New from Ivan and his crew over at Carisma is the GT24RS 4WD RTR. This micro-sized rally car has classic styling to go along with serious performance thanks to its powerful brushless system. Here are the highlights;
- 8,000kV brushless motor comes standard
- Body inspired by classic ’70s and ’80s rally cars
- 2.4Ghz radio transmitter and hobby grade servo
- 7.2v NiMH Stick Battery Pack
- Realistic looking rally pin tires
- Fully ball-raced 4WD transmission
- Comes with 4x AA batteries (for transmitter) and a USB charger
- Fully Independent suspension
Available now to pre-order, the GT24 RS is a 1/24th Retro Micro Rally Car that’s inspired by the classic era of the ’70s and ’80s professional rally racing. The body is a nostalgic nod to the classic RWD Rally pioneers, but our version stays firmly in 4WD territory, offering the best in Retro Looks and a Modern RC Driveline.
This model further expands our Brushless 1/24th core range and utilizing all our expertise in genre-defining RC products. With brushless power as standard, and sporting features like 2.4Ghz radio gear, a fast responsive hobby-grade steering servo, Rally Pin Tyres, and a Fully Ballraced 4WD transmission, our 1/24th Rally Cars not only look the part, they perform way beyond peoples perception of a ‘Micro’ vehicle. It’s the perfect vehicle to allow the end-user to create their own special stage in the living room or hallway or turn a backyard or the local park into a complete Retro Rally Championship. The size and portability of the GT24 range mean big fun, wherever you want to run it.Carisma Website
The Carisma GT24RS is street priced at $139 and has a part number of #80468.
What do you think? Is the GT24RS something you’d be interested in? Personally, I see some potential in this micro-scale car. It could be a great car to have for some indoor and backyard fun. And there’s definitely the potential for upgrades to up the fun factor.