Redcat Racing XTE Blackout – 4WD Electric Truck

The redcat blackout xte 4WD monster truck is a real blast to drive. This RC truck will give you and family members plenty of fun memories. If you’re looking for ways to get your kids to play outside, this will definitely do it. Driving around the yard, neighborhood, local track or your grandpas farm this RC truck has the power to make life a little more enjoyable. Let’s dig into it.

Redcat Blackout XTE PRO RC Monster Truck 1/10 Scale Brushless Electric Monster Truck

Redcat Racing XTE Blackout – 4WD Electric Truck  Redcat Racing XTE Blackout - 4WD Electric Truck 

This vehicle will give you plenty of hours driving outdoors. I have always enjoyed spending time with my family driving RC vehicles outdoor. You can’t beat the terrain mother nature can provide. The dirt, rocks, creeks, mud puddles, sticks, leaves and snow make for some very challenging obstacles at times. With this redcat racing blackout 4WD RC truck you will find that you can manage most of these obstacles. Driving through a pile of leaves is always fun as you watch the leaves fly everywhere as you pass through them. When you first pull the trigger the back wheels will spit up any and all loose gravel and dirt in its path. Try not to stand to close at take off unless you like getting your shoes and clothes dirty. No need to worry when it does happen, their washable. So what do you say, lets get out there and start driving and have some serious fun.

Overview For The Blackout XTE Pro 4WD Monster Truck

Redcat Racing XTE Blackout – 4WD Electric Truck

When you first open the box you will see that everything you need is there. You will only need to charge the battery. While the battery is charging you can inspect the vehicle just to verify nothing is missing. Sometimes these things happen during packaging of the vehicle. Good news if anything is missing you can call redcat and they will be happy to send you the item that is missing free of charge. Redcat racing is also offering a 1-year limited warranty on their items. You can check their website for more specific details.

Now you have the battery fully charged and all items are accounted for. You head outside to give it a run around your yard. Be careful what direction you have it pointed. This vehicle can get up to a speed of 35mph. Try not to run over your moms flower garden, this would be very bad and possibly end you’re driving experience for the day. Now that you know what to be ready for maybe you have selected another location. Something with a little more space and fewer personal obstacles that certain family members will appreciate you for not running over them.  Redcat Racing XTE Blackout - 4WD Electric Truck 

As you turn on your remote controller and the vehicle and they have linked to each other clutching the pistol grip with one hand, squeezing the foam steering wheel with the other hand you pull the throttle back and the 4WD RC monster truck takes off kicking dirt and debris everywhere. Your eyes are now focused on the path ahead as you steer the redcat blackout xte through the surrounding obstacles that lie in its path. It is during this time that all of lives worries fade away as you are now focused on the precision of your steering and the finesse of the throttle trigger. You are able to steer the blackout XTE Pro 4WD monster truck exactly where you want it to go due to its excellent performance and innovative chassis design. This design makes the blackout RC monster truck a unique vehicle. It is chassis design utilizes several swappable parts such as the hub carriers, gear boxes, body post, turn-buckles, steering hubs, differentials and suspension arms. Each of the four suspension arms can be used at any corner of the chassis. The same goes for the steering hubs and suspension arms. The hub carriers are interchangeable front to rear, as well as the diffs, turn-buckles, gear boxes, bumper and the body mounts.

This blackout XTE Pro is equipped with a powerful 3800KV RC540 brushless electric motor, LiPO charger, 7.4v 3200mAh LiPO battery pack and 2.4GHz radio system. Oil filled coil over shocks and four wheel independent suspension allow the blackout XTE Pro to keep its composure while driving over rough terrain as you are blasting around the track.  Redcat Racing XTE Blackout - 4WD Electric Truck 

Due to the several interchangeable parts this vehicle design will save you time and money by not having to spend a lot of it purchasing spare parts. Giving you time to spend driving as this vehicle provides loads of excitement.

Unforanatly as the battery life comes to the end of its charge you drive the blackout XTE Pro back to your feet. With one battery you’re driving time will be about 15 to 20 minutes unless, with all that savings from needing to purchase spare parts you choose to invest in a second LiPO battery. If this is the case then it’s a simple change of the batteries and back you go to speeding through more obstacles.

With the design of this vehicle if you drive hard on your RC’s then you are going to love the blackout XTE Pro 4WD monster truck. It was designed with a bash able chassis. This chassis was made with several components that are interchangeable. This will help keep cost down for needing to purchase more spare parts. With this model you can simply change the parts around as needed.

Not only do you save due to the interchangeable parts the blackout XTE Pro is a terrific performer and an incredibly durable RC monster truck. If you’re driving style is pushing RC vehicles to their breaking point then you’re going to have a blast with the blackout XTE Pro. There will be fewer parts to keep on hand which will equate to more savings. You could even gain some additional space in your RC toolbox.

When you receive your Blackout XTE Pro, unpack it, charge the battery you will have some very exciting adventures ahead. Try not to black out from all the excitement. Haha  Redcat Racing XTE Blackout - 4WD Electric Truck 

What Comes With This Beast

4WD Monster truck, Revolutionary “bash able” chassis design with swappable interchangeable components, Ball bearings throughout

Tunable suspension, Adjustable ride height, Tunable shocks, Tunable gear differentials, Adjustable camber, Adjustable toe angle.

Designed with the basher in mind. Fewer parts = more savings. Many of the components are interchangeable front to rear and/or side to side.

3800KV RC540 Brushless Motor, Waterproof 45A brushless ESC, Waterproof high torque steering servo, 2.4GHz radio system.

Assembled & Ready to Run – Includes 7.4v 3200mAh LiPO Battery & LiPO Charger – Requires AA Batteries for Transmitter.

Includes: 1-year limited warranty

Technical Specs For Those Who Have to Know

Redcat Racing XTE Blackout – 4WD Electric Truck

Vehicle Scale 1/10, Transmission Forward & Reverse, Length 440mm, Width 275mm, Height 140mm Without Body, Servo Type QTY 1 Hi-Torque 15kg Servo for Steering, Wheelbase 290mm, Ground Clearance 40mm, Chassis Type Plastic, Speed Control Type 45a Brushless Waterproof ESC, Radio System 2.4GHz Radio System, Battery 7.4v 3200mAh LIPO Battery & Charger Included.  Redcat Racing XTE Blackout - 4WD Electric Truck 

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Needed to Run

Redcat Racing XTE Blackout – 4WD Electric Truck

8 AA Batteries for Remote. Yes this is the only thing missing. You can pick these up just about anywhere.

Includes: 1-year limited warranty  Redcat Racing XTE Blackout - 4WD Electric Truck 


Redcat Racing XTE Blackout – 4WD Electric Truck

Now that you have one of the coolest 4WD RC monster trucks the question is where are you going to drive it. As you select your location don’t forget to bring along a camera to take pictures and videos to keep these memories around for many years to come. Enjoy the fun and excitement that you are about to have.

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