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Old 10-13-2004, 08:41 PM   #796
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Well maybe I should of said a little high compared to the XXX-SG+...LOL. I'll be getting one over all those other sedans....
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Like Howard said..the car was used by about 6 Losi drivers last weekend at the Region 12 race and I must say it was beyond dialed! I have yet to see a car so well designed!!!!!

It is well worth the $$$$$$

I may just have to pick one up ??????

Look at the podium in Modified Sedan from the race
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The new Losi looks like a FSR Bullet.... who remembers the Fizzers?
Yeah I remember Cookie and Martin Floro coming to NZ for our Nats with one...
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Face it gentlemen, R/C is an expensive hobby. And if you want to race, and be competitive, it is even more expensive. PERIOD.

Fact is, the "kit" (chassis, suspension components, transmission, etc), despite the classification, is quite often the LEAST expensive element of a larger equation. Once you total up your electronics, and EXPENDABLES motors, batteries, and tires, you will agree...

Compare the price of the JRXS to COMPARABLE kits on the market- XRay, Tamiya, Corally-and it is a fair price.
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I know our hobby is expensive.. I have raced all kinds of rc and motorcycles.. where for just the price of my bike, i could have a killer rc setup.
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Old 10-13-2004, 11:55 PM   #801
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Default same price as a 415, whats the Prob???



Team Losi is proud to announce the release of their all-new world-class sedan racer called the JRX-S.

Inline center mounted battery & forward mounted motor

Optimized short-arm suspension with integral sway bar mounts and up/down stops

All chassis components pinned to prevent tweaking
Diffs can be adjusted up/down and front/rear for CG and belt adjustment

New construction two belt drive train that requires no idlers or tensioners

Lightweight design and construction allows ballast placement options

Completely adjustable roll centers, toe-in, anti-squat, castor, and camber

Dual position shock towers for indoor/outdoor racing

Center spool and one-way options

Machined pure Carbon Fiber/Graphite chassis and upper braces

All new single or double o-ring hard anodized racing shocks with Ti-Nitride shafts

Pivot blocks with ball supported floating pivot pins

New shock absorbing bumper and 5th body mount

New Outdrive cups that donít require saver rings

Ti-Nitride suspension hinge pins

Genuine MIP aluminum CVDís

Titanium Turnbuckle tie-rods and camber links



The ingenious design, unmatched adjustability, and superb assortment of specialty racer parts and accessories make the JRX-S the most advanced and versatile electric sedan ever offered. The serious racer can quickly and easily change between indoor and outdoor set-ups in a matter of minutes. The JRX-S includes a neutral handling Skoda body and 24mm racing wheels ready for the tires of your choice. Look for the JRX-S to be available around the first of the year at hobby shops and racetracks worldwide.



LOSA0255 JRX-S Expert Racing Sedan Kit Street $349.99
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I think I love the steering mounted on the upper deck the best,

I look at that and its like, damm that power cap for the gtx is huge, there's just got to be some alternative to that

cars beautiful though
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James, were you running the new car or the old car last weekend?
Old car.
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WOW there is like no room for electronics is there? That big huge large hole under the motor looks scarry also. Looks like a good place for an aftermarket chassis to me.
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Like Howard said..the car was used by about 6 Losi drivers last weekend at the Region 12 race and I must say it was beyond dialed! I have yet to see a car so well designed!!!!!

It is well worth the $$$$$$

I may just have to pick one up ??????

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WOW there is like no room for electronics is there? That big huge large hole under the motor looks scarry also. Looks like a good place for an aftermarket chassis to me.
I would say this could be a contributing factor for Losi staying with graphite plate and not molded, having external companies producing upgrade parts also generate interest in the kit itself.

People Like BMI, Demon etc must be giggling like little school girls in anticipation of its release.
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Face it gentlemen, R/C is an expensive hobby. And if you want to race, and be competitive, it is even more expensive. PERIOD.

Fact is, the "kit" (chassis, suspension components, transmission, etc), despite the classification, is quite often the LEAST expensive element of a larger equation. Once you total up your electronics, and EXPENDABLES motors, batteries, and tires, you will agree...

Compare the price of the JRXS to COMPARABLE kits on the market- XRay, Tamiya, Corally-and it is a fair price.
Dont make me add up what I have spent on this HOBBY ( you dont want to see a grown man cry do you?) I have two FK's sitting on my work bench a warpseed D2 hanging on the wall and a tc3 factory kit hanging there also now i have to get this car!!!!! will the maddness ever end!!!!!!!
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Stormer hobbies has these listed at,
TAMIYA 415....$459.95
XRAY FK..........$356.95
Seems like the Losi is a bargain at this price, and it comes w/body.
LOSI JRXS.......$349.99
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well, now the official pictures out, i really want to know how is the batter removed. yes, i've heard of the trap door and the two screws, but i wanna c a photo of it!.. haha, but with two screws, wouldn't it be a pain to change battery? hmm.. probably not a worry to serious racer
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