See it in Action: Redcat Ascent-18 [Video]

See it in Action: Redcat Ascent-18 [Video]

Redcat has returned to the small-scale world with the Ascent-18 Crawler. This 1/18-scale rig looks poised to tackle some tough terrain and challenging courses with plenty of opportunity for upgrades.

If you can’t wait to see what this rig can do, check out some action footage from the folks at Redcat:

Redcat Ascent-18 Specs:

  • Scale: 1/18
  • Engine / Motor: RC180 Brushed Motor
  • Transmission: Forward & Reverse
  • Drive System: 4 Wheel Drive
  • Length: 218mm
  • Width: 130mm
  • Height: 114mm
  • Servo Type: 4kg Metal Gear Waterproof Servo
  • Wheelbase: 155mm
  • Ground Clearance: 42mm
  • Chassis Type: 2mm Flat Rail Aluminum
  • Wheel Width: 15mm
  • Wheel Diameter: 25.5mm
  • Suspension: Aluminum Capped Oil Filled Shocks
  • Speed Control Type: 2-in-1 Brushed ESC/Receiver
  • Radio System: 2.4GHz Radio System
  • Battery: 7.4v 750mAh LiPo with USB Charger Included

The Ascent-18 is priced at $119.99, but for a limited time (through May 1, 2024) you can pick up one of these tiny trucks for only $99.99 through Redcat’s launch special. Visit to learn more about this 1/18-scale R/C crawler.

Image credit: Redcat