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RC Short Course trucks do a great job looking like their full size counterparts, but most are missing one piece, a spare tire carrier and now RPM Products has come to the rescue! RPM’s Spare Tire Carrier is a simple add-on that allows you to bolt on two real short course spare tires to the back of the rc short course truck, which perfectly mimicking many popular full-scale off-road desert trucks.
The RPM Spare Tire Carrier consists of a frame and support structure built from the famous RPM blend of ultra tough and durable nylons so not only will your truck look scale, it’ll still be able to handle the toughest of conditions. The RPM Spare Tire Carrier fits the Traxxas Slash 2wd and Traxxas Slash 4×4 when used in conjunction with an RPM rear bumper (Slash 4×4 – #80122, #80123 & #80125 or Slash 2wd – #81002, #81003 and #81005). Made in the USA!
NOTE: The RPM Spare Tire will not work with stock or any other aftermarket rear bumpers. The only wheels with the correct offsets that will work with the RPM Spare Tire Carrier are stock offset Traxxas Slash 4×4 (front or rear), Slash 2wd (rear) or RPM #82332 – black or #82333 – chrome Revolver wheels. Tires must be 2.2”/3.0”, short course specific (not included) with an overall tire diameter of 4-5/16” or 109mm (common to most short course tires). Slightly larger diameter tires may be run if you want the appearance of “flat” tires. Body modification is required to allow the Spare Tire Carrier to fit correctly.
Part #: 70502 – Spare Tire Carrier for the Traxxas Slash