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Official Kyosho 1/10 Scale Beetle 2014 Off-Road Racer 2WD Buggy - KIT Thread

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  • Official Kyosho 1/10 Scale Beetle 2014 Off-Road Racer 2WD Buggy - KIT Thread

    Beetle 2014 Off-Road Racer 1/10 Scale 2WD Buggy - KIT from Kyosho - KYO30614B

    Version Info: This buggy is a KIT, and as such will require electronics, paint and other equipment (see Requires below for details).

    The famous Kyosho Scorpion and Baja Beetle combined into one legendary off-road machine that became synonymous with electric buggy racing in the 1980’s, a name that is still known around the world today. Now, in honor of the original Scorpion and its many fans, the Beetle makes a triumphant return with the advanced Scorpion 2014 chassis featuring the same basic ladder frame 2WD structure as the original, but with the latest technology and components. from the kit, making assembly easier and the finished chassis lighter and more rigid. From experts familiar with the Scorpion’s standard of performance to present-day drivers unaware of the Scorpion legend, all will enjoy the Scorpion experience that inspired so many and it is backed by Motion RC's world-renowned customer service and technical support. Drive on!
    More Power and Performance

    The nostalgic form of the Baja Racer combines with advanced components and full ball bearing specifications. More power and performance than ever!
    Improved Driveability

    Front and rear suspension arms are made from 6061T6 aluminum to realize improved rigidity, durability and lightness. Wide front tread delivers superior driving stability.
    Two-Piece Diecast Aluminum Gearbox

    Includes two-piece diecast aluminum gearbox with built-in diff gears. Included slipper clutch can be set according to various surface types and conditions.
    Superior Efficiency

    Sintered alloy and nylon combine in 48 pitch gears to deliver superior efficiency. Includes two gears for high-speed and low-speed settings. Ball differential is also available as an optional upgrade.
    6061T6 Aluminum

    Main frame, front & rear shock stays and sub frame plate are made from 6061T6 aluminum. Underside of chassis is countersunk for a flat finish.
    Excellent Damping

    Aluminum cylinders and stainless shafts in the oil shocks produce excellent damping. Delivers smooth movement through the entire stroke range.
    New Tires

    Unique Baja style is recreated with advanced high-grip compound tires with new tread pattern. Rear tires are equipped with inner sponges and the one-piece structure of wheels realizes lighter weight.
    Diverse Radio Box Design

    Radio box design takes care of cable management and is suitable for the shapes and sizes of most current batteries.
    True Racing Buggy Performance

    Includes easily attached tubular front bumper and newly designed rear body mounts. Enjoy the freedom of true racing buggy performance.
    • Revival of the off road BEETLE. 2014 version upgraded throughout
    • Kit includes pre-assembled gearbox and oil shocks (shock oil sold separately)
    • 6061T6 forged aluminum suspension arms
    • Two-piece diecast aluminum gearbox with built-in diff gears
    • Slipper clutch protects gears and provides traction setting options
    • Oil shocks with aluminum cylinders and stainless shafts deliver smooth movement
    • Countersunk surface allows screws to be seated flat
    • Lightweight design from reduction in tapping screws and nuts
    • Near complete use of hex screws provides secure assembly
    • One-piece structure of rear wheels realizes lighter weight
    • Inner sponges included with rear tires
    • Includes newly developed block pattern high-grip compound tires
    • High efficiency full ball bearing specification. (14 included)
    • Radio box is suitable for the various shapes and sizes of current batteries
    • Ball diff from Ultima RB can be installed as an optional upgrade
    • Kyosho Beetle 2014 Off-Road Racer 1/10 Scale 2WD Buggy - KIT
    • Pre-assembled kit (gear box and oil shocks are pre-assembled)
    • Pre-cut clear polycarbonate body
    • Decals
    • L-shape hex wrench
    • Cross wrench
    • Shock wrench
    • Shock oil
    • Grease
    • 2-channel R/C system (1x servo and 1x ESC)
    • 540 Size Motor (20T-27T recommended)
    • 7.2V 1800mAh NiMH battery
    • ESC compatible with motor
    • Battery pack for chassis
    • Paint for painting the polycarbonate body
    • Batteries for transmitter
    • Tools (1.5, 2, 2.5mm hex wrench driver)
    • NiMH compatible battery charger - we recommend the SkyRC B6AC V2 50W 6 Cell (6S) AC/DC LiPo Battery Charger

    Model Scale 1/10
    Length 398mm / 15.6in
    Width 236mm / 9.2n
    Height 165mm / 6,4in
    Weight (No Battery) 1040g / 36.6oz
    Wheelbase 263mm / 10.3in
    Ground Clearance N/A
    Body ABS Plastic
    Chassis N/A
    Drivetrain N/A
    Wheel Size (Diameter x Width) F: 75×20mm / R: 85×41mm
    Wheel Hex Size N/A
    Tire Tread Front: 198mm / Rear: 195mm
    Bushing Material N/A
    Suspension N/A
    Shock Type Oil-Filled
    Transmission N/A
    Gear Pitch N/A
    Internal Gear Ratio 9.24:1
    Final Drive Ratio N/A
    Pinion N/A
    Spur Gear N/A
    Differential N/A
    Ball Bearings N/A
    Brakes N/A
    Electronic Speed Control 45A (required)
    Motor 540 Motor (20T – 27T recommended) (required)
    Battery 7.2V 1800mAh NiMH battery (required)
    Max Battery Dimensions (L x W x H) N/A
    Servos N/A
    Radio Syncro KT-231P+ transmitter
    Lights No
    Sound No
    Water Resistant N/A
    Skill Level Intermediate
    Assembly Time 1+ Hours
    Recommended Environment Offroad