X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Schumacher Mi3: World’s Fastest Remote-Controlled Car Faster Than Many Actual Cars

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

There are hobbyists, and then there are people like Nic Case. His obsession with remote-controlled toy cars has led him to create the Schumacher Mi3, a record-breaking toy car that can easily outrace even the one you have in your garage. Its top speed? 161.76 mph.

schumacher_mi3_rc_car

Case spent six months and over $4,000 (USD) building the Schumacher Mi3. It has a carbon fiber chassis, an 11hp motor and a 12-cell battery pack. Here’s the Schumacher Mi3’s record-setting run at the Rockingham Dragway:

Wow. I wonder if the guy driving it can actually steer that thing it or even see it. I wouldn’t be surprised if the remote only had two buttons, one to stop and one to go. As you’d expect from someone as driven as he is, Case is already looking forward. He’s been working on the Streamliner, a toy car that he wants to have a top speed of 200mph.

[via TopSpeed & Gencept]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Hot Toys Star Wars Grand Moff Tarkin 1/6 Scale Action Figure

Hot Toys Star Wars Grand Moff Tarkin 1/6 Scale Action Figure

Grubstick Modular Roasting Stick

Grubstick Modular Roasting Stick

The Killing of a Sacred Deer (Trailer)

The Killing of a Sacred Deer (Trailer)

Volkswagen T-Roc Is a Compact Crossover, Not a Rap Star

Volkswagen T-Roc Is a Compact Crossover, Not a Rap Star

2017 Audi S6 Review: A Grade “S” Sport Sedan

2017 Audi S6 Review: A Grade “S” Sport Sedan