They're favorites of Tower Hobbies customersfast, fun and easy to run!
Ready to join the racing fun, but not quite sure where to begin? Then browse through these popular pre-built models that have earned some of our customers' most complimentary comments. You're sure to find something that suits your budget, your performance goals, and your styling preferences.
DuraTrax Evader EXT2 RTR
The four trim schemes and the split 6-spoke wheels? Strictly for show. But everything else about the 1/10 scale, 2WD Evader EXT2 RTR is strictly “Go-go-go!” It has a Photon Speed 2 motor for insane speeds, a Sprint ESC for precise control and all-terrain tires that put power to the ground anywhere you go. They’re all included...and like the metal-capped oil shocks and onboard gear for the Tactic 2-channel radio, they’re ready to take off-road by storm.
Traxxas Rustler XL-5 RTR
Ride in with a 1/10 scale Rustler...ride off with 2WD wins! The factory-assembled Rustler XL-5 includes: ball bearing tranny w/hardened steel gears and Revo spec Torque-Control slipper clutch; heavy-duty bellcrank steering; Traxxas XL5 electronic speed control; ProGraphix painted body, 5-spoke chrome All Star wheels and a 2-channel TQ pistol radio.
ARRMA Fury Short-Course 2.4GHz RTR
ARRMA Fury Short-Course 2.4GHz RTRs are 1/10 scale 2WDs with attitude and energy to spare! All include a MEGA 15T brushed motor for 30+ mph top speeds, a waterproof MEGA ESC with LiPo cut-off and an ATX300 2.4GHz radio system – which can be converted for left- or right-handed use.
ARRMA Raider 2.4GHz RTR w/Battery & Charger
Ready for a racer with serious power? Pick up the Raider and blow the competition off the track! It comes powered by a 15 turn brushed motor and is ready to run with a 2.4GHz radio included. With a splash and dust proof ESC and receiver box, you can zip through adverse track conditions that short out your opponents.
ARRMA Granite 2.4GHz RTR w/Battery & Charger
Rock-solid performance, hard-edged power, heavy-duty construction— there all right here in one truck, ready to give you the biggest bashing thrill of your life. Huge tires and a high torque 15 turn brushed motor let this monster of a monster truck roll over anything foolish enough to get in the way. And, with the included 2.4GHz radio, you fully control every moment of the action
Ready-to-run models made simply for fun.
If your #1 goal is to have as much fun for as little money and effort as possible, you might want to start with one of these factory-assembled models. They won't win any "serious" R/C competitionsbut hey, so what? Each offers a quick, low-cost, super-easy way kick up your wheels in the backyard, on a parking lot, tabletop or at any other convenient locale.
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These higher-performance machines come assembled, too!
Tower Hobbies also offers Combos for many other R/C vehicles that are suitable for new hobbyists.
Being a beginner doesn't have to restrict your vehicle's racing performance. The following models are a bit more sophisticated in design than the ones mentioned above. They all use top-drawer R/C technology for high speedsand they give you endless opportunities to make adjustments and add upgrades, so your machine's power grows right along with your skills. Want a closer look? Just click on the name of any RTR that catches your eye. You'll get more information about the model and what's included.
Traxxas Stampede VXL Brushless 2.4GHz RTR
This 1/10 scale, 2WD can hit speeds of over 65 mph…and here’s why: its brushless power system features a Velineon™ 3500 motor and VXL-3s ESC, plus 12-gauge Maxx Cable and a High-Current Connector to handle the loads! Other extras include a high-torque digital steering servo, sealed bearings and a ready-to-mount ProGraphix body.
Axial Wraith Rock Racer 4WD 2.4GHz RTR
The 1/10 scale Axial Wraith Rock Racer 4WD 2.4GHz RTR delivers impressive speeds on any terrain, with no assembly required! Includes a 20T 540 motor, an AE-2 ESC, a 2.4GHz radio system, a six-LED light kit and more. Requires a 6-cell NiMH or 7.4V LiPo battery and 8 "AA" cells.
Traxxas Rustler VXL 2.4GHz Brushless RTR
A TQ™ 2.4GHz transmitter and 5-channel micro receiver lets you race with superior spread spectrum radio technology! Also included: the Velineon® Extreme Brushless Power System with a 3500kV Velineon® brushless motor, a VXL-3s™ forward/reverse/brake ESC with exclusive Training Mode™, plus Maxx® Cable 12-gauge wire and a Traxxas High-Current Connector. Requires 4 “AA” batteries and a charger.
Browse through the wide selection on the Cars & Trucks Ultimate Combo page.