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Old 05-27-2002, 06:52 PM   #1
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Default RS4 3 SS opinions

I'm new here and was wondering opinions of this car, i got a RS4 with a OS .12 cvrx (i cant remember) its pretty hopped up just lookin for more consisitentcy out of my car......

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Old 05-27-2002, 07:41 PM   #2
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i think that its a hot car!! personally theere claimin at least 1 hp.. but who knows... if you want something more consistent i think you should just ball out and buy the serpent impact!! thats my thoughts though..
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Old 06-06-2002, 05:59 PM   #3
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Dear NvS,

HPI is a good car, but only for beginners. If you look into racing your car in the near future, I'd recommend you with Mugen MTX-2, Nitro TC3, or better yet Serpent Impulse. These car will serve you the purpose and save your money in the long run. I have the HPI RTR3 RS4 as my first car. Spent a fortune on hop ups hope to make it as good as those other cars. Disappointed... I now own Mugen MTX-2. Its price certainly is a lot higher than of Type SS, but you'll own a car that last.

O.S. 12CV series is good engine. It'll last you a lifetime--only if you don't abuse it. Well, if you are going to buy O.S. engine, buy 12TR. Its price will be relatively close to CV's.


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Old 06-07-2002, 10:57 AM   #4
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BOO no NTC3 for me thank you very much hahaa
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Old 06-24-2002, 08:30 PM   #5
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3 or 4 years ago that SS would be nice, real nice. Now adays, - - - - Yawn.
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