The best-selling Bandit XL-5 known for fun and durability, just got a new look. Taking cues from the paint scheme on Courtney Force’s Funny Car, this Traxxas favorite come out of the box with a paint scheme that’s just as fun as it is.
Number-One for Ready-To-Race® 2WD Buggy Fun—All-Weather Ready!
The Traxxas Bandit redefines traditional buggy performance by creating a whole new class of Extreme Sports Buggy. Bandit offers the highest levels of speed, action, and fun that will easily make it one of your favorites for all kinds of R/C driving excitement. The lightweight Bandit chassis is loaded with an aggressive Titan 12-Turn modified motor and a high-current XL-5 Electronic Speed Control that deliver lightning-fast acceleration and incredible 35+mph* performance.
With Traxxas exclusive waterproof electronics, Bandit can blast through puddles, mow through mud and shred snow. Your R/C adventures are limited only by your imagination. Jump it. Race it. Crash it. Bandit's legendary durability leaves everything else behind. Bandit is built Traxxas Tough to keep you off the workbench and deep in the fun zone. Plus, it's upgradeable with a full line of Traxxas factory parts and accessories for custom performance and personalization.
Precision 2.4GHz Control Radio System - With the TQ™ 2.4GHz radio system, you just switch on and drive. There are no channels or frequencies to manage, so the focus is on having fun.
4amp DC Peak Detecting Fast Charger - For quick, convenient, hassle-free charging, a 4amp DC fast charger is included to maximize runtime and minimize down time. The included NiMH charger requires a 12-Volt DC power outlet for universal high-output charging.
*Optional #2976T AC-DC Mains power supply available as a separate purchase.
Traxxas Power Cell NiMH Battery with iD - Bandit includes a Traxxas iDTM Power CellTM Battery Packs are optimized for free-flowing power and maximum punch.
Sealed Electronics Extend Your Driving Fun - Traxxas Bandit is Ready-To-Race® with waterproof technology. The new XL-5 electronic speed control and the mini receiver are sealed against the elements giving you the freedom go places you might not have thought possible.
*The Bandit reaches its blistering 35+mph top speed using the optional 31-tooth pinion gear (included) and a 7-cell 8.4V battery pack (sold separately). Out of the box, the installed 26-tooth pinion gear is just right for all-around, on or off-road action.