HPI RTR 1/18 4WD Mini Recon

Sep 23, 2011 1 Comment by

This new 1/18-scale monster truck from HPI features a 2.4ghz radio system, 7.2v battery, and oil filled shocks.  Check it out in the press release below:

The HPI Mini Recon is the perfect 1/18th scale fun package. Made from extremely tough composite material the Mini Recon is nearly indestructible. Its powerful 370 size motor accelerates the Mini Recon to incredible top speeds. The Mini Recon comes as a true RTR package with absolutely everything you need to get going, including: HPI TF-40 radio set, 7.2V NiMh battery, charger and even AA batteries for the transmitter.

Features:

  • HPI TF-40 2.4GHz radio set for trouble free control
  • Heavy-duty 4WD shaft drive system to handle the High Torque RM-18 motor power.
  • The High Frequency forward and reverse RSC-18 ESC provides all the power you’ll need.
  • High torque brushed motor gives the recon great performance both on and off the road.
  • Super smooth ball differentials provide reliable power transfer.
  • Fully independent double wishbone suspension.
  • 4 Factory fitted long-stroke oil-filled shock absorbers soak up all terrain.
  • Twin point steering with integrated servo saver.
  • Covered battery for extra protection.
  • Fully ball raced, efficient drivetrain.
  • Strong molded composite tub chassis, shock towers and suspension parts make the car nearly indestructible.
  • Pre-glued high grip “Micro Block” tires on Chrome 6 spoke Rims.
  • Pre-finished and trimmed bodyshell, fully finished from factory with applied decals.
  • Full assembly instructions and HPI RC Cars DVD included!

SPECIFICATIONS:

CHASSIS LENGTH: 232mm
WIDTH: 174mm
HEIGHT: 108mm
TRACK: 145mm
WHEELBASE: 160mm
DRIVE SYSTEM: Shaft 4WD
TIRES: Micro Block

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