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Old 12-10-2009, 09:02 PM   #1
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Does this RC8 have multiple gears or is the video just deceiving? Or do these things really accelerate this fast for a RTR buggy on the back stretch?

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It just seems like it just shotguns on the backstretch.

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thats pretty slow, dude

hardly have time to pull the trigger
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That is typical nitro...
Electrics have even faster acceleration no matter the brand.
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That is typical nitro...
Electrics have even faster acceleration no matter the brand.



use a four shoe clutch on a nitro engine and tell me it isnt quick,
i already know a long. time before that electric has more torque nothing new
but i dont like the rocket torque at all. your in the nitro area by the way j/k.
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thats pretty slow, dude

hardly have time to pull the trigger


X2.....very small indoor track....Looks Fun tho.
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That's nitro racing - here a clip of one of our qualifiers this season.

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That's nitro racing - here a clip of one of our qualifiers this season.

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man how could u not get exited, with nitro offroad to there pretty quick.
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