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Traxxas Slayer Pro – Mark Jenkins Edition

Since we were one of the first people to have the Traxxas Slayer Pro news a while back, it seemed like we should bring you a nice candid shot of the Mark Jenkins edition that’s coming soon. Look for these to hit your local hobby shops sometime in August. It will be interesting to see if the new pro [...]

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Traxxas Slayer Pro 4×4 Info!

Ok check this bad boy from Traxxas out! I haven’t seen this info posted anywhere yet, so thought I’d better share it quick. This is the new Traxxas Slayer Pro 4×4! It’s bigger, and faster than the original Traxxas Slayer! It uses the TRX 3.3 engine with new GTR anodized shocks and BF Goodrich or Kumho tires to reach [...]

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Pro-Line Racing brings us the Caliber SC tire

With the increasing popularity of Short Course racing, it was only time before Pro-Line Racing offered their popular Caliber tire as a Caliber SC.The new Caliber SC offers the same Small Pin / Dual Stage Pin tread pattern that has proven to provide excellent traction on your 1:8 buggy. They are available in M2 and M3 for your Slash, Slayer, SC10, or [...]

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Pro-Line Racing Bow-Tie SC Tires

If you are in need of some Bow-Tie tires for that short course truck Pro-Line Racing has your hook up! The new Bow-Tie SC tires come in M2 and M3 compounds and a just waiting for your Slash (2nd generation 2.2″ x 3.0″ wheels) Slayer, and SC10. You can visit the Pro-Line Racing site here.

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Pro-Line Premount Bow Tie SC / Split Six

For those that want to open the package, mount them up and go Pro-Line Racing has another premount for you. Made specifically for the Slash (2nd gen wheels) / Slayer / SC10 (with mods) these will fit the bill. Tires are available in either M2 (medium) or M3 (soft) compounds and the wheels are available in [...]

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JConcepts gives the Slash GooseBumps!

From the folks that gave us the Truth body for the Slash comes the JConcepts GooseBumps. These fit the stock wheels (3.0” x 2.2”) on the Slash, Slayer and are designed for maximum performance when new or used as the design allows even wear all the way down to the tire body. Goose Bumps in new condition excel [...]

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Traxxas Slayer Center Differential

The new center differential for theTraxxas’ Slayer balances power distribution from the TRX 3.3 Racing Engine to reduce front end lift on acceleration and improve steering responsiveness.

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ST Racing Concepts Light Weight Beadlocks

ST Racing Concepts has some new optional light weight performance beadlocks for the Pro-Line Epic Traxxas Slash/Slayer racing beadlock wheels. The new aluminum beadlocks weigh only 25 grams compared to the original 63 grams. They come in some cool colors also. So if you are one of those guys who HAS to be lighter, these may [...]

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THE Cub Report, Snow Miser Edition

Ya, everybody and their Uncles brother is b**ching about how cold it is in the greater Chicago area. I consider it “perfect wrenching” weather. You just know you have a half dozen old cars that need the tlc. So there, all you Snow Misers. America’s iconic rc manufacture, Associated, did a great job of teasing before the release of their SC8 [...]

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Buku Performance Products Pipe Review on our Traxxas Slayer!

We got a chance to put the Buku Performance pipe on our Traxxas Slayer and see what it could do. We were very surprised with the results, so if you are in the market for a tuned pipe, head over to the RC Reviews section or click on the picture to check out the full review! [...]

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The Week In RC, Version 11.16.08 (now 40% off!)

Gotta love our current economy. The slow last half decade has lead to many hobby shop and track closures, but what lies ahead may leave our hobby unrecognizable. We are early into this economic downturn, and we are already seeing things we’ve never seen before in our sport. Cashback, GWP (gift with purchase), and Sales!! Traxxas has a $50 cash back [...]

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We get our hands on a Buku Power System!

This weekend we got our hands on a Buku Power Exhaust for a Traxxas Slayer. We did some initial tests with the original pipe, made sure we had things tuned in, then we changed over to the Buku pipe. Wow. The top end stayed about the same, but out of the hole this thing could move! We [...]

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Traxxas Slayer Body by Pro-Line – Desert Rat

Pro-Line Racing has just announced the new Desert Rat body for the Traxxas Slayer! It’s made from .060 lexan, and even has the side mirrors just like a full scale trophy truck! Nice!

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Cub Report – The Week That Was 07.06.08

So, what truck has turned out to be the surprise hit of 2008 thus far? Two words- Traxxas Slash! Everybody seems to love the truck- hobby shops, tracks, bashers, racers, hacks, scale guys, pro’s, brushless lovers, and noobs. Myself, along with many in the rc industry, have constantly ragged on Traxxas in the past. But you simply can’t argue with the [...]

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