Losi 5IVE-T Now Available As A Roller

May 16, 2013 No Comments by

With this new roller drivers can choose their own electronics and engine, and even customize the body with their favorite paint scheme. Read more about it in the official press release below:

Bigger. Faster. Stronger. Customizable. The 1/5-scale Losi® 5IVE-T™ 4WD Off-Road Racing Truck Roller is the closest thing to a full-size vehicle in realism, performance, experience and customization. This version of the 5IVE-T includes all the components that have made the 5IVE-T iconic with the exception of electronics and an engine. This is the ideal vehicle for drivers who prefer to choose their own destiny by choosing their own engine, servos, and radio equipment.

Features:

  • 4-Wheel Drive Power Train with All Metal Gears
  • 5mm Aluminum Chassis Design Based on Successful 8IGHT™ Platform
  • 3-Tunable Sealed Viscous Differentials
  • Large-bore Shocks with 7mm Shafts/Threaded Adjusters
  • Multi-Piece Beadlock Off-Road Wheels
  • Aluminum Dual-Disk Braking System
  • Extra-Large 800cc Fuel Tank With Clunk
  • 2-Stage Air and Fuel Filter Systems
  • Full Roll Cage Modeled After Full-Scale Trucks
  • 4-Piece Body with Ability to Replace Individual Panels
  • CV Driveshafts Used Throughout
  • Innovative sealed clutch mount with cooling fins

Specifications

Type: Short Course Truck
Scale: 1/5
Length: 38 in (965.2mm)
Width: 20.75 in (527mm)
Height: 12.25 in (311.1mm)
Ground Clearance: 2 in (50.8mm)
Wheelbase: 24 in (609.6mm)
Chassis: 5mm 6061-T6
Suspension: 4 wheel independent
Drivetrain: 4WD with 3 silicone fluid differentials
Tire Type: Off-Road all-terrain
Gear Pitch: 1.5 Module
Wheel Size: 4.75 in (120.6mm)
Kit/RTR: Rolling Chassis
Shock Type: 24mm Diameter Oil Filled with Compensation Bladders
Body: Modular Lexan Truck Body with Stickers to Apply
Ball Bearings: Included Throughout Including Steering
Fuel Tank Capacity: 800cc
Minimum Age Recommendation: 14 years
Experience Level: Intermediate
Recommended Environment: Outdoor
Assembly Time: 1-3 Hours
Is Assembly Required: Yes

Needed to Complete:

  • 2.4GHz DSM® surface transmitter and receiver
  • Gasoline with 2-cycle oil
  • 23–29cc Gas Engine
  • Tuned Pipe
  • 1/5-Scale Steering Servo
  • 1/5-Scale Throttle Servo
  • Polycarbonate Paint
  • Receiver Battery and Charger

LOSB0024 – $1,099.99

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