Micha Widmaier doubles at Leonberg indoor race

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This past weekend was held a 1/10 indoor race in Leonberg, Germany. SWORKz team driver Micha Widmaier would sweep the 2WD and 4WD classes. In 4WD Micha used a new SWORKz 4WD prototype. Micha took the overall TQ and win in both classes. In 2WD Yokomo driver Aaron Münster and Team C driver Sven Zünd rounded out the podium while in 4WD it was again Münster in second and XRAY’s Alex Schmitt in third.

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SWORKz ST3 Turbo glow plug

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SWORKz have addd the ST3 glow plug to their SPower range. Made by O.S. Engines in Japan, the ST3 “Ultra Hot” Turbo glow plug promote better idling and acceleration. If your engine runs rough or accelerates sluggishly, a hotter plug will help. 

SWORKz S35-3 series sway bar sets

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SWORKz have introduced new front and rear sway bar sets for the S35-3 series of buggies. The sway bars are made in spring steel and laser etched for easy identification. The front set includes eight different sway bars from 2.0mm to 2.8mm, while the rear set includes of six different sway bars from 2.4mm to 3.0mm.

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Jirka Mára joins SWORKz & TPRO

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MW RC Cars have announced the signing of Jirka Mára to the teams SWORKz and TPRO. The Czech driver will attend all major local and regional events, as well as the Czech Nationals and some international races, running SWORKz 1/10 and 1/8 buggies with TPRO tyres. Jirka had the following to say:

“I am very happy to join the SWORKz team, where I will race 1/8 and 1/10 class. I will attend National and International races. I look forward to the first race, which is going to be a great experience with the new brand“

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Tested RC Products S35-3 aluminum shock spring cups

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Tested RC Products have introduced new aluminum shock spring cups for SWORKz S35-3 series of vehicles. The cups are machined from high quality aluminium and come hard-coated for wear. The shock spring cups offer good clearance when the shocks is set to inside hole of front lower arms.

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SWORKz sign Jörn Neumann

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SWORKz have announced the signing of Jörn Neumann to their Factory team. Jörn will use 1/8 vehicles in the most important races all over the world in the 2018 and 2019 seasons. Jörn had the following to say:

“I am looking forward to join the SWORKz 1/8 team to help develop their 1/8 Offroad Nitro and Electric cars. I will attend National and International races. My first race will be the Neo18 in Spain next month. See you there :)”

SWORKz BB80 starter box


SWORKz have introduced the new BB80 starter box for 1/8 buggy. The BB80 starter box features a patented single-point contact motor actuating switch, an easy adjustable chassis securing frame and a high torque 775 motor. Also the BB80 features a patented design providing high-efficient power and saves energy. It can be powered by 1~4pc 6 cell 7.2V Batteries or one 12V lead-acid battery (not included).

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Jan Nickels joins SWORKz

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SWORKz have announced the signing of Jan Nickels to their German team. The young and talented driver will use the S35-3, S12 and S14 buggies in his 2018 campaign. jan has the following to say about the deal:

“I am very happy to join the SWORKz team. After a successful season 2017, I am very confident for 2018, to get even better results with the new material.”