HB Racing News

HB Racing D819 Nitro Buggy Coming Soon

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HB Racing have released a teaser image of the forthcoming D819 1/8 Nitro Buggy. No information about the new kit have leaked in the wake but detailed images and information about the vehicle should become available very soon.

Entries open for HB Racing European Race Days

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World Champion brand HB Racing have announced that the entries are open for their European Race Days. The event will be held at the famous ARCF42 track near Lyon, France from 5th to 7th April. The race will be held in the Nitro Buggy and E-buggy classes exclusively with HB Racing rides. Spec tyres (HB Racing Megabite, Compound Yellow) will be included in the entry. Friday is free practice and the racing is on Saturday & Sunday. To register to the race please click here.

Elias Johansson joins HB Racing

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HB Racing have announced the signing of Elias Johansson to their factory team. The Swedish talent will use his new equipment in national and international events and for the first time at the 2019 DHI Cup. E.Johansson had the following to say:

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HB Racing European Race Days 2019 announcement

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The inaugural HB Racing European Race Days 2019 will be held from 5th to 7th April at the famous ARCF42 track near Lyon, France. This fun weekend race is exclusively for HB Racing cars. The event will be held in the Nitro Buggy and E-buggy classes and Spec tyres (HB Racing Megabite, Yellow compound ) will be included in the entry. Free practice will be run Friday and and the racing is on Saturday and Sunday. More details about the race will be announced on January 15th.

HB Racing D8 series anti-roll bar sets

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HB Racing have introduced two new sets of anti-roll bars for the D817V2 and D817T. They give racers a finer range of stiffness to help tune the car to track conditions. The front sway-bar set has 2.3mm and 2.5mm bars, and the rear sway-bar set has 2.5mm and 2.7mm bars, each labeled with a tag that shows the stiffness.

LFR D418 A2 Tactic ‘vented’ body

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Leadfinger Racing have introduced the new A2 Tactic ‘vented’ body for the HB Racing D418. The new A2 is influenced by racer request form the previous 1/8 designs, giving it an aggressive and sleek style unlike any other. The windshield has been laid down slightly to remove the steep rake, while at the same time keeping a modern cab forward feel. The combo gives the D418 a super slick and fast look.

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Exotek D418 centre spool set

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Exotek have introduced a center spool set for the HB Racing D418. The ultra light weight center spool conversion set reduces the rotating mass to provide extra boost in 13.5t and 17.5t spec racing. The completed spool set weighs 23gr with the spur gear. Machined 69t pom spur gear is included and bolts on to the lightweight alloy spool (use aluminum screws for greater weight reduction).

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HB Racing D418 slipper set

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HB Racing have introduced the new slipper set for the D418. This optional slipper allows racers to tune their buggy for optimal performance. It’s recommended for high traction carpet tracks to help absorb drivetrain impacts when landing jumps, which improves the reliability and life of the drivetrain. It can also be used on low traction surfaces to tune wheel spin when accelerating for better corner exit speeds and on-power steering.

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