Answer RC News

Answer RC D8 series carbon arm stiffeners

See: Answer RC

Answer RC have introduced new carbon arm stiffeners for the HB Racing D8 series including D812, D815 and D817. These UK made items vary in several ways to the standard HB parts and other Answer’s brand parts in so far as they do not use countersunk holes for the securing screws giving a two fold benefit:

Continue reading here

Answer RC “Zero Flex” pit boards

See: Answer RC

Answer RC have introduced the new “Zero Flex” pit boards. Precision-made in the UK, they offer great quality and strength and come with a grey upper and lower surface as well as Answer-RC’s signature red colour on the edge strips. The boards are available in three sizes to suit from 1/10 to 1/8 vehicles.

Another photo here

XTR announces new UK distributor

See: XTR Racing S.L

Spanish company XTR Racing have announced that Answer-RC will be their new distributor for UK. Answer-RC will be stocking the full range of XTR oils including XTR Ronnefalk Edition silicone oils. Products are already available.

Answer RC 1/8 polycarbonate wing

See: Answer RC

Answer RC have introduced their new polycarbonate wing for 1/8 buggy and truggy. Manufactured from high quality 1.0mm thick polycarbonate, the wing is lightweight and strength. The wing is untrimmed and must be cut before use. The polycarbonate wing comes with plastic moulded gurney flap, mounting hardware and centre dam section.

More photos here

Graham Alsop sweeps Nitro X Cross Rd7

See: Answer RC

This past weekend was held the seventh rounds of the Nitro X Cross Series at the JC raceway. Some rain over night leaving the track in perfect condition for qualifying where HB Racing’s Graham Alsop took the overall TQ. Just before the start of the 25 minute final, some rain began to fall. For most of the race there was very little in it between 1st and 2nd until “Sloppy” turned on the magic and stretched out a 16 second lead to take the win in front of Nemo’s Joni Skidmore in second and TLR driver Simon Willetts in third.

Answer RC D817 carbon fibre & aluminium option parts

See: Answer RC

Answer RC have introduced a new range of option parts for the HB Racing D812, D815, D817 and E817. The aluminium parts are machined CNC from high quality aluminium and orange anodised. The range consist of centre diff mount set, a front upper steering brace, a rear chassis stiffener mount and shock spring retainers. All these parts are more durable and strong than the stock parts.

 

Continue reading here

New Answer RC Air Filter Foams

New Answer RC Air Filter FoamsAnswer RC have re-launched their popular air filter series and expanded it to cover more 1/8th buggies than previously. After much searching they have managed to get these produced in the UK using some of the very best filter foam they have come across. This means enhanced quality control, reduced lead times and better pricing. The foam used is a special foam developed for use in the filtration industry and provides unparalleled filtration performance ensuring (when properly oiled) the best protection for your engine at a very good price ratio.

All foams are double element and supplied unoiled allowing you to choose your preferred oil and oiling technique as some people oil both inner and outer, others just oil the inner element. Many models are ridge cut increasing the filters outer diameter and increasing the area of filtration hence extending life and increasing filtration quality.

See: www.Answer-RC.com

Nagy Design Charger body

Popular painter and now bodymaker Janos Nagy of Nagy Design got in touch with us that his new Charger bodyshell had its racing debut last weekend at the Bunny Boiler event in the hands of lead test driver Kevin Brunsden, he would go on to finish 4th in the final. The Charger body is designed around the SWORKz S350 BK1 buggy, features include a pronounced angular cab complimented by the side pods which act as scoops to keep the car planted during high speed sections on the track. The body is distributed by UK-based Answer RC.

charger_body