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RCZILLA 10-21-2009 04:32 PM

Losi 1/10 TEN-T Nitro Truggy RTR
Well wasn't expecting a 1/10 Nitro Truggy to be Losi's new vehicle.

portyansky 10-21-2009 04:42 PM

Where did you get this info?

RCZILLA 10-21-2009 05:13 PM

Losi posted up on Facebook/Twitter however no photos until 22nd

Kev4918 10-21-2009 05:30 PM

Here is what is was posted.

Visit Losi.com 10.22.09 for the NEW 1/10 TEN-T Nitro Truggy RTR, featuring Losiís revolutionary Remote On-Board Starting System (R.O.S.S.)

They probably be packaging it with one of there new DS2X or DS3X radios if it's going to have on board starter.

portyansky 10-21-2009 08:09 PM

Probably will be packing it with the DX3E.

fukitol 10-21-2009 09:42 PM

Originally Posted by portyansky (Post 6504229)
Probably will be packing it with the DX3E.

from the post it talks about onboard e-start so 3 ch at least. would be cool if s/c style. nitro and not having to deal with flame outs like usual. could be fun. and why no talk about the jammin s/c? noitro elec kit??

lappdawg27 10-22-2009 10:22 AM

I'm an AE guy, but I think this truck looks pretty cool. I love running 10th scale nitro (even though hardly anybody else does). If this brings back gas truck (in a 4WD variety) than I'm all for it. The only thing I wonder is how easy the thing is going to be to work on. All the extra onboard sensors, plus the ROSS, and the fact that it's 4WD may make it a pain to make major repairs. Of course, maybe I'm spoiled from working on 2WD stuff!!

Chill_Will 10-22-2009 10:39 AM

They need to hurry up with a E conversion for small indoor tracks. It will be fun

jzemaxx 10-22-2009 10:42 AM

Originally Posted by Chill_Will (Post 6506638)
They need to hurry up with a E conversion for small indoor tracks. It will be fun

Ditto. I'm sure Mike at RCM is already working on something for it.

losifiend 10-22-2009 01:37 PM

Saw the video on their site and it looks promising. Its basically a scaled down 8T with big bore shocks and beefy turnbuckles on a 3MM chassis.

The starting system actually looks really cool. I dont know how much weight can be saced though. It beats carrying around a bunh of staring equiptment.

I agree that a conversion for it would be nice too. Low KV motor on 3S would rip!!

HaulinBass 10-22-2009 02:18 PM

wheres the center diff? 2 speed tranny.....lame

tc5 man 10-22-2009 03:42 PM

i guess have to buy the center diff as a opnion , if u want to race it i would ditch the starter system and make it non pullstart and get rid of the 2speed into a single speed. it looks good plus on the dingal servos the shocks and turnbuckles look real good and there big bores hay its cheaper on tires than a truggy i think this class will be good in 2010 .

t8rtot 10-22-2009 04:40 PM

hasn't hpi been making a 1/10 truggy for years?? How come nobody thought they weren't cool then???

losifiend 10-22-2009 05:30 PM

Originally Posted by t8rtot (Post 6507765)
hasn't hpi been making a 1/10 truggy for years?? How come nobody thought they weren't cool then???

Because the HPI "truggy" is marketed as an MT and the diffs arent worth a crap. They cant even handle the power of the stock .18 and some people were converting them to BL and gave up....I was 1 of those:lol:

Losi is good at making hop up for their RTRs and hope they release a center diff. If they dont you can just change the shift point as low as possible and make that work. I highly doubt this truck will spark a new class but it sure looks like it will be fun at the track. Especially with that .20 in it.

racerj3 10-22-2009 05:37 PM

So anyways, it's $500, but if you look at horizon's website it says it comes with a DX3s radio, and a lipo rx pack with charger. So really not a bad deal at all!!

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