Redcat Racing has a new 1:5 scale monster truck with an 8S Power System – The Rampage R5.

Redcat Racing
3145 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85034
Phone – 602.454.6445


Redcat Racing has a new 1:5 scale monster truck with an 8S Power System – The Rampage R5.

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Phoenix, Arizona, August 8, 2018 – Redcat Racing, the premier source for quality Gas, Nitro and Electric powered RC vehicles, announces the release of the all new Rampage R5. The R5 will be available for purchase late August, 2018.

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Redcat Racing is excited to announce the release of the NEW R5, 1/5 scale brushless monster truck this August. The R5 comes fully equipped with an 8S Ready Power System. The R5 is a big truck that looks and drives amazing! The new chassis design gives the R5 more clearance when driving over obstacles like logs, rocks, and other RC cars. Handling characteristics of the R5 are amazing, and its sheer size, coupled with the new high clearance chassis, this 1/5 scale monster can be taken almost anywhere.

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The R5 is ready to run right out of the box, just add your own 6S-8S LIPO power and charger. The R5 includes Redcat’s new large scale high clearance chassis, waterproof electronics, powerful brushless ESC and motor, and a 2.4GHz radio system. The R5 has oil filled threaded shocks and rides on a set of aggressive off road tires. The powerful brushless motor blasts this high clearance monster truck through rough terrain with ease.

The R5 is a big, bad, powerful monster truck. Caution should be taken when operating this vehicle.

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The R5 was designed to be a powerful performer that will leave a lasting impression on anyone who gets to see it in action. The massive amounts of airborne dirt particles and sheer large scale excitement will put a smile on most faces, and you are lucky enough to be the one controlling the R5, you will not want to put the controller down. The R5 is pure excitement!

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  • Scale: 1:5
  • Length: 800mm
  • Width: 550mm
  • Wheelbase: 503mm
  • Wheel Track: 460mm
  • Weight: 10.34kg
  • Motor: Electric Brushless 1050Kv
  • ESC: Waterproof Brushless (160A)
  • Servo: 30kg
  • Battery: Not Included
  • Charger: Not Included

To learn more about the Rampage R5 visit:


About Redcat Racing:
Established in 2005, Redcat Racing ( has become premier name for Fast – Affordable – Fun ready to run, gas, nitro and electric powered remote controlled surface vehicles. All Redcat Racing vehicles come fully assembled and ready to run right out to the box making it simple for anyone to get started in the R/C hobby. Redcat Racing has a complete line of parts and accessories as well as a wide selection of vehicle sizes ranging from 1/24 scale to 1/5 scale, ensuring that there is a Fast-Affordable-Fun vehicle for everyone. Visit for more information and to find a dealer near you.

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