HoBao are ready for the 2011 with the announcement of their Hyper Star 1/8th scale Buggy – a development of their Hyper 9 platform the car has been optimised according to the knowledge and experience gained from it’s predecessor. The critical features are such that the buggy will perform to its maximum be it the nitro version or the electric version of the car. Expect the car to be formally shown off at the Nuremberg toy fair in just over a week’s time. The car is built upon the proven Pivot Ball Steering concept, front & rear spider diffs and a 4mm lightened 7075 alu chassis. The new parts list is long; F&R anti roll bars, F&R shock towers, new radio box, beefier servo saver, re-designed center diff protector, brake block etc.
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Link: www.hobao-racing.com

NITRO edition Specifications
•PIVOT BALL SUSPENSION SYSTEM •CROSS SHAPE LINKAGE ARM FOR THROTTLE AND BRAKE UNIT •CERAMIC BRAKE PADS •FRONT AND CENTER SPIDER DIFFERENTIAL •FRONT & REAR UNIVERSAL DRIVE SHAFT •4MM LIGHT WEIGHT 7075 CHASSIS •FRONT & REAR ALUMINUM CHASSIS STIFFENER WITH LASER ETCHED LOGO •NEW FRONT & REAR ANTI ROLL BAR •NEW FRONT & REAR SHOCK TOWERS FOR MORE TUNING OPTIONS •NEW RADIO BOX FOR EASIER ACCESS •NEW STRONGER SERVO SAVER FOR DURABILITY
•CENTER UNIVERSALS •REDESIGNED CENTER DIFF AND BRAKE COVER •NEW REAL BRAKE BLOCK •NEW FRONT COMPOSITE CHASSIS PLATE •NEW CENTER CHASSIS DIFF PLATE •ALUMINUM PIVOT BALL WITH STEEL THREADED ENDS

Electric edition Specifications

•PIVOT BALL SUSPENSION SYSTEM •FRONT AND REAR UNIVERSALS
•NEW REAL SUSPENSION
•3 OIL FILLED DIFFERENTIALS
WITH STEEL INTERNAL GEARS
•CNC MOTOR MOUNT
•CENTER UNIVERSAL
•MOLDED BATTERY TRAY
•17MM HARD COATED SHOCKS WITH THREADED
SHOCK BODIES
•FRONT & REAR SWAY BARS
•MOLDED TRANSPONDERMOUNT
•FULLY ADJUSTABLE SUSPENSION
•LAY DOWN STEERING SERVO SYSTEM
•ADJUSTABLE CASTER,CAMBER FRONT WIDTH &
ACKERMAN
•1 PIECE WING