FTX DR8 1/8 6S Desert Racer RTR Blue

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  • Up to 100kph
  • 150Amp brushless ESC w/XT90
  • 6S compatible
  • 2000kv 4-pole brushless motor

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Get ready to enter the speed arena with the DR8 Desert Racer from FTX! Big, brutal and fast the DR8 is sure to capture the attention of electric powered brushless fans looking for a fast performer with the added bonus of some scale realism.

Featuring the leading 6S compatible Hobbywing speed control and 4274 2000kv brushless motor, the true test will be finding enough space to unleash the DR8 to its full potential of up to 100kph!

At these speeds a solid base is required and the DR8 features heavy-duty materials and a proven design, with 3mm heavy-duty aluminium front and rear braced main chassis, 5mm thick front and rear aluminium shock towers and reinforced moulded suspension components all standard to help soak up any high speed tumbles.

The 4WD drivetrain features sealed oil filled metal-geared differentials coupled with spiral toothed output gear and pinion and is finished off with a hardened steel spur gear for a near bulletproof transmission.

Fully adjustable pivot ball suspension, front and rear anti-roll bars and big bore adjustable oil filled shock absorbers all contribute to provide race like handling and adjustability for different terrains.

The DR8 is topped off with a classic, desert buggy inspired moulded tubular roll cage frame with printed lexan panels and spare wheel. A detailed interior driver cockpit, painted fire extinguishers are all rounded off with super bright front and rear LED light bars.

Features:

  • 2.4ghz Radio system
  • Waterproof 15kg metal geared servo
  • Hobbywing 150Amp brushless ESC w/XT90
  • 2000kv 4-pole brushless motor
  • Scale moulded tubular roll cage, spare tyre & interior
  • Heavy-duty Front CVD driveshafts
  • Big bore aluminium-threaded oil filled shock absorbers
  • 3mm aluminium chassis with side guards
  • 3-differential shaft drive transmission
  • Heavy-duty steel gears
  • Spiral-tooth diff gears
  • Ball bearings
  • Block tread tyres mounted on scale wheels
  • Requires 4S or 6S battery (XT90) & charger

 

Specifications:

  • Length: 540mm
  • Width: 340mm
  • Height: 220mm
  • Wheelbase: 360mm

 

What's In the Box

  • FTX DR8 1/8 6S Desert Racer RTR Blue
  • Radio Gear

 

Required to Run

  • 2x LiPo batteries (2S or 3S) with XT90
  • Charger
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Reviewed by Chris C.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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Very good

The car is very good But the receiver didn’t work so I hat to bye one

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Reviewed by Alli P.
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Rated 5 out of 5
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Amazing car!!

I’ve had ftx before wasn’t a fan as it was very fragile… the dr8 surprised me on how sturdy it is! Spare wheel will fly off if you crash but it’s an easy fix! All round amazing car!

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Reviewed by Stephen R.
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Rated 5 out of 5
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DR8

Ideal robust car, well worth buying at the low price, plenty of upgrades available for future development

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Reviewed by David
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Rated 5 out of 5
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DR 8

Great car 6s for £329 from RC geeks you can’t go wrong

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Reviewed by Paul F.
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
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fast and friendly service

great shopping experience ,website is easy to navigate, product is fantastic and the delivery was fast,

thank you RC Geeks, i will 100% be back again for some more goody's.

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