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Tamiya Grasshopper 1/10 Off-Road buggy Kit TAM58346


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This is the Tamiya Grasshopper 1/10 Off-Road Buggy Kit

One Grasshopper rolling chassis with friction shocks
380 motor
Rigid white body
Five spoke wheels
Front ribbed tires
Rear sandpaddle tires
18 tooth pinion gear
50 tooth spur gear

Radio: 2-Channel with 1 Servo
Radio Batteries: Eight AA size
Speed Control: Electronic
Battery: 6 cell flat w/ standard connector
Charger: AC/DC timed or peak for 6-cell battery
Paint: Required for painting driver and accessories Misc.
Items: Building and track equipment

Body pictured on the box is painted white (molded in color) Body/Driver figure can be painted with model paint


Fact sheet

Main Category R/C Vehicles
Vehicle Type Buggy
Scale 1/10
Power Type Electric Power
Build Type Unassembled Kit
Skill Level Skill Level 4
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  • Chassis: ABS resin, tub-type chassis
  • Drive: 2WD, rear drive
  • Motor: 380 size electric Full metal bushings
  • Shocks: Friction shocks (not oil filled)
  • Gearbox: Closed
  • Differentials: Gear type diff
  • Tires: Ribbed front Sand paddle
  • Rear Wheels: 1.6" diameter, white five spoke wheels
  • Speed Control: Electronic, Not Included
  • Bumpers: Reinforced resin front bumper
  • Suspension: Front- swing axle type, Rear- straight axle with differential
  • Camber Tie Rods: Fixed, camber refers to the angle of the tops of the tires from vertical when viewed from front or behind vehicle
  • Steering Tie Rods: Adjustable, caster/toe-in refers to the angle of the front suspension when viewed from the side of the car in relation to the chassis
  • Steering: Direct-to-servo with servo saver Servo Saver: included (if this applies)


Length: 389mm

Width: 223mm

Height: 135mm

Weight: 830g

Motor: 380-type (chassis compatible with 540 type motor - sold separately)

Transmission Type: Rear 2 Wheel Drive

Reviews (2)

"Barbara Huber"

"Lots of fun"


"Brian D"

"An old favorite"

"I had one when i was young and I just got it again @ RC Planet and it ROCKS!!! so glad I got it and the delivery was super mega fast."

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Q&A (4)

From Customer | 2016-08-13 06:24:49

How big is it? I don't know the scale.


Length: 389mm (15.315)

Width: 223mm (8.77)

Height: 135mm (5.31)

From Customer | 2016-05-25 13:41:06

Can you put any 1/10 scale motor and ESC in the Grasshopper?


Any 540/ 550 sized motor will fit. We would recommend the SV3 4600 brushless motor and ESC combo (CSE010-0115-01).

From Nathan | 2016-04-11 23:18:51

What does it come with?



One Grasshopper rolling chassis with friction shocks

380 motor

Rigid white body

Five spoke wheels

Front ribbed tires

Rear sandpaddle tires

18 tooth pinion gear

50 tooth spur gear


From Customer | 2016-03-09 13:34:41

How fast does this car go?


This is a kit so once it is assembled and the other items are purchased and installed it should go about 18-20 mph.

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