HB Racing News

Exotek D/E819 HD steering servo mount & clamping spring perches

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Exotek Racing have introduced two new option parts for the HB Racing D819 and E819 in the form of an aluminium HD steering servo mount for the E819 and a HD clamping spring perch set. The steering servo mount is machined from high-quality and Heavy Duty 7075 aluminium and comes polished and anodized in black with custom orange chamfers. Lightweight yet high strength 1-piece design for reliable servo mounting. The clamping spring perches are also machined from high-quality and Heavy Duty 7075 aluminium and come polished and anodized in black. Available in set of 4-piece, the Heavy Duty parts feature a rugged design for reliable spring holding that withstands those hard impacts and tumbles at the big race.

Rickside Design 1/8th Nylon front wing

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Japanese company Rickside Design have introduced a new Nylon front wing for the HB Racing D817/9, Team Associated RC8B3.1/2 and Mugen Seiki MBX7/8. The 3D-printed wing is made of high-quality and durable Nylon material offering more flexibility and better impact resistance than the materials used in conventional 3D-printer products. The wing offers pre–drilled mounting locations for each buggy.

T-Work’s introduce new D19RS/XB8 POM optionals

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T-Work’s have added new option parts to their range for the HB Racing D817, D819/RS and RGT8 in the form of a set of POM steering block spacers, a set of POM rear wheel hub spacers, and a shock shaft maintenance kit. Machined from Polyoxymethylene (POM), a thermoplastic material providing high stiffness and low friction, the steering block spacers come in a set of 8-piece while the rear wheel hub spacers come in a set of 4-piece. The POM rear wheel hub spacers are also available for the XRAY XB8’20 in set of 2-piece of 3x9x7mm, 2-piece of 3x9x2mm as well as 4-pice of 3x9x1mm. Also new is the shock shaft guides, to be used as a maintenance kit, it consist of four O-rings, four shock shaft guides and four washers.

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Julien Surget joins HB Racing

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HB Racing have announced the signing of the French racer Julien Surget to their team. The multi-time French Championship finalist will use the new D819RS Nitro Buggy in regional, at the French National Championship as well as in some international events including the Euros during the 2020 season.

Giuseppe Tescione joins HB Racing

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HB Racing have announced the signing of Italian racer Giuseppe Tescione to their team for 2020. G.Tescione will use the new D819 RS 1/8th Nitro Buggy as well as the E819 1/8th E-buggy and will be representing HB Racing in the Italian Championship and in some major international events and GPs.

2020 HB Racing Race Days France: entries open!

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HB Racing have announced that the entries open are now open for the 2020 HB Racing Race Days France. The popular event 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 only open to HB Racing vehicles 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. Spec tyres (Performa Black Jack Yellow PA9387 and Wheel Stickers PA9400) will be included in the entry. 

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2020 HB Racing Race Days France: details

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This fun weekend race is exclusively for HB Racing cars. There will be classes for HB 1/8 Nitro Buggies & 1/8 EP Buggies. Spec tyres (Performa Black Jack Yellow PA9387 & Wheel Stickers PA9400) will be included in the entry. Friday is free practice and the racing is on Saturday and Sunday.

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T-Work’s D819 precision ball bearing set

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T-Work’s have introduced a set of precision ball bearings for the HB Racing D819 and the new D819 RS. Featuring both rubber and metal shields, the ball bearings offer good combination between reduced drag and great durability. The precision ball bearings are available in set of 24-piece.