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Hpi Trophy Truggy

Old 08-01-2009, 02:49 PM
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i know this is the mt forum, but many guys here run truggies anyway. has anyone seen [link=http://www.hpieurope.com/kit-info.php?partNo=trophy_truggy&lang=en]This[/link] chassis? is it just a rebadged hellfire, or is it a new chassis like their buggy?
Old 08-01-2009, 05:01 PM
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Its mostly hot bodies stuff. If you blow up the pics you will see HB brands all over it ...

Edit : forgot to add most likely LSP parts
Old 08-01-2009, 07:36 PM
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Default RE: Hpi Trophy Truggy

Kind off related to the topic:

Aren't the Hellfire and the Hotbodies Lightning truggy the same?
Old 08-01-2009, 07:42 PM
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Old 08-02-2009, 01:32 PM
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is the lightning any good?
Old 08-02-2009, 02:27 PM
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I have a lightning pro 2 kit, and i must say, you cant beat it for the price. No broken parts so far, and i have been running it hard. I the k5.9 out of my xl and its honestly very satisfing. Very underated truggy 
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its one of the first to the market. it was a strong performer for years.
Old 08-02-2009, 03:03 PM
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i have limited experience with truggies, and two that im looking at are the lightning and the st-1.
Old 08-02-2009, 05:07 PM
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i'd go D8 for a truggy for the $ you can't beat it IMO and if you ever want to go buggy 20 different parts later you got yourself a D8 which won worlds...

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