RC Cars & Trucks | RC Planes & RC Helicopter Parts - A Main Hobbies
A Main Hobbies Forums
  Home > RC Cars & Trucks > Off Road Tires & Wheels > 1/8 Scale > Buggy > Wheels My Account  |  Shopping Cart  |  Wish List   
Find Products
Categories
ProTek R/C New Arrivals
RC Airplanes »
Soaring Savings
RC Boats »
RC Cars & Trucks »
  Bodies »
  Electric Motors & ESC's »
  Engine Accessories »
  Engine Parts »
  Engines »
  Kits »
  Off Road Tires & Wheels »
    1/10 Scale »
    1/8 Scale »
      Buggy »
        Accessories
        Foams
        Pre-Mounts
        Tires
        Wheels
      Truck »
    Large Scale »
    Micro & Mini »
    Monster Truck »
    Rock Crawler »
    Short Course »
    Tire Mounting Bands
    Traction Compound
  On Road Tires & Wheels »
  Option Parts »
  Parts »
  Shock & Diff Oil »
RC Helicopters »
RC Motorcycles »
RC Multirotor »
Apparel »
Batteries »
Cameras & Accessories »
Electric Accessories »
Fuel & Accessories »
Glue, Oil & Cleaners »
Hardware & Fasteners »
Magazines, Books & Videos »
Model Rockets »
Model Trains »
Novelty Items
Paint & Supplies »
Plastic Models »
Puzzles
Radios & Accessories »
Simulators »
Slot Cars »
Stickers & Decals
Storage & Transportation »
Tools »
Gift Vouchers
Scratch & Dent
Inventory Reduction
Clearance Items
Specials
Manufacturers Click For More
What's New? Click For More
AKA Racing Deja Vu Wide Short Course Tires (Soft) (2)
AKA Racing Deja Vu Wide Short Course Tires (Soft) (2)
$19.49
Information
Knowledge BaseKnowledge Base
About UsAbout Us
Why Shop With Us?Why Shop With Us?
Customer DiscountsCustomer Discounts
Discussion ForumsDiscussion Forums
EmploymentEmployment
FAQ: Cancelling OrdersFAQ: Cancelling Orders
FAQ: Gift VouchersFAQ: Gift Vouchers
FAQ: Pre Order ProductsFAQ: Pre Order Products
FAQ: Rewards PointsFAQ: Rewards Points
FAQ: Wish ListFAQ: Wish List
Getting Started: CarsGetting Started: Cars
Getting Started: HelisGetting Started: Helis
Getting Started: PlanesGetting Started: Planes
Getting Started: TrucksGetting Started: Trucks
Guide to Car/Buggy KitsGuide to Car/Buggy Kits
How to use our siteHow to use our site
International ShippingInternational Shipping
Partner Web SitesPartner Web Sites
Payments AcceptedPayments Accepted
Privacy NoticePrivacy Notice
Product NoticesProduct Notices
Product ReturnsProduct Returns
ProTek R/C ManualsProTek R/C Manuals
Shipping & ReturnsShipping & Returns
Shipping RestrictionsShipping Restrictions
Store LocationsStore Locations
Terms Of UseTerms Of Use
From The CEO BlogFrom The CEO Blog
Sponsorship RequestsSponsorship Requests
Team BlogTeam Blog
Site MapSite Map
Press ReleasesPress Releases
Contact UsContact Us

AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Off Road Wheels (White) (4)
[AKA24003W]

    Low Price: $17.99
AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Off Road Wheels (White) (4)
Click to enlarge

This item earns up to 18
Customer Rewards Points!


With your purchase, receive at no cost:

In Stock!
Free Shipping Eligible!
(See Details)

Wish List!
Buy Now!
 Tell A Friend about this product

This is a set of four AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Off Road Wheels. From the brains of Mark Pavidis and Gil Losi Jr. comes a complete redesign of the AKA buggy wheel. Now that AKA's closed cell foams have become a part of everyone's product line it became apparent to us that all the current wheels are too soft compared to the now stiffer inserts and the ever increasing G forces of modern 1/8 buggy chassis. The goal was to achieve a stiffer wheel without sacrificing weight or durability, once again raising the bar and changing what you expect from the performance of your 1/8 buggy wheels.

Mark and Gil were able to reach this goal by first changing the face of the wheel from convex to concave. This design change helps the EVO wheel deal with the ever increasing G-loads of a modern 1/8 buggy without distortion of the face of the wheel. Next they were able to kill two birds with one stone by developing an optional internal dish which serves two purposes. The first and most important purpose is to further stiffen the wheel and especially help the inner most bead of the wheel hold it's shape. The second purpose of this dish is to block dirt from being trapped within the inner ribbing of the wheel and throwing the wheel out of balance. These design innovations allowed the wheel to be stiffer without going to stiffer and therefore more brittle plastic or increasing wall thickness which gives up clearance and adds weight at the outer edge of the wheel.

The advantage of the stiffer EVO wheel shows up immediately on rough tracks, high bite tracks, tracks with large jumps and tracks with high speed sections. The EVO wheel is still made from the super durable AKA nylon that current AKA customers are used to. The inner wheel stiffeners are available separately in sets of four in both white and yellow and are removable and transferable from set to set. The EVO wheel can be used without the inner stiffener, but we know once you use the stiffeners, you won't want to go back.

NOTE: AKA EVO wheels do NOT include the internal stiffening dish (AKA34003). These must be purchased separately.

AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Off Road Wheels (White) (4)
Click to enlarge
This product was added to our catalog on Thursday, December 02, 2010.
Reviews   5 of 5 Stars!(1)
Quantity:  Wish List! Buy Now!
You may also like...
AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Wheel Stiffener (White) (4)
AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Wheel Stiffener (White) (4)
Team Associated 83mm 1/8 Buggy Wheels (White) (4)
Team Associated 83mm 1/8 Buggy Wheels (White) (4)
JConcepts Mono 1/8th Buggy Wheel Max-Ups (White) (4)
JConcepts Mono 1/8th Buggy Wheel Max-Ups (White) (4)
Avid "Truss" 83mm 1/8 Buggy Wheel (White) (4)
Avid "Truss" 83mm 1/8 Buggy Wheel (White) (4)
Pro-Line White Velocity V2 1/8 Buggy Rims (4)
Pro-Line White Velocity V2 1/8 Buggy Rims (4)
AKA Racing Impact 1/8 Buggy Tires (Super Soft) (2)
AKA Racing Impact 1/8 Buggy Tires (Super Soft) (2)
AKA Racing Handlebar 1/8 Buggy Tires (Clay) (Pre-Mounted) (White) (2)
AKA Racing Handlebar 1/8 Buggy Tires (Clay) (Pre-Mounted) (White) (2)
Pro-Line Bow-Tie 2.0 X2 1/8 Buggy Tires w/Closed Cell Inserts (2)
Pro-Line Bow-Tie 2.0 X2 1/8 Buggy Tires w/Closed Cell Inserts (2)
DE Racing “Borrego 8” 1/8 Buggy Wheels (Black) (4)
DE Racing “Borrego 8” 1/8 Buggy Wheels (Black) (4)
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Manufacturer Info Click For More
AKA Racing
More Other AKA Racing products
Best Sellers Click For More
01. AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Off Road Wheels (Wh...
02. AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Off Road Wheels (Ye...
03. Pro-Line Yellow Velocity Lightweight 1/8...
04. Pro-Line Black "Split Six" V2 1/8 Buggy ...
05. Avid "Truss" 83mm 1/8 Buggy Wheel (Yello...
06. HPI 42x83mm V7 1/8 Buggy Wheel (Black) (2)
07. Pro-Line White Velocity Lightweight 1/8 ...
08. Pro-Line White Velocity V2 1/8 Buggy Rim...
09. Team Losi Racing "Dome" 1/8 Buggy Dish W...
10. OFNA 17mm "M3" Series 1/8 Buggy Wheels (2)
Specials Click For More
Heli-Max NOVUS Main Rotor Blades (FP)
Heli-Max NOVUS Main Rotor Blades (FP)
$3.99
$3.59
Reviews Click For More
AKA Racing EVO 1/8th Off Road Wheels (White) (4)
Great rims. Realize these are the Evo rims, which allow you ...
5 of 5 Stars!
See A Main Hobbies Reviews at Bizrate.com This site protected by Trustwave's Trusted Commerce program Click to verify BBB accreditation and to see a BBB report.
Copyright © 2014 A Main Hobbies. All Rights Reserved.
All original wording and photographs used on this website are the property of A Main Hobbies, and may not be used without prior written consent.