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New Redcat Piranha RTR 2wd Truggy

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Press Release From Redcat Racing:

The Redcat Piranha has been re-released and is now available through all Redcat retail channels.

The Redcat Piranha is a fully ready to run 1/10 scale 2-wheel drive radio control truggy that includes everything needed to make your first experience into the world of hobby grade RC vehicles an enjoyable one. The Piranha includes a 2.4GHz radio transmitter, 2.4GHz receiver/ESC 2-in-1 combo unit, 7.2V 2000mAh NiMH rechargeable battery pack, NiMH battery charger, and four AA batteries for the transmitter. 

The Piranha is a rear wheel drive off-road electric truggy that is equipped with fully adjustable suspension, generous ground clearance, and aggressive all terrain tires. The hi-torque 540 brushed motor is controlled by a waterproof 2-in-1 ESC/receiver combo. The 2000mAh NiMH battery pack is easily charged with the included 1A NiMH battery charger and a detailed instruction manual walks the user through a safe and enjoyable experience with the Piranha 1/10 scale truggy.


  • Completely Ready-to-Run. Includes assembled vehicle, 7.2V 2000mAh NiMH battery, 1A NiMH charger and 4-AA batteries for the transmitter
  • Hobby grade 1/10 scale RC truggy with tunable suspension, toe angle and camber.
  • Large rear wing and aggressive tires for high speed performance. Truggy platform offers buggy-like performance with added stability.
  • 540 brushed motor, waterproof 2-in-1 ESC/Receiver, powerful steering servo, full-function proportional 2.4GHz radio system.


Length: 400mm

Width: 280mm

Height: 125mm

RTR: Ready-To-Run

Motor/ESC: 540 Brushed Motor & Brushed ESC/Receiver

Radio: 2.4GHz Radio System (includes 4-AA transmitter batteries)

Battery: 7.2V NiMH 2000mAh Rechargeable Battery Pack

Charger: NiMH Battery Charger Included

Chassis: Durable Plastic

Drive System: 2-Wheel-Drive

Transmission: Single Speed

Differentials: Rear Gear Differential

Suspension: Independent Front and Rear Suspension

Shocks: Adjustable Coilover Oil Filled Shocks


Needed to complete:

Read through entire manual and follow all instructions

A safe place to drive the vehicle

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Tyler Hooks is a recent college graduate with a BBA in management and a Minor in Communications from St. Edwards University as well as a ROAR Stock National Champion and was apart of the IFMAR World Championship USA team in 2016. Tyler is currently an Editor as well as in the Advertising department at Live Race Media and frequently is apart of the broadcast team at major events.

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