The Spyker Cyberkat is an off-road RC that looks like a Tesla Cybertruck

Want one? It’ll cost you
by Drei Laurel | Dec 31, 2021
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At this point, any official news regarding the availability of Tesla’s long-awaited Cybertruck is a bonus. We’re just fine watching all the merchandise based on the yet-to-be-produced EV come out one after the other.

This one? It’s not exactly a Tesla Cybertruck R/C per se, but its appearance does appear to have been heavily inspired by it.

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The Spyker Cyberkat is a new R/C kit that runs on tracks and is capable of tackling off-road terrain. It’s made primarily of aluminum sheet metal and injection molded and 3D-printed parts.

Now, before you go thinking this is just a toy, stop. It isn’t. The Cyberkat requires real assembly, including drilling actual holes and electrical work. It’s designed to run on 775-style motors, will take 12v batteries, and weighs as much as 9kg. It’s relatively large, too, measuring 737mm in length, 483mm in width, and running on 108mm of ground clearance.

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It isn’t just the legwork that makes the Cyberkat an RC for adults, either. If you want to build one, the kit will set you back at between $1,299 to $1,499 (P66,000 to P76,000), with an additional $200 if you want it to include electronic parts and a radio.

You can learn more about the Spyker Cyberkat here. The figure above isn’t exactly cheap, but the vehicle does look like a very capable little thing. You can watch it in action in the video below:

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