1/10 Offroad News

Twister RC D2 charger metallochrome wave wraps

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Twister RC have introduced new metallochrome wave wraps for the ISDT D2 charger. The metallochrome wraps, associeted with nice patterns and matching colors will allow you to customize your D2 charger to stand out in your pit area. Available in three designs, the metallochrome wraps match to Twister RC stickers available for starter box and radio.

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Dash Ai V2 LCD program card

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Dash have introduced the V2 version of their programming card for the Ai brushless speed controllers. The device uses an upgraded hardware and software to makes ESC programming easy and quick without the need for a PC.

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Kyosho Ultima RB7SS 2WD stock racing buggy kit

See: Kyosho Europe

Kyosho have introduced the new Ultima RB7SS 2WD stock racing buggy kit. The stock motor class has ignited excitement in 1/10 electric buggy racing around the world. As the most dominant machine in this class, the Ultima RB7 has been specially tuned for 17.5T motors. The change to aluminum shafts delivers efficient transfer of motor power to the road surface while eliminating the slipper clutch. In addition, the overall weight of the machine has been reduced, including a lightweight body. With roll characteristics revised for stock motor drive lines, this SS (Stock Special) machine is designed to take the action of stock motor class racing up to the next level.

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Reedy extension wires for servos & speed controls

See: Team Associated

Team Associated have added to the Reedy range new wires for servos and speed controls. The extension wires are designed to connect servo and speed control too far apart or to make it easier to route your wiring where you want it. The extension wires are available in three sizes including lengths of 100mm (3.93″), 150mm (5.90″), and 200mm (7.87″).

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BRCA Juniors & Veterans Championship report

See: Schumacher Racing

The annual BRCA Juniors and veterans championship took place at a sunny but challenging Telford astroturf track. This is a great opportunity for the older and younger drivers to shine, and after some great racing it was Tommy Hall who took the win in both 2WD and 4WD in the Under 16 class while Charlie Saunders brought home the win in 2WD and 4WD in the Under 13 class. Phil Sleigh took the win in 4WD Veteran over 40, Nathan Ralls grabbed the win in 2WD Veteran over 40 and the win in the Veteran over 50 in 2WD and 4WD classes went to Tony Evdoka.

Bidovsky & Götzl win at Czech 1/10 buggy Nats Rd3

See: XRAY

The third round of Czech 1/10 buggy Nationals was held at the Velke Opatovice astro track over the weekend. Max Götzl (XRAY/Hobbywing/EZpower) took the overall TQ in both the 4WD and Stadium Truck classes while Marek Schiller set the TQ in 2WD. In the 2WD class, M.Götzl was able to make a flawles run and take the win in A1 followed by Ales Bidovsky (Team Associated/LRP) and M.Schiller (Team Associated/LRP). A.Bidovsky grabbed the A2 win, taking advantage of some mistakes from M.Götzl who settled in second. In A3, M.Götzl was fighting with A.Bidovsky for Götzl while M.Schiller rounded out the top 3.

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Leadfinger B74 A2 Tactic body

See: Leadfinger Racing

Leadfinger Racing have introduced the new A2 Tactic body for the Team Associated B74. The new A2 Tactic body for the Team Associated B74 not only adds a sleek new look to your ride, but is designed specifically by LFR while keeping the traditional racer in mind. First off, the windshield has been laid down for less rake and the cab pushed back to give the buggy more low profile styling. The combo gives the B74 a super slick and fast look that maintains a lower center of gravity through out the entire car.

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6MIK launch 6MIK Racing application

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6MIK have launched their new application called 6MIK Racing. This App allows 6MIK users to check the news of the French company but also use tools to facilitate and improve their experience with 6MIK products. The App offers the “Tyres choice tool” that provides useful informations about all 6MIK tires range by giving information such as temperature, the race duration, and track surface, advice sheets with useful technical informations with tire charts, tyres’ gluing tips, fuel tank calculation chart, tips for HB Racing stuff, set up sheets from 6MIK Team drivers and also store the main set up of your cars. The 6MIK Racing application allows to find the correspondence between CPS / WT silicone oils, the best oil grade adjustment, and calculate fuel consumption. Last but not the least, the App is provided with a race chronometer that allows to independently time 2 drivers, with all laps, best lap, overall time, re-fuel management, and even to record of the history. The 6MIK Racing is available on both iOS and Android devices.