This looks like it's going to be my first Hobby Grade RC Car
You may want to consider 4WD if you will be bashing on loose dirt, plus with 4WD, you have more room for flexibility if you want to drift or convert to a rally car later on
There are some other brands offering full RTR's in the $109 - $135 price range for the same stuff you get with the ARRMA.
Club Racer: SCT + eBuggy + Spec Slash + 17.5T Buggy + GT8e + USGT + VTA + 17.5T TC
Basher: Monster Trucks + Crawlers + Drifters + Motorcycles