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Old 02-23-2008, 08:53 PM
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One thing I think would be cool would be if this got going, maybe would try to paint up their GT bodies like some of the real life race cars in the series I posted links for (and things like ALMS and SPEED GT which I did not post links for)
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Old 02-23-2008, 11:05 PM
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You have to look hard for the body. I'm not sure if it's made anymore. I got the last one from Stormer. Browse around hobby shops. You might get lucky. Or just wait for Dale's new Vette body to come out.
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Old 02-24-2008, 01:57 AM
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How about the Tamiya Z4 MCoupe http://www.fast-autos.net/vehicles/B...pe_Racing_Kit/
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Old 02-24-2008, 08:18 AM
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Originally Posted by padailey View Post
Where did you get the body? I don't see it on the protoform site.
I have links to both Stormer and Tower Hobbies. JimmyMac got the last C6 from Stormer but I would think Tower might still have a few of the Protoform C6. If that doesnt work you could get the HPI C6-R

As for the Z4, is that a 190mm or 200mm body?

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Old 02-24-2008, 11:56 AM
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Originally Posted by CarbonJoe View Post
Can't forget the HPI BMW M3 GT... Nice!

http://www.hpiracing.com/products/en/7452/

And the BMW M5

http://www.hpiracing.com/products/en/7450/
Hey if any of you other guys know of bodies that are based on real race cars that I do not have on this list, feel free to post them up here and if you have a link that would be an additional bonus
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Old 02-24-2008, 01:22 PM
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Originally Posted by trackdesigner71 View Post
As for the Z4, is that a 190mm or 200mm body?
It is a 190mm TT01 body http://www.tamiyausa.com/product/ite...oduct-id=58393
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Old 02-24-2008, 02:56 PM
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I'll let Jimmy weigh in on that one because he is the guy making the rules, Im just researching bodies
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Old 02-24-2008, 04:13 PM
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These cars are 200mm. So obviously if it's 190mm, it will not work since the wheels will stick outside of the body.
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Old 02-24-2008, 04:15 PM
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Okay, back from a weekend of racing.

Tonight I will start work on the rules/specs. Like I said before, there will be a lot of holes in them because I am not sure what the manufactures have in mind as far as design, etc. But it'll give us somewhere to start.
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Old 02-24-2008, 04:21 PM
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Originally Posted by JimmyMac View Post
These cars are 200mm. So obviously if it's 190mm, it will not work since the wheels will stick outside of the body.
sorry it was late and I mustn't have been thinking straight
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Good stuff Jimmy. Hopefully this will open up the possibility of body manufacturers efforting to either remake some of their GT bodies or maybe step out and make some new ones
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Old 02-24-2008, 04:55 PM
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Originally Posted by fathead View Post
sorry it was late and I mustn't have been thinking straight
Thats cool. I understand the feeling. I've been on the road all weekend long. Last night when I got home from Virginia, I had to take out the brushed motor in my tc. Then pop in the brushless for todays race. Well, I woke up an hour later with the car in my lap and the soldering iron still on. I didn't wanna get up. But it was either get'r done now. Or wake up earlier and do it then. I hate waking up early..... hehe
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Originally Posted by fathead View Post
We Are Going to run the HPI Z3 M Coupe HPI Body it is 200mm this one just need the white paint But for now I run it like this so others can see the type of car we are testing and racing.

For a few test races We have run All of the GT Body Cars and we are looking at others now as well ~ We are BMW Fans!

http://www.hpiracing.com/products/en/7432/
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Old 02-24-2008, 05:33 PM
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Originally Posted by trackdesigner71 View Post
Good stuff Jimmy. Hopefully this will open up the possibility of body manufacturers efforting to either remake some of their GT bodies or maybe step out and make some new ones
Heck I will pay good money for someone to come up with a Aston Martin DBR9 Mold or any GT Body in 200mm for a Thermal Vacuum molding machine, let me know here in PM if someone can do this! Top Dollar paid and free DBR9 bodies for life! for the person that can make this happen.

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Old 02-24-2008, 05:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Cunningham1972 View Post
We Are Going to run the HPI Z3 M Coupe HPI Body it is 200mm this one just need the white paint But for now I run it like this so others can see the type of car we are testing and racing.

For a few test races We have run All of the GT Body Cars and we are looking at others now as well ~ We are BMW Fans!

http://www.hpiracing.com/products/en/7432/
I think that one could be allowed. I looked it up on Racing Sports Cars. It ran back in the late 90s in GT racing. Jimmy any problems here?
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