HPI WR8 3.0 Nitro Rally Car 2001 WRC Subaru Impreza 1/8 4WD RTR

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HPI is delighted to announce the return of the ever popular WR8 family, in the form of the classic 2001 WRC Subaru Impreza! For some time now, fans of the WR8 have been demanding that it be brought back once again so that they can enjoy the unique on-road / off-road rampage this platform delivers. Based on the chassis of the HPI Bullet Monster Truck with 4WD shaft drivetrain, powered by the G3.0 HO engine with all-aluminum construction and 32,000 max RPM, plus tough bevel gear differentials... there really is no better rally vehicle on the RC market!

Pre-Assembled 1/8th scale Rally Car
3mm aluminum chassis with centralized weight balance
Full-time 4WD for excellent control
Efficient and tough shaft drivetrain
Front skidplate with durable foam bumper
Composite chassis braces for extra driving feel
Tough oil-filled 4-gear differentials
Aluminum shock towers front and rear
Oil-filled coil-over shocks with adjustable ride height
Front and rear sway bars for excellent handling
High ground clearance for driving on most surfaces
Mud guards for rear shocks prevent dirt build-up
Quick access to all critical maintenance points
Dual bellcrank steering
Cam type servo saver
All hex head hardware
Full set of rubber-sealed ball bearings
2.4GHz Radio Set with Waterproof Receiver
Enclosed receiver box
Officially authorized replica of the Late Richard Burns' WRC Drivers' Championship winning Subaru Impreza
Authentic Rally wheels and tires
Nitro G3.0 High Output engine with slide carb
Water-Resistant Steering and Throttle Servos

Length: 510mm
Width: 227mm
Height: 165mm
Wheelbase: 300mm
Tire Diameter: 80mm
Drivetrain: Full-Time Shaft 4WD

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Nitro Fuel Bottle & Glow Plug Igniter
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