Figueiredo & Monteiro confirmed at the Buggy Summer Cup

See: Hot Race Tyres

Hot Race Tyres have announced that Portuguese frontrunners João Figueiredo and Ricardo Monteiro will attend the first edition of the Buggy Summer Cup 2k18 by HotRace. The event will count for top25 ranking and 8 drivers of top 25 will race at the Pista off road Gli Archi near from Naples. Drivers in the Invitational class will be ranked in the Top 25/50 drivers and based on the final ranking of the Italian national championship. There are still 3 places available in Nitro Class and 2 in Brushless class. Hurry and secure your place!

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T-Work’s MP9 TKI3/4 wire switch

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T-Work’s have introduced a connector style switch for the Kyosho Inferno MP9 TKI3 and TKI4. The ‘switch’ is made up of two 4mm jacks fixed on a carbon fibre plate. This system allows to eliminate the using of a standard switch, just need to connect with a jumper wire.

Yokomo YZ-2T 2WD Racing Truck kit

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Yokomo have introduced the new YZ-2T 2WD Stadium Truck kit. Based on the design of the current World Champion YZ-2 platform, the YZ-2T comes with a longer hi-grade aluminum chassis adding stability, along with a wider stance designed specially for the racing truck class. The YZ-2T features longer front and rear shocks for increased jumping, landing, and handling characteristics, along with wider shock mounting locations designed and tested specifically for the YZ-2T. Yokomo have developped new graphite steering Ackerman plate was designed specially for the YZ-2T’s longer front suspension arms. New battery hold down system makes it very easy to replace batteries, while also allowing the battery to be moved forward or backward in a 40mm range. The YZ-2T features also a new electronic mounting tray to provide strength and securing the ESC and receiver, as well as easily being removed for cleaning or maintenance.

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SWORKz S14-3 4WD buggy coming soon

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SWORKz have released a teaser of their forthcoming 1/10 4WD buggy, the S14-3. No further information have been given so far but you can expect full details including images to surface very soon.

Ryan Maifield wins at The Dual race

See: REDS Racing

The Dual race was held at Thunder Alley RC Raceway and the Pro-Line track in California. In the Expert Nitro Buggy class it was Ryan Maifield (Mugen) who took the win from Ryan Cavalieri in second while Spencer Rivkin came in third.

Schumacher releases new ‘Arrows’ clothing

See: Schumacher Racing

Schumacher have introduced a range of ‘Arrows’ clothing in the form of T-Shirt, Polo Shirt, Hoody, Zipped Hoody and caps. All new clothing are made from high-quality fabrics and sport the Schumacher logo in front as well as the new ‘arrows’ logo in back. The new ‘Arrows’ caps sport a trendy look with the carefully selected cap colours and embossed traditional “arrows” logo. The new T-shirt is available in a larger range of size while the traditional Polo shirt, the traditional Hoody and zipped hoody are available in Small to XXL sizes. The heather Flatbill cap is only available in one size while the Flexfit cap is available in S/M and Large/Xtra Large.

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SWORKz pit bag II

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SWORKz have introduced their popular pit bag now in version 2. The pit bag II sports the new SWORKz design and keeps all the previous features. Starter box, fuel gun and your RC tools can fit into the the pit bag ll and it can be folded to facilitate transportation and take up less space.

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RC Concept pre-oiled air filter foams

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French company RC Concept have introduced new pre-oiled air filter foams. The filter is made with best quality foam with matching oil, in order to give your engine more power and providing more durability. Each foam has been carefully oiled and weighted in order to be sure to have the exact same tuning every single race. They come in packs of six and fit to TLR/Losi and HB Racing air filters.