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Killerbody RC Marauder Crawler BodyNew for all you scale/trail/crawling fanatics is the Killerbody RC Marauder. Inspired by the Land Rover Defender, the Marauder brings serious amounts of scale realism to the crawling world. To help toughen up the polycarbonate body, Killerbody designers came up with an innovative plastic reinforcement plate and the body was designed to be a great fit on the Axial SCX10. There will be a ton of scale accessories so you can make it look exactly the way you like, many of them are shown in the pictures but don’t come with the stand-alone body.

We have not received any word on pricing or when the Marauder will hit the streets, but you can hit up the official Killerbody RC Website to check out all of their other products.

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PROTOform Dodge Dart BodyPROTOform has teamed up with Dodge yet again to come up with their most advanced touring car body ever, the Dodge Dart. The latest offering from PROTOform is officially licensed by Dodge and brings the aggressive look of the Dart to the touring car crowd. Designed for a neutral feel with ample steering and a planted rear end, the Dart comes with window masks, a detailed decal sheet, wing mounting hardware and overspray film.

The part number for the Dart body is #1541-30, the light weight version is #1541-25, and both are priced around $28. Click on This Link to get more details on PROTOform’s website.

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Pandora RC Mitsubishi GTO 3000GTRemember how cool the Mitsubishi 3000GT (and Dodge Stealth) were back in the day? Now you can own a Mitsubishi GTO body for your rc car. Pandora RC has released a cool rc version that is made to fit most popular 1/10th scale touring cars with wheelbases from 258-260mm. The body comes clear so you can throw on your own paint scheme and it includes a polycarbonate front bumper, rear wing, and rear light parts.

The GTO body is Mitsubishi Motors Corporation Certified, has a part number of #PAB-154, and these are available right now. Hit up This Link over on Pandora’s official website for more details.

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Pro-Line BullDog Mid Motor Stadium Truck Clear BodyIf you are driving a mid motored Kyosho RT6 or an Associated CT4.2, Pro-Line Racing has a new cab forward BullDog body for you. The front of the body has been designed or more down force, giving you more traction in corners and helped to keep the front on the ground instead of pulling a wheelie. To add stability and give a more aggressive look, Pro-Line added a “Mohawk” on top of the cab, while a low profile rear deck helps clean air hit the wing.

The street price is $24, it has a part number of #3438-00, and you can get complete details At This Link over on Pro-Line’s website.

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Matrixline Mercedes Benz GLK250 BodyYou don’t see a whole lot of Mercedes bodies on the market, but for all you Benz lovers you can get a GLK350 from the folks over at Matrixline RC. They have a pre-painted GLK350 body that is available in black or in grey, fits 195mm touring cars, and is highly detailed for a great scale look. The body and wing is molded from .035″ polycarbonate while ABS is used for the rear view mirrors.

The part number is #PC201308R-1A, they are available right now, and you can get more details over on the official Matrixline Website.

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Pro-Line Volkswagen Baja Bug Clear Body Axial YetiFully licensed by Volkswagen, the new Baja Bug Clear Body from Pro-Line will truly set your Axial Yeti apart. The Baja Bug is a perfect fit for the Axial Yeti and comes with window masks, a decal sheet, and over-spray protection. Street pricing is $37 and the part number is #3238-02. To be the fist person on your block to get one, simply hit the pre-order button at This Link over on Pro-Line’s website.

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PROTOform Touring Car BodySpeaking of a 10 Year Anniversary, the IIC is having theirs out in Vegas this weekend. As with most “big races”, lots of new gear gets shown off. Of particular interest to touring car drivers is a new PROTOform body being raced by Juho Levanen. No details have been released, but if it’s PROTOform its likely to be setting the pace up front. We’ll post complete information when it becomes available, until then you can check out more PROTOform products over on their Official Website.

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JConcepts Silencer HB D413The folks over at JConcepts have designed a Silencer series body for the high-zoot Hot Bodies D413. Specifically made for performance on high speed circuits, the Silencer for the D413 has a cab forward design with a shark fin in the rear for added stability.

The part number is #0261, it is priced at $26, and you can get more details over on the JConcepts Blog.

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HPI GTXL-1 VINTAGE BODYHPI Racing has a new body to give that monster truck of yours a cool vintage look. The GTXL-1 Vintage Body projects a 70′s/80′s pickup truck image that is sure to make your truck stand out in a crowd down at your local bashing spot. It is made to be a perfect fit on the Savage XL Octane and Savage XL 5.9, but knowing you guys, it will end up on all sorts of different trucks (and probably even a few touring cars, LOL).

* Molded from 0.040″ clear polycarbonate
* Comes with overspray film and pre-cut vinyl window masks
* Photo-realistic die-cut decals
* Dimple marks for Savage XL body posts

The part number for the body is #110238, get full details over on the official HPI Racing website.

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PROTOform Gen3-CFor all you on-road fanatics, PROTOform has announced some new goodies. First up is their new Gen3-C Clear Body. The Gen3-C features the distinct look of a NASCAR Nationwide Series car and was designed for maximum performance on the track. Featuring an add-on spoiler, double step splitter, and bumped out area for battery clearance, the PROTOform Gen3-C has all the features you are looking for in a NASCAR type body. It fits most 200mm sedans, has a part number of #1237-25, a street price of $29, and you can get complete details by hitting up This Link.

The PROTOform crew also announced a second body, the Strakka-12. The Strakka-12 gives the look of a WEC series car and was designed help get your 1/12th scale pan car around the track faster than ever. The part number is #1614-30, it is priced at $20, and full details are available over on the official PROTOform Website.

Last but not least, PROTOform has come up with a lexan body cleaner called PROTOshine. If you are anything like us, you tend to get a lot of scuffs and tire marks on your bodies, PROTOshine helps to remove these. The part number for PROTOshine is 6263-00, it costs $6, and you can Click Here for more information.

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Pro-Line 2014 Chevy Silverado Clear Monster Truck Body
Pro-Line brings the scale realism with their new 2014 Chevy Silverado Clear Monster Truck Body. As you can see by the squared off fenders and new grill decal, the Pro-Line Silverado looks very much like its full scale counterpart. Molded from crystal clear Lexan, the Silverado was designed to fit monster trucks like the Traxxas Summit, Revo, T-Maxx, and Associated MGT. And for all you real scale realism fanatics, the Silverado has a large bed area for mounting up your favorite accessories.

The Silverado has a part number of #3430-00, it is street priced at $33, and you can get even more details on the official Pro-Line Website.

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Pro-Line RAM 1500 Clear Crawler Body
After some teasing over the weekend, our friends over at Pro-Line have released full details on their new 1/10 Ram 1500 Clear Crawler Body.

The Ram was designed to look as awesome as it performs on the trail. Officially licensed by Ram, it gives you the scale realism you are looking to top your 1/10 crawler off with. To make the Ram look even cooler, it comes with fender flares and a special area in the bed for mounting a spare tire. A detailed sticker sheet helps round out the package.

The part number is #3434-00, it is priced at $38, and you can hit up This Link for complete details over on Pro-Line’s official website.

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Mon-Tech M10 Body
For all you 1/10th scale World GT drivers, a company from Italy called Mon-Tech has announced their new M10 body. The M10 has a sleak look and was made to fit 200mm 1/10th scale pan cars. Molded from .75mm polycarbonate, it includes window masks, decals, and a high downforce rear wing. To get more details, simply hit up This Link to head over to Mon-Tech’s official website.

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