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Old 01-17-2003, 05:43 AM   #1
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Default XXX-S GP VS Tamiya Evolution III

I have both cars sitting new in a box - I cannot afford to keep both. I want to have the most competitive car to race with. Our tracks include indoor and outdoor tracks (small to medium size - not alot of straight away action). Locally I can buy Losi Parts anywhere - Tamiya I have to order but usually get them next day!

In your opinion which is the better car??? And Why???
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you answered your own question already....
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Old 01-17-2003, 06:04 AM   #3
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what do you mean " I answered my question already???"
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I will buy your evo 3 that you have listed P.M. me with the details I allready have the money sitting in paypal.............
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capricess, what STLNLST meant was go for the LOSI since you can get parts for it anywhere. Imagine if during a race you broke something on the EVO 3 which you or any other racer doesn't have a spare of...end of raceday for you. While with the LOSI you could just go "anywhere" and buy the part.

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Yup. Go with the car that has the most parts/setup support at your track if you are just starting out. Here it would be the opposite, the Tamiya would probably have better support.
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Old 01-17-2003, 05:36 PM   #7
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At least you can run the TCS series with the Evo3.
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Old 01-17-2003, 06:40 PM   #8
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naaah... just go for a car that makes you feel goooood.

whether that be a ugly but good car with loads of parts;

or a trick-looking CF based car - that's already winning races - and which you can buy parts for online...

is entirely up to you.
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i agree with jwwu
goes right back to the fundamental principle :fun
if u aint having fun/lovin ur car what's the use of having a spare part immediately?
next day aint too bad...just order in advance
personally i still find it hard to like the XXX-S simply bcos it doesnt look appealing to me.but this is just my preference....u can be exactly opposite.
AND PLS LOSI guys dont hose me
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xxxs is fun...
u can jus run continously without being bothered by small rocks getting struck in the spur gears/pinion...
i agreed with jwwu on the fun part...jus get something u think u like better n play...tat's wat fun abt.break the standard rule sometimes
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lee82gx- We won't hate you just lap you....lol
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who said anything about losi being faster?
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i'd go for the tb'evo III stonger car than the easiliy broken xxxs pfft who care's if it take's a day to get part's either 1 don't crash or two keep spare's on part's that break most often.
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i'd go for the tb'evo III stonger car than the easiliy broken xxxs pfft who care's if it take's a day to get part's either 1 don't crash or two keep spare's on part's that break most often
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