What You Need to Know Before Selecting Traxxas Slash 4x4 RC Cars

Traxxas Slash cars and trucks are built for fun. They are also designed with the discerning modeler in mind who might be looking to get scale-mile performance from their RC vehicles. Regardless of whether you are looking to run solo or race your vehicle against others, there are a number of options available on eBay to suit your needs and preferences.

How do you pick the right Traxxas Slash for you?

If you enjoy building your own gear, then unfinished Traxxas Slash 4x4 eBay pages might be for you. Kits are often a good way to get started. You might want to look into ready-to-run (RTR) cars if you want to start driving the moment you open the box. In either case, look for a vehicle that mounts a battery large enough to provide the desired racing time.

What frequencies do Traxxas Slash 4x4 cars offer?

All TQ/TQI 2.4GHz Traxxas cars automatically switch frequencies when they detect another Slash 4x4 near them. When it comes to AM cars, Slash 4x4 Traxxas equipment is conveniently color-coded, so you can find a remote control that will let you race all your friends. You can find cars that race on all the following frequencies:

  • 26.995 MHz
  • 27.045 MHz
  • 27.095 MHz
  • 27.145 MHz
  • 27.195 MHz
  • 27.255 MHz
When may buying used Traxxas Slash 4x4 cars be a good idea?

As long as their motors and battery packs are in working condition, used Slash 4x4 cars can run at the same speeds as the new ones. Cars with straight antennas will have the same range as comparable new models as well. You might also like to find a vintage Traxxas Slash 4x4 for sale for purposes of reusing the parts.

Some of the unique features of Traxxas Slash cars

Slash 4x4 vehicles have genuine four-wheel drive motors, and they can go over most types of terrain. Some of the cars will come with special additions such as brushless motors and wheelie bars. None of these features cut down on the maximum speeds they have to offer, either. When fully charged, an unburdened car can go anywhere from 10 to 30 mph.

What scale is a Traxxas Slash 4x4 built to?

All Slash 4x4 cars are built to 1/10 scale. This makes them suitable for use on backyard racecourses that feature 1/10 scale signs and signals.

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