Our Traxxas Electric Car Range
Traxxas are world renowned for awesome remote control cars that are ready-to-run and super-fun straight out of the box. So its great to announce that we now stock some of their finest models! Read on to learn more about these incredible vehicles and some of their unique features, the full selection is available at our webstore.
At RC Geeks we love cars, trucks and buggies that are robust whilst also easy to use; Traxxas models have always ticked these boxes. We feel the innovative designs, robust material choices and stellar performance that their vehicles provide, more than justify their prices. All of the models featured in this blog are ready-to-run out of the box (in fact they are famed for it), requiring no assembly or setup.
Traxxas Slash – 2WD Short Course Truck
A 1/10th scale 2WD model with waterproof electronics for all-weather driving excitement in water, mud and snow! With the included battery this truck will hit 40mph, upgrade to a 3S LiPo and you can be knocking on for 60mph+! Its probably our favourite out of the currently stocked range. The truck features:
- Traxxas Stability Management (TSM)
- Waterproof Electronics for All-Weather Driving Excitement
- Traxxas 8.4v Battery and 12V DC Charger
- Velineon Brushless Power System with suspension tuned to suit
- Dual-bellcrank steering system with integrated servo-saver and high-torque servo
- Heavy-duty driveshafts
- Top Speed: 60+mph!
Traxxas E-Revo – AWD
A smaller 1/16th scale vehicle just 14 inches in length, the all-wheel-drive model offers incredible performance for its size. An excellent introduction into the Traxxas range, the brushed E-REVO comes ready to run and includes a 6-cell NiMH cell and charger. Shown here in black, it is also available with a blue body shell. The E-REVO features:
- Revo suspension technology for superior handling and control
- Full-time 4WD
- Titan® 550 motor—largest in class
- Waterproof electronics
- Torque-control™ slipper clutch
- Sealed differentials
- Rubber-sealed ball bearings
Traxxas Bandit – 2WD Buggy
The Bandit is a traditional rear-wheel-drive buggy with a powerful 12 turn 550 sized motor. it comes complete with 7 cell NiMH battery and a 4amp fast charger to limit your downtime. Other features include:
- Titan 12-Turn 550 modified motor
- Revo-Spec Torque-Control slipper clutch (patent pending)
- Alias step-pin rear tires (glued), Alias ribbed front tires
- Included optional 31-tooth pinion gear
You can find it here on our webstore.
Traxxas Rustler – 2WD Stadium Truck
With its waterproof electronics, the Rustler is ideal for all terrains and conditions. The model itself has a similar in look and feel to HPI’s E-Firestorm. It is fast out of the box but utilising an optional 7-cell battery and the included 28 tooth pinion gear the model will see speeds over 35mph!
- Titan 12-Turn 550 Modified Motor
- New Wing Mounted with Blue-Anodized Precision Hex Hardware
- New Large Axle Carriers with 5x11mm Oilite Bushings
- Revo-Spec Torque-Control slipper clutch
- Alias step-pin rear tires, Alias ribbed front tires, complete with foam inserts
- Powder coated white springs
Traxxas Stampede 4X4 VXL Monster truck
We have saved the best till last. The Stampede monster truck is a monsterous brushless powered 4×4 beast. It even features a self-righting system that has to be seen to be believed. This truck is just incredible, you can see it in action over on their youtube channel.
- Chassis designed specifically for Stampede 4X4
- Dual-bellcrank steering with integrated servo saver
- Unique Shock Guards protect the suspension arms and shocks
- New Heavy-Duty driveshafts
- Velineon Brushless Power System
- 4-Position Wheelie Bar
- Revo-spec sealed, silicone-filled differentials
- Rubber-sealed Ball Bearings
As ever its available on our webstore.
Looking to shorten your downtime?
Traxxas’ proprietary battery technologies mean you are best of buying genuine Traxxas cells to get the most from your models. We have a selection of batteries, LiPo and NiMH cells ranging from 2200mAh to 5800mAh. We’d also suggest picking up the EZ Peak Plus 4 Amp smart battery charger. It will handle both LiPo and NiMH cells and charging is as simple as plugging them in; Plus the charger also offers a one-touch LiPo storage program.
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We are really excited to be finally stocking Traxxas cars and will be expanding our range of vehicles, spares and accessories over the course of the year. Keep an eye on the manufacturer page for more information. Editors note : All images in this blog are property of Traxxas.