Losi 5ive-T Official HH Announcement

Published: September 8, 2011
Horizon Hobby today officially announced their new 5IVE-T 1/5 scale RC short course truck. The bind-n-drive truck is Team Losi Racing's first foray into the large scale truck market.


In a posting on their official Facebook fan page this morning, Horizon Hobby's Losi brand made the official announcement that they are stepping into the 1/5 scale RC market segment.

Official announcement:

New this morning from Losi, the 5IVE-T 1/5-scale truck! Featuring a 4WD drive system, 5MM Anodized chassis, massive shocks with 7mm thick shock shafts, 26cc engine, heavy-duty 1/4-scale servos for throttle and steering, 7075 front and rear aluminum shock towers, installed Spektrum Telemetry and more this is the new standard in 1/5-scale off-road. Check it out!

The new product called the 5IVE-T is a 4WD, bind-n-drive kit that is due to begin shipping in mid-October. Priced at just under $1,600, the new truck platform is based on the Losi 8IGHT platform.

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