New engines are born in France

RC Concept

We have received word of an all-new engine getting set to launch out of France in the coming days. The company, known as ‘RC Concept’, is preparing to unveil their lineup of competition nitro engines. As you can see, they have provided us with nothing more than a blurry teaser of what to expect. Little is known about the RC Concept company or its engines at this time, but from the looks of things nitro engines aren’t the only new item in the works.

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Stay tuned as more is uncovered within the coming weeks as RC Concept reveals their creations.


HUDY winter weather team jacket

HUDY Jacket

HUDY has released their newest authentic team winter jacket. This water resistant jacket is perfect for any autumn and winter weather conditions, and will keep you warm during outdoor races. Features an articulated detachable hood, full-length inner storm flap, internal audio player pockets, laser-cut adjustable cuff tabs, and an adjustable drawcord at the hem.

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XRAY overhauls the XB8 for 2015

xb8 15 coming soon

XRAY has announced today that the latest vehicle to receive the 2015 treatment is the XB8 1/8 nitro buggy. No official details have been revealed at this time, but are said to be released soon…stay tuned!

SWORKz lets the Falcon II body fly

SWORKz Falcon II

SWORKz has introduced the all-new Falcon II body. This new body is set to be included in the new S350 EVO II buggy kit, but is also sold separately. The new body features a combination of features seen around the industry including a JConcepts ‘Silencer’ style roof, and Kyosho MP9 rear end scoop. The Falcon II is sold clear and will fit all S350 buggy platforms.

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$2400 purse at ‘Run for the Riches’


The Radio Operated Car Club of Knoxville, ROCCK Racing is proud to announce the 2014 “Run for the Riches PART DEUX” race which will take place in Knoxville, Tennessee on the 6th of December. The guaranteed purse has been jumped up to $2400, paying out to 6 classes including 1/10th scale classes. Last year they drew top Mugen driver Barry Pettit, Losi’s Chandler Elliott, Shay Brand, and other great regional competitors. Their covered facility at Chilhowee Park in east Knoxville allows them guaranteed racing rain or shine so be sure to check out their RC Sign Up page for additional information.

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REDS releases new winter hoodie


REDS Racing has released their  latest hoodie which features their newest logo. This comfortable grey hoodie is designed to keep you warm this winter, features two outer pockets, and is available in sizes Small to XXL.

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Ty Tessman tops RC Tracks opener


This past weekend hosted the grand opening event for the luxurious RC Tracks Las Vegas facility. The event gathered some of the world’s best drivers, and provided racers with a world class facility, track, and racing action. The first official race win at RC Tracks Las Vegas belongs to Hot Bodies Ty Tessmann. Tessmann powered his way to victory ahead of fellow teammate Reno Savoya in second. Serpent’s Mike Truhe rounded out the podium with a strong third place finish. An impressive for not only the drivers, but the facility as well!

Fresh ‘Factory Team’ B44.3 options

B44 Factory Team option

Team Associated has launched several new Factory Team parts for the new B44.3 buggy. These new parts include carbon fiber shorty battery strap, aluminum center diff cap, and blue aluminum 12mm front hex conversion. The battery strap is lightweight bling, the diff cap improves heat dissipation of the center diff, and the new hexes are designed to fit the new 61mm 4wd front wheels.

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James Racing rubber hits the USA

James Racing Tires USA

James Racing Tires invades America as the first shipment of tires have arrived at James Racing USA. This popular brand of tires has caused quite the stir in the Asian market with many race wins on offroad tracks all across Asia. The James line-up includes 7 different 1/8th scale buggy tread patterns and a growing line of 1/10th scale buggy tires, as well as ultra light weight wheels and inserts. The tires are available in medium, clay, soft, and super soft compounds. All tires come packaged in a resealable bag to ensure freshness.

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LFR’s new TLR E-Buggy ‘Assassin’

TLR Assassin Body LFR

After it’s successful debut by LFR team drivers Cole Ogden and Patrick Rossiter at the Georgia Indoor Championship, the new Assassin body for the TLR 8IGHT-E Buggy has now been unleashed! Racers have been playing with the idea of a battery forward conversion on the popular TLR 3.0 ebuggy for sometime. After racers having success with “do it your self conversions”, Leadfinger offers their new body option that can be ran either with the current stock set up or for racers that are currently running their battery forward.

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