Hobao Hyper 8.5

Hobao Hyper 8.5

Brand: Hobao

Part Number: HBM8.5-NR

£342.64 Web Price RRP £384.99

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Get yourself up and running quickly with everything youll need for your new pullstart equipped model

1 x HPI Power Fuel 16% Nitro - 1 Litre #HPI-101900
1 x Nitro Starter Set- Includes Glowstarter and Charger, Fuel Bottle and Plug Spanner #L-FS-GS03
3 x Sony AA Batteries - 4 Pack #WM-032

saving you £56.84 over RRP!

A step up from our basic nitro starter package, this bundle will give you that competitive edge with your new model with a rechargeable battery pack and a larger bottle of fuel.

1 x HPI Power Fuel 25% Nitro - 5 Litres #HPI-101908
1 x Nitro Starter Set- Includes Glowstarter and Charger, Fuel Bottle and Plug Spanner #L-FS-GS03
3 x Sony AA Batteries - 4 Pack #WM-032
1 x JST Female To Tamiya Female Adapter Lead #ET0802
1 x Standard Mains Trickle Charger For All 7.2v - 9.6v Packs (WM-022) #HC-C606014
1 x Voltz High Power 1600mAh 6v Budget Receiver Hump Pack #VZ0112

saving you £64.44 over RRP!


New upgrades same great price. HoBao have updated the Hyper 8.5 RTR to include some amazing new features with virtually no increase in cost, making it one of the best performance, race bred RTR 1/8th buggies on the market. Raced atthe biggest events in the World the Hyper 8.5 RTR is the perfect introduction to 1/8th off road. Cheaper models don't always mean cheaper costs and the Hyper 8.5 is without doubt a buggy that will handle the demands of first timers andclub racers alike.

With a powerful 3-port Hyper 21 engine, 2.4ghz radio and Savox servos all now factory installed, getting started in 1/8th off road racing has never been easier or more cost effective.


  • Black Anodised 20mm Big Bore Shocks
  • Lightweight CNC Machined 7075 Front Shock Tower
  • Lightweight CNC Machined 7075 Rear Shock Tower
  • Adjustable Front and Rear Turnbuckles
  • High Performance Brake Pads
  • High Performance Polished In-Line Connected Tuned Pipe
  • Front and Rear CVD Universal Driveshafts
  • Savox Digital SC-0252 10.5kg Metal Gear Steering Servo
  • Savox Digital SC-0352 6.5kg Throttle Servo
  • 2.4ghz FHSS Radio System

Hyper 8.5 RTR Features:

  • Hyper 21 3-Port Race Engine
  • HardCoated Anodised Countersunk Chassis
  • Big Bore Shock System
  • Dish Racing Wheels
  • Pre-painted custom designed bodyshell
  • Mounted Tyres on Racing Dished Wheels
  • Front universal driveshafts
  • Alloy oil filled shocks with white springs
  • Front and rear anti roll bars
  • Metal Spur Gear
  • 3 Geared Differentials
  • Adjustable wheelbase
  • Fully adjustable castor, camber, toe-in etc


  • Brand: Hobao
  • Part No: HBM8.5-NR
  • Scale: 1:8
  • Build Level: Assembled (RTR)
  • Vehicle Type: Buggy
  • Power Source: Nitro
  • Surface Type: Off Road

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Dear I am interesting in the Hobao 8.5 rtr, but i would like to konw if it is the 2013 model with the update. Many thanks
Asked by Paul on 12th August 2017

Yes, these are the latest stock available.

Answered by: Ben @ Wheelspin Models

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