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Vaterra Twin Hammers 1.9 Rock Racer

This is the Vaterra Twin Hammers 1/10 Scale 4WD RTR (Ready-To-Run) Electric Rock Racer, with an included 2.4GHz Spektrum DX3e radio system, 540 brushed motor power system, 7.4V 2000mAh LiPo battery pack and a battery charger.

Each February, hundreds of rock racers compete in a 165-mile-long race through Johnson Valley in California’s Mojave Desert. Many call it the toughest off-road race on the planet. Thousands of fans are watching. Adrenaline is pumping. Two trails in the race, the Jackhammer and the Sledgehammer, are the most difficult. They’re known as the Twin Hammers-the place where legends are made.

No longer do you have to choose between a 1.9 crawler and an off-road buggy. With the Twin Hammers™ rock racer, you get the best of both worlds in one bone-crushing vehicle. Easily handle anything you come up against, from jagged rocks to extreme jumps. Just shift the two-speed transmission on the fly and you’re good to go. Your next adventure is waiting. And it starts with the Twin Hammers.

 

In-Depth Features:

  • 4-Link Suspension: A single solid axle with rear shocks mounted on the trailing arms gives the Twin Hammers rock racer a scale look that is simply unmatched in RC. It also lets you crawl or go on high-speed runs when you want, where you want.
  • Brushless Ready Drive Train: Go from crawling to high speeds at the push of a button without stopping. You can easily shift the two-speed gearbox into low range to tackle treacherous rocks and then shift into high range to blast across rough terrain. The control is yours.
  • Waterproof* Electronics: Includes watertight, sealed electronics that let you drive anytime, anywhere. Snow, rain and mud – this truck can handle it all. (For complete details on waterproof standards, please refer to the product instruction manual)
  • Scale Lights, Cockpit & Body Panels: Talk about realism. The Twin Hammers rock racer has a multi-piece body kit, an extensive roll-cage design, a spare tire on the back and an authentic-looking cockpit area.
  • Beadlock Wheels & Tires: Tackle the terrain in style. The Twin Hammers rock racer comes with five fully-functional, realistic scale wheels and tires that look just like those on full-size trucks.

Features:

  • Manually selectable hi/lo 2-speed transmission
  • Scale detail including live rear axle
  • Lightweight, multi-purpose vehicle
  • 2-speed transmission, front independent suspension, and waterproof electronics for go anywhere fun

Specifications: 
Length: 18 in (457.2mm) 
Width: 5.9 in (149.9mm) 
Height: 6.125 in (155.6mm) 
Wheelbase: 11.6 in (294.6mm) 
Chassis: Molded 
Suspension: Cantilever front, trailing arm rear 
Drivetrain: 4WD 
Tire Type: Losi Race Claws 
Motor: 540 brushed 
Radio: Spektrum Dx3E 
Battery: 7.4v 2200mah 2S LiPo pack 
Charger: Li-Po wall charger 1.8A 
Gear Pitch: 48P 
Kit/RTR: RTR 
Shock Type: Oil-filled 
Body: Roll cage with painted body panels 
Ball Bearings: Complete

Needed To Complete

Nothing!

Everything You Need In One Box: 
• Spektrum™ DX3E 2.4GHz 3-channel Transmitter with Batteries 
• Dynamite® 2S 7.4V 2000mAh Li-Po Battery 
• Dynamite 1.8-AMP AC Li-Po Wall Charger

16 Responses to Vaterra Twin Hammers 1.9 Rock Racer

  • brian says:

    where can you buy this at

  • Ty Giebel says:

    It is not out yet. But will be distributed through Horizon Hobby when it hits the shelves.

  • That thing looks wicked awesome, I’m definitely gonna have to buy one. How soon will they come out and what price is gonna be put on it?

  • jon says:

    dont think a release date has been announced, but you google it to find out price

  • Bill says:

    540 type motor any word on how many turns it is?

  • nick says:

    hobby-town usa will have them
    and 399 is what i was told

  • ccbg says:

    On one of the pictures it looks like the motor is “15 turns”, or that is what I’m guessing that it is written on the motor.

  • Shane says:

    That chassis would be sweet for a trophy truck setup!

  • Nathan says:

    I work at a hobby shop and there is a big buzz about this truck it will definately be a big seller, open front diff but a locker will be available, aluminum front c’s and hubs and alot of other upgrades will be available for this truck I’v got 8 on the way to my shop as we speak so I look forward to holding one, a bit narrow at almost 6 inches tho.

  • Sebby says:

    ok now I’m ALL WET on this….when where how much?!? lol

  • John Schafer says:

    My local Hobbytown USA will them on the shelves this Friday the 8th. Hobbytown has an exclusive agreement with Horizon to get all the Vaterra R/C’s two weeks earlier than the rest of the market. They will be $399. RTR

  • John Schafer says:

    BTW that is Hobbytown in Concord, CA

  • Matt says:

    Bought one, it is a riot to run!

  • JRCp2013 says:

    You should know that it is actually a 28 tooth pinion gear to 78 spur.

  • Hermano de Carvalho says:

    Ola Amigos, como faço para comprar um Vaterra Twin Hammers 1.9 Rock Racer
    Quanto custa para entregar no Brasil CEP58015180
    No aguardo
    Obrigado

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