Because of the Rocket Buggy's fast speed it is use often to Bait Enemy Units into Kill Zones.
One drawback to the Rocket Buggy is its wide swing when turning around. From a stop the Buggy will go forward roughly 2 lengths when it is ordered to reverse its direction 180 deg. This can unintentionally take it into the range of enemy Units & Turrets.
The Rocket Buggy used to be called the "Light Strike Vehicle".
The Player must Unlock the Jackrabbitprior to Unlocking the Rocket Buggy.
The Rocket Buggy continues to be valued for its low Repair Time and small Space requirements. Allowing it to be usefull for several Tactics including Unit Baiting and Hit and Run Attacks.
After you unlocked the Rocket Buggy, you will received the message from R.U.B.I. that said likes this, HIT AND RUN - Yes, Commander, Rocket Buggies are ready to be made and are born to run. Machines like to stretch their legs once in a while, too.
The Rocket Buggy fires 4 explosive rockets but in the update they fire 6 rockets.
Fleet and aiming to kill, Rocket Buggy's are light strike vehicles equiped with Hydra 70 rocket launchers.
— In-game description
Utilizing Thorium technology to push the engine of the Rocket Buggy to new speeds has resulted in a faster hit and run that is sure to stir up chaos in the enemy lines.
— Level 10 description
These vehicles put the pedal to the medal -- ripping through buildings before the enemy knows what hit them.