Now buyers of the RC4WD Gelande 2 1/18 scale RC crawler, which was first introduced in May 2016, can get on the trail quicker with a new version that includes a pre-painted blue Defender D90 body shell! This version of the Gelande also comes equipped with a set of white stamped steel beadlock wheels which replace the black wheels of the original truck. Check out the rest of the details and tons of pictures below.
Experience the versatility and advanced design of the 1/18 Gelande II for yourself. Packed full of capability, the Gelande II is ready for any challenging condition. Put your off-road driving to the test and see why the Gelande II is unmatched in its class! The G2 is built with quality materials and craftsmanship. It can maneuver extreme descents and climbs with ease. The new 1/18 Mini Transmission provides power to the 1/18 Yota II Axles. The core of the G2 is built for the true off-road enthusiast. From emergency and expedition vehicles, down and dirty off-road rigs and even daily drivers, the Gelande II 1/18 can be customized to pull off any look you choose. The G2 delivers on performance and looks to match the drivers identity. The G2 comes with double triangulated 4 Link Front and Rear Suspension. The servo is mounted on the chassis out of view for a more scale appearance.
The G2 Chassis features a simple front mounted electronics plate for easy mounting of the XR2 Micro ESC/Receiver combo. The Gelande II includes a set of RC4WD Micro Ultimate Scale Shocks. Designed for ultimate scale looks and ultimate performance. The shocks are machined from billet aluminum and internally sprung. The Gelande II Chassis is a machined billet aluminum ladder frame with a 4 link suspension design, scale shock hoops, chassis servo mounts and hard body mounting points for the ultimate in strength. The G2 includes a set of RC4WD White Stamped Steel 1.0″ Stock Beadlock Wheels. These feature a super tough white finish, aluminum internal locking ring and popular 6 lug design. Every G2 needs a tough set or rock grabbing tires and the included Dirt Grabbers in our advanced X3 soft compound deliver the traction you need as well as perfect scale looks in just the right size.
The 1/18 Gelande II features the Defender Scale Body Set. The Defender body has an awesome assortment of scale details including chrome decals for the mirrors, door handles, vents and detailed grille to match the 1:1 vehicle. The unmistakable lines of a classic. The Defender Body Set is an exact replica of the fully scale vehicle, right down to the rivets! No other scale body comes this close to realism. The Defender Body Set comes in durable, molded hard plastic that is professionally painted in Blue for a simple, but impressive look. The Defender Body Set features a full detailed interior including steering wheel, seats, gear shifter, handbrake and a detailed dashboard. It’s all here to bring your build to next level. The crisp lines and subtle details are all captured. Detailed parts are included as well as clear lenses for all signal lights.
The 1/18 Gelande II includes a quality 2-in-1 Micro ESC + Receiver paired with the XR2 Micro Radio system and is ready for your next scale adventure! The Gelande II includes the new R5 1/18 Mini Transmission V2. Packed with scale detail, the R5 features a high quality plastic exterior and heavy duty gears for durability. The Driveshafts for the 1/18 Gelande II feature bulletproof steel universals and a new high quality steel shaft for great driveline angles and durability on the trail. The most scale accurate axles on the market, the RC4WD 1/18 Cast Yota II Axles feature innovative 8 degree round knuckles, unique removable diff covers, new lower mounting points and a compact offset pumpkin in the front. It’s ALL in the box! Everything you need is provided to get you on the trails today!
- Wheelbase: 130.75mm (5.15″)
- Width: 108.08mm (4.26″)
- Height: 120.53mm (4.75″)
- Ground Clearance: 30.74mm (1.21″)
- Final Drive Ratio: 112 : 1
- Weight: 1.87lbs / 0.85kg
- Part: Z-RTR0039
- Price: $220