XRAY releases XB4’17 4wd buggy kit

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XRAY have introduced the all-new XB4’17 kit. Bruno Coelho made a stunning debut at the World Championship in Japan with his XRAY XB4, setting the TQ and winning the World Championship title!

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The XB4 is typical XRAY: ultimate professional, high-competition RC car for the most demanding racers, developed with attention to the finest detail, and backed by premium service & support…a luxury masterpiece.

  • Functionality
  • Highest quality
  • Highest performance
  • Easy to service
  • Easy to set-up
  • Long wearing
  • Strength and durability
  • Ingenuity
  • Smart design
  • Premium materials

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JConcepts TLR 8ight 4.0 S2 body

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JConcepts have introduced the S2 body for the TLR 8ight 4.0. For the Worlds JConcepts has turn the page on some design aspects and stylize the TLR 8ight 4.0 with a completely new design. The S2 design, originally made popular for the 1/10th off-road crowd, had a lot of influence over this design. In a chat with chief drivers Ryan Maifield and Reno Savoya, the S2 was suddenly born and quickly prepared and debuted in front of a world-wide audience.

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ProTek R/C silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries

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ProTek R/C have introduced their new silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries. The silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries promise to give racers more of everything: lower internal resistance, improved efficiency with lower temperatures, better run time, double the charge cycles and increased voltage—dare we say faster lap times too!

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RDRP Xray 1/10 titanium shock mount

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Revolution Design Racing Products have introduced the Xray Titanium Shock Mount Set for Xray’s 1/10th scale off-road vehicles such as the XB2, XB4 and XT2. The 1-piece mounts are a direct replacement for the kit’s standard steel parts and they greatly reduce the overall weight thanks to the lightweight titanium material. With the lower weight in one of the highest areas of the vehicles the parts also improve the handling especially in high-bite conditions.

HB Racing Team need you!

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HB Racing is looking for dedicated, hard working racers that want to take their race program to the next level. Multiple levels of sponsorship mean there’s a variety of spots open on the HB Racing team… from club racers to World Champions. And there’s a clear path to the top, with the right skills and dedication you can make it happen. If you’re interested in joining the HB Racing Team please send your race resume with results from the past 2 years to your nearest HB Racing Team Manager.

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Serpent 1/10 Pro shocks set

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Serpent have introduced the optional Pro shocks set for the Spyder range of buggies. The Pro shocks set includes hardcoated shock bodies and shockcaps (emulsion/membrame), machined pistons 2-hole 1.3, machined spacers, travel-limiters, pre-oiled x-rings and  Tin coated shockshafts. The Pro shocks are more smoother and more durable then the stock shocks. Available for the front and the rear end in sets of two.

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Lutz & Ogden win 2016 Fall Brawl

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Almost 600 entries attended the 15th Annual Fall Brawl at the Badlands RC Supercross track in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina last weekend. Mugen driver Cole Ogden was able to TQ both Buggy and Truggy in qualifying. In Truggy, Cole led from tone to tone and took the overall win. In Buggy, Cole had an early lead in the first 6 minutes then he had some issues which caused him to drop back to 4th. With rain approaching, all Mains were shortened and Ryan Lutz took the win followed by Noah Dickerson in second and Griffin Hanna in third.

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JConcepts B6 laydown gear shield

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The B6 Laydown transmission gear shield, designed by JConcepts is now available exclusively through Shapeways. The 3D printed part slides directly on the Team Associated transmission case and aligns with the stock geometry. The motor plate installs just over the gear shield and is positioned as normal. The gear shield is protection for the spur gear itself but also protects the low-profile body designs such as the stock Team Associated body and JConcepts S2 body.