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Redcat Racing GEN8 Scout II 1/10 Scale Crawler - Blue

Redcat Racing GEN8 Scout II 1/10 Scale Crawler - Blue

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Retail Price $379.99
Our Price $269.99

Manufacturer #: GEN8-SCOUT-BLUE

Availability: OUT OF STOCK

Battery Specials

Power Hobby 5200mAh 7.4V 50c LiPo Battery [Add $39.95]
Charger Specials

Racers Edge Ultra 50 Multi-Chem Charger [Add $39.99]

What You Need to Know
Redcat Racing GEN8 Scout II

The path to individuality has no guide. There is no map to lead the way, no estimated arrival time, and most certainly there is no marked trailhead from where we begin our journey . . .

. . . but there is a Scout

Using leading edge design and rapid prototyping technologies, Redcat has distilled nearly fifteen years of evolution and refinement into its first fully original vehicle, designed and developed in the USA. Take a look . . .

Officially Licensed International Harvester Scout II Rally Edition.
Detailed body with molded grill, adjustable side mirrors, front and rear shackles, fender flares, rock sliders,
and more!

Scout II Faceoff

Easily adjust your wheelbase from 312-336mm (12.2”-13.2”). Adjust the suspension of the GEN8 with its aluminum threaded shocks. Each corner of the Redcat Racing GEN8 has 9 mounting holes to allow you to fine tune the suspension for your particular needs.

Portal axles provide more ground clearance without needing bigger tires. On the GEN8, more of the gear reduction happens in the portal axles, which means less torque twist in the body than with a traditional axle. The portal axles include a metal gear cover, metal wheel hex, feature a CNC machine spool and provide 54.5mm of ground clearance.
Portal Axles

The Redcat Racing GEN8 Scout II has a chassis mounted steering servo with panhard bar and a proper Ackermann steering angle of 47 degrees.

The Redcat Racing GEN8 makes it easy to conquer all types of terrain and the stock configuration offers users 73.4mm of ground clearance, a 61 degree approach angle and 39.5 degree departure angle.
Ground Clearance

Worry less with an over-built transmission and transfer case featuring massive Mod 1 gears. Designed for the worst rocks and most grueling conditions. Sealed pinion and spur eliminates the worry of getting rocks and debris caught where they shouldn’t and ending your day early. Adjust your gearing to fit most motor and driving styles with easy fitment of 9T to 23T pinion gear allowing gear ratios of 28.12 to 71.85. The Redcat Racing GEN8 features a front mounted motor, a divorced transfer case and 32 rubber sealed bearings through the vehicle.

Innovative dual design slipper clutch. With the Redcat Racing GEN8 you no longer have to over tighten your slipper clutch just to lock the drivetrain. Simply remove the two slipper pads and springs and reassemble and enjoy a completely locked drivetrain. The GEN8 includes a 32P spur gear and Mod 1 gears in the transmission, transfer case, and portal axles.

Hook and loop body mounting system replaced body clips while providing a clean realistic exterior. Body features multiple supports for a durable, rigid structure. Rock sliders provide extra protection for the body against sharp unforgiving rocks.

Highly detailed realistic LED lighting hardware allows for up to 16 LED lights to be installed. The Redcat Racing GEN8 Scout II comes with four LED headlight mounts, six LED taillight mounts, four front bumper and two rear bumper LED mounts. Install the light system of your choice in the provided 5mm LED mounts creating an ultra realistic look for lighting up the trails at night.

Exact scale replica of the high performance IROK Super Swamper tire from Interco uses a patented Three Stage Lug Design. Steel beadlocks are securely mounted to a 1.9” chromed plastic wheel. A screw-on wheel nut cover provides the final realistic touch.

The Redcat Racing GEN8 includes a waterproof steering servo, brushed 17T 550 motor, crawler ESC, enclosed receiver box, low center of gravity battery tray, detailed bumpers and stylish and durable set of rock sliders.

Chassis Components


  • Length: 571mm (22.48 inches)
  • Width: 249mm (9.8 inches)
  • Height: 258mm (10.16 inches)
  • Wheelbase: 324mm Stock (312-336mm Adjustable)
  • Dry Weight: 6.9lbs. (3130 grams)
  • Chassis Type: 1.5mm Thick C-Channel Frame Rails
  • Motor: 17T RC550 Brushed Motor
  • Transmission: Forward and Reverse
  • Radio: 2.4Ghz Pistol Grip
  • Speed Control (ESC): 40a Brushed Waterproof ESC
  • Drive System: 4-Wheel Drive
  • Shocks: Aluminum Body Oil Filled Shocks
  • Battery & Charger: NOT INCLUDED (see "CHOOSE YOUR OPTIONS" above)

Power Hobby 7.4V 5200mAh 50C LiPo Battery w/T-Plug Connector Racers Edge Ultra 50 Multi-Chemistry LCD AC Charger
Our Price $39.95

Our Price $39.99

Power Hobby 7.4V 5200mAh 50C LiPo Battery w/T-Plug Connector Racers Edge Ultra 50 Multi-Chemistry LCD AC Charger

Average Rating: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 4 Write a review.

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Very pleased June 15, 2019
Reviewer: Greg Ngo from Dixon, CA United States  
New to crawling and this rig is fun so far.  Staff was beyond helpful in getting me exactly what I was looking for.  I WILL be purchasing from them again in the near future.

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Very well done 👍 May 26, 2019
Reviewer: Frank Garibaldi from clearlake, CA United States  
Fast shipping with awesome customer service will definitely be using RCHE again

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  2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 purchase of Redcat Gen 8 January 15, 2019
Reviewer: Allen Bond from Harbor City, CA United States  
great product , very very prompt shipping , thanks

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  2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 GEN8 Blue January 15, 2019
Reviewer: GLEN GRIFFITH from SPARTA, WI United States  
Had originally ordered through LHS Hobby town USA out of Oshkosh WI. No answers to questions so I cancelled my order. About the same time, I saw reports on Facebook rc crawler pages about how great RCHE was. So, longer story short, I ordered, they shipped, I received. A day earlier than planned! Secondary packaging was very good and item arrived as advertised. I will definitely be ordering parts/accessories through this shop.

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