HB Racing News

2020 HB Racing Race Days France announcement

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The 2020 HB Racing Race Days France will be held at the ARCF42 track in Boisset-Saint-Priest near Lyon from April 3rd to 5th. A clinic will be held with the Factory drivers and Adrien Bertin will also be on-site to help out and answer any of your HB Racing and Performa Racing questions. Of course, the event is open to all chassis brands and drivers but if you are currently using, or are considering HB Racing or Performa Racing products in the future, you will surely find the expertise and knowledge at this race to help improve your program or help with your future purchase decisions.

Exotek introduce new D/E819 optionals

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Exotek Racing have introduced a new range of 2-color aluminium option parts for the HB Racing D819 and E819 in the form of a steering brace plate, a set of bearinged steering cranks as well as a set of centre bulkheads. The parts are machined from Heavy Duty 7075 aluminium and come polished and anodized in black with custom orange chamfers. The steering brace plate will add durability and improves the steering response compared to the stock plastic plate. The parts is compatible with the HB Racing D815, D817, D817 V2, D817T, E817 V2, E817T, D819 and E819.

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Hampus Berg doubles at Mellandagsrace

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The Annual Mellandagsrace was held at the TMK indoor track in Tomelilla, Sweden. Hampus Berg (HB Racing/Performa Racing/Hot Race Tyres) was in control of things in the 2WD buggy and 4WD buggy classes. The young and talented racer set the overall TQ and brought home the win in both classes. Oscar Berg (HB Racing/Performa Racing) came in 2nd and Joel Rosengren (Team Associated) in 3rd in the 2WD buggy class. J.Rosengren and Martin Nilsson rounded out the top 3 in 4WD buggy.

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Daniel Bernabe joins XTR Racing

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XTR Racing have announced the signing of the Spanish European B champion Daniel Bernabe to their team. The former Agama racer will use the new HB Racing D819 RS and the entire range of products of XTR Racing in National and international events.

Answer-RC introduce new 1/8th buggy carbon fibre parts

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Answer-RC Distribution have introduced a new range of carbon fibre parts for the Mugen Seiki MBX8, the Team Associated RC8B3.1, the HB Racing D812, D815, D817 and D819 as well as the SWORKz S35-3. First up are the tank guards. These are a BiMatreial aluminiumized fibre with foam core for strength and lightweight. They reflect the heat from the pipe to keep fuel tank cool giving consistent tune and increased tank life. They also include 3D printed fuel tube holder and come included with all hardware needed for fitting. Only for the Mugen Seiki, Team Associated, and HB Racing buggies. Also new are the carbon fibre front wings. The use of the front wings will increase the down force and the corner speed and will offer a better jump control. The front wings include CNC machined mounting blocks and all hardware needed and they are available for the Mugen Seiki, Team Associated, and SWORKz buggies.

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VRP D819/E819 rear shock tower V3

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Vision Racing Products have introduced the new rear shock tower V3 for the HB Racing D819 Nitro Buggy and E819 E-buggy. The tower features new shock mounting holes that are mid spaced. This is the newest mounting positions being ran on the HB buggies. Another feature added to the tower is the wing mounting holes. There are sets of holes that allow you to use the stock HB wing mount in the stock locations as well as move them up, or use the MBX8 wing mount for a finer wing height adjustment. The V3 tower is available in silver anodized aluminum as well as carbon fiber.

Phi-Long Nguyen teams up with HB Racing

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HB Racing have announced the addition of Phi-Long Nguyen to their team. The young and talented racer will join HB Racing forces in the East coast of the USA and he will be running the all-new HB D819 RS Nitro Buggy as well as the D817T Nitro Truggy at several major events in the USA in 2020.

Eliot Marcon teams up with HB & Performa Racing

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HB Racing and Performa Racing have announced the signing of Elliot Marcon to their teams. The young and promising French ace will be racing his Performa Racing-powered D819 RS at major events in France as well as in international events alongside David Ronnefalk.

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