Traxxas Slash dirt virgin new out of box

The Traxxas Slash Ultimate 4×4 short course truck is meant to be more of a race ready version of the already wildly popular Slash 4×4 platform. Accompanying its low centre of gravity┬áplastic tub chassis is a list of pre-installed upgrades that is highlighted by the big bore GTR shocks, aluminum sway bars and beautiful blue TRX aluminum caster hubs (c-blocks) and steering blocks. To be honest though this is probably more of a basher truck and I explain in detail why I think so here. All in all, regardless of its intended use the Slash Ultimate 4×4, with it’s 3-cell ready Velineon VXL-3s brushless power system came out of the box a really solid looking truck and I was keen[…]