Tamiya 58714 Golf MK2 GTI 16 Rally MF-01X RC Car Assembly Kit. The 1980's was the decade of the hot hatch back in automotive circles! One of the many automakers that made hatchbacks popular was Volkswagen, and their MK2 GTI 16V was a favorite among automotive fans. Tamiya has faithfully recreated the MK2 GTI as a rally race car as seen in A7 class competition.
The body is based on the MF-01 chassis as it's at home on both asphalt and flat dirt running! MF-01X - Compact 4WD At Home on a Range of Surfaces.
Based around a tough monocoque frame with integrated gearboxes, this compact 4WD chassis gives a thrilling drive whether you take it on road or flat dirt surfaces. It features a rear-mounted motor, with gear-driven rear wheels and a propeller shaft taking power to the front. Both front and rear gearboxes have differential gears. The battery pack location in the chassis center secures excellent balance, while 4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension employs friction dampers.
1/10 scale R/C model assembly kit. Length: 397mm, width: 170mm, height: 142mm. Wheelbase: 239mm (L-size wheelbase spec).
Separately molded plastic components recreate light cases, bumper, and side mirrors. The MF-01X chassis is at home on-road or on flat dirt, thanks to 4-wheel double wishbone suspension. Stickers are included to recreate body details.
A host of Hop-Up Option parts are available to tune the MF-01X chassis. Includes 540 Torque Tuned motor and ESC. Requires 2-channel radio, steering servo, 7.2volt battery with compatible charger and Tamiya PS paint to complete.