Losi News

Gil Losi Jr. is back to TLR & Losi

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Horizon Hobby have announced that Gil Losi Jr. has returned to consult with Team Losi Racing and the Losi development team. G.Losi Jr. will work closely with the race team to produce innovative vehicles as well as supporting design on the Losi side of the business.

“As one of the living legends in the RC community, he has immediate credibility with retailers and consumers alike, and his experience, insight and creativity will help us produce amazing new vehicles for both Losi and Team Losi Racing,” said Horizon Hobby President Chris Dickerson. “We are excited to once again have him on our Horizon team!”

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Exotek Super Baja/Rock Rey alloy HD front gearbox set

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Exotek Racing have introduced a new alloy front gearbox for the Losi 1/6 Super Baja and Super Rock Rey. The parts are machined, polished and anodized in Exotek’s gun metal finish for look. The heavy duty gearbox delivers extra durability to your drive train for less wear and tear and helps reduce maintenance while the alloy construction insures the drive shaft gear maintains solid teeth engagement against the diff gear to eliminate the problem of worn gear teeth and poor gear mesh due to the stock plastic gearbox flexing.

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Losi Ford Raptor Baja Rey RTR 4WD Desert Truck

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Losi have introduced the new Ford Raptor Baja Rey Ready-to-Run 4WD Desert Truck. Officially licensed, it comes equipped with a Dynamite 3800Kv brushless power system, as well as a solid rear axle, independent front suspension, and roll cage with upright shocks, so you can tear across all types of rocky off-road terrain. And you’ll do so with the full-throttle freedom that only AVC® technology can provide. Just like the full scale Ford Raptor, the onboard traction control allows you to fly across the desert at speeds in excess of 50mph all while in complete control and completely dialed in. You get an authentic off-road racing experience with injection molded details, light bars and two licensed trim schemes.

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Losi 22S Kicker & Magnaflow SCT RTR

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Losi have introduced the new 22S 2WD Ready-to-Run Short Course Truck available with Kicker or Magnaflow bodies. Based on the Team Losi Racing 22 race platform, the 22S SCT features all the fun and performance of its predecessors making it the perfect Ready-to-Run vehicle to not only maximize performance bashing in the backyard, street or park, but to be the perfect entry level race truck for your local R/C race track. The Losi engineering team applied the race-proven suspension geometry of the TLR 22SCT to the 22S SCT, giving it the handling ability needed to maximize performance everywhere. The powerful Dynamite 12T 550 brushed motor provides great torque and top speed that will keep drivers coming back for more. With officially-licensed Magnaflow and Kicker Audio trim schemes, the 22S SCT looks the part while it’s tearing up the terrain or crossing the finish line. Designed to be user-friendly, the electronics are hard mounted and the battery is loaded through the bottom of the chassis to help create a hassle-free user experience. Additionally, several Team Losi Racing 22 platform performance parts are available to upgrade the vehicles performance and style.

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MIP Tenacity 41T 1Mod spur gear

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MIP have introduced 41 tooth 1Mod spur gear for the Losi Tenacity. he spur is precision machined and not molded to quiet down the drivetrain tremendously. It will change overall gearing and helps increase bottom end punch.

Losi Super Rock Rey 1/6 4WD RTR AVC rock racer

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Losi have introduced their new Super Rock Rey 1/6 4WD RTR AVC rock racer. This ready-to-run gives any driver the power and stability to succeed off-road with impressive size, speed, and endurance. The Losi Super Rock Rey also has a robust chassis and features AVC stability — making it easier to control for drivers at any experience level. The Super Rock Rey takes its inspiration from full-scale rigs that tackle the King of Hammers and similar places others won’t dare go. Realistic solid axle performance joins 8S brushless power that pushes the needle to 50+ mph or more — while the stability of AVC technology lets you hold nothing back through corners and jumps.

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Losi 5IVE-T 2.0 BND 1/5 4WD SCT

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Losi have introduced the new 5IVE-T 2.0 BND 1/5 4WD Gas Short Course Truck. The Losi 5IVE-T 2.0 BND has all of the unrivaled performance of its predecessor and includes Bind-N-Drive technology, allowing you to pick the transmitter that best fits your lifestyle. The powerful Zenoah G320 32cc engine has been built specifically for the 5IVE-T 2.0. The revised chassis layout reduces the front drive shaft angle for improved durability and increased 4WD balance. Plus, the new rack style bellcrank steering assembly makes for easy Ackermann changes and overall improved steering geometry. Additional advances include an updated front hood, upgraded brakes, and hard anodized bleeder caps and shock bodies for improved shock performance. The Losi 5IVE-T 2.0 BND 1/5 4WD SCT comes in Grey/Orange/White and Grey/Blue/White colors.

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Losi 22S ST 2WD brushless RTR

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Horizon Hobby have introduced the new Losi 22S ST 2WD brushless Ready-to-Run stadium truck. Based on the Team Losi Racing 22 race platform, the all-new Losi 22S ST RTR has taken the performance and durability of the 22 platform and maximized it to become the ultimate Ready-to-Run performance stadium truck. The 22 platform is a legend in the radio control racing world and this new Losi version was engineered to place you in the a-main at your local track or give you the upper hand when dominating the backyard or neighborhood streets. A powerful Dynamite brushless system provides an insane amount of speed and power that’s completely manageable with the aid of AVC (Active Vehicle Control) technology. The get-up-and-go of the 22S is easily handled by the race-inspired suspension of the championship winning 22 race platform.

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