More K&N Action With Losi Desert Buggy XL [VIDEO]

More K&N Action With Losi Desert Buggy XL [VIDEO]

No Bradley Morris tie-in here since he doesn’t race desert buggies, but the K&N graphics sure look good on Losi’s hot 1/5 scale buggy. The XL is unchanged beyond its new K&N graphics, so that means 23cc gas power, Spektrum DX2E radio, full-time 4WD ana a 4mm aluminum chassis. Full details below.

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From Losi:

Stand out from the crowd and push the limits of RC performance with the Losi® K&N 1/5-Scale Desert Buggy XL. This edition of the hard-hitting Losi Desert Buggy XL comes prepared to take names with an officially licensed K&N body on the outside and genuine K&N air filter inside. The Desert Buggy XL was designed to withstand the rigors of intense off-road driving with a terrain-killing 4WD drivetrain, injection molded roll cage, and 4mm aluminum chassis. Under the hood drivers will find a 23cc gasoline engine that’s sure to make your presence known and a gas tank that delivers over 40 minutes of relentless action on a full tank.


  • Genuine K&N air filter included
  • Increased air flow for increased engine performance
  • Full 4WD capabilities
  • Pull start 23cc gasoline engine
  • Machined ring and pinion gear
  • 740cc gas tankr
  • Roll Cage protects chassis and can be removed by taking of only 10 body clips
  • 24mm Hex Standard Hex size in 1/5th scale vehicles. Allows for use of multiple tire and wheel combinations
  • Integrated adjustable servo saver
  • 4mm aluminum chassis
  • Dual disk brakes
  • Sealed differentials
  • Spektrum™ DX2E 2.4GHz radio system included

Needed To Complete:

  • 87-93 Octane Gasoline
  • 2-Cycle Oil
  • Gas Can
  • Battery Charger


Vehicle Type:     4WD RTR Off-Road Gas Buggy
Completion Level:     Ready-To-Run
Size/Scale:     1/5
Length:     30.75 in (781 mm)
Width:     19.1 in (485.1 mm)
Height:     12.25 in (311.1 mm)
Weight:     28.7 lb (13.01 kg)
Ground Clearance:     3.1 in (78.7 mm)
Wheelbase:     22.0 (558.8 mm)
Chassis:     4mm Plate, 6061-T6 Aluminum
Suspension:     Independent
Shock Type:     Oil-Filled, Coil-Over Springs
Drivetrain:     4WD
Differential:     Bevel Gear, sealed
Wheel Diameter:     4.75 in (120.65mm)
Wheel Width:     2.34 in (59.43mm)
Tire Tread:     All-Terrain
Tire Diameter:     7.8 in (198.1mm)
Engine Size:     Pull start 23cc gasoline
Pinion:     20T
Spur Gear:     61T
Internal Gear Ratio:     3.31:1
Final Drive Ratio:     10.09:1
Radio:     DX2E, 2 channel
Servos:     Installed 30 kg Servo
Batteries:     Dynamite 1700 mAh receiver pack
Brakes:     Dual Disc Brakes
Body:     Panels, Silkscreened
Ball Bearings:     Full Ball Bearing Drivetrain
Fuel Tank Capacity:     740cc
Approximate Assembly Time:     Less than 1 Hour

#LOS05010 – $999.99
Due Late January, 2016

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