Originally Posted by reenmachine
Based on my experience racing a standard TA-05, going to the IFS-R vs. the regular IFS made sense to me. The items that really helped my TA-05 were the universal shafts and the TRF shocks. These items alone justified the price of the IFS-R for me.
Thanks, I guess I'll just have to pony up and pay the piper !
I just found a partial list of the differences between theTA05 IFS and IFS-R
Innovative TA05-IFS chassis features inboard front suspension with horizontally-mounted oil dampers for accurate depiction of low nose body.
Front and rear reversible suspensions provide excellent handling and precise suspension adjustment.
Impressive list of option parts to be included (tentative list):
New center plate
53988 Ball Differential Pulley 37T (for front and rear)
53989 Center Pulley 18T
New front/rear drive belts
53991 TA05-IFS Carbon Reinforced N Parts
53895 TA05 Cargon Reinforced K Parts
53894 TA05 Carbon Reinforced A Parts
53869 5mm Aluminum Short Ball Nut (Blue)
...and many more
R/C system, ESC, battery pack, body, motor, tires, and pinion gears sold separately.