ECX Roost 1/24 Desert Buggy

ECX Roost 1/24 Desert Buggy

20016 is shaping up to be the year of small-scale radio-controlled machines for ECX. Following in the tire tracks of their 1/24-scale Temper Rock Crawler and 1/18-scale Roost Desert Buggy, a new vehicle has emerged. Meet…the ECX Roost Desert Buggy, this time in 1/24 form.

Along with a shared name, this smaller, ready-to-run (RTR) off-road machine includes a number of nice specs that have become the norm with modern small-scale radio-controlled cars. From the 4-wheel drive system, 2.4GHz radio system, rechargable 4.8v battery, and USB charger, this little buggy is great for R/C action, no matter where you are.


  • Four-Wheel Drive
  • Convenient USB Charger
  • Bottom-Loading Battery Compartment
  • Potent Micro Motor
  • Full Range 2.4GHz Transmitter
  • 2-in-1 Receiver/ESC Combo
  • Micro Steering Servo
  • Realistic multi-panel screened body
  • Rechargeable Dynamite® 4.8V 220mAh Battery Included

Priced just shy of $80, this radio-controlled off-road machine is ready to tackle both wild outdoor and the unpredictable indoor environments. Learn more about the 1/24-scale Roost Desert Buggy from ECX at

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