Vaterra Glamis Uno 1/8 RTR Brushless 2wd Buggy w/DX2L 2.4GHz, Brushless, LiPo Battery & Charger
This is the Vaterra Glamis Uno 1/8 Scale Ready-to-Run Brushless 2wd Buggy. Each year, thousands of off-road extremists come together in a remote corner of southern California’s desert, known to the faithful as Glamis. Here they revel in sun, sand and the glory of horsepower as they fly across vast, windswept dunes in everything from sand rails to ATV's. But it really doesn't matter what you run. If you run at Glamis, you're part of a tribe – a tribe that knows life is best lived under open sky, at full throttle, without regrets.
Inspired by the monstrously overpowered sand rails that run the dunes of Glamis, this 1/8-scale buggy comes ready to run and equipped to handle all kinds of terrain. At the center of its design is a Viscous Torque Vectoring Differential that prevents wheel spin on loose surfaces when you're cornering hard or hammering the throttle. Its smooth actuation and consistent feel provide extra confidence over a variety of surface conditions. It is fully sealed and can be fine tuned using different weights of silicone oil. It’s tough too. From the extruded aluminum chassis and oil-filled shocks to the waterproof electronics*, the Glamis Uno buggy is built to let you go off-road in the real world.
*NOTE: For complete details on waterproof standards, please refer to the product instruction manual.
- 4 Wheel Independent Suspension
- Durable Extruded Aluminum Chassis
- Shock Absorbing Innovative Slipper Clutch
- Aluminum Motor Mount Provides Consistant Gear Mesh
- Beadlock Wheels And High Traction Tetrapos Tires
- Ride Height Adjustable, Oil-filled Shocks
- Numerous Scale Details
- WaterProof Electronics*
- Fuze 4-Pole 540 3300kV Brushless Power System for Breathtaking Speed and Acceleration
- Spektrum 2.4GHz Radio System Included
- Bottom-Load Battery Tray
- Viscous Torque Vectoring Differential
Ball Bearings: Complete
Body: Single Seat Sand Buggy
Charger: Balancing LiPo Charger
Completion Level: Ready-To-Run
Experience Level: Adult Supervision Required
Ground Clearance: 1.97 in (50mm)
Height: 6.18 in (157mm)
Length: 18.7 in (475mm)
Motor Size: 540
Motor Type: Non-Sensored Brushless
Radio: Spektrum DX2L
Recommended Environment: All-Terrain
Servos Included: Yes
Shock Type: Coil Over, oil filled
Speed Control Included: Yes
Tire Compound: S Compound
Tire Diameter: 2.76 in (70mm)
Tire Tread: Off-Road
Vehicle Type: Buggy
Weight: 2.12 lbs (0.96Kg)
Wheel Diameter: 2.3 in/3.0 in
Wheel Size: 2.16 in (54mm) X 1.05 in (26mm) & 1.2 in (30mm)
Wheel Type: GTR
Wheel Width: 1.57 in / 1.96 in (40mm/50mm)
Wheelbase: 13.7 in (347mm)
Width: 11.41 in (290mm)
- Spektrum DX2L 2.4GHz Transmitter with Batteries
- Dynamite 2S 7.4V 3000mAh Li-Po Battery
- Dynamite 2-AMP AC Li-Po Balance Charger
Needed To Complete:
- Nothing! Everything You Need In One Box
This product was added to our catalog on February 27, 2013.
Let the other more technical guys describe the details, I simply want to say that this is the best I've ever come across. I was about to get the Glamis Fear as well, that's how much I like it. Then I realized that I should just buy more LiPos for more run time on this guy. : D)
It handles the dunes like a fish in the water.
Super fast and accelerates like a rocket. truth be told you'll get it's best with a 3s Lipo.
5 stars for durability, it's very very tough.
Got lots of power, quick reaction, jumps like crazy.
Throw in a strong battery you won't regret it, the stock battery is weak but can also offer something.
I always use it at start and then I'm taking the big guns out and oh man, the change is significant.
Anyway, you want a great buggy for a decent price? Don't think for another second. You found your winner.
Get some paddles for deep sand, It makes a huge difference.)
If the Glamis Uno is any indication on what other Vaterra models are like, I'm here to say that I'm a lifetime customer. I'm really, really impressed. Buying this on clearance was the best money I've spent in a very long time. Now I just need a Halix!)