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Old 01-20-2007, 11:47 AM   #1
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Default Best .21 for under $200?

Im looking for a budget engine for my new XB8R, current candidates inlcude:

Novarossi REX R21BF
Thunder Tiger PRO-21B-R

Any input? I need something reliable that can last with decent power. If you have anything in mind that is not on the list, please share.

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Old 01-20-2007, 11:52 AM   #2
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best bang for the buck is a Go tech .21 5port its priced at 199.99 and is a 5 port top of the line racing engine, The U.S. distributor also offers a contingency program and the engines can be found at all the large internet stores. The engine will run all day against $300 engines its easy to tune reliable gets great mileage and has good longevity. The best deal in buggy racing today.
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Old 01-20-2007, 12:50 PM   #3
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- Werks Teamline B3
- Novarossi Rex R21BF
- RB Concepts S3
- Axe Rossi Mamba
- OS .21VG

All of those engines are very good and in your price range. Good luck with your purchase!


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Old 01-20-2007, 03:05 PM   #4
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VG is a nice motor and at 129.00 you cant beat it. It idles great and is easy to tune.
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Old 01-20-2007, 06:26 PM   #5
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We ran 2 t21bf's last summer, ran awesome. My son ran his in his Crt truggy, he won some races against Werks b7, Rb c6, etc.

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Old 01-20-2007, 06:38 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by MonkeyWrench
VG is a nice motor and at 129.00 you cant beat it. It idles great and is easy to tune.
ditto the vg.
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Old 01-20-2007, 07:08 PM   #7
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I just finished breaking in my VG. It doesnt have the power my OPS has but it still has plently. A guy at our track is running a VG in a truggy and it runs great.
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Old 01-21-2007, 03:50 PM   #8
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