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Originally Posted by ljason8eg View Post
You realize that the $300 gets you more than just a game, right? Or are you one of those who doesn't read?
I hope BF3 has something like this (not an rc car though).
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FINALLY!!!

Someone understood the idea here!!!


They are making you a $10 discount on the car, and gifting you the game.


For the second time, this is the car, IN ONE OF AMERICA'S CHEAPEST RC SHOPS:

http://www.amainhobbies.com/product_...-Channel-Radio



See? $309.99, 10$ more expensive than Codemasters' bundle!
Kay man I said WAY back there that the car alone was worth $300. Turns out it's worth more. Only people not interested in RC cars are talkin out their butts about it. Basically their giving away the game to get into the RC car market. Go figure.

I won't buy it cause I can't afford it. I wanted Dirt 2 when it came out so I'll probably get Dirt 3 cause I drive back and forth to The Dalles, OR on mostly washout in my Subie GL10. It can get pretty hairy coming down the hill at 50 when there is a sheer drop on the Drivers side a good part of the way. But man on the way up Balls out on a road that gets occasional traffic on it. I've eaten 3 tires on it as well. One of these days I'll take the Webcam and film the uphill. Plenty of switchbacks and a couple hairpins in for good measure.

I was when Block left Subaru.

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Originally Posted by TestECull View Post
300 will barely net you enough power gains to notice.
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$300 isn't going to get you anything that could be called an upgrade unless an upgrade to you is cheapo ricer stuff.
Wrong. If you do work all yourself you could get some things that would add some decent power.

Such as:
A used nitrous kit
Cam(s)
Header(s)
A tune
Suspension parts
Drag radials/slicks

You all must be buying from the wrong places then.
    
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How does top speed in any way relate to the quality of the product? Plenty of cheap stuff can go fast, but won't turn/jump/last if your money depended on it.
Very true. The remote control car I was speaking of is very high quality and I was assuming the car that comes with dirt is of similar quality.
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Originally Posted by Socom View Post
Wrong. If you do work all yourself you could get some things that would add some decent power.

Such as:
A used nitrous kit
Cam(s)
Header(s)
A tune
Suspension parts
Drag radials/slicks

You all must be buying from the wrong places then.
Not everybody is car "literate" I just spent my last 7 hours re-doing my ENTIRE coolant system in my car for $90 [the price of the heater core and some hoses]. If I were to have taken it to the shop it would have been well over a grand from labor.
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Just so you know the price for the rc alone is 550$

Link: http://traxxas.com/products/models/e...c/7309kenblock

The bundle at 300$ is a steal for the rc hobbyist...

Edit: Is this only for ps3 and xbox360 or does the pc get the bundle too?
The RC hobbyist should invest in a penis.
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The RC hobbyist should invest in a penis.
What's that supposed to mean? You could say the same thing about a computer hobbyist.
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What's that supposed to mean? You could say the same thing about a computer hobbyist.
Or car enthusiasts or Audio enthusiasts.....
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Or heaven forbid Computer Enthusiasts.

E-peen is E-peen regardless of the genre.

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I hope BF3 has something like this (not an rc car though).
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