RB Products is proud to announce the release of their new optional parts for the RB One buggy. These parts include CNC machined 7075-T6 aluminium rear hubs, a new steel ventilated brake disk, new glued Ferodo brake pads and wheel hubs (17mm-hard anodized + 1.5MM and +2.5MM) to adjust the track-width of the buggy. The newly developed Ferodo brake pad set is a high-precision, progressive braking system which features pads that are vulcanised onto the steel during a special process which allows the brakes to operate under a higher resistance and temperature.
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The first teaser image of the forthcoming E One R buggy has been released today by RB Products. Similar to their existing ‘R’ releases we expect the vehicle will be made available featuring a race-spec setup however official details have yet to be released.
RB Products are proud to announce the release of their new Parka jacket which features flexography printing of the RB logo, a double lining zip, adjustable velcro sleeves, removable hood with visor and a micro fleece lining. They have also released information regarding their team wear and accessories customization which allows you to add around 20cm of flexography printing to a selection of RB Products.
The Spanish driver, Ignacio Candel has returned back to RB Engines and will be using their products during 2014. Ignacio had the following to say…
“I´m very happy to come back again to RB, the brand which I got my best results with. I´ve chosen RB again because of its power delivery, stability and the great people at the company. I can´t wait to start with this new adventure.”
Aaron Stringer and RB Products are Australian National Champions in both buggy and truggy classes for 2013! Mark and Aaron Stringer had the following to say… “After 5 hard fought rounds Aaron Stringer has claimed the Australian National Series Championship in Buggy and Truggy for 2013. Over this series the RB BXr has performed faultlessly and zero flameouts and amazing fuel economy. The engines have performed in temps ranging from 40 degrees to 5 degrees over the year and never missed a beat. The RB Fuel 25% has been an outstanding partner for the RB BXr and we cannot fault this combination in anyway.”
The Spanish 1/8th Truggy nationals recently took place in Madrid and saw RB’s Alberto Garcia dominate qualifying after TQ’ing rounds 1 and 3, therefore placing himself in the best position to win the A final ahead Javier Pombo and Daniel Vega who finished second and third respectively.
RB Products are proud to announce the release of their new limited edition BLAST V17 engine! Featuring a 14mm bibalanced turbo, lightened crankshaft with silicon paste and a 5 Port+2 BYPASS with multi exhaust system, RB have ensured that the engine is as lightweight as possible whilst maintaining durability. Full features can be found below.
The German RB distributor RMV has announced the release of the Christmas limited edition RB One V2 RTR! Based on the already popular kit yet boasting a 7075-T& aluminium chassis the Christmas release features additional technical refinements and improvements such as; a waterproof steering servo, polished Masterfix exhaust system, updated and reinforced differential cases and a redesigned shell.
RB Products has announced that Austin Blair will be running their engines during the 2014 season including the Worlds. Austin had the following to say: “I have been testing the RB-BXR in the USA and time after time it has proven to be a perfect fit.
It has the fuel mileage, power and smooth delivery that suits my driving style in both 1/8th buggy and 1/8th truck. RB engines was the final piece I needed to complete my racing program. I am focused and determined to continue building on the strong results from the 2013 season and carry that into the IFMAR World Championships in 2014.”
Belgium driver Cédric Nickel will continue with RB engine and RB fuel for 2014. After several tests and comparisons with his previous car, Cédric has also decided to run the RBOne R car.