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1/12 Volkswagen Golf Mk.1 Racing Group 2 FWD On-Road Touring Car Kit

Item No. TAM47308A
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1/12 Volkswagen Golf Mk.1 Racing Group 2 FWD On-Road Touring Car Kit

Item No. TAM47308A
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Product Details

The Volkswagen Golf Mk.1 was a well-known machine of European touring car racing. The Kamei-sponsored car with its distinctive livery ran in the low-modification Group 2 class of its day.
Key Features
  • M-05 Chassis Features A Semi-Monocoque Resin Frame
  • 4-Wheel Independent Double Wishbone Suspension
  • Gold Color Wheels Paired With M-Chassis Slick Tires
  • Includes Marking Stickers For Decoration
  • Includes 540-Type Brushed Motor And ESC
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In The Box
  • (1) Volkswagen Golf Mk.1 Kit
  • (1) HobbyWing THW 1060 Brushed Motor ESC
  • (1) 540-Brushed Type Motor
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Needed to Complete
  • (1) 2+ Channel Radio System
  • (1) Standard-Size Steering Servo
  • (1) 7.2V - 7.4V Battery
  • (1) Battery Charger
1/12 Volkswagen Golf Mk.1 Racing Group 2 FWD On-Road Touring Car Kit

Introduction

The Tamiya R/C model faithfully captures the fun and maneuverability of the real life subject as it comes on the proven M-05 M-chassis platform. The M-05 is a simple to build FWD (front wheel drive) machine, which allow for numerous after-market parts to be outfitted as you grow with your skill.

Features

  • Polycarbonate body.
  • The front wheel drive M-05 chassis features a lightweight, narrow, durable, and easy-assembly semi- monocoque resin frame.
  • Gearbox, motor, battery pack, receiver, servo and ESC are positioned for optimum weight distribution and a low center of gravity.
  • Ground-hugging 4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension and the 3-piece steering linkage supply stable high-speed cornering.
  • Stylish gold color wheels are paired with M-Chassis racing slick tires featuring tire inserts.
  • Includes marking stickers for decoration.
  • An entire range of Hop-Up option parts are available to tune your M-05 chassis.
  • Includes 540-Type Brushed motor and ESC.

M-05: Low Center of Gravity, High Performance!

The front wheel drive M-05 chassis features a lightweight, narrow, durable, and easy-assembly semi-monocoque resin frame. Gearbox, motor, battery pack, receiver, servo, and ESC are-positioned for optimum weight distribution, and a low center of gravity. Ground-hugging 4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension and the 3-piece steering linkage supply stable high-speed cornering. 5-spoke wheels are-molded in black and have tires with realistic tread patterns and inner sponge. In this kit, the chassis is setup with the 239mm L wheelbase.

Body
Body

Molded polycarbonate body captures the details of the Volkswagen Golf Mk.1.

 

M-05 Chassis
M-05 Chassis

The front wheel drive M-05 chassis features a lightweight, narrow, durable, and easy-assembly semi-monocoque resin frame.

 

Weight Distribution
Weight Distribution

Gearbox, motor, battery pack, receiver, servo and ESC are positioned for optimum weight distribution and a low center of gravity.

 

Wheels and Tires
Wheels and Tires

Stylish gold color wheels are paired with M-Chassis racing slick tires featuring tire inserts.

 

Independent Suspension
Independent Suspension

Ground-hugging 4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension and the 3-piece steering linkage supply stable high-speed cornering.

 

Product Specifications

Product Width 6.88" (175 mm)
Radio Sold Separately
Receiver Sold Separately
Shock Type Friction type
Body Polycarbonate
Scale 1/10
Power Type Electric
Servos Sold Separately
Motor Type Brushed
Speed Control Included
Wheelbase 8.26" (210 mm)
Battery Sold Separately
Gear Ratio Adjustable
Motor Size 540-brushed type
Product Length 12.95" (329 mm)
Suspension Fully Independent Double Wishbone
Completion Level Kit
Drivetrain 2WD
Drive Type Forward/Brake/Reverse
Product Height 4.72" (120 mm)
Ball Bearings Plastic bushing
Chassis ABS Plastic M-05
Vehicle Type On-Road
Water-Resistant No
Bushing Material Plastic
Charger Sold Separately
Differential Gear