Tamiya The Hornet Kit

The Hornet Kit

Take on tough terrain with this 1/10 scale, 2WD classic!

Powered by a 540 motor, the Hornet also boasts a high-performance suspension, straight ribbed racing tires up front and high-grip spiked tires in the rear. It's the classic 1/10 scale, 2WD buggy that can tackle any tough terrain!

  • Monocoque plastic tub-style chassis with side bumpers.
  • Rear wheel drive.
  • Mabuchi RS540SH motor with bushing and sealed endbell.
  • TEU-101BK forward/reverse ESC.
  • Clear Lexan® body with clear Lexan® wing.
  • Front coil-over friction shocks.
  • Rear aluminum oil shocks.
  • Independent front A-arm and rear rolling rigid axle suspension.
  • Single-speed transmission.
  • Bevel gear differentials.
  • Servo saver.
  • Plastic bushings.
  • Black plastic rail-type front bumper.
  • Fixed, non-adjustable camber tie rods.
  • Two adjustable steering tie rods, which attach to the servo saver and knuckle arm.
  • 19-tooth, 32-pitch pinion gear.
  • 50-tooth counter gear.
  • 1.4 in. (36 mm) tires (ribbed front and spiked rear).
  • 3-piece, 5-spoke white plastic wheels.
  • Decal sheet.
  • Sealed rear gearbox.

Length: 15.7 in (400 mm), Width: 9.1 in (230 mm), Height: 5.9 in (150 mm), Weight (approx.): 1.9 lb (874 g), Requirements: 2-channel radio with 1 steering servo, Receiver with BEC, 6-cell NiCd/NiMH stick pack with standard connector, AC/DC timed or peak charger, 8 "AA" batteries, Paint, Building and track equipment.