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Old 11-24-2014, 03:24 PM   #1
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I have read the t4 2015 thread. I was wondering specifically if you guys think that the 2015 is a significance upgrade from the 2014. The difference in price is only about $100 with most retailers.

Would it make more sense to buy the new car just for the possibility of higher resale? Would the performance be much better then then previous model? It doesn't look like there are many changes overall. I'm confused.
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2015 is worth the extra bit for the goodies included.

If I had to buy a '14 now, it would be used, not a new one.
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Old 11-24-2014, 05:15 PM   #3
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2015 is worth the extra bit for the goodies included.

If I had to buy a '14 now, it would be used, not a new one.
Why did you decide to sell yours? Was it an upgrade from the t4 14? Should I go that route or would you suggest a specR? Durability is very important to me.
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Old 11-24-2014, 11:05 PM   #4
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I have both. Driving them on carpet and on 15' no ARS. Equally fast cars. ARS on carpet doesn't work for me and most guys I know. It's nice on big open asphalt tracks thou. But the 15' has some nice features as tweak free motor mount, ball bearing supported ARB's that can be adjusted from the top. On the 14' the tweak adjustment of the ARB's was just PITA More rigid servo holder, more camber link options ... But performance wise I would say you will be equally fast with both.
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Old 11-25-2014, 03:15 AM   #5
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Why did you decide to sell yours? Was it an upgrade from the t4 14? Should I go that route or would you suggest a specR? Durability is very important to me.
What do you mean by the 'Spec-R route'
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What do you mean by the 'Spec-R route'
Think he means the Spec R R1 TC, if so no brainer Xray all the way.
Top Stock Racer in the UK Darren Tickner changed from the Xray to the Spec R and after one season went back to the Xray and improved his times immediately.
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Think he means the Spec R R1 TC, if so no brainer Xray all the way.
Top Stock Racer in the UK Darren Tickner changed from the Xray to the Spec R and after one season went back to the Xray and improved his times immediately.
Spencer ran an Spec-R R1 at WLRC early last year, after repeatedly being around 7s behind he finally gave in and bought an Xray, around 1s behind from then on straight out of the box.
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