The RC8T3.1 has been overhauled with the latest upgrades from Team Associated! Many of the same winning features of the B3.1 have been integrated into this latest generation of the Team Associated T3 platform. The updates make the truck easier to drive, more consistent lap after lap, and are sure to make the new T3.1 a winner under any conditions.
The Area 51 engineers refined the suspension framework while also increasing durability and consistency on the track. An expansive line of option parts allows the RC8T3.1 to be tuned for specific driver demands and varying conditions.
This vehicle needs extra parts to make it operational. Click on the Specifications tab above to see what extra equipment you'll need to make the vehicle operational, such as motor and battery pack.
Due to ongoing R&D, photos may not match final kit. Vehicle shown on these pages equipped with items NOT included in kit: engine, exhaust system, Reedy Power #27107 RT2207A servos, wheels and tires. Assembly and painting required.
New 4-shoe clutch provides precise power transfer and is easy to maintain. Optional spring rates and clutch bells allow custom tuning for varying grip levels.
V3 differentials with H.T.C. (High Torque Capacity) internal gears offer increased fluid capacity and more consistent feel lap after lap
133mm CVA driveshafts increase traction and chassis support
Suspension arms have been updated to race specs
Strengthened front upper suspension arm for improved durability
Updated gearbox reduces differential movement for a more consistent gear mesh
All suspension arm pivots have been revised for more ground clearance, resulting in better jumping and landing while also improving durability
16mm Big Bore 6061 aluminum shock bodies with bleeder-style caps
20mm I.D. shock springs for optimal spring rates
+2mm steering block arms included for a smooth and precise steering feel
Highly efficient drivetrain utilizes straight-cut bevel gears to provide great acceleration and run time
Improved servo saver assembly
Hard-anodized 7075 aluminum chassis with keyed lower suspension plates
Pro-Line(r) Predator body included
Enclosed receiver box
Full Factory Team rubber-sealed ball bearings
Easily accessible front and rear differentials
High parts compatibility with RC8B3.1e, RC8B3.1, and RC8T3.1e models, offering the perfect solution for multi-class racers
* This vehicle comes as a kit and must be fully assembled by the user. Electronics and/or an engine/motor may be required.
Required to Complete
.21-.28 class rear exhaust engine
Exhaust system: muffler and header joining pack, or muffler spring
2-channel radio/transmitter/receiver set with switch - FM/PCM/2.4GHz recommended
4.8-7.4v receiver battery pack: 1) flat style NiMH battery; 2) either 1600mAh LiPo or 2100mAh LiPo or 1700 LiFe battery recommended
Model car fuel (30% nitro recommended)
1:8 scale truggy tires
1:8 scale truggy wheels
CA (cyanoacrylate) glue
Polycarbonate-specific spray paint or polycarbonate-specific bottled paint and airbrush
Returns Policy You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).
You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).
If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the "Complete Orders" link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.
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