1/10 Offroad News

ProTek R/C silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries

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ProTek R/C have introduced their new silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries. The silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries promise to give racers more of everything: lower internal resistance, improved efficiency with lower temperatures, better run time, double the charge cycles and increased voltage—dare we say faster lap times too!

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RDRP Xray 1/10 titanium shock mount

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Revolution Design Racing Products have introduced the Xray Titanium Shock Mount Set for Xray’s 1/10th scale off-road vehicles such as the XB2, XB4 and XT2. The 1-piece mounts are a direct replacement for the kit’s standard steel parts and they greatly reduce the overall weight thanks to the lightweight titanium material. With the lower weight in one of the highest areas of the vehicles the parts also improve the handling especially in high-bite conditions.

XRAY releases XB4’17 4wd buggy kit

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XRAY have introduced the all-new XB4’17 kit. Bruno Coelho made a stunning debut at the World Championship in Japan with his XRAY XB4, setting the TQ and winning the World Championship title!

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The XB4 is typical XRAY: ultimate professional, high-competition RC car for the most demanding racers, developed with attention to the finest detail, and backed by premium service & support…a luxury masterpiece.

  • Functionality
  • Highest quality
  • Highest performance
  • Easy to service
  • Easy to set-up
  • Long wearing
  • Strength and durability
  • Ingenuity
  • Smart design
  • Premium materials

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HB Racing Team need you!

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HB Racing is looking for dedicated, hard working racers that want to take their race program to the next level. Multiple levels of sponsorship mean there’s a variety of spots open on the HB Racing team… from club racers to World Champions. And there’s a clear path to the top, with the right skills and dedication you can make it happen. If you’re interested in joining the HB Racing Team please send your race resume with results from the past 2 years to your nearest HB Racing Team Manager.

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Serpent 1/10 Pro shocks set

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Serpent have introduced the optional Pro shocks set for the Spyder range of buggies. The Pro shocks set includes hardcoated shock bodies and shockcaps (emulsion/membrame), machined pistons 2-hole 1.3, machined spacers, travel-limiters, pre-oiled x-rings and  Tin coated shockshafts. The Pro shocks are more smoother and more durable then the stock shocks. Available for the front and the rear end in sets of two.

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JConcepts B6 laydown gear shield

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The B6 Laydown transmission gear shield, designed by JConcepts is now available exclusively through Shapeways. The 3D printed part slides directly on the Team Associated transmission case and aligns with the stock geometry. The motor plate installs just over the gear shield and is positioned as normal. The gear shield is protection for the spur gear itself but also protects the low-profile body designs such as the stock Team Associated body and JConcepts S2 body.

Caldwell & Dean win Archway Classic

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The Archway Classic was held in St. Louis, Missouri at the Smac Trac Indoor RC. In 4wd Modified Buggy it would be Xray’s Dillon Caldwell taking the TQ in qualifying by winning all three rounds. Every round was very close racing and Caldwell TQed by only a couple of seconds. The A-Main was very tight racing as well. Right off the start, the top three broke away all battling for the top spot. 2 minutes into the race the Jonathan Burkhalter 2nd and Brad Dean 3nd spot got together and Caldwell broke away and took the win. In 2wd Modified Buggy Brad Dean took the win in front of Matt Gosch and Chris Baumgartner, second and third respectively.

Martin Bayer doubles at Raybeck Cup

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The Raybeck Cup took place last weekend in Raybeck Arena in Letovice. In 2WD Martin Bayer took the overall TQ and in the finals Bayer won the two first A-mains and took the overall win in front of Kája Novotný and Aleš Bidovský. In 4WD, four drivers were fighting for TQ but the overall TQ was again for Bayer. In the A-main finals Bayer was again the fastest and won the race. Novotný and Bidovský finished once again in second and third. In Truck Modified  Milan Novák took the overall TQ but in finals because of Novák’s mistakes Jirka Rybák won all three legs and took the overall win.

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