April 1, 2015

Rex Legend.28-8 8-port truck engine

Rex Legend.28-8 8-port truck engine

Novarossi introduce the Rex Legend.28-8 8-port truggy and monster truck nitro engine. The short stroke engine is based on the previously announced Legend.28 and it offers a newly designed liner for improved performance and RPM. The engine features a 14mm turbo crankshaft, 9mm composite carburettor and steel ball bearings with a ceramic bearing version also being available. The 4.66cc engine is coming in a standard, recoil pull starter and rotostart version to make it usable for a range of applications including RTR monster trucks.

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February 6, 2015

Rex Legend .21 & .12 nitro on-road engines

Rex Legend .21 & .12 nitro on-road engines

Beside the new Legend line of Rex nitro off-road engines Novarossi also has a range of on-road engine for 1/8th and 1/10th classes to offer. First up is the 9-port Legend 9, the long-stroke engine features a newly designed 3-needle carburettor for improved idling and better throttle response while coming with lighter ball bearings and a specially shaped venturi insert that optimises the mixture flow which leads to a higher power output. The engine comes with standard steel bearings but it is also available in a version with ceramic ball races and as 7-port Legend 7.

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August 1, 2014

Rex Prisma.12 2.1cc nitro on-road engine

Rex Prisma.12 2.1cc nitro on-road engine

Novarossi introduce the Rex Prisma.12 nitro on-road engine for 1/10th on-road applications. The 3-port 2.1cc engine builds around a high-quality crankcase and features an EFRA/IFMAR-legal liner and piston, a lightened crankshaft, a super-strong conrod and a lightened Evolution 2 cooling head with milled out sections for improved airflow and lowest possible weight. The long stroke engine is available with standard steel or high-precision ceramic ball bearings.

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June 4, 2014

Rex on-road & off-road engines by Novarossi

Rex on-road & off-road engines by Novarossi

Italian nitro engine manufacturer Novarossi introduce their new line of Rex engines for on-road and off-road use. All engines base on quality blocks combined with high performance parts to ensure reliable power output. The range will include .21 buggy engines such as the R21 Plus8 8-port, R21 Plus5 5-port, and Paloma.21 7-port engine as well as the R28-7M 7-port truck engine. On-road racers may welcome the R-Flash.21 9-port ceramic main bearing engine and the as well as the standard bearing R35 Plus 21 Tuned 9-port offering. For the 200mm 1/10th class Novarossi have the Rex R-Flash.12 Tuned 3-port ceramic main bearing engine up for grabs. All engines come with a characteristic blue anodised cooling head with laser-etched writings.

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