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Losi Desert Buggy XL 1/5th 4WD Buggy RTR
There is some “big” news out of the Losi camp today, the announcement of their latest 5th scaler, the Desert Buggy XL. The latest addition to Losi’s 5th scale line-up comes with big gas power and is ready to run, no building required. 4wd helps to put all that big gas power to the ground, and it comes in buggy trim. Some of its other features and specifications include-

* Full 4WD capabilities
* 23cc gasoline engine w/ pull start
* Adjustable servo saver
* Machined ring and pinion gear
* 5mm thick aluminum chassis
* 740cc gas tank
* Sealed diffs
* Dual disk brakes
* Spektrum DX2E 2.4GHz radio system

The part number for the Losi Desert Buggy XL is #LOS05001, it has a street price of $999, and it should start hitting hobby shops early next month. Hit up This Link for more information.

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  1. David proclaimed on this day:

    Cool looking buggy. Not that a video is the best representation of any vehicle, but does this buggy look slow or is it just me?

    • slsspark proclaimed on this day:

      It takes a lot of motor to get nearly 30(28.7 to be precise) pounds rolling.

    • Eric opened their gaping maw and spake:

      This is not your 1/8th electric motor truck. This is a 30lbs monster with a gas engine (pretty much a weedwacker motor)

    • Bryan attempted to articulate the following, but failed:

      Ya it seems a bit sluggish like something holding it back. Need a pipe I like the looks of it a lot.

  2. Mike bailey commented thusly:

    Seems like a pretty good deal price wise compared to the five t.

  3. Landon commented thusly:

    Looks good but seriously dx2e? Its a thousand dollar car it should at least come with a dx3r pro like the 5t… even the ten scte comes with a nicer radio than this…otherwise it looks nice, kinda like the baja 5t with kraken conversion

  4. mike said:

    Glad im not the only one who thought it looked slow in the video..COOL looks tho!!