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Old 10-23-2011, 01:41 PM
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Has anyone seen this yet? Looks interesting and the price isnt too bad either..................


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Old 10-23-2011, 01:47 PM
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Now they just need to have it in the US warehouse............
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Old 10-23-2011, 02:15 PM
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Attack of the Clones
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Old 10-23-2011, 02:56 PM
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Highly reminiscent of the old smartech clone of the fg sportline.
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Old 10-23-2011, 02:57 PM
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Great another clone or a clone of a clone of a clone.....Just what we need.

All these jerks do is rename the same piece of crap to call it there own piece of crap.
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Old 10-23-2011, 09:49 PM
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Is this car still made? I have seen something similar in a different brand a while back but is it still made today?
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Old 10-25-2011, 08:44 AM
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is this a clone of a Sportsline from FG ?.......reason I ask is cause my friend is looking to get a real cheap 1/5. I figure this may be his way in.......
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http://rc-car-online-shop.de/shop/en...mm-1-pce-.html
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Thanks csp, I knew I saw that car before........
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Then I was right, it's the Smartech (Smartech supplies Carson).
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Old 10-26-2011, 08:11 AM
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Yep, I just couldnt remember the name...........
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says it wont shipp to USA
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I don't know,it looks cheap to me.The brakes look like a very weak system there,meaning the materials used.I run the baja ss and it sure looks more rugged.
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The Carson is known to be a decent car, so no reason to think this wouldn't be. At the end of the day, what do you want for the money?
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I don't know,it looks cheap to me.The brakes look like a very weak system there,meaning the materials used.I run the baja ss and it sure looks more rugged.
IMO, that's an apples to oranges comparison...different class of vehicles and the Baja ain't all that for onroad racing.

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I don't know,it looks cheap to me.The brakes look like a very weak system there,meaning the materials used.I run the baja ss and it sure looks more rugged.
IMO, that's an apples to oranges comparison...different class of vehicles and the Baja ain't all that for onroad racing.
I agree....
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For the price it looks like u get alot of RC
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Seems like it comes with the Smartech engine though, not compatible with CY/Zen, I would not recommend that engine..
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Any one looking to sell their Turnigy 1/5 Scale 23CC 2WD On-Road Race Car? I'm looking to buy a used one in good condition.
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Just sharing...I've bought spare parts from them years ago.
H5 1:5 Ford GT on Road Car - HobbyPro R/C Cars - HobbyPro


057905 NR-5 Rally 1/5 4WD Off-Road GasPower Rally - 1:5 4WD Rally - Nutech

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Thank you! Cool site. If I can't find a Mustang in 1/4 or 1/5 scale, I just might go with that Ford GT.
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