Arrma Kraton EXB 8S 1/5 Speed Monster Truck RTR, Black, ARA5808V2T1

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Experience the epitome of bashing performance with the Arrma Kraton 1/5 EXtreme Bash EXB 8S RTR Speed Monster Truck. This new ready-to-run version comes fully equipped with a new colour scheme, an 8S LiPo-compatible power system and EXtreme Bash parts, ensuring unrivalled durability for your action-packed adventures. 

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  • EXtreme Bash 7075-T6 aluminium parts for virtually unstoppable strength
  • Upgraded Spektrum brushless power system is 8S LiPo compatible
  • 10% more torque with the Spektrum Firma 1100Kv brushless motor
  • 47% more torque with the waterproof Spektrum S6510 steel gear servo
  • Spektrum DX3 3-channel DSMR radio and a Spektrum SR6200A DSMR receiver
  • Spektrum Firma 160A V2 Smart ESC has been updated for a better driving feel
  • Exclusive Active Vehicle Control technology
  • EXB 7075 T6 laser-etched chassis plate in 5mm thick CNC aluminium
  • EXB front brace mount in red anodised CNC aluminium
  • New bold matte/gloss EXB black and red colour scheme
  • Multi-structured centre brace system including composite chassis side pods and centre body support and brace
  • Durable wheel hubs and steel driveshafts
  • Strong and durable drivetrain
  • Gearbox internals and diff outdrives are all-metal
  • High traction dBoots Copperhead 2 tyres
  • Impact-absorbing EXB front bumper
  • Efficient 3-bolt sliding motor mount design for quick removal
  • Convenient front and rear diff module design
  • Easily accessible waterproof electronics module
  • Larger, more durable linkages, shocks, turnbuckles and more
  • Wheelie bar included
  • CNC machined aluminium 24mm wheel wrench included
  • Limited 2-year warranty
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Loaded with EXtreme Bash parts, the Arrma Kraton 1/5 Extreme Bash 8S RTR Speed Brushless Monster Truck takes bashing to new heights with its impressive durability and unbeatable performance. This ready-to-run version is equipped with a powerful 8S LiPo-compatible Spektrum brushless system that propels the Kraton to incredible speeds, making it a dream come true for large-scale bashers. 

Unrivalled power and performance from the Spektrum brushless power system 

Kraton Extreme Bash RTR

Prepare to be blown away by the new Spektrum 8S-capable brushless power system that delivers unparalleled power and performance. At its core lies the 5687 Firma 1100Kv brushless motor, boasting a staggering 56mm diameter and 10% more torque than its predecessor. Coupled with the Spektrum S6510 steel gear servo, which delivers an impressive 820 oz-in of torque at 8.4V (nearly 50% more than before), you can rest assured that this RC truck is ready to conquer any challenge. The new RTR Extreme Bash Kraton Speed Monster Truck also includes a Spektrum Firma 160A V2 Smart ESC and a Spektrum DX3 3-channel 2.4GHz DSMR radio system with built-in Spektrum AVC (Active Vehicle Control) technology that ensures you harness this massive power with ease. With the free Spektrum Dashboard App that you can download, you can unlock the full potential of the innovative telemetry capabilities and monitor real-time data such as motor RPM, receiver voltage, drive pack voltage, ESC temperature and more! 

EXtreme Bash equals unstoppable strength  

The Arrma Kraton 1/5 8S EXtreme Bash Speed Monster Truck is a force to be reckoned with, featuring numerous EXB-hardened parts and options that provide unrivalled strength straight out of the box. A 5mm thick EXB 7075 T6 CNC aluminium laser-etched chassis plate, impact-absorbing EXB front bumper and EXB red-anodized CNC aluminium front brace mount are just a few of the components that make this truck virtually unstoppable. The imposing monster truck body boasts an aggressive new EXB colour scheme that sets it apart from any other vehicle on the market. Say goodbye to mundane "Candy Crush" designs – the Kraton 1/5 8S EXtreme Bash Speed Monster Truck is as purposeful as it is impressive. 

Arrma Kraton EXB Monster Truck

Uncompromising performance across all terrain 

The Kraton 1/5 8S EXB Speed Monster Truck RTR is an all-terrain powerhouse, charging over dirt, asphalt, and grass with ease. Mounted on ultra-thick composite front and rear towers, the adjustable, oil-filled, 20mm bore shocks with 6mm thick shock shafts effortlessly soak up bumps on any surface. Complementing the EXB matte and gloss effect finished truck body are the dBoots Copperhead 2 big block tyres on multi-spoke wheels with durable hubs. Not only do they look the part, but the robust design contributes to the responsive handling and confident control even at the impressive speeds of this RC truck. 

Engineered to withstand the most extreme off-road bashing, the Arrma Kraton 1/5 8S EXB RTR features heavy-duty components. 8mm thick steel rear turnbuckles, 7mm thick steel steering turnbuckles, centre body support, aluminium centre braces, and composite chassis side pods all contribute to its incredible strength. With all-metal diff outdrives, gearbox internals, and durable steel driveshafts, the drivetrain is robust and reliable, capable of handling high-speed bashing with ease. 

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Effortless maintenance, maximum monster truck fun 

Arrma understands the value of your time, and with its efficient, easy-access modular design, the Kraton 1/5 8S EXB ensures minimal maintenance downtime. The waterproof receiver box, servo mount, and ESC tray housed in the moulded electronics module are easily accessible, safeguarding your electronics from dirt and moisture. 

The ultimate ready-to-run basher 

The Kraton 1/5 8S EXtreme Bash Speed Monster Truck is not just another beast - it's a testament to unmatched power, convenience, and value. Whether you're a seasoned basher or a newcomer to the world of RC trucks, the Arrma Kraton 1/5 8S EXB Speed Monster Truck RTR promises an adrenaline-fueled experience like no other. Embrace the thrill of off-road domination with one of Arrma’s biggest and best ready-to-run bashers

What's in the box?

  • (1) ARRMA® KRATON® 1/5 8S EXtreme Bash Speed Monster Truck 4WD RTR

  • (1) Spektrum™ DX3 3-channel 2.4GHz DSMR radio

  • (1) Spektrum™ SR6200A DSMR receiver with AVC

  • (1) Spektrum™ S6510 steel gear waterproof servo with 820 oz-in of torque at 8.4v

  • (1) Spektrum™ FIRMA™ 1100Kv brushless motor

  • (1) Spektrum™ FIRMA™ 160A V2 Smart ESC

  • (1) CNC machined aluminium 24mm wheel wrench

  • (1) Product Manual

What you need

  • (2) 3S or (2) 4S LiPo Batteries with EC5™ or IC5™ connector
  • (1) Compatible Battery Charger
  • (4) AA batteries for Transmitter


Tyre Tread
Vehicle Type
Monster Truck
Ball Bearings
5mm Plate, 7075-T6 Aluminum
Completion Level
Drive Type
Product Height
11.1" (282 mm)
Top Speed
80+ km/h
Wheel Hex Size
Sold Separately
Connector Type
Gear Ratio
Ground Clearance
2.56 in (65mm)
Motor Size
5687-1100Kv 4 Pole
Product Length
30.35" (771 mm)
Painted, decalled and trimmed
Integral with ESC
Power System
Product Width
23.7" (602 mm)
Sold Separately
3 Gear Diffs
Shock Type
Oil-Filled, Coil-Over Springs
Power Type
Gear Pitch
1.0 MOD
Motor Type
Speed Control
19.33" (491 mm)

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