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which scooby body??

Old 10-30-2005, 09:11 AM
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I have a HPi RS4 Rally car and i brought the kit with the Focus WRC body. This body has seen better days.





I want to get ONE of the two new age Subaru Impreza shells that HPi do...(bit of a scooby fan)

Either this touring one:
http://www.hpi-europe.com/piw.php?lang=en&partNo=7499

or this WRC one
http://www.hpi-europe.com/piw.php?lang=en&partNo=17505

Now the thing is i am going to paint the shell white ALL WHITE and going with the subtle look (no racing/rally graphics) just lights and grills.
- going for the drift car look

and i am going to get it off with these wheels

http://www.hpi-europe.com/piw.php?lang=en&partNo=3835

and new tries of course.

PLease help me decide of sheels please.

Darren

Old 10-30-2005, 09:59 AM
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wrc
Old 10-30-2005, 10:09 AM
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Default RE: which scooby body??

if your looking for a drifter get the imprenza it looks like it has a body kit
Old 10-30-2005, 12:23 PM
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Default RE: which scooby body??

Which one, the WRC one??
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if your looking for a drifter get the imprenza it looks like it has a body kit
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Default RE: which scooby body??

I think the second one would look better, the blue one.
Old 10-30-2005, 12:36 PM
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Default RE: which scooby body??

yes, second one
Old 10-30-2005, 01:22 PM
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Default RE: which scooby body??

Thanks guys, the blue one was the one I was going to go with before I put this thread up, but just wanted to make sure it was the right choice

Ordering tomorrow

will post pics when all done for you all to see

Darren
Old 10-31-2005, 01:39 PM
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Have got the WRC shell.

ordered the TE37 wheel should get them end of the week
Old 10-31-2005, 04:45 PM
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WRC
Old 11-01-2005, 09:02 AM
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Default RE: which scooby body??

I have both (also a scoob nut!) but it depends what kind of racing you going to be doing!

If you going to use the car for bashing around and racing then I suggest getting the racing impreza cause the injection moulded plastic wing is a lot more durable. I think all of HPI's bodies should come with injection moulded wings. It has alot more down force effect as well...also looks the part. The body has a body kit on it to make it look like a tuned up street car.

The WRC version looks cool but after a couple of tumbles the wing falls off and it's a pain to keep sticking it back![:@]

My scoob cents worth!
Old 11-02-2005, 02:14 PM
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Default RE: which scooby body??

I take on board what you said about the difference in scoob 2004 shells. and I know what you mean about the rear wing falling off...the same thing happens on my Focus shell.
Darren

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I have both (also a scoob nut!) but it depends what kind of racing you going to be doing!

If you going to use the car for bashing around and racing then I suggest getting the racing impreza cause the injection moulded plastic wing is a lot more durable. I think all of HPI's bodies should come with injection moulded wings. It has alot more down force effect as well...also looks the part. The body has a body kit on it to make it look like a tuned up street car.

The WRC version looks cool but after a couple of tumbles the wing falls off and it's a pain to keep sticking it back![:@]

My scoob cents worth!
Old 11-06-2005, 08:20 AM
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I have decided to get the moulded plastic rear wing and looks more like a drift wing which i am creating a drift lookign wrc scoob
Old 11-06-2005, 08:22 AM
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Default RE: which scooby body??

Ah, but do i leave it black or paint it white so it matches the white shell and white wheels??





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