1/8 Offroad News

David Ronnefalk & JConcepts end partnership

Source: David Ronnefalk (Facebook)

After three years, David Ronnefalk and JConcepts have announced an end to their partnership. Former partners leave behind a pretty successful campaign with countless wins and titles:

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Meen Vejrak wins at New RC Club race Rd3

See: Power HD

Third round of the New RC Club race was held at the New RC track in Bangkok, Thailand. In the 45-minute Nitro Buggy final it was Meen Vejrak (Mugen) who took the win from Games Mongkolphan in second while Paphon Chanyasak (Mugen) came in third.

RC Cars Cavalieri SRX8 carbon fibre option parts

See: RC Cars Cavalieri

RC Cars Cavalieri have introduced a range of carbon fibre option parts for the Serpent Cobra SRX8. Machined from high-quality carbon fibre, the range consist of front and rear shock towers, an air filter guard as well as 0.5mm an 1.0mm arm inserts.

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Cody King TQs & wins at Grass Roots finale

Source: Cody King (Facebook)

The sixth and final round of the popular Grass Roots Racing Series was held at the Thunder Alley RC Raceway in Beaumont, California. After a year hiatus, Cody King (Kyosho) was back on the track to ride again. C.King was in control, taking the overall TQ and the win from Cole Jenson (HB Racing) in second and Anthony Westergaard (TLR) in third.

Element RC pit mat

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Element RC have introduced their new pit mat. Designed to give your pit area or workstation a clean look, the pit mat is made from black 5mm thick yoga mat material. Measuring 24″ x 48″, it sports the Element RC logo printed in white on the narrow edge.

Keller & Widmaier win at German 1/8 buggy regionals

Source: Micha Widmaier (Facebook)

A round of the German 1/8 buggy regionals was held at the MSC Sand am Main track over the weekend. In the Nitro Buggy, Carsten Keller (Mugen) took the win in the 40-minute final in front of Micha Widmaier (SWORKz) in second and Aaron Münster (Mugen) in third. In theh E-Buggy class it was M.Widmaier who set the overall TQ and win.

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Wataru Takashiro TQs & wins at B-Stage club race

Source: Wataru Takashiro (Facebook)

The B-Stage club race was held at the B-Stage track in the Shiga prefecture, Japan. Newly signed SWORKz driver Wataru Takashiro would sweep the race taking the overall TQ and win in front of the Kyosho duo of Keigo Kimura in second and Manabu Takashiro in third.

Hampus Berg wins at Swedish Nitro Buggy Nats Rd1

See: HB Racing

The first round of the Swedish Nitro Buggy Nationals was held at the Botkyrka MK track near Stockholm this past weekend. In the 45-minute final, Hampus Berg (HB Racing), was able to take the win from Jessica Pålsson (Kyosho) in second while Pontus Larsson (Serpent) came in third.