Tamiya 47435 1/12 Renault 5 Turbo Rally RC Car Kit (M-05Ra Chassis)

Product Code: T47435

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Renault's 1978 Rally Machine

This is a 1/12 scale limited edition R/C model kit of the Renault 5 Turbo Rally, which based the Renault's best-selling Renault 5 and made its debut in 1978 World Rally Championship (WRC). The polycarbonate body realistically replicates the compact, sporty form of the machine and features a separately-molded front bumper. Stickers are also included to depict the black stripes, car numbers, and sponsor logos for heightened realism. Assembly required.

Rally Ready M05Ra Chassis

Based on the front wheel drive M-05 chassis, the rally-tuned M-05Ra chassis features a lightweight, narrow, durable, and an easy-to-assemble semi-monocoque frame. The 4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension is equipped with specially designed hub carriers and F/R uprights to increase ground clearance by 5mm. A front skid guard, side guards, and rally block tires are also included to allow you to enjoy both gravel and tarmac driving.


  • 1/12 scale R/C model assembly kit. Length: 330mm, width: 180mm, height: 130mm
  • Polycarbonate body with separate molded plastic component for the front bumper.
  • Includes stickers for decoration, and window masking stickers for use during painting.
  • Rally-tuned M-05Ra variant features specially designed hub carriers and front/rear uprights to increase ground clearance by 5mm. It employs a lightweight, narrow and durable semi-monocoque frame, and is at home both on gravel and asphalt.
  • Front skid guard and side guards included.
  • 210mm S wheelbase.
  • 8-spoke wheels are paired with rally block tires.
  • A host of Hop-Up Option parts is available to soup up your chassis even further.
  • Includes 540 motor.
  • Includes: Tamiya TBLE-02S ESC (electronic speed control) Capable of running sensor brushless motors and brushed motors alike. (21.5 Turn BL motor limit) (23 Turn brushed motor limit.


  • 2-Channel radio, steering servo, 7.2volt battery pack with compatible charger, and Tamiya PS paint.


  • Length: 330mm
  • Width: 180mm
  • Height: 130mm
  • Wheelbase: 210mm
  • Tread (F/R): 138mm
  • Tire Width/Diameter (F/R): 26/60mm
  • Monocoque Frame Chassis
  • Front-Wheel Drive
  • 3-Bevel Differential Gears
  • 3-Piece Steering Tie-Rod
  • 4-WHeel Double Wishbone Suspension
  • F/R Friction Dampers
  • Gear Ratio=7.25:1
  • Type 540 Motor included Requires electronic speed controller (sold separately)