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arch2b
2011.09.06, 01:34 PM
Cast your Vote! Which kit are you most interested in purchasing?

Kyosho Mini-Z Optima
http://www.kyosho.com/common/image.php?id=128169

Kyosho Mini-Z Lazer ZX-5
http://www.kyosho.com/common/image.php?id=128197

thestug
2011.09.06, 01:39 PM
They look so similar. What is the difference besides the body and tires? The lazer does look a bit less cartoonish and would get my vote based on looks.

hrdrvr
2011.09.06, 02:26 PM
Laser chassis kit!

cosmicsoul
2011.09.06, 03:20 PM
Lazer Chassis Kit. Looks like it would perform on RCP or Carpet than the other.

The other looks like it is setup for dirt.

I don't think I would run it on a dirt track unless it was really well groomed. Even then kind of iffy.

lfisminiz
2011.09.06, 03:28 PM
Laser chassis set also!:)

LED
2011.09.06, 03:36 PM
Maybe if the optima had a wing I would go for it.
But now, lazer looks better.

briankstan
2011.09.06, 03:38 PM
Laser Chassis set. :)

Old Crow
2011.09.06, 03:42 PM
Looks wise, hands down the Optima. Practicality wise, the Laser with mini pin tires and a wing, it's better equiped for racing.

color01
2011.09.06, 05:22 PM
Lazer has a giant scoop wing. Looking forward to it. :)

herman
2011.09.06, 10:33 PM
lazer for me too...

kinda like the optima, but would like it better with lazer wheels/tires and a fabricated rear wing... :D

Pierro
2011.09.07, 05:28 AM
Lazer like many others.

More attractive tire/wheel to me and I'm too young to have memories with the optima.

d1nzfe
2011.09.07, 07:13 AM
going for the one with reflex racing=looking wing :D

unearthed name
2011.09.07, 08:20 AM
the chassis set will be nice. i like the lazer one as well. looks like his bigger cousins

mini-z
2011.09.07, 11:05 AM
All four are now available for pre-order with worldwide release on November 1st! :)

Kyosho Mini-Z MB-010 1/24 Lazer ZX-5 FS 4WD Buggy ReadySet (2.4GHz ASF) - Red/Gray (http://shop.tinyrc.com/product.php?productid=21655&cat=516&page=1)
Kyosho Mini-Z MB-010 1/24 Lazer ZX-5 FS 4WD Buggy Tx-Less Body and Chassis Set (2.4GHz ASF) - Red/Gray (http://shop.tinyrc.com/product.php?productid=21656&cat=516&page=1)
Kyosho Mini-Z MB-010 1/24 Optima 4WD Buggy ReadySet (2.4GHz ASF) - Blue/White (http://shop.tinyrc.com/product.php?productid=21653&cat=516&page=1)
Kyosho Mini-Z MB-010 1/24 Optima 4WD Buggy Tx-Less Body and Chassis Set (2.4GHz ASF) - Blue/White (http://shop.tinyrc.com/product.php?productid=21654&cat=516&page=1)

:):cool:

ChiMiniRc
2011.09.07, 02:57 PM
Lazer chassis set.

tastetickles
2011.09.10, 08:44 AM
Lazer so I can put it next to my 1/10 Lazer but damn those Optima wheels and tires are lovely

Mania
2011.09.10, 08:58 AM
An Optima chassis set, even though I like the Lazer tires slightly more since they seem more practical.

kydawg1
2011.09.10, 11:30 AM
Lazer for me. +1

Eman
2011.09.12, 12:33 PM
The Lazer is really cool. Very similar, in looks, to my 1:8 scale buggies.

Deca
2011.09.21, 10:14 AM
Optima all the way! The older the design the better, it was love at first sight :)

Going with the chassis set, this will be the third profile on my EX5 haha. Cannot wait for these buggies to come out, very excited.

mini-z
2011.10.15, 04:47 PM
Just a reminder, today is the last day for the free Gift Certificate when you pre-order your MB-010 Buggy (http://shop.tinyrc.com/search.php?mode=search&by_title=Y&by_shortdescr=Y&by_fulldescr=Y&by_sku=Y&extra_fields[1]=Y&including=all&substring=lazer+zx-5+buggy+2.4) from shop.tinyrc.com! ;):) (don't worry, everyone that already pre-ordered will automatically receive theirs, no further action required! :))

MXMRCR
2011.11.02, 09:22 AM
optima for me:D, mine should be here tomo, can't wait.

mini-z
2011.11.02, 05:30 PM
The Mini-Z Buggy is In Stock and all pre-orders have shipped! :):cool: Don't worry though, we've still got plenty for those who didn't order yet (this isn't even all of them - just as many as we could stack...!):

http://mini-zracer.com/mini-zgallery/data/780/Mini-Z_Buggy_In_Stock.jpg