HB Racing News

Addy Musaefendic doubles at MHOR Mayhem race

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The MHOR Mayhem race, the last of the Colorado Points Series, was held at the MHOR RC raceway in Aurora, Colorado. The track was tight and technical and one small mistake will set you back behind very fast. In the Nitro Buggy class Graham Hill (Mugen) took the TQ while in the E-buggy class it was Addy Musaefendic (HB Racing) who set the TQ by winning the first two qualifiers. The Nitro Buggy final was tight racing but thanks to great pit stops by Jeff Bettis, A.Musaefendic managed to take the first place in the end. G.Hill came in second and Jordan Gleckler (HB Racing) rounded out the top 3. In E-Buggy A.Musaefendic won the last two finals and secured the win from Kurt Sellers (Team Associated) in second and Matt Chambers (Kyosho) in third.

E-buggy podium here

Ogden & Easton win at S&B Champs

Source: Cole Ogden (Facebook)

Last weekend was held the S&B Championships at the S&B R/C Speedway in Greenville, South Carolina. The event attracted drivers from Florida, Georgia, the Carolinas and Virginia. Joey Wolters Christensen built an awesome, “west coast style” track that was super fun to navigate. Cole Ogden (HB Racing) took the TQ and the win in the 30 minute Pro Nitro Buggy final by a lap from Billy Easton (Serpent) in second while Landen Lewis (XRAY) came in third. In the E-buggy class it was B.Easton who ttok the win from Max Flurer (JQ Racing) and L. Lewis in second and third respectively.

E-buggy podium here

Pelle Culmsee wins at Danish Champs Rd4

Source: Hampus Berg R/C Racer (Facebook) 

Fourth round of the Danish 1/8 buggy Nationals was held at the Greve RC club track over the weekend. Pelle Culmsee (HB Racing) took the overall TQ and started on pole for the final. P.Culmsee managed also to took the win in front of his teammates Hampus Berg (HB Racing) in second after some close fights with Oskar Levin (HB Racing) in third.

Pelle Culmsee takes 3 Danish titles

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Third round of the Danish Nationals was held at the Modelbilklubben SOS track. HB Racing driver Pelle Culmsee would sweep the Nitro Buggy, Nitro Truck and E-buggy classes. P.Culmsee took the overall TQ and the win in all three classes and also the title in each classes. In Nitro Buggy Magnus Frandsen and Daniel Bubel rounded out the top 3 while in Nitro Truck Nikolai lamberts came in second and M.Frandsen in third. In the E-buggy class it was Jan Larsen who finished in second while André Sørensen completed the podium in third.

More podiums here

Cole Ogden wins at 2018 Wicked Weekend

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The 2018 Wicked Weekend was held in Gainesville, Georgia over the weekend. The high speed track layout was definitely made for some close racing. In the Pro Nitro Truggy class Ryan Lutz (Tekno RC) took the overall TQ. In the final, after following him around the entire race until he would run out of fuel, Cole Ogden (HB Racing) brought home the victory from Julien Oliveras (Team Associated) in second and R. Lutz in third. James Calhoun (Tekno RC) and Julian Malevanets (HB Racing) rounded out the top 5.

BSRC D817/MBX8 carbon fibre option parts

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Australian company BSRC have introduced new carbon fibre option parts in the form of rear chassis brace inserts for the HB Racing D817/T and A-arm stiffeners for D817, E817 and Mugen Seiki MBX8. First up are the rear chassis brace inserts. Designed to stiffen up the rear of the car, they provide more rotation and generate more corner speed on high traction surfaces. Next up are the A-arm stiffeners. Machined from 1.0mm thick carbon fibre, they stiffen the arms to provide better performance depending on the surface traction and ambient temperatures.

More photos here

Under the Hood: David Ronnefalk

  • Chassis: HB Racing D418
  • Motor: Team Orion
  • ESC: Team Orion (HMX 10 Modified)
  • Battery: Team Orion 3600mAh
  • Radio/Servo: Sanwa/Highest
  • Tyres: JConcepts
  • Body/wing: JConcepts
  • Event: 1/10 European championship

          

David Ronnefalk’s Pro Tips: steering plates

HB Racing’s David Ronnefalk is back with another Pro Tips video showing us how to chose the right steering plates of your HB Racing vehicle. More videos are available in the David’s Youtube channel here.

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