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Old 07-27-2004, 11:03 PM   #1
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Default TC3 Factory Team vs. HPI Pro4?

I plan to get involved in onroad racing, but can't decide between the TC3 Factory Team and the HPI Pro4. Aside from price, which one do you guys recommend and why? Thank-you
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Old 07-27-2004, 11:18 PM   #2
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The molds on the TC3 have turned to CRAP, get the Pro4.
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Old 07-27-2004, 11:24 PM   #3
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Yokomo CGM if you're looking at shaft drive that should also be considered.
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Old 07-27-2004, 11:35 PM   #4
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How does the CGM compare with the other two? Also, I am definitely interested in a shaft drive. Thanks again.
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Old 07-27-2004, 11:40 PM   #5
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You'll be happy with either one of those 3.
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Old 07-28-2004, 12:08 AM   #6
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Get the Pro4 and be done with it.. But if you race at any of the tracks I do..dont get the Pro4..Get the Yokomo..so I can kick your..
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How does the CGM compare with the other two? Also, I am definitely interested in a shaft drive. Thanks again.
Well I've never owned the other two to say but from what I've seen of the other two the CGM is most like the TC3 only mostly made of graphite bits.
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Old 07-28-2004, 12:45 AM   #8
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I'm still torn, like an old sweater. The hpi Pro 4 seems so much more advanced than the TC3 FT to my naive eye. But you guys are saying that that isn't the case; the TC3 is right there? Also, are many tracks carrying parts for the pro4? Part availability is definitely a plus for the TC3, right?
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Old 07-28-2004, 12:47 AM   #9
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Its a no brainer - get the pro4 but then i am biased for a reason
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Go for a TC3 if you just started racing touring car. becuz u get more parts for it. pro 4 is good for racing. they both dominate.
You can trick out the TC3 more than the Pro 4...
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I still go for the FT TC3 got lots of availble parts especially the hop-up parts!!.. It suites my driving style and and durability.. Performance was perfect!!..
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Default Simply Put.........

Get the touring car that has the most parts support at your local hobby store! I am sure the guys who race there can guide you through some setup proceedures so you can tear up the track............

..........................regardless what car it is.

this thread will go on for decades...........
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Old 07-28-2004, 01:14 AM   #13
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Woodward have your self some time to read the link... http://www.rctech.net/forum/showthre...threadid=45729
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Old 07-28-2004, 01:25 AM   #14
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Thanks Wency, that was a helpful link. Lots of good info.
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No problem bro don't mention it just really want to help.. Hopefully after you finish reading the link you can easily decide to which you will go... happy racing...
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