Redcat Racing Gen8 Hop Up Parts Released

Phoenix, AZ, January 20, 2019 --( The Gen8 is Redcat’s newest vehicle and is the first to be completely designed and developed, in house, in the USA. The Gen8 is rapidly taking the RC marketplace by storm. A quick search will reveal its immediate acceptance into the scale RC crawler community. With its amazing performance, straight out of the box, the Gen8 appeals to both the RTR enthusiasts, as well as to the custom build community. To ensure those who like to modify their vehicles have plenty to keep themselves busy, Redcat has already started to release several hop up parts, with more scheduled to come.

One of the most satisfying aspects of hobby grade RCs, is the ability to customize the vehicles and make it your own. The Gen8 is no exception to that rule. With its incredible design and many tuning options, the Gen8 is a great performer, even in box stock form. Throw the release of these new custom upgraded parts into the mix, and there are sure to be some amazing looking, and performing, Gen8 custom rigs popping up all over social media, as well as the trail. So, for those who want to do some hardcore modifications, scratch build a rig from the ground up, or just want to personalize their Gen8, these newly released parts should be considered, with serious interest.

Below are the Redcat Racing Gen8 hop-up parts currently available, with more to come in the near future. Be sure to check back regularly with a Redcat dealer, or follow Redcat Racing on social media, as there are many more custom hop-up parts to come.

Clear Body with body & window mask stickers. (Does not include body accessories)
Steel Splined Center CV Drive Shaft (Front & Rear)
Aluminum Grill
Aluminum Center Skid Plate
Aluminum Transmission Case Housing Set and Gear Cover
Aluminum Transfer Case Housing Set

To purchase these custom parts, visit, or find a Redcat Racing dealer.

About Redcat Racing
Established in 2005, Redcat Racing ( has become premier name for Fast - Affordable - Fun ready to run, gas, nitro and electric powered remote controlled surface vehicles. All Redcat Racing vehicles come fully assembled and ready to run right out to the box making it simple for anyone to get started in the R/C hobby. Redcat Racing has a complete line of parts and accessories as well as a wide selection of vehicle sizes ranging from 1/24 scale to 1/5 scale, ensuring that there is a Fast-Affordable-Fun vehicle for everyone. Visit for more information and to find a dealer near you.

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