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HPI BMW M3 GTR 190mm body

Old 10-23-2004, 10:46 PM
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Default HPI BMW M3 GTR 190mm body

I was wondering whether this is a decent body for stock racing. I am not interested in winning the worlds but just being competetive at my local track.
If anyone is running one, please let me know your thoughts.
Also, is there anywhere I can get info on which bodies work best.
Thanks for any input.
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Old 10-23-2004, 10:48 PM
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not sure on the beamer but hpi shell seem to break very easy
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Old 10-24-2004, 03:55 PM
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really? ive always used hpi shells and have had no problems. then again i always hotglue inside where its easiest to break before i race at all
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Old 10-24-2004, 04:39 PM
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Easiest thing to do is find out what the fast guys are running at your local track. Mazda 6 and Alfa are very popular. Cadillac if you want more front downforce
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Old 10-24-2004, 05:16 PM
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The BMW GTR is a nice lid. However I felt it had more drag then beneficial down force. I switched to the Protoform stratus 2.0 and I was much happier.
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