SuperMaxx Generation 2 WideTrac Suspension VBS Kit (no shock towers)
ALL NEW GENERATION 2 WideTrac™
The new Gen 2 WideTrac™ suspensions are shipping now. We’ve made the kit nearly twice as strong by changing from common 60601-T6 to the stronger and more expensive 7075-T6 aircraft aluminum. We’ve also upgraded the WideTrac™ to include the KnuckleHead Shock towers for the ultimate in adjustability.
|The WideTrac™ Suspension has been designed with the cost conscious Maxxer in mind. It offers you ~18mm (over 11/16″) of additional width per side giving your truck a substantial increase in width for added stability. We’ve even figured out a way to eliminate the bump steer inherent in the Maxx’s suspension design. Add in the tremendous flexibility for shock mounting and other length shocks and you have a terrific suspension system for those of you on a tighter budget.
Gen2 WideTrac kits are made from a solid billet of 7075-T6 Aircraft Aluminum, we’ve done extensive analysis to maintain superior strength and light weight.
|All Kits include:
4 Lower Suspension Arms
4 Upper Suspension Arms
2 Shock Towers
8 Shock Standoffs
4 Body Post Supports
All Necessary Hardware
Easy to follow detailed Instructions
Finish is natural
E-clip type suspension pins are required for the upper arms and are included. Stock screw type may be used for lower arms.
Installation requires Loctite “Blue”
|Shown here is everything in the SuperMaxx WideTrac™ Pro Suspension, which includes Titanium hingepins and Titanium turnbuckles. (Image is of Gen1 kit)
Like all the SuperMaxx Suspensions the WideTrac offers tremendous tunability for different applications
Set up for the track, go off-road racing
Slam it down and take it to the street
Total time to change = 3 minutes.
Note: The EXT suspension has had this capability since day one.
|Q: Will the knuckles from the EXT suspension work with the WideTrac?
A: No, the upper arms on the WideTrac are longer than the EXT’s so the WideTrac can use stock type knuckles.
Q: Can I upgrade to the EXT’s advanced geometry at a later date.
A: Yes, you will need the knuckles and the upper arms from the EXT in order to make this work. The WideTrac shares similar dimensions with the EXT for the lower arms, turnbuckles and towers.
Q: Will the EXT’s CVDS work on the WideTrac?
A: Yes. It’s been designed so they share the same length CVDS.
Q: Are the CVDS required?
A: No, your stock plastic sliders will telescope and work just fine as long as you are not breaking them from too much horsepower. There’s even a few freebie tips to increase the stocker’s strength a little.
Q: Will the WideTrac (or EXT) work with other manufacturer’s chassis kits?
Q: Will the WideTrac (or EXT) work with other manufacturer’s bulkheads?
Q: Will the WideTrac (or EXT) work with the new 2.5 Maxx?