The Axial® Wraith™ 1.9 4x4 is a new, 1/10 scale, ready-to-run platform that delivers it all - technical rock crawling prowess and detailed scale looks. Take the wheel and take command over mud, rocks, sand, and through any kind of backyard terrain!
At its foundation the Axial Wraith 1.9 4x4 is the first full tube frame chassis in RC, providing the durability you need for aggressive action on tough terrain. Refining the proven 2.2 Wraith chassis design, Axial improved the ground clearance for this version by reducing the size of its skid plate and lower rails. Boatsides on the skid plate improve handling by helping the vehicle slip through and past obstacles.
Your battery mounts at the front of the chassis, for easy access and to provide the best weight distribution for aggressive climbing. For scale looks, Axial moved the servo off the top of the axle and onto the chassis - just as a full-size truck has its steering box located on the frame.
The Wraith 1.9 truck's drivetrain uses a powerful brushed 540 motor to turn its proven front and rear, single piece AR44™ axles. The pinion gear is 6mm above center, raising the ground clearance and improving driveshaft angles. Axial boosts the overall strength with metal gear construction; large, flex-reducing load bearings; increased gear surface contact; and a gear ratio that's optimized to reduce torque twist.
Adjustable oil-filled, coil over shocks allow you to tune dampening for the best handling on any track. Molded from durable S30 compound, the officially licensed Nitto Grappler tires have a large block tread that gets excellent bite on a wide range of surfaces.
The Wraith 1.9 truck looks ready to climb mountains even when it's standing still. At the front end of its polycarbonate body you'll find a molded plastic grille, radiator detail, and two large, LED-equipped headlights. Raise the hood and you'll see a replica V8 engine tucked in front of the chassis battery mount. That V8 isn't just for show. It's also a rugged receiver box that guards the model's Spektrum™ SRX200 receiver from water, dust, and debris.
The Axial Wraith 1.9 RTR comes factory-assembled and requires only a battery pack with IC3™ connector, compatible battery charger, and four AAs for the included Spektrum 2.4GHz transmitter. It's easy enough for new RC hobbyists, with the design sophistication to take experienced drivers on incredible adventures far beyond the end of the road.
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The foundation of the Wraith 1.9 platform is a refined, full-tube frame chassis - the first full tube frame in RC, with the durability you'll need for aggressive action on, up and over the rocks. The chassis mounts your battery in front, allowing easy access and providing the perfect weight distribution for aggressive climbing.
Refining the successful 2.2 Wraith chassis design, Axial increases the ground clearance for this version by reducing the size of its skid plate and lower rails. Boatsides on the skid plate improve handling on rough terrain by helping the vehicle slip through and past obstacles.
In pursuit of scale looks, Axial moves the servo off the top of the axle and onto the chassis - just as a full-size truck has its steering box located on the frame. The front suspension design also helps reduce bump steer as much as possible for the best driving experience.
The front end of the polycarbonate Wraith 1.9 body is highlighted by a molded plastic grille featuring two large, 5mm lamps with factory-installed LEDs. Your vehicle's realism keeps on shining after the sun goes down! Clear rectangular lenses cover two smaller, 3mm holes (LEDs for these are not included).
The Axial attention to scale realism is on display throughout the Wraith 1.9 RTR's front end. Look closely into the front grille, for example, and you'll notice additional molded detail that reproduces an intricate honeycomb of (non-functional) radiator cooling fins.
Molded inner fender wells help to reduce routine maintenance by keeping dirt and debris kicked up by the tires from entering the chassis. Plus, they're another example of Axial ingenuity: the wells double as part of the battery tray and feature simulated cooling vents for added realism.
Accessing the vehicle's on-board electronics is as simple as pulling out two body clips and raising the hood. Inside and out, Axial finds clever ways to enhance the scale looks. For example, the waterproof receiver box does more than guard your sensitive electronics from potentially damaging off-road dust and debris. It also contributes to the thrilling scale realism by recreating the rocker arm covers and other contours of a V8 engine.
The Dynamite ESC is 3S LiPo capable, yet easily switched between LiPo and NiMH batteries with a simple jumper. No more complicated procedures!
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