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Model Number: BACKDRAFT-8E

If you are looking for the best High End RC Car or Truck around you need to take a look at Redcat Racing! These awesome RC's are top of line and the Redcat Racing Backdraft 8E 1:8 Brushless Electric RTR RC Buggy is no exception! Liven up your weekend bashing adventures with the Backdraft 8E from Redcat Racing! This insane RC is equipped with a speed regulator and brushless motor making it easy to operate and control either on or off the track. This bold RC RTR truck comes complete with an electric brushless 8T 2400RPM 540 motor, four wheel drive, forward/reverse transmission and a two channel AM radio. The Backdraft 8E Buggy is fully equipped with soft compound knobby off road tires, vivid polycarbonate body armor, aluminum capped oil filled shocks, and battery. This 1:8 scale brushless electric monster truck includes 2 LIPO batteries, LIPO battery charger and everything else you need at a price that is hard to beat. Just add 8 AA batteries to the remote and you are ready to kick up your own funnel clouds! Experiencing the thrill of racing has never been easier. No matter where you drive, or what the conditions are, the Redcat Racing Backdraft 8E 1:8 Brushless Electric RTR RC Buggy is definitely your best choice!


  • Electric Powered
  • Electric Brushless 8T 2400RPM 540 Motor
  • Single Speed
  • Drive System: 4 Wheel Drive
  • Chassis Type: Plastic
  • Speed Control: Brushless ESC EZRUN-80A
  • Brake Type: Composite Disc
  • Oil Filled Aluminum Shocks
  • 1:8 Scale


  • Redcat Racing Backdraft 8E 1:8 Brushless Electric RTR RC Buggy
  • Redcat DSM-2C 2.4GHz Transmitter & Receiver
  • 2x7.4V Rechargeable Batteries


  • Length: 20 Inches
  • Width: 15 Inches
  • Height: 10 Inches
  • Wheelbase: 13 Inches

Battery Requirements:

  • Vehicle: 2x 7.4v Rechargeable Battery Pack (Included)
  • Transmitter: 8 AA Batteries (Not Included)

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Average Customer Rating is 5 out of 5 stars

Name: ryan

Date: May 27, 2013

I don't have it yet but I think it already awesome.

Name: Eric Viers

Date: March 25, 2012

First R/C but seems good. Crashed at full speed several times, everything still intact. Friends are scared to race me !!!

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Redcat Racing Backdraft 8E 1:8 Brushless Electric RTR RC Buggy

Redcat Racing Backdraft 8E 1:8 Brushless Electric RTR RC Buggy

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