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WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0

8700160211
RC touring car
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WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0
WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0 RC touring car
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8700160211 WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0
WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0
WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0 RC touring car
WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0 Hpi-Racing
8700160211 WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0
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Brand Hpi-Racing
Reference 8700160211
Type of product RC touring car
Brand Subaru
In our catalogue since 2022

WR8 SUBARU IMPREZA WRC 2001 3.0
We are delighted to announce the return of the very popular WR8 family, in the form of the classic 2001 Subaru Impreza WRC. This one won the drivers championship 20 years ago in 2001! Any rally fan will recognize the illustrious blue and yellow bodywork as one of the most recognizable in motorsport, and what better way to herald the return of HPI's fan-favorite rally platform than with a Subaru Impreza. classic!

The Subaru World Rally Team first took to the track in 1989 and won a record 46 rally victories with the Impreza and multiple constructors' and drivers' championships, competing in the WRC longer than any other manufacturer team in their current form. Subaru used the team to showcase their all-wheel-drive technology and delight onlookers with the fierce nature of the vehicle!

Officially Licensed Subaru, 1/8th Scale 4-Wheel Gimbal-Drive WR8 is ready to roll in true WRC style. Powered by your choice of NITRO or brushless FLUX!
What better way to announce its return than to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the late Richard Burns' victory in the WRC Drivers' Championship.

The HPI Racing WR8 is packed with awesome features that enhance its durability wherever you want to take it, including high ground clearance, skid plate, foam front bumper, optimized rally-style suspension geometry, custom designed shocks , debris and impact guards, mud deflectors on the chassis and extra-thick stabilizer bars for more control! It's the perfect machine for taking on your friends on rally stages and multi-surface tracks, or anywhere you like!

The WR8 3.0 is powered by an easy Nitro Star G3.0 HO engine to use and powerful with all-aluminum construction with a maximum engine speed of 32,000 rpm, delivering power through the same heavy-duty bevel gear differentials and fully bearing-supported 4WD shaft drive balls. A 2-stage air cleaner protects the carburetor opening from dirt and dust, and the tall cylinder head provides excellent cooling and helps the engine stay cool. An all-aluminum exhaust system unleashes engine power and sends out a true trail of exhaust smoke at top speed!

WR8 Features:
Subaru Impreza WRC 2001 officially licensed
High quality rally wheels and tires
Pre-assembled 1/8th scale car
Waterproof steering servo
Enclosed inbox
Aluminum chassis from 3 mm with centralized weight balance
Permanent 4WD for excellent control
Efficient and robust shaft transmission
Front skid plate with durable foam bumper
Composite chassis reinforcements for a feeling of extra drive
4-gear differentials
Front and rear aluminum shock mount
Oil-filled coil-over shocks with adjustable ride height
Front and rear stabilizer bars for excellent handling
High ground clearance for driving on most surfaces
Mudguards for rear shock absorbers prevent dirt build-up
Quick access to all critical maintenance points
Dual-link steering
Servo saver
Hex head bolts
Complete set of rubber ball bearings
2.4 GHz radio system
Dimensions WR8 NITRO:
Length: 510mm
Width: 227mm
Height: 165mm
Wheelbase: 300mm
Ground clearance (mm)
Weight (kg)

Items needed to complete the kit:
4 AA batteries for transmitter
Receiver battery 6V1600mah 160153
Receiver battery charger



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