1/8 E-Buggy News

PowerStar PC-600, PC-900 & PC-1600 HV servos

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PowerStar have introduced three new digital servos, the PC-600, the PC-900 HV and the PC-1600 HV. Specially designed to be use with RTR vehicles, these servos feature a plastic case and a digital cordless motor.

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SWORKz S35-T Speed Rhinocero III body

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SWORKz have introduced the new Speed Rhinocero III body for the S35-T/E and Zeus truggies. The detailed body thanks to its shape make the truggies more easy to drive and offers faster lap times. The Speed Rhinocero III body comes with window masks and stickers.

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T-PRO Raider 1/8 buggy qualifying tyre

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T-PRO have introduced the new Raider qualifying tyre for 1/8 buggy. His tread features T-Bar permutation in the center with well placed different mini size squares to suit many kinds of tracks while offering grip in both rain, wet, or dusty and loose grip track conditions. The lightweight rubber provides more steering, faster response and good acceleration with longer run time.

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HB Racing D/E817 Silencer lightweight bodyshell

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Now available from HB Racing is the Silencer lightweight bodyshell from JConcepts. The Silencer lightweight is a no compromise bodyshell for hardcore racers. It’s 30g lighter than the standard bodyshell for lower CG, quicker acceleration and improved corner speed. Durability will not be as great as the standard thickness version. This clear body has dimples for easy installation on D817 nitro buggy and E817 E-buggy.

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Niblett, Reeves & Sivins win at HNMC Winter Rd2

The second round of the HNMC Winter Series was held in great weather conditions with almost 80 entries. After the qulifying rounds it was Jamie Clancy (Team Associated) who took the TQ in Nitro Buggy, Simon Reeves (HB Racing) in E-Buggy and Neil Sivins (Kyosho) in Truggy. In the Nitro Buggy final it was Callum Niblett (Agama) who took the win from S.Reeves in second and Graham alsop (HB Racing) in third. S.Reeves brough home the win in E-buggy in front of Dominic Powles (Agama) in second while young and talented Erik Lykke (XRAY) came in third. In the Truggy class it was N.Sivins whith the win from Darren Roper (HoBao) and Warabe Tatekoji (Kyosho) in second and third respectively.

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T-Work’s MBX8 Eco bearing & collar set

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T-Work’s have introduced a set of 10 pieces of sealed bearings and bearing collars for the Mugen MBX8 Eco. The set consists high quality bearings that feature a rubber seal to protect against the dust and facilitate maintenance that will increase the overall bearing life. The set comes also with bearing collars to support more load thus improving bearing life span.

Hot Race BigAmazzonia 1/8 Buggy tyres

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Hot Race tyres have introduced the BigAmazzonia tyres for 1/8 nitro buggy and E-buggy. Specifically designed for medium/high grip tracks, the BigAmazzonia features a pattern big inside and smaller outside for improve wear characteristics while having with a good grip. The pattern is similar at the most famous pattern by HotRace, the Amazzonia tyres, but after several test with HotRace drivers, the tyre wear is almost 35-40% less of standard Amazzonia and offers a car much more easy to drive, but with less overall grip. Hot Race recommend to use the BigAmazzonia tyres in medium-high grip conditions. The tyre comes as pair and it is available in Super Soft, Soft, Medium and Hard compounds.

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PowerStar RS472EZ Sanwa FHSS compatible mini-receiver

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PowerStar have introduced the new Sanwa FHSS compatible RS472EZ mini-receiver. Its compact size makes it ideal for using in mini applications or where space is at a premium. The receiver features a hidden antenna and is suitable for Sanwa’s range of transmitters.

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