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Kraken RC Re-Releases

Kraken RC Announces Re-Releases

Over at Kraken RC they have announced that they are getting ready to do some re-releases. Vehicles like the KV5TTE 12S Brushless SCT and the VEKTA.5E Ultra 2 are now available for pre-order with a scheduled delivery date of October/November. Both of these giant off-road machines are quite scale realistic, while also being designed for serious durability. You can use [...]

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Redcat Racing 5th Vigilante 8S RTR Monster Truck

Redcat Racing 1/5 Vigilante 8S Brushless RTR Monster Truck

The good folks over at Redcat Racing have just announced the mighty 1/5th Vigilante 8S RTR Brushless Monster Truck. This large scaled beast comes with huge monster truck tires, as well as a massive 8S brushless power system. Check out these highlights- * Massive 4985 1250KV brushless motor * 160 amp electronic speed controller * 4-wheel independent suspension * Beefy 24mm oil-filled coil-over shocks * [...]

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Kraken RC KV5TTE Ultra Desert Trophy Truck Kit

Kraken 1/5 KV5TTE Ultra Desert Trophy Truck Kit

Now available for pre-order is the Kraken 1/5 KV5TTE Ultra Desert Trophy Truck Kit. This beast of a trophy truck is supersized, for super fun. With a 12S capable brushless ESC, and huge amounts of suspension travel, the KV5TTE Ultra is designed to be king of your local bash spot. Check out these highlights- * World’s first true-scale production of a [...]

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Primal RC 5th Scale Dodge Challenger RTR

Pre-Order Now Open – Primal RC 1/5 Dodge Challenger 2WD RTR

Just announced for pre-order over at Primal RC is the giant 1/5th scaled Dodge Challenger 2WD RTR. This gasoline powered monster has been nicely scaled from the full sized original and comes with a massive gasoline engine under the hood. Here are the highlights- * Choose from 5 colors, 4 hood styles, and 2 sets of decals * Choose between gas engine, [...]

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ARRMA 5th OUTCAST 8S BLX EXB RTR

ARRMA 1/5 OUTCAST 8S BLX EXB Brushless Stunt Truck RTR

New from ARRMA is the 1/5th scaled OUTCAST 8S BLX EXB Brushless Stunt Truck RTR. This beast-sized stunt truck has massive 8S brushless power and is designed for hardcore bashing. Check out these highlights- * Now includes the extreme strength of EXB parts * Beefed-up Spektrum 8S LiPo-capable brushless system * Engineered tough with EXtreme Bash 7075-T6 aluminum parts * Bigger, tougher shocks, linkages, [...]

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ARRMA 5th Kraton 8S BLX EXB Brushless Monster Truck RTR

ARRMA 1/5 Kraton 8S BLX EXB Brushless Monster Truck RTR

New from the good folks at ARRMA is the beastly 1/5 Kraton 8S BLX EXB Brushless Monster Truck RTR. This large scale beast comes with massive 8S brushless power and an aggressive EXB color scheme. Here are more highlights- * Includes EXtreme Bash 7075-T6 aluminum parts * Bigger, tougher shocks, linkages, turnbuckles, and more * Aggressive new EXB matte/gloss color scheme * Updated 8S [...]

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Kraken RC 5th VEKTA.5E Ultra

Kraken RC 1/5 VEKTA.5E Ultra

Just announced by Kraken RC is the 1/5th scaled VEKTA.5E Ultra. Available as a roller or as an ARTR, the new VEKTA.5E Ultra was designed for extreme performance. Check out these highlights- * New transmission design with easy gearing access * Currie F9-inspired V3 rear solid axle * Paddle straight shafts (pinless) for direct engagement and power * Large capacity battery plate with 10 [...]

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Primal RC 5th Collectors's Edition Grave Digger Monster Truck RTR V3

Primal RC 1/5 Collectors's Edition Grave Digger Monster Truc…

Over at Primal RC they are showing off their Collector’s Edition 1/5 Grave Digger Monster Truck RTR V3. This giant monster truck weighs in at 80 pounds and features a slew of upgrades over the previous model. With only a few of the collectors editions left, now is the time to get one before they are all sold out. Check [...]

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Spektrum RC S6510 5th Scale High Torque Servo

Spektrum S6510 1/5 High Torque Servo

Now shipping from Spektrum is the S6510 1/5 High Torque Servo. The S6510 was designed to be a replacement servo for rigs like the 1/6 SCX6, 1/5 Kraton, and 1/6 Super Baja Rey. Check out these highlights- * Designed for racing, bashing, or crawling * Engineered with the finest components and the latest servo technology * High Torque – 820oz-in @ 8.4V * Ideal [...]

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Duratrax RC 5th Warthog 5.7 Monster Truck Tires

Duratrax 1/5 Warthog 5.7″ Pre-Mounted Monster Truck Tires

Now available for pre-order from Duratrax are 1/5 Warthog 5.7″ Pre-Mounted Monster Truck Tires. These beastly pre-mounts are sized to fit trucks like the Traxxas X-Maxx and ARRMA 8S Kraton. Here are the highlights- * All terrain tires ready for dirt, grass, gravel, or pavement * Pre-mounted on black Ripper wheels with removable hex * Ripper wheels are compatible with the Duratrax Clip-Lock [...]

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Pro-Line RC 5th Pre-Cut 1956 Ford F-100 Clear Body

Pro-Line 1/5 Pre-Cut 1956 Ford F-100 Clear Body

Coming soon to a hobby shop near you is the new 1/5 Pre-Cut 1956 Ford F-100 Clear Body from the good folks at Pro-Line. Sized to fit trucks like the 8S ARRMA Kraton, this vintage Ford F-100 is sure to turn heads. Check out these highlights- * Retro classic styling * Custom hot-rod style extended cab * Aggressive fender flares * Iconic old-school chrome [...]

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Kraken RC 5th VESLA.5 Brushless Gasoline Kit

Kraken RC 1/5 VESLA.5 RTR in Brushless or Gasoline Versions

New over at Kraken RC is the 1/5 VESLA.5 in Brushless or Gasoline Versions. This very trick Class 1 looking rig comes with high performance suspension and was designed for serious durability. Check out these highlights- * Fully interchangeable from Gas to Electric * Electric comes with 200A ESC & 780kV brushless motor * Gasoline comes with new 32cc 2 stroke engine * New [...]

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HPI Racing Re-Release Baja 5B Buggy Kit

HPI Racing to Re-Release Two Baja 5B Buggy Kits

That’s right folks, the HPI Racing Baja 5B Buggy Kit is back! The crew at HPI has announced that they will be releasing two versions of their large scale legend Baja 5B. Here are the highlights- * Part of HPI’s SBK collection of Self Build Kits * Both come in kit form * Nearly 32″ long * Weighs over 20lbs * Extra-tough drivetrain parts with [...]

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Integy Wheelie Bar Set 5th Scale ARRMA Kraton Outcast

Integy Wheelie Bar Set for the 1/5 Kraton & Outcast

Now available from Integy is a Wheelie Bar Set for the 1/5 ARRMA Kraton & Outcast. Those big ARRMA’s are known for their insane power, with the Integy Wheelie Bar Set you can pin the throttle, without instantly flipping on your lid. Available in two different colors, the wheelie bar set is designed to be an easy, bolt-on upgrade. Also, [...]

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Kraken RC VESLA.5 RWD Class 1 True Scale RTR

Kraken RC 1/5 VESLA.5 RWD Class 1 True Scale RTRs

After a good bit of teasing, Kraken RC has announced the 1/5th scaled VESLA.5 RWD Class 1 True Scale RTR. The VESLA.5 is all new from Kraken and was modeled after the legendary HPI Baja 5B. The VESLA.5 will be available in two different forms- with a full gasoline engine, or brushless powered. Here are the highlights- * Robust modern layout * [...]

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