MRC reveals GV2 2WD buggy prototype

Sep 14, 2007 No Comments by
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
From MRC:
 
 This is NOT the production car, so there might be some changes before it hits the market.
 
MRC/Team Academy “GV2 Pro” 2wd buggy.
Part# 15108
 
Features:
- Threaded shocks with bladders that can be flipped upside down for a more
  conventional emulsion type shock feel.
- No e-clips (captured hingepins)
- 27.5 kick-up with bellcrank matching the same angle
- Vertical ball studs on the front and rear bulkheads
- Rear axle will accept the ACADEMY hex rear rim, along with “MOST” other pin
  drive rims
- Front axle will accept the ACADEMY metric front bearing/rim, but…..
  there will be an additionaL ASE sized axle included so that Team Associated
  B4 front rims, and Proline B4 rims can be used as welL.
- Aluminum hingepin blocks have plastic balls that snap into them so that
  there is not excess force applied to the aluminum when changing
  antisquat / toe-in.
- Steel outdrives with Over Sized rings, that makes for a longer lasting diff
- Gear cover that is virtually air tight,  gear cover plug is tethered to the
  gear cover so that you dont lose it.
- Chunky CVA drives make the rear suspension bind free throughout
  suspension travel.
- Multi Length Pivot (MLP) on the hub carrier and arms both front and rear
  for long or short suspension geometry.
- Front bulkhead and shock tower are keyed and screwed together.
- Front hingepin block is keyed into both the upper bulkhead and also
  the lower bulkhead.
- Front Hingepin block has replaceable teflon sleeves.
- Rack or traditional style bellcrank is offered.
 
STREET PRICE OF AROUND $200.00!!!!!
 

For more news, click here.

Featured News, More RC Tech, Gadgets, News & Info

About the author

Radio Control Car Action is the #1 RC magazine. More readers trust RC Car Action to provide them with the latest information and newest product reviews than any other RC publication. Published by Air Age Media, the largest multi-media company dedicated to enthusiasts of radio-control cars, planes and boats, aviation and diecast collecting, RC CAR Action is distributed around the world. With its network of six category-leading magazines plus special issues, books, DVDs, 10 websites, The Radio Control Show (a weekly web broadcast) and RCX, the world’s largest radio control expo, Air Age Media reaches more than one million drivers, fliers and collectors.
No Responses to “MRC reveals GV2 2WD buggy prototype”
Copyright © 2014 Air Age Media. All rights reserved.