front axle, and wheel hubs.
- Transparent case protects the R/C mechanisms. The lid can be easily detached by cam locks.
- Reinforced front uprights.
- Redesigned oil dampers.
- Original blister pack style packaging.
- Detailed hard plastic body included.
- 2-channel R/C system and battery pack separately available.
- Can be used with separately available LF1100-6.6V Racing Pack (Item 55105).
- ESC Included
ELECTRIC KITS REQUIRE:
- Radio: 2-Channel with servo(s)
- Battery: 6-cell hump back with standard Tamiya connector
- Charger: AC/DC timed or peak for 6-cell battery
- Paint: Tamiya acrylic spray paints for hard plastic
- 8xAA Batteries for the Transmitter
Model: 58452 R/C Sand Scorcher Off Road Buggy Model Kit
Reviewed by Timothy Meyer
Wonderful kit by tamiya. I had one of these the first time round and this is such a vast improvement. More detail, better speed control and proper bearings this time just to name a few. All with wonderful service from Wonderland models
Reviewed by Timothy Meyer
Scorching model from tamiya
Once again an excellent kit from tamiya my only moan is the bumper on the front is not included in the kit but other than that a great kit and with a brushless esc, so if you wished to upgrade to a brushless motor another expense saved. Also excellent service one again from wonderland models, quick delivery and well packed.
Reviewed by Dave Cope
Sand Scorcher remake
I bought one of these in the early 1980's when you could get a Baja buggy body instead of the Beetle one. Was very impressed with it then but seeing this with the dampers pre-built will be a blessing for most people. If this is as good as the 80's model, there will be a lot of happy people out there.
Reviewed by Jonathan Mortimer
A great kit at a great price
Wonderland Models had this at by far the best price that I could find, other places were like £20 more expensive (or more). Delivery was quick and well packaged, couldn't ask for more.
Reviewed by Roy Smithers
Excellent service great price and great model. Thanks
Reviewed by Nigel Wilson
Wonderful kit over the moon with it.
Reviewed by David Matlock
This was my third Tamiya purchase and by far the best yet. A pleasure to build, paint and play with. I am very glad to have managed to get hold of one.
Reviewed by Robert Tomlin
Just buy one
More fun than you can shake a stick at and modifying potential only limited by your imagination. Wonderful
Reviewed by Keith Swinton
This is an excellent model, providing sufficient complexity to be a little challenging, but not enough to put you off. Most of the running gear , engine and drive shafts are metal which will make the completed R/C model very robust.
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