The SLS AMG GT3 is a racecar version of the September 2009-released Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, and it is supplied to racing teams around the world. The aluminum long-nose, short-deck body is fitted with gull-wing doors and the functional interior features a roll cage. Down-force is provided by the front spoiler, large rear wing and rear diffuser, while the transaxle layout uses a sequential 6-speed transmission to transmit power from the front-mounted 6.2-liter V8 engine to the rear wheels.
Tamiya has faithfully reproduced this sleek racing machine in 1/10 scale on the TT-02 entry level touring car chassis.
The TT-02 chassis platform is the successor to the TT-01 as it incorporates many new features to make it even easier for the new R/C kit builder to assemble and learn from.
The TT-02 chassis performs well as cornering and overall speed has been enhanced to take advantage of new electronics available on the market.
In addition to the TT-02 being an ideal platform to start from, R/C hobbyists can expand its potential by adding many of the Ho-Up-Options available to increase the cars speed and performance.
The new TT-02 customizable chassis offers drivers the chance to completely personalize their model from wheelbase length to body design.
The 4-wheel independent double wishbonesuspension features friction dampers and uses identical L/R suspension arms and uprights forease of assembly and maintenance.70T spur gear and 22T pinion gear fitted as standard. The motor and the battery are longitudinally-placed in the ABS resin chassis for excellent balance.
Brake disc-shaped wheel hubs further addto the chassis highly realistic appearance.
Fully-enclosed front and rear gearboxes are fitted with 4-bevel differential gears.
Bathtub-type frame features skid-shaped underside to reduce contact with the track surface during cornering.
Receiver case protects from dust.