Hot Race News

Marco Baruffolo wins at Trofeo Estate

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The Trofeo Estate was held at the NitroBuggy track in Genzone, Italy. Marco Baruffolo (XRAY/FX Engines/Energy Fuel/Hot Race) came out on top in the Nitro Buggy final followed by Leonardo Valente (SWORKz/REDS Racing/TPro) in second and Gabriel Astorino (HB Racing/Performa Racing/Hot Race Tires) in third.

Cole Ogden sweeps SOS Series Rd2

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The second round of the SOS Series was held at the S&B R/C Speedway in Piedmont, South Carolina. The event attracted 300 entries and in the Pro Nitro Buggy it was Cole Ogden (HB Racing/REDS Racing/Hot Race Tyres) who set the overall TQ and brought home the win from Evan Vail (Team Associated/Werks Engines/Reedy/Pro-Line Racing) in second and Brandon Melton (Team Associated) in third.

HotRace Bangkok & MiniPin 1/10th buggy tires

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HotRace Tires have added two new tires to their range of 1/10 Buggy tires in the form of the Bangkok and MiniPin rear tires as well as new 2WD and 4WD front tires. The Bangkok tire offers a great grip and performance as well as long lasting even after many rounds. Available for rear 2WD and 4WD Buggies, the Bangkok is available in Medium and Hard compounds, making it ideal for events such as the EOS.

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HotRace Tires Bangkok V2 tire & new rubber compound

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HotRace Tires have introduced the new Bangkok V2 tire for 1/8th Buggy as well as a new rubber compound. Based on the previous Bangkok tire, the Bangkok V2 tire features a mini pin design with an inner mesh making for lower and more even tire wear even during long runs. The new Bangkok V2 tire will hit the store from 10th of July 2020. In addition, after numerous tests with their team drivers and in collaboration with Mark Pavidis, HotRace have been developing new rubber compound for the range of 1/8th tires. The new rubber compound reduces tire wear by 30%, and offers 10 to 15% more grip, making the Buggy easier to drive. Available in Super Soft, Soft, Medium and Hard compounds, the new rubber compound will replace the one currently on the market.

Joins the VRC HotRace Cup!

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The Italian company HotRace Tyres host the famous HotRace Cup on VRC. Joins the VRC HotRace club to compete in four different classes including the 1/10th EP Mod, 1/10th EP stock, 1/8th Nitro On-road Mod and 1/8th E-Buggy Off road Mod. The winner of the Cup will be HotRace’s guest with hotel, registration and race tire offered from HotRace at HotRace Cup 2021! Stay tuned to know dates and tracks in some days!

Robert Batlle continues with Hot Race Tyres for 2020

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Italian company Hot Race Tyres and Spanish legend Robert Batlle will continue their partnership also for 2020. Robert’s contract expired at the end of 2019, but both sides wanted to continue together.

I’m more than proud to continue with our trip we started two years ago. It is a big challenge for me to develop all HotRace products along with Nicola and all our team. I’m sure about the upcoming year and all news you will know in not so long time. I would like to thank also Nicola for all trust he has on me and all hard work and money he is investing on that trip, I think 2020 will be our year and all our customers will enjoy with us our passion which is the main goal for all our #hotracefamily, we are #ready4off! – Robert Batlle

Hot Race Tyres: what’s happening??

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You can do this kind of thing only if you have a huge passion for your work. The “risk is there” but the desire, the dedication, the ambitions are much more strong! 2020 is coming, and I’m very very excited for what is happening. 🤔🤔 what’s happening?? – Nicola Marrone, HRT owner

Davide Ongaro wins at Buggy Summer Cup 2K19

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The 2019 edition of the Hot Race Tyres Buggy Summer Cup was held at the Nitro Race Circuito in San Potito Sannitico, south of Italy. In the Pro Nitro Buggy class it was Robert Batlle who set the overall TQ. In the final Davide Ongaro (Team Associated/LRP/AKA) took the win from Euro Champ Riccardo Berton (Kyosho/O.S.Engines/Pro-Line) in second, Marco Baruffolo (XRAY/FX Engines/Hot Race Tyres) in third and R.Batlle in fourth after suffering mechanical problems.