DuraTrax DXR500 1/5 RTR Brushless Motorcycle

Mar 31, 2011 3 Comments by

The new DuraTrax DXR500 1/5 Scale RTR Brushless EP Motorcycle is easy to drive — whether you’re battling for racing position or just barreling down the road. The flywheel gyro lets you lean in and lay on the throttle, fully confident that you’ll remain in total control. It’s a snap to run at low or high speed – even for beginners! Engineered for power, strength and style, the DXR500 features front air fork shocks, a high-volume, oil-filled rear shock and a brushless 3800kV motor with LiPo-compatible ESC already installed! Add batteries, give it a charge and you’re ready to rip up the road!

  • Factory installed Tactic™ 2.4GHz 2-channel radio system
  • Metal chain drive gives plenty of power with minimal maintenance
  • Fly wheel gyro system makes the DXR500 stable and easy to drive
  • High-grip on-road tires
  • Easy access battery compartment accepts your choice of NiCd, NiMH and LiPo packs
  • No-snag tip-over bar protects the factory-finished, race-inspired body and driver
  • Molded, hi-impact plastic body adds realistic detail
  • Attractive racing graphics and sponsor decals
  • Molded foam driver figure
  • Available in four colors
  • 1-year Stress-Tech™ Guarantee


Length: 16.75 in (425 mm)
Width: 4.25 in (110 mm)
Height: 11 in (280 mm)
RTR Weight: 5.5 lb (2.5 kg)

DTXD04** – DXR500 1/5 Scale On-Road 2.4 RTR Motorcycle – $399.99

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3 Responses to “DuraTrax DXR500 1/5 RTR Brushless Motorcycle”

  1. Anonymous says:

    You posted up a press release on March 31, 2011 saying the item will be available in early March. ;) March 2012?

    • Matthew Higgins says:

      Good catch. We’ll have to see when DuraTrax says it will be available. I bet April is a safe bet.

  2. RC Insider Vol. 5 Issue 5 RC Car Action says:

    [...] ready for street action. The DXR500 is also brushless powered and includes a 2.4Ghz radio system. Click hereBreaking News Traxxas Sponsored SX Racer Gets Second Win Dean Wilson, running in the 250 class and [...]

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