Nitro Stadium Truck Recomendations

Welcome to RCTalk

Come join other RC enthusiasts! You'll be able to discuss, share and private message with other members of our community.

x_789

Gone - bye bye.
Messages
1,965
RC Driving Style
Ok I am in the market for a Nitro Stadium Truck being a Traxxas Fan I unfotuantly realise that a Ruslter will never be compedative because of lack of support for racing hop-ups.
So the question is what is the best truck TL or AE heck neither let me have your opion if you actually own one. Please no my brothers friends buddy stuff. Real owners with real trucks. Thanks X
 

Candyman

'Cuse is in the house!
Supporter
Messages
6,858
Location
Syracuse, NY
RC Driving Style
X- I own an AE RC10GT. I like it. I have'nt seen a XXX-NT in person so I can't make a comparison. Looking over the history, they both have had their shares of professional successes. They are both heavily supported by the aftermarket. There are scads of options available for both. I guess my opinion is that they are both equally good. It really depends on who's driving. My advice? Go down to your LHS and track and see which is more popular. See which one has the parts readily available locally. You'll need access to this stuff. And that is important when making the decision.

Remember, either way, you win.
 

x_789

Gone - bye bye.
Messages
1,965
RC Driving Style
These two types of trucks are the main stays at my local tracks TL and AE that is. There is plenty of parts support for both here also. I am more concerened with which truck people have had best luck with as far as pwerformance and durability. OF course TL looks good because of its packagine and pretty bodies that and driver edition trucks but AE has some nice kit types to chose from.
Its kind of sad because the only things that get run in this area and have any parts support are
TL and AE stadium trucks
TL and AE Buggies
MAXX Trucks
Traxas parts for Pede and Rustler bashing
Their is virtually no OFNA, Tamiya, HPI or any other manufactures supported around here.
Oh the Road cars are XXXS and T3 only X
:banana: :banana:
 

Freedom

RCNT Champion
Messages
194
RC Driving Style
My recommendation

I would recommend a Duratrax Maximum St Pro because it's fast, has a two speed transmission, durable, has a 90 day warranty and it looks good with all the aluminum hehe:classic: Anybody out there with a Losi or RC10 want to race?:devious:
 

Çh®i§tiªñ

RCNT VIP
Messages
7,271
RC Driving Style
Hehehe Ill Race Ya with my Losi XXNT!

I like the Adam Drake Edition XXX-NT. I just finalized my Diff setup today with an HG diff nut and I am happy. VERY HAPPY with this truck. It is a pure screamer! I can't even roll it on the pavement no matter how hard I try. Then again, if I just tightened the suspension I guess I could.

I'm also looking into getting the RC10 GT. This is just a 'must have' vehicle as well.

XXXNT Sport RTR is a nice setup for entry level. Otherwise I would go with the Drake.
 

Freedom

RCNT Champion
Messages
194
RC Driving Style
Stability

I can't even roll my Maximum Mt Pro on pavement and it's a monster truck, with huge tires, it all depends on how you tune your suspension, and what tires you are using but I wish we could race it would be real interesting, I also looked into the Triple X-NT, it's very nice. The Maximum St Pros' durability got me and a few other things:banana: I know the Triple X-NTs' top speed is 38mph the St Pros' is around 40+ mph because of the 2 speed transmission but speed is not everything, too bad I can't drive good, well not yet.:classic: Talk to you later!
 

FlyinRazorback

RCNT Addict
Messages
1,039
RC Driving Style
Personally I like the GT. I have a GT that started as a RTR but now is a FT after all the upgrades. This truck handles very good and is pretty quick off the line. My brother has a XXX-NT and every time we race he wishes he had gone with AE. We are practically dead even as far as skill is concerned, and I usually edge him at the line. Both are good trucks, but he spends alot more time replacing broken parts than I do. As for a beginners truck, I would pick the GT over the Losi. Mainly b/c of the engines. The Mach .15 in the Losi is better used as a paper-weight.
 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
D looking for good runnning and not tore up stadium truck or 4x4 nitro truck Nitro RC 3
J Cen Nitro Stadium truck good/bad? Nitro RC 23
U New Associated Nitro Stadium Truck! Stadium Trucks 11
S On-road nitro- Or stadium truck or buggy Nitro RC 13
C Best mag for Nitro stadium trucks? Stadium Trucks 4
superchessmachine Nitro RC Clutch Slipping Nitro RC 15
A What nitro buggy is this??. Buggy and Truggy 6
WiseWolf Traxxas 3.3 nitro engines with electric start prices and questions? Nitro RC 4
E New to nitro RC: looking for first car advice Nitro RC 25
S I accidentally mixed a few drops of nitro fuel Nitro RC 11
L Please help identify nitro car Nitro RC 1
jlobbia Need help setting up nitro heli Nitro RC 1
jlobbia Need help identifying nitro Nitro RC 9
T details on vintage assocated on road nitro and electric On-road and Rally Cars 4
J Traxxas nitro rustler transmission problem Chassis & Drivetrain 1
J Different nitro fuel and overheating Nitro RC 10
hartleyd21 Electric vs Nitro General Chaos 8
jlobbia Need help identifying associated nitro short course truck Nitro RC 3
jlobbia Check out my YouTube for Nitro RC action! Nitro RC 0
S Please help identify nitro buggy Nitro RC 5
Simonh080 Need help with my hyper 7 nitro Nitro RC 19
jlobbia What is the biggest nitro engine ever built on a monster truck? Nitro RC 3
G Kyosho inferno neo 3.0 nitro engine help Engines 4
hoopdoggy I need help with my nitro HPI rs4 mt Stadium Trucks 34
P Nitro Hawk - 3110 Nitro RC 7
MoNitro Reviving my Nitro RC's Nitro RC 4
Z Need help identifying this nitro engine! Engines 10
K Nitro car not moving Nitro RC 31
S Nitro rc fuel Nitro RC 5
jlobbia 1/16 Nitro??? Nitro RC 10
jlobbia How do i hook up a RF7G to my nitro? Nitro RC 2
G Hpi rs4 nitro viper 4wd staggered wheels possible? Chassis & Drivetrain 4
Connor_TK.Extra Need help with parts for my nitro HSP bug crush RC car Nitro RC 15
W Dug out my old Nitro buggy, need help, it's been so long! Nitro RC 1
brownbread Kyosho Nitro Tracker stuttering second gear Nitro RC 6
NurturantQuasar What are some Reliable nitro rc cars? Nitro RC 6
Tivum Can you start a nitro with a car battery? Nitro RC 7
N Need help identifying this nitro car Nitro RC 5
L Please help me identify my nitro car Nitro RC 11
drivinggun Want/Need Camera with sound to mount to my Nitro Reviews, How-to, & Guides 4
I Nitro to electric conversion questions Electric RC 14
G Nitro engine priming and starting difficulties (needs help) Nitro RC 27
F Nitro motor stuck RC Aircraft 0
Z Schumacher Nitro Help Nitro RC 8
W Advice on a Nitro MT Nitro RC 8
H What's new in nitro engines? Engines 2
Reeves9277 Nitro none start Nitro RC 4
Berlinetta95 Does anyone live near the Dallas,Texas area with on road nitro rc car? Nitro RC 1
H Hpi Super nitro build Nitro RC 2
B Lexan shell for nitro airway question(s) Nitro RC 5
Similar threads


















































Top