The 1:10 scale model is described on Mattel’s web site as a “interest grade-radio-controlled automobile that’s off-road and rugged terrain succesful.” It has functioning headlights and taillights, and two driving modes: “chill” and “sport.” Identical to the actual Cybertruck, it has a telescoping tailgate that slides out right into a loading ramp for the mattress. Mattel says the physique might be eliminated to disclose the “inside and entry inside battery and drivetrain system.” The larger RC Cybertruck even comes with a “cracked window vinyl sticker” in a nod to the now-infamous mishap from the actual truck’s massive reveal.
The 1:64 scale model is the dimensions of a typical Scorching Wheels automobile. It additionally has two driving speeds however fewer transferring components. Each variations had been designed with assist from Tesla.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has lengthy mentioned that his firm would construct an electrical pickup truck. However as he obtained nearer to revealing the automobile, he saved teasing that it might have a “futuristic-like cyberpunk, Blade Runner” design.
Musk delivered (or perhaps even overdelivered) on that promise when the Cybertruck was introduced in November 2019. The stark steel-clad truck he rolled out onstage was not like mainly some other pickup truck on the street, which was primarily the entire level.
The Cybertruck turned a viral sensation, and Tesla has even collected a whole bunch of hundreds of refundable $100 deposits for the automobile, implying that there’s not less than some demand for a futuristic-looking pickup truck that may additionally do pickup truck-y issues.