The award-winning Traxxas Slash short-course RC race truck puts you in the driver’s seat for intense fender-to-fender, high-flying off-road action. The rear-wheel drive Slash is purpose-built to fly over jumps and rip full-throttle through the turns. Slash hangs it out for an all new way to challenge your driving skills. The 4-wheel independent suspension delivers a real-world driving experience for maximum fun and high-speed thrills.
The Slash Assembly Kit adds a fun and exciting dynamic to your RC experience. Build your Slash from the ground up with all the required parts and electronics included in the box. Battery and charger sold separately. You'll get the convenience of a TQ™ 2.4GHz radio system, powerful Titan® electric motor, and waterproof XL-5 electronic speed control. All the parts are organized neatly in labeled bags with a fully illustrated color manual to make building rewarding and fun. The Slash assembly kit is perfect for drivers of almost any age or skill level. Build one yourself and experience RC fun the Traxxas way—fast, fun, and easy to use!
Hobbies Direct stocks 100% of the spare parts for the Traxxas 1/10 Slash 2WD Kit meaning more fun-time and less downtime.
Traxxas' patented Training Mode is a fantastic way to learn how to drive an RC car, once set to Training Mode the power output of the car gets reduced to 50%.
Drive With Confidence
Traxxas' 2.4ghz TQ transmitter has a range of over 300 meters and has no trouble with multiple cars driving around at once. Designed to be very comfortable, lightweight (only uses 4 AA batteries), and easy to use.
Traxxas ID Connectors
The best connectors in the industry! Secure, easy to use, high-current, also has a RFID chip that tells the charger what settings to charge it on. Now that's one smart connector.
The XL5 is designed to be easy to use, handle NiMH and LiPo batteries, and comes with three programmable modes, Training Mode (50% forward with brake and 50% reverse), Sports Mode (100% forward with brake and 100% reverse - default), and Race Mode (100% forward with Brake and no reverse).
Titan 12T Motor
This RC car's power is delivered by Traxxas' mighty Titan 12T brushed motor. Comes with a built-in fan for cooler running temps to handle long run times. Compared to standard 540 motors, the Titan 12T 550 has a 30% larger armature.
30+ MPH capable*
Titan 12-Turn 550 brushed motor w/ in-built fan
Waterproof XL-5 ESC
Traxxas TQ 2.4Ghz radio
Sealed, oil-filled differentials
Waterproof receiver box for all-weather driving excitement
Bellcrank steering system with integrated servo saver
Easy access battery compartment
High-quality hex hardware throughout
Efficient rubber-sealed ball bearings
Full line of genuine Traxxas accessories available
Unparalleled Traxxas support and parts availability
Length: 335mm (13.2”)
Width: 296mm (11.65”)
Height: 214mm (8.4”)
Weight: 2.16kg (4.76 lbs)
Wheelbase: 335mm (13.2”)
Ground Clearance: 89mm (3.5”)
Unassembled Slash 2WD chassis
TQ™ 2.4GHz radio system
Waterproof XL-5™ electronic speed control
Titan® 12-Turn 550 motor
Waterproof high-torque steering servo
BFGoodrich Mud-Terrain T/A tires with foam inserts, mounted on satin chrome 5-spoke wheels
Pre-cut clear Slash body with decals and window masking
Includes custom masking decals for unique paint designs
Full-color step-by-step assembly manual
Required Items (Not Included)
Battery with Traxxas High-Current Connector
6 or 7 cell NiMH battery pack
2s LiPo battery pack
Metric hex drivers
Basic hand tools
Screwdrivers, needle nose pliers
Traxxas Ultra-Premium Tire Glue (part #6468) or CA glue
Please Note: This body shell comes completely UNPAINTED and may or may not require body post holes to be drilled. Only use a polycarbonate style paint such as The Tamiya PS series to finish these bodies as standard paints will not adhere and/or cause damage to the body shells surface. To view the entire range of polycarbonate safe paints CLICK HERE