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XRAY XB2 2020 2WD buggy kits

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XRAY have introduced the new XB2 2020 2WD buggy kits.

Features:

  • All-new chassis with bent sides for improved weight balance and maximum stability
  • All-new side guards to fit the new chassis and the integrated adjustable battery holder
  • All-new graphite side guard braces with redesigned shape for more stability and improved predictability
  • All-new tweak-free battery holder for fast battery position adjustment and no negative effects on chassis flex or traction
  • All-new super-narrow ultra-low CG gearboxes with quick & easy diff access
  • All-new LCG Gear Box available in Front version (Carpet edition) and Rear version (Dirt edition)
  • All-new diff height adjustment in 6 different settings
  • All-new super narrow ball-differential with refined internal parts for smoother operation and increased traction (Dirt edition)
  • All-new super narrow extra-large volume gear differential for improved consistency (Carpet edition)
  • Longer rear drive shafts to accommodate the new suspension geometry
  • Redesigned lightweight motor mount fits either gearbox design and diff cover
  • All-new redesigned motor brace mounted via pivot ball ensures side flex for increased traction
  • All-new roll centre mounts with new roll centre positions
  • Updated aluminium roll centre mount on rear uprights with improved roll centre position
  • All-new 2-pad slipper with increased slippage to generate smoother acceleration at low traction tracks (Dirt edition)
  • All-new 3-pad slipper to generate more consistent breaking at high traction conditions (Carpet edition)
  • All-new shorter top shaft to fit the narrower LCG gear box
  • All-new lightweight gear protector ensures that body can be installed lower to avoid body contact with spur gear
  • All-new front shock tower with lower design for increased stability of the car
  • All-new rear shock tower with new shock positions and three different wing mounting positions
  • All-new narrow rear suspension holders
  • All-new rear suspension arms with different geometry and wheelbase adjustments for Carpet and Dirt Editions
  • All-new front suspension arms with lowered shock mount locations work together with the new shock tower to decrease the CG and create smoother cornering
  • All-new shorter shock springs allow greater ride height adjustment and makes the car more stable
  • All-new eccentric lower shock mounting pivot ball allows to adjust angle of the mounted shocks influencing traction and corner speed

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XRAY XB2’20: exclusive pre-release video

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XRAY have released an exclusive pre-release video about the forthcoming all-new XB2 2020. See all the details featuring the pre-production XB2 prototypes and all the detailed explanations of the new improvements and new parts. Get ready for your all-new XB2’20 that will hit your locally hobby shop this week.

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XRAY XB4’20 4WD buggy coming soon

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XRAY have released a teaser image of the forthcoming XB4 2020 1/10th 4WD buggy. No information about the new kit have leaked in the wake but detailed images and information about the vehicle should become available very soon.

SWORKz S14-3 4WD Buggy Dirt Edition Pro kit

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SWORKz have introduced the new S14-3 4WD Buggy Dirt Edition pro kit. Based on the 2018 S14-3 Carpet Edition, the S14-3D comes with a center gear differential system. One unique features are the 5mm axle universal cross drive shafts that were specially designed and made from SWORKz 1/8th buggy in steel material. SWORKz kept the original S14-3 C-hub steering system but moved back the motor and battery positions. With this new center layout, the S14-3D has an improved overall balance. The S14-3D newly developed front and rear arms are made from strong composite nylon materials. The T-7075 aluminum chassis features a center flex system giving the buggy more rear grip. The S14-3D comes standard with side guards moulded in Pro-composite hard material and equipped with new front and rear carbon fibre upper decks to provide even more traction. As all the SWORKz products, the S14-3D includes many high quality parts, a refined shock system and many option parts and utilizes only the highest quality materials and industry leading manufacturing processes resulting in a faster, stronger, and more reliable racing car.

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XRAY XB2C 2020 2WD buggy coming soon

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XRAY have released a teaser image of the forthcoming XB2C 2020 2WD buggy. No information about the new kit have leaked in the wake but detailed images and information about the vehicle should become available very soon.

Losi 1/5 DBXL-E 2.0 4WD Brushless Desert Buggy RTR

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Horizon Hobby have introduced the new Losi 1/5 DBXL-E 2.0 4WD Brushless Desert Buggy RTR with Smart technology. The original DBXL-E set the world on fire as the go-to vehicle for large scale bashers and enthusiasts alike. Its agile handling, out of the box speeds and durability make it a fan favorite. Now the Losi DBXL-E 2.0 continues to build on the legendary status! Known worldwide for their dominance in the gas 1/5 market, especially with the 5IVE-T 2.0, Losi has built the DBXL-E 2.0 to be cleaner and easier to use, but with performance and speed that outruns the competition.

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Serpent Spyder SRX-2 Gen3 2wd buggy

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Serpent have introduced the new Spyder SRX-2 Gen3 2wd buggy. The Spyder SRX-2 Gen3 has been completely re-designed from the ground up. The customers, racers, and fan favorite trolls have shared their glories, opinions, and pains about the previous SRX-2’s. Serpent were open minded and willing to meet every expectation to push the boundaries of their product and the 1/10 2wd market. The new SRX-2 needed to be slimmer, stylish, tougher, easier to work on, and above all else Faster. With over 85% of the parts being new, all the while, still being able to use most all previous SRX-2 parts, this car is an absolute masterpiece of construction. You can build it to any configuration you wish, new and/or old.

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Serpent Spyder SRX2 Gen3 2WD buggy coming soon

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Serpent have released a teaser image of the forthcoming Spyder SRX2 Gen3 2WD buggy. No information about the new kit have leaked in the wake but detailed images and information about the vehicle should become available very soon.