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Old 06-13-2018, 12:13 AM
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With the ROAR NATS starting in the morning, this year being a world's year, and the release on TLR's faceFace page today indicating a new release tomorrow. One can only assume wellwhave a new buggy in the morning!

What are you expecting to see?
Will it be a 5.0?
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The TLR guys are keeping all their cars under covers today when they aren't on the track practicing at the ROAR Fuel Nats, so I haven't been able get a good look at them yet. I guess we'll have to wait until tomorrow- if is a new buggy being released.
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Body comes off tomorrow
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mmmmmmmm love me some new releases!
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You can see steering servo better in this photo. It's long ways
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Seems like the whole car will revised. Engine mount. No cut out for new diff cases

http://www.liverc.com/news/announcements/18258-Photos_of_the_forthcoming_TLR_8ight-X/

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Solid arms, rear diff looks different at the sway bar mounts....definitely new steering rack....new radio tray and chassis.....it’s ALL new
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Question - how long does TLR usually like to wait until the electric version release?
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What you think price will be?
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Arms appear to be monocoque design with inserts maybe. I’ll go out on a limb and guess that it’ll be metric screws as well.
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the rear arms look to eliminate the driveshaft angle now.

looks like a narrower steering block as well. hopefully they have gone back to the inclined king pin
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