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TBR Bumper Wheelie Bar Duratrax VW Baja Bug
All you bigtime Duratrax VW Baja Bug bashers should be interested to see the latest from the crew over at T-Bone Racing. TBR has just announced a new rear bumper/wheelie bar combo for your bug. This not only protects the rear of your chassis and motor, but also helps you hold longer wheelies for maximum bashing fun.

Longer screws are supplied to mount the bumper and its made out of tough nylon to withstand your serious abuse. It also comes with the TBR B205 T-Bar and 1-1/4″ solid tires w/aluminum wheels. Lifetime warranty is included, street price is $25, and they are available right now. Hit up the official T-Bone Racing Website for more information.

TGIF, we never thought we would make it, but alas, the world actually didn’t end. To celebrate hit THIS BSRC mystery link.

axial exo baja bug

Have a Axial EXO Terra Buggy that needs some customizing? Want to be the EXO that stands out in a crowd? The folks over at Axial have a EXO RTR Baja Bug Build posted up in their blog. There really isn’t too many modifications they had to do to get from EXO to Baja, so if you are wanting to be different, head on over to their site and check the Baja Bug Build.

Speaking Axial EXO’s.. we have reviewed both versions if you are looking for some light reading. Check out our Axial EXO Terra Buggy Kit Review as well as the EXO RTR Review.

The Duratrax VW Baja Bug Review

duratrax vw baja

At a visit to Hobbico headquarters several months ago, I got a sneak peak of what some of their upcoming lineup was going to be. I got to see the ARRMA brand, the new Evader Brushless, and finally the VW Baja Bug. Everything I saw had a unique quality that made it special, and for the Baja it was the of course the body and style. Duratrax was breaking away from their mold and trying something a little different. Along with the VW license came their new ‘Get Dirty’ attitude. Did they deliver? Does the VW break the mold enough to get more people to turn some heads? Keep reading to find out..

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duratrax vw baja

We got our FIRST LOOK at the DuraTrax VW Bug a while ago. But it’s finally officially out! So we thought we would do a follow up with some unboxing pictures. Watch for a review in the near future!

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Here’s a second official video from  DuraTrax showing off their new VW Baja Bug. We are really looking forward to getting behind the wheel on this one. Bring on the mud!

Check out the Duratrax Website for more details.

Here’s the official video from Hobbico about the Duratrax VW Baja Bug. This thing looks like a total hoot!

Check out the Duratrax Website for the lowdown.

Here’s something cool from Pro-Line.  A Volkswagen Bug body that actually has fenders on it.  How novel.  It actually casts a much different attitude than all the fenderless beetle bodies that populate the alternative-style short course landscape.  This new vision of an old body is officially licensed by Volkswagen, so you can expect all the decals necessary to replicate the look of the real thing, logos and all.  A spoiler with mounting hardware, window masks, and overspray film are also included.  The Volkswagen Full Fender Baja Bug body is available now at a list price of $39.95.  Unfortunately it’s only made to fit the Slash and Slash 4×4 right now.

Check out the Pro-Line website for more info.