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Old 01-08-2008, 11:07 AM
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Originally Posted by Apex View Post
I can see Tamiya making a thicker chassis and upperdeck to appease us Americans, but that's about it. Although, I wouldn't be surprised if they did nothing at all since foam tire racing on carpet is such a small market for them globally. We Americans need to give up foam and just race rubber tires on carpet like the rest of the world.
While I agree with you entirely, and I race rubber tire whenever it's an option, sometimes foam is inevitable in the states. Thankfully, that's beginning to change. I imagine if I only do foams in the clubs where the traction isn't insane, the 416 could do just fine w/o a thicker chassis.
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