HPI Racing 1/8 Savage XL 5.9 Nitro 4WD RTR

Tower Stock# LXDUTS  •  Manufacturer Stock# 112601
HPI Racing 1/8 Savage XL 5.9 Nitro 4WD RTR (large view)
Notes from our tech department:
This is the 2.4GHz radio controlled, glow powered, ready-to-run
HPI Savage XL K5.9 Monster Truck.

**The difference between this version and the #104246
**is that this version includes a glow starter w/battery,**
**fuel bottle, 6-cell stick pack with charger, and six AA batteries,**
**but does not offer a choice of body colors.**


Chassis: Rigid 6061-series aluminum TVP (twin vertical plate) 0.12"
(3mm) thick
Drive: Four wheel shaft driven
Engine: HPI Nitro Star K5.9 .36 cu in (5.9cc), ABC cylinder and
piston construction, three needle composite bodied slide valve
carburetor with 9.5mm inlet, dual stage air filter, starts with
included HPI Roto Start 2 shaft drive electric starter, one-piece
engine mount and 0.12" (3mm) mounting plate
Exhaust: Polished aluminum two-chamber tuned pipe and polished
aluminum manifold
Radio: HPI TF-20E 2.4GHz with steering and throttle trim and reverse
and dual rate adjustment, transmitter does not have charge jack
Throttle servo: SF-10 Servo 4.5kg-cm 6.0V (HPIM2784)
Steering servo: SF-50 Metal Gear Servo (HPIM2777)
Wheels: Chrome plated 2.2" (56mm) wide with 17mm aluminum hex
hubs, 3.4" (87mm) diameter
Tires: HPI Terra Pin with spike pattern for grass and loose dirt
and center chevron pattern for directional stability, 7" (178mm)
diameter, 3.35" (85mm) wide
Shocks: Four Big Bore Savage Shocks
Fuel Tank: 5.4oz (160cc), flip top cap
Clutch: Three shoe aluminum
Clutch Bell: Heavy duty steel construction, vented 16 tooth
Body: Painted and trimmed 0.60" (1.5mm) thick polycarbonate GT
Gigante monster truck
Suspension: Double wishbone with lightweight suspension arms
Battery: 7.2V stick pack with standard connector for Roto Start
Battery Charger: Wall type charger
Caster: Adjustable front and rear toe-in, caster/toe-in refers to the
angle of the front suspension when viewed from the side of the car
Camber: Adjustable, camber refers to the angle of the tops of the
tires from vertical when viewed from front or behind vehicle
Brake: Machined steel hub and dual red fiberglass brake discs
Transmission: Three-speed with metal gears and adjustable shift
Differentials: Alloy cases with with machined steel rings and pinion
bevel gears with new larger machined steel diff outdrives and axles
Slipper Clutch: Heavy duty dual slipper plates and shock absorbing
rubber pad
Spur Gear: Machined steel 52 tooth
Ball Bearings: Full set, rubber sealed
Steering: Bell crank with cam-type servo saver steering arms
Warranty Period: Two year limited, valid only in the US, Canada and
South America


HPI Savage XL K5.9 Monster Truck with HPI Nitro Star K5.9 engine,
Roto Start electric starter, glow plug, air filter, 2.4GHz radio,
standard throttle servo, high-torque steering servo, hump receiver
pack, 6-cell stick pack, wall charger, painted and trimmed body,
glow starter with battery, 6 AA batteries, instruction manual


Fuel: Car blend with 20% nitro content
Track equipment


Length: 23.8" (580mm)
Width: 17.5" (445mm)
Height: 10.6" (270mm)
Wheelbase: 15.74" (400mm) wheels on-center front-to-rear
Suspension Travel: 6" (152mm)
Length: 20.7" (527mm)
Width: 7.7" (196mm) at rear wheels, widest point
Width: 7.1" (180mm) ahead of fr wheels, narrowest point
Height: 5.3" (136mm)
Thickness: 0.60" (15.2mm)


For Replacement Ball Bearings use:
Qty. Size Location Qty. Bearing Set
5 6x13mm Transmission 3 DTXC1573
4 8x16mm Front Wheel Hubs 2 DTXC1585
4 8x16mm Rear Wheel Hubs 2 DTXC1585
2 5x10mm Clutch Bell 1 DTXC1535
4 10x16mm Differentials 2 HPIC2032
2 6x10mm Flanged, Transmission 1 DTXC1565

jxs 01/17/14

See Tower Catalog page 93.
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