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1/8 8IGHT-T 2.0 4WD Truggy Race Roller

[ LOSA0805 ]

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Retail Price: $1,149.99
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The 1/8-scale 8IGHT-T 2.0 Truggy offers big performance and an even bigger list of features. Team Losi Racing has taken the most innovative, revolutionary 1/8-scale nitro truggy design in racing history and made it even better, with engineered features and design elements that surpass every other truggy on the market

Chassis Call-Out

Chassis Callouts
  1. EXTENDED CHASSIS WITH TUNED FLEX TECHNOLOGY (TFT) 2.0
  2. PRECISION STEERING GEOMETRY AND SERVO SAVER
  3. EXTENDED-LENGTH FRONT AND REAR ARMS
  4. UPDATED SUSPENSION GEOMETRY WITH LONGER REAR SHOCKS
  5. HEAVY-DUTY DOGBONES AND OUTDRIVES
  6. HEAVY-DUTY FRONT AND REAR BRAKE DISKS
  7. LIGHTENED SHOCK TOWERS
  8. SURE-CLOSE FUEL TANK CLOSURE WITH EFRA APPROVED FUEL LINE KIT INCLUDED
  9. 50T CENTER SPUR GEAR
  10. REVISED RADIO TRAY DESIGN
  11. HEAVY DUTY REAR OUTER 3.5MM HINGE PINS
  12. REINFORCED REAR BEARING INSERT SYSTEM
  13. LASER ETCHED ENGINE MOUNTING GUIDES
  14. CENTER DRIVESHAFT GREASE BOOTS

Features

Extended Chassis with Tuned Flex Technology (TFT) 2.0

The 8IGHT-T 2.0 chassis has been extended an additional 14mm, offering added stability and handling across all track conditions. This increased stability gives the 8IGHT-T 2.0 the ability to carry more speed into and out of corners, and to glide across washboard sections with ease. Tuned Flex Technology also provides significant handling gains by responding precisely to changes in terrain without sacrificing balance and grip

Extended Chassis with Tuned Flex Technology (TFT) 2.0

Precision Steering Geometry and Servo Saver

Improving on the 8IGHT-T's original steering design was a difficult task, but the engineers at Team Losi Racing have managed to increase the consistency of the servo savers operation by further tweaking the steering geometry. Additional gains in steering precision were made by incorporating a pressed-steel bushing in the Ackermann brace for more freedom in the range of motion.

Precision Steering Geometry and Servo Saver

Extended-Length Front and Rear Arms

All suspension arms on the 8IGHT-T 2.0 have been extended a full 15mm for a wider, more stable base that maintains outstanding handling over any terrain. The extended width also allows for more stable entry into and exit from the corners, cutting valuable seconds off your lap times. Zero-Offset wheels were designed to keep the overall width within race guidelines while still offering incredible handling improvement.

Extended-Length Front and Rear Arms

Updated Suspension Geometry and Longer Rear Shocks

The suspension on the 8IGHT-T 2.0 features numerous shock mounting locations for several options in adjusting the suspension setup. The front carrier also features two camber link positions while the rear has four, allowing for even greater customization to varying track conditions. The updated suspension includes the use of 20mm longer rear shocks, extending the amount of suspension travel for increased handling capabilities on even the roughest of tracks.

Updated Suspension Geometry and Longer 
		Rear Shocks

Heavy-Duty Dogbones and Outdrives

With the increased horsepower demands of 1/8-scale truggy racing, Team Losi Racing reengineered the dogbones and outdrives of the 8IGHT-T 2.0 to stand up to the abuse. These heavy-duty components have been designed to withstand the power and abuse associated with serious off-road competition.

Heavy-Duty Dogbones and Outdrives

Heavy-Duty Front and Rear Brake Disks

For balanced braking, Team Losi Racing designed 30mm front and 33mm rear heavy-duty brake discs that greatly improve brake feel and cooling. The heavy-duty design and construction ensures that you can accelerate further into corners before having to brake, allowing for faster lap times and quicker exits from the corner.

Heavy-Duty Front and Rear Brake Disks

Lightened Shock Towers

The alloy shock towers on the 8IGHT-T 2.0 have been strengthened and lightened at the same time. By optimizing the design for rigidity, Team Losi Racing engineers were able to reduce the weight for better on- track performance without sacrificing handling or strength.

Sure-Close Fuel Tank Closure

Sure-Close Fuel Tank Closure

Every second counts on race day, and fast fuel fills are crucial to getting back in the race. With a new, Sure-Close fuel tank design, the tank lid is designed for automatic, positive closure each time, preventing air from getting in the fuel system or affecting performance.

50T Center Spur Gear

50T Center Spur Gear

Utilizing results from worldwide competitions, the 8IGHT-T 2.0 includes a 50T center spur gear designed to provide the perfect gear ratio for truggy racing. Combined with the numerous advancements and updates to the vehicle overall, the result is an even more dominant performance on any track and in any conditions.

Revised Radio Tray Design

Revised Radio Tray Design

The radio tray on the 8IGHT-T 2.0 has been revised and reengineered to optimize the position of the servos, increasing response and reducing stress on the throttle servo at the same time. This design allows for increased precision from the throttle servo without added weight.

Body

Key Features

  • Extended Chassis with Tuned Flex Technology (TFT) 2.0
  • Precision steering geometry and servo saver
  • Extended-length front and rear arms
  • Updated suspension geometry with longer front and rear shocks
  • Heavy-duty dogbones and outdrives
  • Heavy-duty front and rear brake disks
  • Lightened shock towers
  • Sure-Close™ fuel tank closure with EFRA approved fuel line kit included
  • 50T Center spur gear
  • Revised radio tray design
  • Heavy-duty rear outer 3.5mm hinge pins
  • Reinforced rear bearing insert system
  • Laser etched engine mounting guides
  • Center driveshaft grease boots
  • Shock Towers Machined From 7075-T6 Aluminum

Boasting user-friendly, track-tested tuning setups from top Losi racers the 1/8-scale nitro powered 8IGHT-T 2.0 Truggy Race Roller is professionally dialed and assembled in a race-ready configuration. The 8IGHT-T 2.0 builds upon the innovation of its predecessor by offering 37 newly engineered features and design elements.

The 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller is built on an extended-length Tuned Flex Technology (TFT) 2.0 chassis (14mm longer) which offers added stability and handling across all track conditions. This increased stability gives the 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller the ability to carry more speed into and out of corners, and to glide across washboard sections with ease. Tuned Flex Technology also provides significant handling gains by responding precisely to changes in terrain without sacrificing balance and grip.

The 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller includes updated steering geometry which features a servo saver with increased consistency. Additional gains in steering precision were made by incorporating a pressed-steel bushing in the Ackerman brace, which reduces friction over the entire range of motion. With the increased horsepower demands of 1/8-scale truggy racing, Team Losi Racing reengineered the dogbones and outdrives of the 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller to stand up to the abuse associated with serious off-road competition.

For balanced braking, Team Losi Racing designed 30mm front and 33mm rear heavy-duty brake discs that greatly improve brake feel and cooling. The heavy-duty design and construction ensures that you can accelerate further into corners before having to brake, allowing for faster lap times and quicker exits from the corner.

The alloy shock towers on the 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller have been strengthened and lightened for better on-track performance without sacrificing handling or strength. The suspension on the 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller features numerous shock mounting locations for several options in adjusting the suspension setup. The front carrier also features two camber link positions while the rear has four, allowing for even greater customization to varying track conditions. The updated suspension includes the use of 15mm longer front shocks and 20mm longer rear shocks, extending the amount of suspension travel for increased handling capabilities on even the roughest of tracks.

Utilizing results from worldwide competitions, the 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller includes a 50T center spur gear designed to provide the perfect gear ratio for truggy racing. Combined with the numerous advancements and updates to the vehicle overall, the result is an even more dominant performance on any track and in any condition.

A revised radio tray on the 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller optimizes the position of the servos, while increasing response time and reducing stress on the throttle servo. This design also allows for increased precision from the throttle servo while reducing weight. The sure-close fuel tank ensures automatic, positive closure and prevents air from entering the fuel system.

All suspension arms on the 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller have been extended a full 15mm for a wider, more stable base that maintains outstanding handling over any terrain. The extended width also allows for more stable entry into and exit from the corners, cutting valuable seconds off your lap times. Zero-Offset wheels were designed to keep the overall width within race guidelines while still offering incredible handling improvement. The 8IGHT-T 2.0 Race Roller also features an updated body design that increases air flow to the engine cooling head for improved engine performance.

Product Specifications

Type: 8IGHT-T 2.0 Truggy Race Roller
Scale: 1/8
Length: 22.075 in (560mm)
Width: 16.375 in (415.9mm)
Wheelbase: 14.93 - 15.09 in (379 - 383mm)
Weight: 8.50 lb (3.855 kg)
Chassis: Tuned Flex Technology (TFT) 2.0
Kit/RTR: Race Roller
Body: Clear Polycarbonate Body

Needed to Complete

.21 or .28 Engine
Tuned Exhaust System
2-Channel Radio System with High-Torque Servos
Receiver Pack and Charger
Glow Driver
Starter Box
Nitro Fuel
Fuel Gun or Bottle
Paint for Polycarbonate Bodies

Manuals

Parts Explosions

Warranty

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What is Not Covered
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WARRANTY SERVICES

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Modified: 11/13/2012

1 Authorized Warranty Period (Date of Purchase)

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Completion Guides Recommended   (See All)

  • Metered Glow Driver with 2600mAhNi-MH & Charger

  • 8IGHT/8IGHT-T 2.0 Starter Box

  • Speed-Shot Fuel Gun

  • Losi Fuel Bottle, 500cc

Completion Guides Convert to Brushless Power   (See All)

To convert your 8IGHT-T 2.0 to electric brushless power you will need: Losi's Electric Conversion Hardware Kit (LOSA0912), an Xcelorin Brushless System (LOSB9556 or LOSB9557) and a 3-5-cell LiPo Battery (LOSB9834 or LOSB9864).

  • Vision Ultra AC/DC Charger

  • 8IGHT Electric Conversion Kit Hardware Package

  • 1/8 Xcelorin 1700Kv Brushless Combo

Parts Listing   (See All)

  • Front/Rear Differential Pinion Couplers: 8B,8T

  • Center Differential 50T Spur Gear: 8B,8T

  • Drive Pin Set: 8B/8T

  • F/R CV Driveshaft Axles(2): 8B,8T

Optional Accessories   (See All)

  • Metered Glow Driver with 2600mAhNi-MH & Charger

  • Deluxe Nitro Starter Kit

  • Silicone Diff Fluid, 2000CS

  • Silicone Diff Fluid, 3000CS

Hop-Ups   (See All)

  • 8IGHT Electric Conversion Kit Hardware Package

  • 12-Degree Caster Blocks, Aluminum: 8B/8T 2.0

  • Center HD Lightened Differential Outdrives (2)

  • Center Diff 50T Spur Gear, Lightweight: 8B/8T

Used In...   (See All)

The "1/8 8IGHT-T 2.0 4WD Truggy Race Roller" is used in the following: