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Alt. to long travel. these things r kick a$$

Discussion in 'Long Travel Suspension' started by zkdawg, Jan 3, 2011.

  1. Jan 3, 2011 at 10:58 AM
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    zkdawg

    zkdawg [OP] Greenville Taco

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    http://gokartsusa.com/trophykart.aspx

    u guys have to check these things out.
    go to the bottom of the page for a vid of this thing in action
    and there a lot cheaper then doing the same thing to you truck:D
     
  2. Jan 3, 2011 at 11:03 AM
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    amaes

    amaes Cuz Stock Sucks

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    Thats a Low end one lol Those things a pretty rad. They race them on the Short Course track here in AZ.
     
  3. Jan 3, 2011 at 11:04 AM
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    ktmrider

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    thats sick the elite models use the 250f kawi engines.
     
  4. Jan 3, 2011 at 11:12 AM
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    mikesdoublecab

    mikesdoublecab LT Chase Truck

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    those things are fun, but you can't drive them on the street, you need to buy a trailer to take it out to the desert, you need the parking space for the trailer and a secured storage area for the kart...

    if you have $8,000 laying around for the kart and trailer, only for it to sit in storage most of the year, then go for it...

    and don't forget to invest in the fireproof race suits and helmets for every person who intends to drive it...
     
  5. Jan 5, 2011 at 2:30 PM
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    zkdawg

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  6. Jan 8, 2011 at 10:16 AM
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    its pretty bad ass the be able to have a mini trophy truck if you dont want to LT your "real" vehicle.
     
  7. Jan 8, 2011 at 10:19 AM
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    1TUFFTRD

    1TUFFTRD WTF

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    wonder how they would do in the dunes!!??
     
  8. Jan 9, 2011 at 7:46 PM
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    CaptMorgan

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    those things are pretty rad!

    It would be something to consider, but there is something to be said about having something streetable

    With a 250 motor, not guessing it would be so hot up the bowls, 450 four stroke in one of those would up the ante a bit
     
  9. Jan 17, 2011 at 8:10 PM
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    I doubt they would have enough power for the dunes, unless they had a bigger motor.
    They are sweet, but expensive. I would rather have a Polaris RZR XP, but again the RZR is even more, but with 900cc, 88HP, and rear trailing arms with 14" of travel you can't go wrong.
     
  10. Jan 18, 2011 at 4:43 PM
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    magikbean562

    magikbean562 once flirted with danger, danger got clingy

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    my buddy has a honda odyssey 125cc mini sand crawler thing and he rips it at glamis. and he weights like 250 lbs lol. 250cc is plenty of power for some shenanigans:D
     
  11. Jan 18, 2011 at 4:48 PM
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    Unknown He who angers you conquers you

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    Imagine one with a Busa engine!
     
  12. Jan 18, 2011 at 5:01 PM
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    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    they are slow though
     
  14. Jan 20, 2011 at 1:48 PM
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    hahaha damn right! id make every little stupid mod could to that beast!!!
     
  16. Jan 20, 2011 at 4:20 PM
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    Yoytoda The Little Truck That Could

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    hmmmm... i have a 6 speed ktm 400 engine.... hmmmm
     
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