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Old 10-30-2009, 10:21 PM   #1
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So im looking to get into indoor carpet oval and i want to get the HPI Sprint 2 Flux. So wat do you guys think about this cause im making a transformation from Off-Road to On-Road.
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Old 10-31-2009, 09:03 AM   #2
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The Hpi looks like a nice play car, but not a race car.

I would look around at the type of cars the other racers are using to see what works. Plus, check out what you can get parts for in your area.

I raced a TC3 in oval a couple of times and loved it because it was easy to end up with a left side weight bias due to having a NIMH battery on the left.
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raced a HPI sprint2 a few times, held up for awhile but woudnt recomend as a steady diet, parts wear out to fast! if your serious the TC5/xray seems to be a fav at the track, also good you run offroad, itll help driving skills onroad
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Old 10-31-2009, 02:52 PM   #4
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Iv been running Off-Road for 3 years. I want something that is ready-to-run with a brushless system in it so......i dont know now.
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Iv been running Off-Road for 3 years. I want something that is ready-to-run with a brushless system in it so......i dont know now.
You could also look at a Kyosho TF-5 or AE TC-4 RTR, then upgrade to brushless if you actually like it. They're better cars than the HPI and pretty inexpensive.
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Old 10-31-2009, 06:32 PM   #6
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What about the RC10r5 is that a pretty good kit.
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Old 11-01-2009, 07:41 AM   #7
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I am asking what you guys recommend either a Associated or Tamiya or Kyosho because i have no clue when it comes to this stuff i am looking into a 4wd kit so if you guys could help me out that would be wonderful.
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You could also look at a Kyosho TF-5 or AE TC-4 RTR, then upgrade to brushless if you actually like it. They're better cars than the HPI and pretty inexpensive.
I'm only (almost) 2 years old in the onroad feild, but i bought a rtr TC4 and i love it. i dropped a Novak 13.5 Havok in it, a new servo, and i love it (i use it for normal onroad racing, not oval)
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Old 11-01-2009, 09:45 AM   #9
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Well im going to be racing on indoor carpet oval so that might switch things up a little.
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