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Electric Car/Vehicle Toys, Gifts

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by vfx, Aug 20, 2012.

  1. vfx

    vfx Well-Known Member

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  2. vfx

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    #2 vfx, Aug 20, 2012
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    Just celebrated mine this past weekend, and the kids went to the Tesla store to get me this...

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  4. vfx

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    http://www.walmart.com/ip/Scalextric-BMW-Mini-Cooper-Car/21078536?wmlspartner=neQRQBqOKtQ&sourceid=04585000800817414732&sourceid=0100000012230215302434&veh=aff
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    In 2010, the Mini E Race became the first electrically-powered vehicle to tame the legendary Nürburgring-Nordschleife at race speed. The Mini E Race is a modified race version of the series-production Mini E. To ensure optimal performance and safety out on the race track it features a special lightweight body and roll cage. This car has a light and very strong one piece body and is ideal for use by novice and club racer. Racers will appreciate the fast acceleration and speed of the light-weight car. This Digital Plug Ready (DPR) car can be converted for use with the Scalextric Digital system in less than sixty seconds using C8515 Digital Plug.

    Features:
    • 1:32 Scale slot car
    • Easy change pick-ups
    • Digital plug ready system
    • Super tough bodies
    • Magnatraction system
    • Motor: Mabuchi SP 18K RPM, gear ratio 11:36
    • Chassis: Rear mounted motor, sidewinder, rear two-wheel drive
    • Magnet: Rectangular 2.5mm, down-force 177gm
    • Overall length: 113mm, wheelbase: 77mm
    • Axle / hub width: 52mm front, 54mm rear
    • Tire diameter: 20 (ext), 14 (int), 8mm front; 20 (ext), 14 (int), 8mm rear
    • Weights: Car 62gm, case 156gm
     
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    brianman Burrito Founder

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    /confused
     
  7. vfx

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    Yep

    Predated the Tesla Roadster by more than a year.

    It was $600K so did not sell many.
     
  8. markwj

    markwj Moderator, Asia Pacific

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    Um, not...
     
  9. Petrokalis

    Petrokalis S P2420 / X S207

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    Fixed. :wink:
     

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