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Which of these 1/8 buggy?


Old 08-18-2014, 12:07 AM
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I would consider the serpent cobra 2.0. The side by side batteries allow for more even weight distribution and a lower center of gravity.
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Old 08-18-2014, 01:13 AM
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Good choice on the TLR. I absolutely love mine, it hAs been a greAt buggy for me. Got 2nd the other night in the A main. There were 20 E buggies out and some stiff competition. I got compliments all night on how good my car looked on the track. It's really easy to make work on any track, that's what I like about it. Parts availability is nice too!
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Old 08-18-2014, 04:40 AM
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Originally Posted by jpcopeland1 View Post
If you want a car with constantly back ordered parts buy the Durango. Go with either Tekno, or a car you will never need spares for unless you cannot drive a 8th scale buggy, like the XB9E, or XB8E.

Love my Durangos.. but I hate having to get parts for them. Some items take 6 - 8 weeks to get, so you need to stock up or look online at the chop shops. I have become an expert at bending back drive shafts.

Not getting rid of them but plan to get a pair of Teknos over the next few months to have in the stable as well largely because of the parts support issues.

Funny thing is I dove into Durango over Serpent at the time because I thought parts would be easier. I really do like the saddle pack layout.
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Good choice going with the Losi. I just recently purchase the 3.0 e with Tekin set up but have yet to run it. Having upgraded from my 2.0 which I had two great seasons with, I have no doubt you and I will be pleased with the 3.0!!
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