I have been running my new slash 4X4 for about 2 months now. At first I starting out basically bashing, and throwing in 3S Lipo batteries and racing the night away. After I found the local track and got into racing I realized pretty quickly that I needed a lot of new upgrades.
The slash is an amazing truck right out of the box and I am so happy I bought it but after trying to compete with even the most novice racers at the track I realized I had to step my game up. I had purchased the RTR model so I didn’t have any of the upgraded aluminum parts, not that those really help you out at the track but I wanted you to know where I was starting out. Below are all the upgrades I did and the ratings of impact they had on my race experience. (more…)