XRAY XB8 2017 Spec 1/8 Off-Road Nitro Buggy Kit Print this pagePrint this page
XRAY XB8 2017 Spec 1/8 Off-Road Nitro Buggy Kit
Price: €642.60 (€540.00 Excl.19% VAT)

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Availability: Out of stock
Weight: 6 kg
Description
The all-new XB8…an icon of unequaled reliability & outstanding performance.

Based on the ultra-successful XB8 platform, XRAY proudly presents the 2017-spec XB8 which incorporates the latest improvements and refinements gathered by the team, race-proven in the highest competition races around the world.

XRAY has been a driving force in the 1/8 off-road car racing scene since the release of the first XB8. Continuous development and evolution of the XRAY product line has led to ever-increasing performance. The craftsmanship, durability, and performance of XRAY kits have become legendary. Be part of the family, live the heritage.


Learn more about the XRAY XB8 here at www.teamxray.com/XB8

This is the XRAY XB8 2017 Spec 1/8 Off-Road Nitro Buggy Kit. The XB8 is typical XRAY: premium, professional, high-competition for the most demanding racers, developed with attention to the smallest details, and backed by premium service & support… a luxury masterpiece.

Designed, developed, and fully manufactured in-house at the XRAY factory in Slovakia, Europe, using the most high-tech German & Swiss machines and premium European materials, crafted with XRAY's legendary attention to detail by our artistic production specialists. The XB8 is truly a masterpiece.

2017 Spec Features:

  • Large volume front, central, and rear differentials for improved long run performance and reduced internal heat build up
  • Stronger 2.5mm diff pins in all differential outdrives
  • Longer front, central and rear internal cross diff pins
  • Improved internal diff gears with re-profiled teeth for reduced friction and smooth operation
  • Updated lightweight machined diff outdrives
  • Updated profile 46T lightweight Hudy Steel central diff gear
  • Updated larger rubber-sealed center differential housing
  • New differential gaskets
  • Front trailing steering blocks give increased forward traction and better handling
  • Improved geometry steering block Ackermann plates
  • Updated graphite material servo saver for increased reliability and smooth operation
  • Composite front upper top deck for added flex & increased steering
  • Improved aluminum steering posts to accommodate new front upper plate
  • Redesigned steering pivot balls to eliminate wheel locking
  • Redesigned brake cam
  • Narrow profile front suspension arms move the front wheels forward for improved take-off and landing on jumps
  • Longer rear suspension arms for better handling, stability and increased traction
  • Short aluminum rear suspension holders for new geometry
  • Improved weight distribution and balance for increased traction
  • Updated chassis flex adjustments using optional graphite stiffeners on the chassis guards
  • Hard aluminum clutch shoes for smoother engagement

Specifications:
Length:
500mm
Chassis length: 399.5mm
Wheelbase: 322~328mm
Width: 310mm
Weight: 1868g
Approximate running weight: 3205g

Includes:

  • 2017 Spec Buggy Kit
  • XB8'16 Body

Needed to Complete:

  • 2-channel, 2-servo R/C System for cars
  • 21-class Engine & Tuned Pipe
  • Engine starting tools
  • Batteries for R/C system
  • Tires, Inserts & CA Glue 
  • Fuel & Fuel Bottle
  • Polycarbonate Paint for Body
  • Tools for Assembly