Team Associated RC8B3.1 wing splitters

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Available through Team Associated’s Shapeways 3-D-printing store are two wing splitters for the RC8B3.1. Made in low and tall versions, the wing splitters are compatible with Team Associated 1/8 wings and require 2 x 3x14mm FHCS screws (2mm longer than stock).

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RC Pro Fuels Lutz Blend 30% RC Race Gas

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RC Pro Fuels have introduced the Lutz Blend 30% RC Race Gas. Developed in partnership with VP racing fuels and blended to Ryan Lutz exacting specifications, Lutz Blend is an RC Pro proprietary blend designed to find the perfect balance between performance, component life and run time. Extensive testing by Ryan in both race and practice environments has proven that RC Pro Race gas’ unique blend of the highest quality methanol, caster oil and synthetic oil available in racing today satisfies the demanding requirements of Ryan, and of course, is only available in Pink.

Mugen MBX8 Worlds Edition nitro buggy kit

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Mugen Seiki have introduced the new MBX8 Worlds Edition nitro buggy kit. The MBX8 Worlds Edition includes many option parts used by Mugen Seiki drivers at the 2018 IFMAR World Championship including:

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Team Associated unveils B74 4WD buggy prototype

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Team Associated have released some photos of the forthcoming B74 1/10 4WD buggy. Once again, AE engineers have used SLA-printed material to create a prototype. The translucent material is useful in examining pre-production parts to visualize the design and make some refinements before production.

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REDS Racing 721 Scuderia nitro engine

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REDS Racing have introduced a new generation nitro off-road engines called S Line. The first engine of the S Line is a 7 ports 3.5cc off-road engine called REDS Racing 721 S Scuderia.

  • Why a new line of buggy engines?

REDS is always striving to innovate. This means investment into new core technologies. Drawing from the rich experience gained through competing on the world’s best RC tracks with the best drivers in the world, their goal is to deliver quality products that are built with passion. The new S line does this.

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Jeremy Pittet to attend HB Race Days in France

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HB Racing have announced that HB Team Driver Jeremy Pittet will attend the upcoming HB Race Days on April 5 through 7, 2019 at the famous ARCF42 Off-Road track near Lyon, France. This fun weekend race is exclusively for HB Racing cars. There will be classes for HB 1/8 Nitro Buggies & 1/8 EP Buggies. Spec tyres (HB Racing Megabite, Compound Yellow) will be included in the entry. Friday is free practice and the racing is on Saturday & Sunday. See www.hbracing.com for more information on the race. Jeremy says of the upcoming inaugural HB Race Days event:

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Pro-Line introduce more body paints

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Pro-Line Racing have added to their line of body paints 12 new colors. The spray paint is specially formulated to help you achieve the same jaw dropping results as Pro-Line’s painters. Developed by R/C body painters for painters, this water-based airbrush paint is ultra-flexible, extremely durable and easy to use.

SRT sign Zachary Rogers

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SRT have announced the signing of US driver Zachary Rogers to their factory team. As a top RC driver in USA for years, Z.Rogers has already won countless trophies and honors. 13.5 Champion at the Hot Rod Shootout, Champion winner of 13.5 Reedy Truck Race, Multi-time JBRL 2wd, 4wd, Truck Champion, Vice Champion in both Open E-buggy and Nitro Buggy at The Dirt Nitro Challenge, along with many regional race victories. In addition, Zachary is Kyosho America team manager, who shows his great passion in RC activities and offers professional help to many RC fans. Zachary is using SRT BH9032, BH9022, BH8015 HV brushless servos in his cars. He said, “I love them, not only they are coolest and best looking on the market, they also work great and SRT have the best quality products in the field of RC servos.”