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Old 08-10-2009, 07:34 AM   #16
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I absolutely love my MBX6T! The Losi 2.0 also kicks butt! I wouldn't go as far as to say the MBX6T is a Losi copy. They are two well designed Truggies that will perform well in the hands of a good driver. It's 90% driver when it comes to winning anyways.
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From what i'v seen and driven:
1. Losi 2.0, RC8T, MBX6T
2. Xray, Hotbodies
3. Kyosho, Jammin
4. Caster
5. Sh Z truggy

But its all illrelevant if you can't drive. If you're going to buy a truggy, just buy one of the newest models available, that's within your budget, and you can get parts for easily and then just gotta drive it. The Losi 2.0 i would say is by far the best RTR deal available, you get everything you need, a top notch radio, starter box, decent servos, and a super strong motor. RC8T RTR is also real good out of the box. Hotbodies is a great value, very cheap kit, but they handle great and are pretty durable. Kyoshos are always a solid choice, price is a little more than i'd like to spend. Mugen, lets face it is always a top contender, prolly the most durable on the market. Jammins are still competative, yet a little heavy still compared to others, but that can be fixed with a few aftermarket parts. Casters are good and so is the Z-Truggy.

Since you already have an SC8, Associated might be a good choice, they share many of the same parts, so you won't have to carry as much to the track
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Old 08-10-2009, 12:40 PM   #18
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losi 8ight t 2.0

the MBX is a copy of the losi ( not saying its a bad car but they had to copy a real car) just a joke but the 2.0 is sweet
The mugen is by no means a copy of the Losi. How can it be a copy? It has pillow ball suspension, and the Losi has spindle type. radio tray has a different layout and the rear diff is totally different as well as others. I see no resemblence of any sort between the two.....they might handle similar but all depends on your set up that you run. Copy? no way. I've run both and both are really good truggys, the Mugen is just built more tuff in my opinion. I had less problems with anything breaking on the mugen (except for the front arms). The 2.0 RTR truggy is an excellent deal though.
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Old 08-10-2009, 12:47 PM   #19
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I also thought about getting a truggy and now with me selling my LST2 I think that i might wanna get one in the near future. So which one is the best to get?

the lhs here in lexington has the losi 8t 2.0 rtr for 650.00, i think thats a heck of a deal. i beleive it has the starter box as well it kills me to look at it when im there!

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Old 08-10-2009, 01:15 PM   #20
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RC8T......DURABLE,CHEAP PARTS, EASY TO DRIVE, EASY TO GET PARTS...... A TRUCK FOR BEGINNER TO EXPERT
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Old 08-10-2009, 01:27 PM   #21
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Now that you have a list of the "Best Truggy". What is you next move
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I have no clue which one is best.. But I will say I am new to racing and the losi 2.0 truggy has been great for me. very fast, durable and easy to maintain.
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id say losi but check out the jammin truggy its also a great rig
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I would say if your new to racing then the Losi truggy is good, if you looking for the best deal - take a look at the Losi 8T 2.0 RTR........
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The HB D8T is a great car at a great price.. I ran the losi for a while but just got the D8T and love it..
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my thoughts would say losi 8t 2.0 all the way but thats me and many others that i know i also like the mugen mbx6t only due to the newer geometry and setup ways u can use these at the track but unfortunately asking these sought of questions u may get byes answers but i like it but my driving style maybe far different to urs but i hope that u get a chance to go to the track and see whats racing and see what appears tunable and most parts avalaible for u in ur area and try ask the driver for advise im sure most drivers will help just remember wen there ranting ask the next driver as the cars can frustrate some drivers bite wen there cars not working
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St-rr is my choice. Very durable but it's quite spendy. Havent broken a thing on that truggy and its so smooth. Losi, Associated, mugen, and kyosho all make great vehicles. Now its just up to you.
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