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Nemo Racing A319 NSK metal shield bearing set

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Nemo Racing have introduced a new set of NSK metal shield bearings for the Agama A319. The Japanese-made metal-shielded bearings provide a durable, smoother and more efficient drive train. The set includes 30 bearings.

Border Wars Series Rd6 report

Source: Border Wars R/C Racing Series (Facebook)

The sixth round of the Border Wars Series was held at the A-Main Speedway CS in Peyton, Colorado. The event was held in several off-road classes and in the Nitro Buggy class it was Kyle Troudt (Tekno RC) who set the TQ and took the win from Bret Pousson in second and Scotty Brewer in third.

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REDS 721 S Scuderia Anniversario edition engine coming soon

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REDS Racing have released a teaser image of the forthcoming 721 S Scuderia ‘Anniversario’ edition nitro engine. No information about the new limited edition engine have leaked in the wake but detailed images and information about the power plant should become available very soon.

Carsten Keller doubles at 2019 MesseCup

Source: Spielzeugautorennfahrer (Facebook)

The 2019 MesseCup was held at the Modell Hobby Spiel fair in Leipzig, Germany. In the Nitro Buggy class it was Carsten Keller (Mugen Seiki/LRP/Pro-Line Racing) with the win from Aaron Rönick (Mugen Seiki/Ultimate Racing/Pro-Line Racing) in 2nd and Philipp Lütgert (Kyosho/AKA) in 3rd.

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T-Work’s 20mm droop gauge set

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T-Work’s have introduced a set of two new 20mm droop gauges. The gauges are machined from high-quality aluminium and come black anodised with laser-etched markings. Magnets are integrated into each gauge in order to bundle the tools, making them easy to store and to transport.

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6MIK Optima 1/8th buggy tyres smart bag

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6MIK have introduced the new Optima tyres smart bag for Nitro Buggy and E-buggy. The re-usable smart bag is provided with a reliable closing zip and it allows to easily store four tyres. Available in set of 10-piece, it is ideal to have your OGIO bag well prepared and your workshop stored.

T-Work’s car & shock stand

Source: T-Work’s Products

T-Work’s have introduced a new car and shock stand for 1/10th and 1/8th vehicles. The car stand is 150mm in length and comes with eight machined holes to hold the shock absorbers during refilling. Machined T-Works logos on the sides lower the overall weight for more convenient carrying while two foam strips prevent the chassis to slip and scratch.

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Drake, Westergaard & Saxton win at JBRL Nitro Series Rd7

Source: JBRL “Jimmy Babcock Racing League” (Facebook)

The seventh round of the JBRL Nitro Off-Road Series was held at the at Pro-Line Raceway in Banning, California, attracting more than 160 drivers. In the Open Truggy class it was Adam Drake (Mugen Seiki/O.S.Engines/Pro-Line Racing) with the win from Anthony Westergaard (TLR/O.S.Engines/Pro-Line Racing) in 2nd and Stephen Bess (Kyosho/Maxima Engines) in 3rd.

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