The Toyota GR Supra GT4 RC from Traxxas has amazingly realistic detail, and importantly, it’s fast on the track, too.
Traxxas is a name known for building not one but some of the fastest, most rugged, and amazingly realistic remote control (RC) vehicles on the planet. The Texas-based company sells high-performance RC versions of every vehicle in the world, from the Ford Bronco to the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray C8 and Ford GT. The latest addition to their RC lineup is a 1/10 scale version of the Toyota GR Supra GT4 race car.
Traxxas has recreated the muscular curves and aerodynamics of the Supra in great detail. The basis for this GR Supra GT4 RC race car is the company’s 4-Tec 3.0 chassis, which has been sized longer and wider to accommodate the GR’s longer wheelbase and wider wheelbase. Supra. According to Traxxas, that has helped improve stability and refine handling.
The chassis uses a lubricating shock absorber system, and the dual-link suspension can be fully adjusted to suit different road conditions. The chassis is easily accessible to users thanks to the “pin-free” body mounting system that seamlessly integrates into the bodywork without disrupting the design lines.
All electronics are also waterproof, so bad weather conditions won’t spoil the fun. Even the wheels and tires are an exact replica of the real race car. Traxxas offers two exterior color options, including a red, white and black accent design with racing numbers; The other design is somewhat less ostentatious with a white body and black decals.
Video released by Traxxas shows two remote-controlled GR Supra GT4s racing against each other on the track, and everything looks to be very interesting. In real life, the Toyota GR Supra GT4 is equipped with a 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-six engine sourced from BMW, producing 430 hp and 651 Nm of torque. With AWD, the Toyota GR Supra GT4 RC has a top speed of around 50 km/h, so it’s not the fastest RC car Traxxas has ever produced – that would be the XO-1, the fast RC car. The fastest in the world with an acceleration time of 0-160 km/h in under 5 seconds and a top speed of more than 160 km/h.
The complexity, detailed design and high-quality components of this Toyota GR Supra GT4 RC mean that it is not a cheap toy. According to Traxxas, it costs 349.99 USD/piece