A Classy Ride|
1955 was the debut of the Volkswagen Karmann Ghia, which combined a Volkswagen chassis with a 2+2coupe body designed by Italian outfit Ghia and manufactured in Germany by Karmann. An air cooled flat-four engine in the back powered the rear wheels, and its fusion of looks, low ride height and affordable price tag made it a popular model that still retains a fan base in the modern day. This radio control model assembly kit depicts the car in 1/10 scale. The elegant lines of the low-slung car are accurately recreated by a polycarbonate body, with separately molded metal-plated light case, bumper and side mirror parts adding extra realism.
Left: The front of the model is resplendent with plated bumper and overriders. Light cases are compatible with separately sold LEDs.|
Right: The side mirror is fastened from the inside of the polycarbonate body using snap pin. This is a dedicated part for this car.
Left: The rear bumper is also metal-plated, and rear light cases can be fitted with separately sold LEDs for an extra level of realism.|
Right: Classic metal-plated dish wheels add a further accent to the model, and are paired with grippy, treaded tires for a great drive.
Great RR Performance from the M-06|
The M-06 chassis features a rear-mounted motor, rear-drive setup and has a longitudinally-mounted battery pack, with R/C equipment positioned on either side for optimum balance and a low center of gravity. 4-wheel double wishbone suspension uses metal-plated wheels, equipped with 60D radial tires at the front and 60D super grip tires at the rear. In addition, a 3-piece steering linkage offers nimble handling response.
Left: The M-06 chassis' three-piece steering linkage ensures you have great control and direct steering feel.|
Right: A close-up on the independent double wishbone front suspension setup, which employs friction dampers.
Left: The rear-mounted motor, rear-wheel drive setup provides the model with excellent traction at the rear.|
Right: A close-up on the rear suspension. Use separately sold pinion gears to achieve different gear ratios.
Length: 410mm, Width: 182mm, Height: 125mm Wheelbase: 239mm Tread (F/R): 138mm Rear-Motor, Rear-Wheel Drive 3-Bevel Differential Gear 3-Piece Steering Tie-Rod 4-Wheel Independent Double Wishbone Suspension F/R Friction Dampers Gear Ratio = 5.8:1 (using kit-standard 20T pinion) Tire Width/Diameter (F/R): 25mm/59mm Type 540 Motor Requires an Electronic Speed Controller (sold separately)
Separately Required Items|
2-Channel R/C System w/ESC R6/AA/UM3 batteries for transmitter Battery pack & charger