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Old 02-07-2012, 08:07 PM   #1
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Default Newbie Tamiya J.A.S. CIVIC R3 (FFS3) or HPI Sprint to Flux Mustang GTR

Hi Members, I'm new to this hobby and recently purchased an HPI spint 2 Drift 350z, and now I'm looking to purchase another electric car that is faster for neighborhood fun.I'm interested in possibly purchasing HPI Sprint to Flux or close friends are trying to influence me to go with Tamiya, so I need advice on which would be a better choice for cul del sac neighborhood play with desecent speed and power, and I'm open to other brands and nitro also.Thx in advance for opinions and advice for car I'm looking for my needs!
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Old 02-08-2012, 02:31 AM   #2
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That Tamiya FF03 is not well suited to speed runs since it is front wheel drive. The pleasure in the Tamiya is in the build, the appearance, and the driving style.

The Sprint is aimed at people who don't like building and just like speed. The bodies are quite good looking, but the detail is not up to Tamiya's standards.
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Old 02-08-2012, 04:39 AM   #3
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I would choose the Tamiya, the FF03 is quite a durable car

I am not a big fan of the Flux.
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