Traxxas Slash XL-5 1/10 RTR 2WD Short Course Truck w/ USB-C (Blue)


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The Traxxas Slash XL-5 1/10 RTR 2WD Short Course Truck with USB-C is a top-notch RC truck designed to mirror the authentic aesthetics and dimensions of real short course race trucks, complete with a Race Replica ProGraphix Painted Body and chassis nerf bars for durability. It boasts a High-Performance Waterproof XL-5 Electronic Speed Control, powered by a Titan 550 Motor with an internal cooling fan, and supports LiPo and NiMH batteries, making it highly versatile. Additionally, it includes a 4-amp USB-C fast charger and a 3000 mAh Traxxas 7-cell NiMH battery, ensuring you can hit the track right out of the box. With its adjustable components, rugged construction, and Traxxas’ exceptional support, this 2WD short course truck is suitable for both beginners and seasoned RC enthusiasts, offering outstanding performance and durability.

Race Replica ProGraphix® Painted Body

  • Pre-painted body with applied decals
  • Scale dimensions and looks of actual short course race trucks
  • Chassis nerf bars absorb impact and support the body
  • Scale front and rear tube-style bumpers

High-Performance Waterproof XL-5™ Electronic Speed Control

  • Innovative waterproof design
  • Three drive profiles
    • Sport Mode – forward / brake / reverse
    • Race Mode – forward / brake
    • Training Mode™ – 50% forward / brake / 50% reverse (patented)
  • Traxxas EZ-Set® one-button setup
  • LiPo and NiMH compatible with two-stage low-voltage detection

Titan® 550 Motor

  • Powerful Titan 12T 550 modified motor with internal cooling fan
  • Oversized armature for big torque and increased power handling
  • Virtually maintenance-free operation
  • Molded wire retainer keeps motor wires secure

Includes Battery and USB-C Charger

  • 4-amp USB-C fast charger
  • 3000 mAh Traxxas 7-cell 8.4 V NiMH battery with iD®

TQ™ 2.4 GHz 2-Channel radio system

  • Ergonomic transmitter with internal antenna
  • Traxxas 6519 3-channel micro receiver with fail-safe security
  • Patented O-ring sealed watertight receiver box keeps the micro receiver dry

Tough Fiber-Composite Monocoque Chassis

  • Long 13.2″ wheelbase for increased stability
  • Over 3.5-inches of ground clearance
  • All electronics securely fastened to chassis

Easy Access Battery Compartment

  • Adjustable battery hold down
  • Accepts 6- and 7-cell flat packs and 7-cell hump packs
  • Accepts many 2s LiPo battery configurations

Transmission and Driveline

  • Brushless-ready Magnum 272™ metal-gear transmission
  • Torque-Control™ slipper clutch system
  • Planetary gear differential with steel ring gear
  • Sealed gearbox protects the transmission with beefed up motor guard
  • External gear cover with easy clutch access
  • Heavy-duty telescoping U-joint driveshafts and yokes


  • Digital High-torque waterproof Traxxas 2075 steering servo
  • High-performance bellcrank system minimizes bump steer


  • Adjustable steel turnbuckles
  • Captured rod ends won’t pop off

Springs and Shocks

  • Fully adjustable oil-filled Ultra Shocks™ with X-ring technology
  • Race-tuned progressive rate white powder-coated springs

Wheels and Tires

  • Pre-glued scale all-terrain tires with performance foam inserts
  • 2″ outer diameter, 3″ inner diameter dual-profile SCT wheels

Rubber-Sealed Ball Bearings

Precision Hex Hardware

Backed by Unparalleled Traxxas Support and Parts Availability

Model Name: Slash 2WD XL-5 with USB-C
Model Type: Short Course Trucks
Model Speed: 30+ mph with 7-cell battery and included optional 23-tooth pinion gear
Model Skill Level: 1
Scale: 1/10
Weight: 4.76 pounds (2.16 kg)
Length: 22.36 inches (568 mm)
Width: 11.65 inches (296 mm)
Front Track: 11.65 inches (296 mm)
Rear Track: 11.65 inches (296 mm)
Height: 8.43 inches (214 mm)
Wheelbase: 13.2 inches (335 mm)
Drivetrain: 2WD
Transmission: Magnum 272
Differential Type: Planetary steel gear
Gear Ratio (Internal): 2.72 (final drive: 9.05)
Gear Pitch: 48 pitch
Servo(s): 2075 digital high-torque waterproof
Radio System: TQ™ 2.4 GHz 2-channel radio
Battery Compartment Specs: 165 mm X 49.5 mm X 23 mm, 25 mm
Motor Name: Titan® 12T 550
Motor Type: High-speed brushed motor
Motor Weight: 8.47 ounces (240 g)
Motor Length: 3.07 inches (78 mm) overall length, 2.25 inches (57 mm) can length
Motor Diameter: 1.41 inches (36 mm)
Motor Shaft Size: 3 mm
Motor Connector Type: Bullet
ESC Name: Waterproof XL-5 ESC with low-voltage detection
ESC Type: Brushed
ESC Case Size: 1.23 inches (31 mm) / 2.18 inches (55 mm) / 1.04 inches (26 mm)
ESC Weight: 2.44 ounces (69 g)
Motor Connectors: Bullet
Battery Connectors: Traxxas High-Current Connector
ESC Power Wire: 14 gauge

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