Baruffolo & Zalewski win at 2020 XRS Poland Race Camp


The 2020 XRS Poland Race Camp was held at the Latina RC Racing track in Wolsztyn. The event had a great turnout and among the many racers in attendance were two international drivers, Marco Baruffolo (XRAY/FX Engines/Energy Fuel/Hot Race) and the 1/10th Off-road specialist Michal Orlowski (Schumacher/LRP). M.Baruffolo shared his knowledge during the clinic, thus helping all participants to progress. In the Nitro Buggy final, M.Baruffolo brought home the win from M.Orlowski in second and Bartek Zalewski (XRAY/Hobbywing) in third.

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6MIK 2020 flat bill hat & chrome sticker sheet

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French company 6MIK have introduced the new 2020 flat bill hat and chrome sticker sheet. The flat bill hat is made of 35% cotton and 65% polyester materials and comes in black color with a white and pink 6MIK logo on the front. The one-size-fits-all hat is size adjustable and its bill can be rounded if desired.

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Ricardo Monteiro wins at 2020 Noturna MotoGalos race

The 2020 Noturna MotoGalos race was held at the Quinta das Tulipas track in Barcelos, Portugal over the weekend. Ricardo Monteiro (Mugen Seiki/Ultimate Engines/Procircuit) took the win from João Figueiredo (Kyosho/Ielasi Tuned/Energy Fuel/Pro-Line Racing) in second and Gonçalo Melo (TLR/O.S Engines) in third.

Thanks to Andre Duarte for the report.

T-Work’s RC8B3.2 carbon fiber receiver box plate

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T-Work’s have introduced a new carbon fiber receiver box plate for the Team Associated RC8B3.2. Machined from high-quality carbon fiber, the receiver box plate features a location for the power switch.

2020 Mugen Seiki Challenge announcement

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LCRC Raceway have announced all the details for the 2020 Mugen Seiki Challenge that will be held from 21st to 23rd August in Oakland Mills, Pennsylvania.

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RCGP docuseries – DRIVEN: EP1

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A behind the scenes look at an ambitious new professional RC race series holding its debut event in Manila. Whilst the racing provides some epic battles – the organizers also face their own struggles and with several high profile fallouts off track and online, the future of RCGP hangs in the balance…

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IGT8 B8 2021 Nitro Buggy kit

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IGT8 have introduced the new B8 2021 1/8th Nitro Buggy kit. The chassis is machined from high-quality aluminium and comes hard coated for wear. It sports machined pockets to lower the weight and to optimise the flex of the chassis while the front and rear chassis can handle brass weights available as option to change weight distribution. Adhesive gaskets seal the bulkhead with the chassis to avoid dust inside and ensure as smoother operation of the drivetrain. The front and rear shock towers are machined from 7075 aluminium and come black anodized with machined silver edge details. The rear shock tower features a low and high mounting positions for the one-piece wing mount. The caster blocks allow to change the caster angle just by swapping machined Delrin inserts. The practical range of the caster is from 6 to 22 degrees. The aluminium rear hubs are also machined from 7075 aluminium and come red anodized. Carbon fiber plates bolt on them offer 8 camber link adjustment mounts. The rear hubs features 3 holes in order to change the roll center setting. The B8 2021 1/8th Nitro Buggy kit comes in a stylish carrying bag with embroidered logos to carry spare parts.

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Nitro Stamped race report by Jeremy Litke

The nitro stamped race was held over the weekend in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. E-buggy ran extremely well in qualifying. There were some really good battles in qualifying but I was able to TQ 2 of the 3 rounds and take the overall. Mains I started first on the grid and had an army of people trying to hunt me down. A1 was really good. I was able to pull a 10 second lead and take A1 win. A2 was also good but made a couple mistakes and ended up finishing 2nd. A3 was really good. I knew I had to win it to take the overall, i was able to pull a really big lead and all most was able to lap the field to take A3 win and the overall win.

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