5 PORTS GT ENGINE SERIES
The ultimate expression of design, engineering
and technical ability. 100% Made in Italy.
R5 touring racing engine line has been designed to fit the latest 1/8th GT chassis.
Built using the same crankcase and crankshaft as REDS’s 1/8th R line engines, the new GT range features a class specific timing, and a 5-port liner and 7mm venturi insert to comply with the classes’ rule book.
It is available in two versions: R5 Racer GT and R5T Team Edition GT.
R5 Racer engine features: HCX horizontal carburetor; silicon filled and tuned crankshaft; sleeve with 5 inlet ports and single exhaust port; high performance made in Japan front ball bearing; rear steel made in Switzerland bearing.
R5T Team Edition engine features: HCX horizontal carburetor; silicon filled, balanced and tuned crankshaft; RDC hard coating back plate; sleeve with 5 inlet ports and exhaust port with booster; high performance made in Japan front ball bearing; rear ceramic made in Switzerlnad bearing.
R5 GT comes with TS7 made in Japan glow plug. This plug quarantees easier tuning and high reliability starting from the break in process.
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