If you’re looking to add a little “bow-tie” to your short course truck, check out Pro Line’sChevy Silverado 1500 Pro-2 body. This new body comes clear, with all the window masks and decals for you to custom paint and design to look however you want. It even has 1-piece bolt-on number plates and side dams to give this thing a true authentic race look.
Made to fit the Slash, Slash 4×4, Blitz, SC10, and Ultima, this body should be avaliable soon. Check out Pro-Line Racing for all the details.
Short Course bashers and racers rejoice! Pro Line has a new body specifically designed to cut down on SCT “parachuting”. For those of you that don’t know, short course trucks tend trap a ton of air under their big bodies, which creates sort of a floating “parachute” effect whenever the truck is in the air. The new Flo-Tek body is designed with futuristic styling and large vent holes to help eliminate this effect.
This is just awesome! Nothing is more frustrating than hitting a big jump when a gust of wind flares up, turning your SCT into an airplane that almost never lands on its wheels. Bashers and racers won’t have to drill massive holes in their bodies anymore! Make sure you check out Pro-Line Racing for all the details.
Need some better bite out of your short course truck? Pro-Line has something to help with their new Caliber 2.0 SCT tires. Brian first posted a little sneak peak on these guys, but we now have some official specs. They come in medium, soft, or super soft compound, have a wider contact patch than the original Caliber design, and are avaliable for the SC10, Blitz, Slash, Slash 4×4, and Ultima.
Looks like Pro-Line has decided to get off the diet and pack on some inches! We got this sneak peak of the new Caliber 2.0 SC tires, and they are getting big! Looks like more traction for everybody! There wasn’t much other info with the sneak peek, so we’ll have to wait for some official numbers.
NEO: Whoa. Déjà vu.
TRINITY: What did you just say?
NEO: Nothing. Just had a little déjà vu.
TRINITY: What happened? What did you see?
NEO: A F-150 Raptor SVT body went past us and then I saw another that looked just like it.
TRINITY: How much like it? Was it the same F-150 Raptor SVT body?
NEO: It might have been. I’m not sure.
Pro-Line has another Ford F-150 Raptor SVT body ready for you to purchase. This time it’s made to fit the good ol’ Stampede and the new hotness Stampede 4×4. It’s formed out of some bulky .060″ Lexan so it should handle all the rough-and-tumble you can throw at it. You can expect to find decals with officially licensed Ford logos, window masks, and overspray film. Just paint it and mount it and you’ll be good to go.
You can expect to find this version of the F-150 Raptor SVT body on store shelves around the 23rd of this month at a list price of $28.95. Check out the Pro-Line website for more info.
Looks like Pro-Line is bringing their super soft M4 tire compound to the off-road series. The Revolver, Hole Shot, and Caliber tires will all be getting the M4 treatment in the near future. If you have a 1:8 or 1:10 off-road, and need some soft and traction grabbing action, watch for these coming very soon!
Got a Traxxas vehicle you like to run, or some Traxxas 2.8″ wheels that need some new rubber? Pro-Line has just announced a bunch of new Direct Fit Tires for the Traxxas 2.8″ Wheels. The Road Rage, Badlands, Bow-Tie and Dirt Hawg will now be available to slip right on those Traxxas Rims.
So who had four months in the “How long before Pro-Line releases a BullDog cab-forward style body for JQ’s THE Car” pool? Personally, I had three days, so I lost by quite a bit. I think Brian gets the prize money. Anyway, you can expect to find all the usual kind of stuff that normally accompanies a new body, such as decals, window masks, overspray film, and all that jazz. It’s made from some nice and beefy .040″ Lexan, so it’ll be lightweight while also being durable.
THE BullDog body for THE Car will be shipping from Pro-Line on the 23rd of this month, but you can pre-order it now at a cost of $29.95. Check out the Pro-Line website for more info.
If you are truly a core BigSquid reader, then you don’t spend much time on a track, you spend most of your time bashing. In fact, that’s what the vast majority of rc’ers do, they bash- from city parks, to empty parking lots, to suburban cul de sacs, if there is an open enough space, then it’s the perfect place to get some wheel time.
Pro-Line has some uber new tires for your short course truck called Street Fighters. Do they live up to the famed Pro-Line reputation? Are they worth your hard earned cash? Let’s dive right in shall we?? READ MORE
In what looks like a trend, we just got a video from Pro-Line showing off their Trencher 2.8″ (30 Series) All Terrain Truck Tires that are designed for 2.8 Traxxas Wheels. So for all you guys running Stampedes, here are some tire options for you.
Here’s something that’s a bit overdue. The Trencher tread is now available for the Stampede, Stampede 4×4, and other 2.8″ wheeled trucks from Pro-Line. This is a basher friendly, very aggressive tread that should provide you with plenty of hook-up in all kinds of conditions, from hard dirt and pavement to tall grass and deep mud. All of which together are the basher’s favorite surface, right? Amirite? Hello? There’s no mention of what compound it is, but various marketing keywords suggest it’s probably Pro-Line’s long-life M2 compound.
Pro-Line has a new adjustable battery strap for the Slash and Slash 4×4, let me tell you about it. Well first of all, it’s a battery strap, it’s also adjustable, and it’s made for both the Slash and Slash 4×4. Also, it’s blackish in color and … did I mention adjustable? I guess the main point of this whole deal is that it’s not the stock battery strap and it is adjustable for use with larger batteries. So if you have issues with your current battery strap and it’s non-adjustability, this may be the answer you’ve been looking for.
The strap is available now for $29.95, check out the Pro-Line web site for more info.
If there’s one thing in this world that says romance, it’s tires. And if there’s one company that knows tires, it’s Pro-Line. Pro-Line is keenly aware of the romantic implications of a gift of tires so they are offering you a chance to get the love of your life the tires that she desires with a special deal going from now until February 15th. Anything you order direct from Pro-Line’s web site will be 15% cheaper when you use the code LOVE15 at checkout.