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Old 11-16-2016, 01:07 PM   #136
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I was reading through this thread... I'm a real sucker for front-engine RWD drift chassis. I want a MST FXX D (with IFS). How bad is it really? Can it be tamed? I've read conflicting things about the IFS system.

I don't plan on going to competitions, I don't have a regular drift club anymore, and I used to drift a very stock Sprint 2. I've also fallen in love with the handling of my XV01 on regular grip tires and dusty parking garages.
I can't speak to the IFS part, but will say it isn't popular in the scene, from what I see.

Front motor is great for higher traction surfaces. I run on polished concrete or asphalt, and most are running rear heavy setups for more speed. My first RWD car was a r31-FM and I sold it fairly soon. With tuning, anything will drift well. But for me, front motor is too slow to switch back, and not enough traction on slippery surfaces without adding a bunch of weight.
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