Team Durango DNX8 1/8 Competition Nitro Buggy Kit

Team Durango
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This is the Team Durango DNX8 1/8 Competition Nitro Buggy Kit. Faster, stronger, easier to service and tune. The Team Durango DNX8 provides the ultimate combination of precision engineering and race-winning on track prowess that puts you in control, even in the most challenging conditions. Easy to drive fast, easier to service under pressure, more consistent performance than your competition... this innovative Nitro-powered race machine was developed to take you to the podium, again and again.


  • Innovation Fuels Speed: The DNX408 features the Patent Pending Team Durango sliding gear mesh. This super-innovative feature allows the heavy 1/8 scale nitro Engine to always stay in the same position, regardless of adjustments you need to make.
    • Equalized weight distribution for consistent handling
    • Fast and easy Pinion changes for efficient gear tuning
    • Easy-access center Diff with no disruption to Engine position
    • Make your pit servicing faster so you can hit the track before your rivals
  • Tune Your Way to Victory: With Team Durango independent active caster inserts, you can easily make the most of your dynamic adjustable Pivot Ball suspension. This provides fast and super-efficient vehicle tuning in minutes.
    • Ultra-consistent Pivot Ball Suspension for easy tuning and reliability on the track
    • Innovative Active Caster Inserts for convenient configuration changes in minutes
    • Wide range of set-up options straight from the kit
    • Precision manufactured composite parts for long-lasting durability
  • Fast in the Pits, Fast on the Track: Fast access to the innovative front and rear Gearbox and Differentials provides hassle-free servicing and fast oil tuning options. Faster maintenance equals more time on the track.
    • Fast-release Gearbox Covers for quick servicing in the pits
    • Lightweight Differential Cross Shafts for super-efficient power transfer
    • High-quality hardware for consistent maintenance and reduced pitting time
  • Fast Access, Easy Service: Your Team Durango race machine is designed to save you time on your pit table, making you faster to prepare for the intense race action. The easily removed aluminum Engine Mounts allow you to service your car faster when under pressure.
    • Remove just four Screws to lift out your Engine
    • Aluminum Engine Mounts for reduced vehicle weight and consistent maintenance
    • Quick access to Pinion and Spur Gear mesh
    • Precision hardware for consistent fitting
    • Faster servicing and Diff oil tuning
    • Easy-access center Diff assembly
  • Built for Maximum Durability: At the heart of your Team Durango race vehicle is a premium-quality 7075 T6 aluminum hard-anodized Chassis. 3mm thick and featuring precision manufactured hardware mounting holes; you will feel the benefit of this strong and durable platform as you hit the track, while also enjoying the ease of smooth and efficient servicing when you are in the pits.
    • Premium-quality aluminum for reduced vehicle weight and consistent hardware fitting
    • Milled Shock Tower profile for reduced weight and increased durability
    • Etched parts for cool styling and quality assurance
  • Fast & Easy Build: Discover the key to fast and stress-free race kit building with our premium pre-assembled parts. Get into the race action faster than ever before. Push your vehicle harder knowing you can trust Team Durango pre-built assembly quality.
    • Trouble-free assembly for reduced kit build time
    • Factory-quality pre-built items reduce opportunity for errors
    • Hit the track faster than your rivals
  • Superior Ride Quality: Even the most demanding track conditions can be easily conquered with super-smooth 16mm aluminum Big Bore Shocks. You will experience faster laps and super-smooth Shock servicing as standard.
    • Precision manufactured Shock Bodies and Vented aluminum Shock Caps for consistent operation in all conditions
    • Increased set-up flexibility with Constant Velocity or Emulsion configurations
    • Anodized Shock Caps for increased durability and cool looks
    • Precision Shock Body threads for smooth ride-height adjustments in seconds
  • Secure Settings, Every Time: Why disturb the precise settings of your Throttle and Brake Linkages when you can enjoy fast and hassle-free servicing of your Nitro vehicle? Team Durango has you covered.
    • Easy-access Linkage adjustments in minutes
    • Secure settings are always available from our isolated static Servo mounting position
  • Advanced Protection, Longer Life: Your ability to finish each race, no matter how demanding the track action gets, is increased immediately. Cleaning and maintenance is made fast and easy with specially designed features to make your racing easier, straight from the kit box.
    • Super-strong Shock Cap Covers help reduce damage when vehicle rolls
    • Rear Mud Guards help keep Drive Shafts operating efficiently in all conditions
    • Rear Mud Scrapers to help keep your wheels spinning freely
    • Easier and faster vehicle cleaning allows you to spend more time focused on tuning
  • Super Easy Tuning: Simple and consistent tuning options help you advance your vehicle performance, saving time in the pits with ultra-flexible set-up configurations as standard.
    • Fast Insert changes provide instant configuration alterations you can feel through the transmitter
    • Equalized geometry alterations make learning new set-ups easier
    • Faster tuning equals more time on the track
    • Easily-shared set-up statistics for faster learning as you get faster
    • Black anodized aluminum Suspension Hangers
  • Ready for Intense Action: Strength and durability will allow you to push harder for the win, knowing your vehicle can take added punishment when you are driving fast. If you can survive the knocks and bangs, you can finish your race.
    • 4mm Rear Steel Hinge pins for increased crash resistance
    • Stay racing for longer than the rivals when the action is demanding
  • Simple Servicing Saves Time: Fast and easy electrical component removal is achieved with the Team Durango removable Radio Tray.
    • Easily removed with just a few Screws
    • Super-durable composite material for superior resistance to the constant vibration of powerful Nitro Engine units and demanding track conditions
    • Precision manufactured anodized aluminum mounting plate for consistent servicing and added security of fitted components
    • On/Off Switch cover to help prevent the ingress of dirt and liquid
  • Aero Options: You can easily gain the tactical race advantage by utilizing fast and easy aero-package tuning. Get faster and learn what it takes to gain superior control, in the air and on the track.
    • Fast and easy aero-tuning for advanced handling changes
    • Adjustable wing position and Gurney Flap settings
    • Change settings with just a few screws
    • Strong and flexible Nylon Rear Wing for increased damage reduction when vehicle rolls over
  • Pre-Trimmed Body: Look good and relish hassle-free fitting of your Body Shell. You will stand out from the crowd and protect your race vehicle with premium-quality materials and advanced arodynamic design.
    • Ultra-tough Polycarbonate for durability and perfect weight balance
    • Advanced aero-design with large side pods for forced cooling airflow
    • Aggressive Cab-forward design for air-dam steering benefits and cool Team Durango looks
    • Pre-trimmed for easy installation, with over-spray film for added protection during custom painting
  • Simple Hardware: Servicing has never been easier. Standardized hardware and precision manufactured mounting holes mean you will save time every race meeting. Turn that saved time into a track advantage by being ready for action quicker.
    • Durable Steel Screws and Nuts for long-lasting, hassle-free operation
    • Standardized Screw head sizes for fast and easy tool selection
    • Precision manufactured threads for consistent servicing
  • Striking Looks, Fast Laps: Stand out from the racing competition and access expertly designed advanced aerodynamics. The supplied super-durable Polycarbonate Body Shell has you covered. Aggressive Cab-Forward design with turbulence control fins, this Body Shell is ready for action.
    • Super-strong Polycarbonate pre-trimmed Body Shell for fast and easy fitting
    • Increased durability under intense racing conditions
    • Striking Body Shell styling for head-turning looks and advanced aerodynamic characteristics
    • Supplied clear with premium vehicle Decal Sheet for one-off hand-painted looks

Length: 524mm (20.6)
Width: 307mm (12.1)
Wheelbase: 325 329mm (12.8 12.9)
Weight: 3.2kg / 7lb 6oz (Depending on Chosen Equipment)

NOTE: Engine, pipe, electronics, wheels, tires and painted body shown in photos are for illustrative purposes only and are not included. 

Needed to Complete:

  • .21 Class Engine
  • Tuned Exhaust System
  • 2-Channel Radio System
  • (2) High Torque Servo
  • Receiver Battery
  • Glow Driver
  • Starting System
  • Nitro Fuel & Fuel Bottle
  • Paint for Polycarbonate Body
  • Tires, Wheels & Glue
  • Charger for Receiver Battery and Starter Box Battery
  • Silicone fluid for shocks and differentials

This product was added to our catalog on April 15, 2015.