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Losi Desert Buggy XL-E

Losi 1/5 Desert Buggy XL-E

Here ya go 1/5th scale fanatics, the Losi Desert Buggy XL-E has been announced. The XL-E is a massive RTR brushless 1/5th scaled buggy that should do a good job of dominating your local bash spot. Loaded with scale detailing, the beast comes with officially licensed Maxxis tires and an LED light bar for night driving. Here are some of [...]

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Pro-Line LockDown Losi 5IVE-T

2 New 1/5th Scale Tires From Pro-Line

Pro-Line will soon have a pair of new tire options for all you HPI Baja 5SC and Losi 5IVE-T drivers. First up is the LockDown X2. LockDowns are famous for their traction on prepared tracks with loose conditions and with the new X2 compound should last longer than ever. The LockDown X2s have a part number of #10117-002 and uses webbing [...]

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MCD Racing RR5 CF Ultimate

MCD Racing RR5 CF & W5 Max Ultimate

New from MCD Racing is a pair of 1/5th scale beasts. The first is the RR5 CF Ultimate buggy, while the second is the W5 MAX Ultimate short course style truck. Both of these “Ultimate” series vehicles sport precision machined alloy parts designed by MCD to be as strong and rigid as possible. The MCD crew have tested all the [...]

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KRAKEN VEKTA.5LSE PRO KIT

Kraken 1/5 Vekta.5LSE Pro Kit

Coming in January from Kraken RC is the LSE version of their Vekta.5 off-road machine. The Vekta.5LSE is a huge, scale type, 1/5th scaled gas powered beast that is modeled after the Class 4400 rig driven by Levi Shirley at the King Of The Hammers event. Here are some of its highlights- * True scale Class 4400 buggy * Pre-cut clear [...]

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MCD Racing W5 Max Factory Team SCT

MCD Racing 1/5 W5 Max Factory Team SCT

Go big with the new W5 Max Factory Team Short Course Truck from MCD Racing. The 1/5th scale W5 Max FT hosts a slew of changes over the previous W5 truck to make it faster and more durable than ever. * New extended wheelbase long chassis * New body * New alloy shock towers * New alloy lay-shaft carrier * New alloy shock bodies * New [...]

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Redcat Clawback 5th Scale Rock Crawler

Redcat Racing 1/5 Clawback Rock Crawler

Have you ever been on the trail and come upon a section that is simply impassable? Ever wish you had a truck big enough to get over an extra tough rock/limb/root section? If so, Redcat Racing has a new truck for you, the Clawback. The Clawback is HUGE, it is a 1/5th scaler that measures in with a whopping 650mm [...]

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Losi MTXL Aluminum Upgrades

Losi Aluminum Upgrades For The MTXL

Are you a proud new owner of the Losi MTXL monster truck? Have you started looking for upgrades? If so, Losi has just announced four new Aluminum Upgrades for the MTXL. All four pieces are anodized in black and CNC machined from high quality aluminum. The aluminum upgrades can make your truck tougher while adding a nice touch of bling. LOS354005 [...]

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RS5 Modelsport XF Formula One Chassis

RS5 Modelsport 1/5 XF Formula One Chassis

New from European company RS5 Modelsport is the 1/5th Scale XF Formula One Chassis. The XF brings scale realism and high performance to the 1/5th on-road scene, plus, it just looks cool. Some of it highlights include- * Servos & receiver box mounted on the same carbon plate * Works with Zenoah & Beast engines * Easily accessable front MonoShock * Easy to change [...]

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TLR 5IVE-B Race Kit

TLR Goes Huge With New 5IVE-B Race Kit

TLR is set to go HUGE later this summer with the new 1/5 5IVE-B Race Kit. Not only is it big, but it was specifically designed to bust out fast lap times down at your local track. You see, the 5IVE-B is based off the 8IGHT platform which is well known around the world for great handling and durability. Here [...]

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Kershaw Designs X-Maxx Brushless LiPo Review

Review - Kershaw Designs Traxxas X-Maxx Brushless/LiPo Upgra…

Hey, in case you didn’t get the memo, the Traxxas X-Maxx is a big deal now days, not only in size but in the way it has taken off with the bash crowd. The X-Maxx pretty much rocks out of the box, with one exception, a watered down power system. While the stock brushless system has decent power, it is [...]

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Losi K&N Service Kit

Losi K&N Aerosol Filter Care Service Kit

Make easy work of cleaning your K&N air filter with the new Aerosol Care Service Kit from Losi. The kit comes in two parts, a cleaner and filter oil, helping to make a dreaded chore easy. The K&N Service Kit is priced at just $20 and has a part number of #LOS77001. Stoked that it is Friday? So are we, try [...]

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Losi 5th Scale Monster Truck XL RTR

Losi 1/5 Monster Truck XL RTR With AVC

Wow, talk about big and mean, have a look at the new 1/5 Monster Truck XL from Losi! The Monster Truck XL is a gas powered beast designed to crush cars and catch big air. The Monster Truck XL comes ready-to-run, making it fast and easy to go from the box to your local bash spot, and is powered by [...]

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MIP Quick Fill System 1/5th Scale

MIP 1/5th Scale Quick Fill System

Tired of slow pit stops with your Losi 5IVE-T? If so, MIP has something for you. The crew at MIP have created a 1/5th Scale Quick Fill System to make your pit stops faster and safer. The Quick Filled can be used with just one hand and resembles the dry brake systems used in full scale cars. Pricing for the 1/5th [...]

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Castle Mamba XL X Brushless Review

Castle Mamba XL X Brushless System Review

With 2016 being dubbed “The Year of Large Scale”, there are a large number of consumers looking for 1/5th scale power systems. Whether it be for an electric converted HPI Baja 5B, or the new Traxxas X-Maxx, big power systems are in demand. A few months ago Castle Creations announced their new Mamba XL X brushless power system. The new [...]

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FIDracing Dragon Hammer III

FIDracing Dragon Hammer III 1/5 Gas Truck

Hot on the heals of their DH5E brushless and first gen Dragon Hammer gas truck, FIDracing has announced the Dragon Hammer III. Like previous offerings, the Dragon Hammer III is a scale realistic off-road design sporting a solid rear axle. Right now the III is just being teased, we will post more details as they become available. Until then, check [...]

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