LRP proudly announces the launch of the following all new products...
1. LRP S8 TX Premium RTR
Enjoy the racing pedigree and the features associated with this proven design. Easy to work on and clean, very robust and easy to set up the S8 TX Premium RTR Truggy will maximise your driving time and minimise the time spent in the pits.
The included components are specially designed for maximum driving pleasure. The LRP ”RTR-Spec exhaust system is specifically developed for the included engine to give extremely high bottom end power and blistering top speed. To handle the immense power output of the engine-pipe combo the specially designed 3-shoe ”RTR-Spec clutch is hardened for heavy duty action. The 150ccm tank is splash protected to keep your Truggy clean in those hectic refuelling stops for near-uninterrupted driving.
Also notice the heavy duty blue anodised 4mm front and rear aluminium shock towers for best performance and durability and the patented braking system based on real automobile brake design for great stopping power. The VTEC Kamikaze tyres in RTR compound on low-profile rims provide long-lasting traction and lowest tyre wear and are ideal for any surface.
The LRP S8 TX Premium RTR Truggy is completed by its decaled, four colour painted bodyshell. The airbrush design with chrome-metallic effect will attract everybodys attention.
The Premium RTR on the race track
In our brand new video the LRP S8 TX RTR shows its talents - incomparable agility, highest cornering speed and unbelievable power. With its racing genes and unique appearance this package promises breathtaking action.
Enjoy high-performance with premium quality equipment. With the new Nitro R/C Premium RTR Truggy from the "Blue is Better" company the 2009 season promises to be very thrilling! Let's look forward to it
Racing technology in a complete package
Building on the success of the S8 BX buggy LRP proudly presents the S8 TX RTR Truggy. The same outstanding features which characterise the buggy are all to be found in the Truggy. The reactive anti-squat rear suspension geometry for great bump handling, unparalleled on-power traction and precision cornering capability are all common points with the Buggy.
What you get in the RTR are all the race-proven features in a more affordable, trouble-free package. Fitted throughout with high-quality, race bred ”RTR-Spec components, LRP has done all the work for you. No assembly, no body to paint and cut-out and no engine to fit are only a few of the tasks we have taken over for you. Just ”Ready-To-Run immediate action!
The special angled engine mount moves the weight of the special LRP Z.28 Spec 3 ”RTR-Spec Pullstart engine into the centreline of the chassis for great handling and jumping on any surface. The S8 TX Premium RTR feels equally at home on rough terrain, parking lots and race tracks alike.The included C3-STX Pro digital transmitter and C3-RX micro receiver are fully adjustable and offer features usually only found in high-spec radio systems, such as model memory, dual-rate adjustment, etc.
Order No. Item
131500 S8 TX 1/8 Nitro Truggy Premium RTR
2. LRP VTEC Expert Airplane Line LiPo — 35C
LRP is now offering a new line of high performance 35C LiPo battery packs especially tailored for different, popular flight models. Use the advantage of higher capacity and longer flight time with fairly the same weight and size. Through new and revolutionary production technology the all new LiPo-batteries of the LRP VTEC Expert Airplane Line was developed using a maximum charging rate of 3C, which reaches full charge in less time than before. Current airplane LiPos use 1C-2C. With this all new LiPo airplane line LRP sets a new milestone in battery technology for airplane models. Featuring a maximum (peak) discharge rate of 60C and a maximum consistent discharge rate at 35C, these LiPos result in extremely high power levels. In addition, the completely new electrolyte composition and special HDS technology combined in the LRP VTEC Expert Airplane Line 35C LiPo batteries for extremely high voltage and sensational performance.
• 3C Charge Current without reducing the life expectancy
• 35C Constant Current and 60C Peak Current discharge capability for ultimate power
• Extremely high voltage due to new Electrolyte composition and special High Density Stacking
(HDS) - Technology
• Highest possible safety due to certified UN-test
• EHR balancing connector
• Extremely high cycle life for constant charging without performance loss
• Single cells get measured and selected before a battery pack gets assembled
3. VTEC 1/8 Off-Road Competition Tyres Buggy ”Harakiri
LRP electronic is releasing the next competition tyre of its 1/8 Buggy tyre line. The LRP R&D team and team drivers have specially developed a new tread design with large block pattern, perfect for loose dirt, very dusty or broken, rutted race tracks. The VTEC 1/8 tyre provides highest grip and lowest wear based on a special compound of high-quality rubber. In addition, the all new tyre features pre-cut venting holes resulting in highest performance through best air circulation. In combination with the moulded foam tyre inserts, tyre wear is reduced to a minimum. All these features provide maximum tyre performance on all track surfaces.
Released in Super Soft, Soft and Medium compounds. Proven in many successful races by the LRP 1/8 Factory Offroad Team!
• Special tread design with large block pattern, suitable for
loose dirt, very dusty or broken, rutted race tracks.
• Special tread design for long lifespan with large block pattern,
suitable for long and tough finals
• Pre-glued & balanced
• Including moulded yellow foam tyre insert
• Lowest tyre wear
• Pre-cut venting holes
• Several rubber compounds
• Highest Grip and longest lifetime
• Compound identification on the side wall
Order No. Item
65514M LRP VTEC 1/8 Off-Road Buggy "Harakiri" wheel pre-mounted - medium
65514S LRP VTEC 1/8 Off-Road Buggy "Harakiri" wheel pre-mounted - soft
65514SS LRP VTEC 1/8 Off-Road Buggy "Harakiri" wheel pre-mounted - super soft
4. LRP VECTOR X12 - 5.0 Turns
World champion XTEC brushless Technology!
LRP has developed a completely new revolutionary brushless motor the r/c scene has never seen before. The VECTOR X12 brushless motor sets new benchmarks when it comes to electric motor performance and will be the motor to beat for high-level racing competition. The VECTOR X12 features
a totally new design structure, including the fully adjustable and replaceable PreciSensorTM system,
a completely new precision sensor positioning system for power, torque, throttle response and efficiency never seen before.
The motor in unlike any other brushless motor. Constructed of 2 main parts and using only 4 screws, resulting in a motor which is easier to work on and the possibility to access and replace the rotor with the motor still left in the car. In addition to this it features an all new sintered 12.5mm size magnet graded on a new strengthened shaftm to further optimise the motors performance, efficiency and mid-range torque. This new X12 has been perfected in every small detail which makes the new brushless motor setting new benchmark in brushless technology!
World Champion XTEC X12 Brushless Technology!
The VECTOR X12 brushless modified motors were extremely successful at this year 1/12th onroad and 1/10th ISTC World Championship. XTEC X12 based brushless motors dominated both the classes of this prestigious event. The 1/12th event finishing in 1st —2nd —3rd place, an complete podium lock-out and also securing the first ever World Champion title for brushless motors. In the 1/10th event the XTEC X12 based brushless motors dominated by putting 5 out of 10 brushless motors in the prestigious worlds A-main, with 2 out of 3 podium places. Overall 5 out of 6 podium places were achieved with the XTEC X12 based brushless motor at the 2008 1/12th and 1/10th
World Championship in Thailand. A total success!
VECTOR X12 Features:
· Dismountable - Machined 7075-T6 aluminuim can, short/light-weight design and maximum airflow.
· Easysolder Design - Heavy copper, multilayer PCB for lowest resistance.
· PreciSensor System - Revolutionary precise senor postitioning for best power, thottle and
efficiency. Fully and adjustable replaceable
· Reproducable Timing - Timing adjustable in clearly defined, reproducible steps with new moulded
timing inserts for same result every time
· O-Ring - Dampening and optimised bearing size for vibration-free operation
· 12.5 mm Magnet - All new sintered 12.5 mm magnet size and grade, for best efficiency and midrange
torque and new high-strength shaft
· New Packed Stack - With minimised core losses for lowest temperature and higher efficiency
5. LRP Crawler Brushed Combo
Maximum power meets total control: LRP Crawler Brushed Combo 55T
The LRP Crawler combo has been especially developed for all applications in crawling, trial and all other areas that require precise driveability at slow speed. This LRP Crawler combo is a genius when it comes to low speed driveability, super sensitive starting and accelerating. The entry into the LRP Crawler world has never been so affordable:
A kit combining LRP Crawler Brushless Reverse + LRP Crawler 55T Special motor
Crawler Brushless Reverse
• Auto-hill brake
• Plug in and drive
• 4 unique crawler throttle profiles
• Timeable + Rebuildable
• No reverse delay
• Double ballraced
• Motor rotation system
• Special 55T Crawler winding
Order No. Item
80629 BL Combo Crawler Brushless Reverse / Crawler Brushed 55T
6. LRP Competition Starterbox Tuningpart — Truggy positioning braces
LRP releases new tuningparts for the LRP Competition Starterbox. LRP offers the possibility to upgrade your existing LRP starterbox into a Truggy starterbox with no effort. With the new Truggy positioning braces front and rear you can easily transform your adjustable 1/10 — 1/8 scale competition starterbox to perfectly fit the use of any 1/8 Truggy model.
Including hardware, such as screws, nuts and spacers to perfectly build your new starterbox.
Order No. Item
37195 Truggy positioning braces front/rear