Arguably the most iconic guitar shape ever, the Stratocaster was the one that started it all, Leo Fenders greatest legacy. The Fender American Elite Stratocaster is a refreshingly modern take on this cult classic.
Designed for the modern-day player, the American Elite features a whole host of new and improved features. Most notable among these features is the new compound neck profile, with a modern C shape at the nut, it levels out to a tasty D at the neck heel. This new approach ensures maximum comfort and ultimate playability all the way up the neck. Perfect for today's versatile players who often find themselves adapting to different playing situations.
The other key design feature for the new American Elite is the 4th Generation Noiseless pickups, exclusive to the American Elite range, Fender have managed to combine authentic vintage Fender tone with noise-free performance. To enhance your tonal options even further Fender have included a discreet S-1 switch on the volume pot to activate alternative wiring and boost your sonic possibilities at the touch of a button.
With its 3 Tone Sunburst finish and Rosewood neck, the American Elite Stratocaster looks every part the classic and with these modern-day appointments it makes it the perfect tool for today's players.View Full Specs
- Double cutaway electric guitar
- Three all-new fourth generation Noiseless single-coil Stratocaster pickups
- S-1TM switching for even more tonal versatility
- Compound profile neck; redesigned contoured neck heel
- 9.5"-14" compound radius fingerboard
- Locking short-post tuning machines; speedy soft-touch control knobs
- Includes redesigned ABS Elite Molded Case with TSA locks