Novarossi News

Novarossi Mantra 3.5cc engine

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Novarossi have introduced a new version of the Mantra 3.5cc engine now available with a rear ceramic bearing. This square stroke (16.42mm x 16.42mm) engine features a 4-port design, a 14mm shaft and new piston/cylinder configuration. It provides an elastic and linear power feel, and more torque in medium/high rpm with really low fuel consumption.

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Augustin Cutini takes 6th consécutive Argentinian title

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Last weekend was held the third and final round of Argentinian off-road National championship at El Condor track in Mendoza. In the 45minute Buggy Pro final it was Novarossi driver Agustin Cutini who took the win from Federico Davico in second and JQ owner Joseph Quagraine in third.

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Novarossi Karma Limited Edition engine

Novarossi have introduced their new Karma Limited Edition nitro off-road engine. this square stroke engine features a sleeve with four transfer ports to supply a linear power output and to keep fuel consumption low. The combustion chamber is supported by an O-Ring which is placed between the combustion chamber and the crankcase to reduce the vibrations of the combustion chamber. The carburettor is made from plastic and have a sliding throttle valve (reverse type).

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Riccardo Berton sweeps Italian Nats Rd3

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The third round the Italian National Championship was held in Rosignano over the weekend. Kyosho’s Riccardo Berton would sweep the race by TQing and by taking a commanding victory in the 45 minute nitro buggy final by three laps from TLR driver Mattia Polito and his teammate Fabrizio Teghesi in second and third respectively.

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Absolute’s Novarossi Karma offer

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Novarossi’s got it’s mojo in order it seems as their Karma engine has just landed on Absolute Hobbyz shelves.  

This 4 port Limited Edition engine is based on the well know PLUS.21-4 which shares it’s main features. For a limited time, the boys at Absolute are offering it for a rock bottom price of USD 149.99 – at that price for Italian horsepower you can’t really go wrong!

Kyle Mcbride doubles at Australian Nats Rd2

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The second round of the Australian Nationals was held at the Morrcc track in Melbourne. Team Associated‘s Kyle Mcbride would sweep the race by TQing in both nitro buggy and nitro truck classes and winning the 60 minute nitro buggy final by two laps from Aaron Stringer whilst Josh Pain would take 3rd, two further lap down. In the 45 minute nitro truggy final Kyle brought home the win from Craig Laughton in second and Andrew Gillott in third, two lap behind the winner.

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Novarossi “World Champions” turbo glow plugs

Novarossi have introduced their new line of Turbo glow plug named “World Champions” for Off-road vehicles. After the good experience with the “B-Line” and “ T-Line” Novarossi have decided to combine everything and simplified in this new line.

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Adam Drake leaves Novarossi

The Silly Season continues! Adam Drake announced on social media that he leaves long-termsponsor Novarossi.

This shock departure fuels rumours of Novarossi’s health as a company and whether they have a future.

“As 2016 comes to an end, so does my time with Novarossi. It’s been an amazing run and I’m very grateful for the support and relationships I’ve built with everyone at Novarossi and Novarossi Direct. I wish the best for everyone at Novarossi. Looking forward to an exciting new path in 2017! A new year reveals new possibilities!”