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
- 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.

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