17 February 2017 13:28 by Chris
See: Team Azarashi
Team Azarashi have introduced the Magna, a new-generation 1/10 rear wing most suitable for high speed tracks requiring higher turning performance. The Magna wing gives higher handling response thanks to an unique round form, which enables to mount the wing nearer position to the axle than existing wings and an unique rib designs, which controls the wing distortions while the vehicle is moving. The Magna wing also enables the toughness by the best material choice and the optimization of the detail designs.
17 February 2017 10:58 by Chris
An interesting video to see how a nitro engine works thanks to the use of clear plexiglass allowing the glimpse of the combustion.
17 February 2017 09:37 by Chris
LRP have introduced their new ZR.28 SPEC.4 pullstart engine for 1/8 buggy and truggy. Compared to his predecessor, the LRP ZR.28 Spec.4 pullstart has been significantly improved in the carburettor adjustment as well as in the cooling of the cylinder head. The Heavy-Duty CoolDownMax cylinder head that has already successfully been introduced with its bigger brother, now also serves in the ZR.30.
17 February 2017 08:13 by Chris
This past weekend was held the second round of the JC Super Cup Series at the Lake Park R/C track in Lutz, Florida. The large, open, 1/10 track was extremely slick from practice day, and it continued into the mains. The track featured small jumps and an easier, less technical layout.
In Mod Stadium Truck XRAY’s Landen Lewis took the win from Jader Lopez in second and JR Mitch in third.
16 February 2017 16:39 by Chris
XRAY have announced that they will support all XRAY customers attending the 2017 The DIRT race from 22nd till 26th February 2017 at Fear Farm RC Raceway in Phoenix, US.
XRAY off-road manager Gord Tessmann will be there to provide service. Team support will be provided by Ty Tessmann, Martin Bayer and XRAY chief designer Juraj Hudy. If you need any help do not hesitate and to contact anyone from the XRAY team or just stop by for a chat.
16 February 2017 13:32 by Chris
This past weekend was held a club race at the Indoor RC Oeste track in Torres Vedras, Portugal. For his first race with his new XRAY buggies, Pedro Gomes was able to win 3 out of the 4 qualifying rounds meaning the overall TQ. In the finals Pedro will continues its momentum and won the 3 finals in front of Rodolfo Maia in second and Filipe Miranda in third. In 4WD Pedro was on pace but he had a few problems on the first 2 qualifying rounds. In the final Fabio Ramos took the win in front of Hugo Miguel in second and Pedro in third.
16 February 2017 13:01 by Chris
See: Rc Concept
French company RC Concept have announced the signing of top Spanish driver Dani Bernabe to their Factory team for 2017. Dani will use the RC Concept nitro engines, the future SC8R, the EC8 motors and the Omega batteries. Semi finalist at the 2016 Euro A and the Neo Race, Dani has chosen the RC Concept products to continue his progression. Dani is also attending many Spanish events, like the Spanish Nationals and the regional Murcia race where he is the current champion.
“We are really happy to have Dani on-board and we are looking for a great 2017 year !!”
16 February 2017 12:46 by Chris
The WMW-Fehring club based in Austria, which has hosted 1/6th, 1/8th and 1/10th Euros, have announced the second 24h race since 2008. The 24h race will take place at the WMW-Fehring track from the 9th to 10th of September. The rules are simple: only one car per team (team consists of 1-6 drivers) and the team with the most laps at the end of the 24 hours wins. This race offers a good opportunity for manufacturers to show the durability, speed and maintenance friendliness of their cars/engines/products. You can find information about the registration and rules here and here.