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Graupner Speed B2103 Special Edition engine

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Graupner have introduced the new Speed B2103 Special Edition engine. Based on the O.S. Speed B2103, the Special Edition engine was developed for medium to high speed tracks. it features a new crankcase, a DLC-coated crankshaft, the 22E carburettor and a standard cooling head to provide the best cooling possible in high temperature conditions.

Gaupner introduced new Hyper VS Pro option parts

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Gaupner have introduced new option parts for the HoBao Hyper VS Pro in the form of shock pistons, aluminium upper shock mounts, aluminum steering posts, carbon fibre front shock tower and an aluminium turnbuckle set. First up are the shock pistons. They are machined from Delrin, a material solvent-resistant offrering good sliding properties. The pistons are available now in 6-hole 1.2/1.3, 8-hole 1.8 1.2/1.3 and also a blank version in sets of four pieces.

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Max Hesse doubles at Indoor GP Bütschwil

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The Indoor GP Bütschwil 2018 was held this past weekend in Bütschwil, Switzerland. As always the track was located within a horse arena consisting of a dirt racing surface. In the Nitro Buggy Graupner factory driver Max Hesse was able to take the win in the 45-minute final by a lap from Alex Schmitt in second and HB Racing’s Aaron Münster in third. In addition, Max managed to win the A-final in the E-buggy class as well.

HoBao Hyper VS Pro & Pro VSe pre-built kits

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German brand Graupner have introduced two pre-built kits in the form of the HoBao Hyper VS Pro nitro buggy and Hyper VSe Pro E-buggy. The HoBao Hyper VS Pro nitro buggy is 80% pre-assembled and comes with the O.S. Engines Speed ​​21XZ-B Spec. II Ty 110% Limited Edition, including the T2090SC muffler. The HoBao Hyper VSe Pro E-buggy is also 80% pre-assembled and comes with the Genius Pro 180R brushless speed controller, the GM Race Ultra 2000 KV brushless motor and a Graupner Power 4S / 7000 mAh LiPo battery pack. HoBao offer best material selection, manufacturing and production techniques for its models. Therefore, both buggies are robust enough to absorb hard impacts.

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Graupner sign Dani Bernabe

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German company Graupner have announced the signing of spanish driver Dani Bernabe to their team. Dani will use the Hobao Hyper VS Pro Nitro Buggy and Hyper VS Pro E-buggy in the Spain championship and at major events in europe during the 2018 season.

Graupner/Soar goes in search of World Champion

Graupner Soar World Champion

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Graupner/Soar has joined the race, and are in search of the next World Championship winning driver. Drivers interested in joining the Graupner/Soar team for 2016 are encouraged to email their resumes to Team Manager Barros Almeida at

Graupner distribute Beta in Germany


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NEMO Racing is delighted to announce that we will partner with Graupner to sell the BETA range of tyres and accessories in Germany.

Graupner bring a wealth of industry experience and knowledge to the partnership, and combined with a detailed and thorough distribution network in Germany, we are sure this will provide the best avenue to showcase the high quality and performance of BETA products to a wider audience.

We look forward greatly to working with Graupner and they will from now be handling any BETA enquiries in Germany.

Max Hesse takes Graupner/SOAR to the top in Germany

DM Junior (1)

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Last weekend hosted Round 2 of the German 1/8 Nitro Buggy Championship in Coesfeld, Germany. Graupner/SOAR found great success as team driver Max Hesse made his way to the front, leaving everyone behind to take the win!