SWORKz News

SWORKz S14-3 4WD buggy coming soon

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SWORKz have released a teaser of their forthcoming 1/10 4WD buggy, the S14-3. No further information have been given so far but you can expect full details including images to surface very soon.

SWORKz pit bag II

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SWORKz have introduced their popular pit bag now in version 2. The pit bag II sports the new SWORKz design and keeps all the previous features. Starter box, fuel gun and your RC tools can fit into the the pit bag ll and it can be folded to facilitate transportation and take up less space.

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SWORKz S35 rear arm aluminum C-clips

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SWORKz have introduced new rear aluminium C-clips for the S35 and S35-T. The parts are CNC Machined from high quality aluminium to reinforce the rear arms and allow higher jumps hands down. The rear aluminium C-clips come as pair including mounting hardware.

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Pelle Culmsee wins at Danish Champs Rd4

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Fourth round of the Danish 1/8 truggy Nationals was held at the Greve RC club track over the weekend. Pelle Culmsee (HB Racing) took the win from Nikolai Lamberts (TLR) in second and Daniel Bibel (XRAY) in third, all three using the new TPRO Truggy tyres.

Wesley van Helmond joins with SWORKz

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SWORKz have announced the signing of dutch driver Wesley van Helmond to their 1/8 team. W.van Helmond will use the SWORKz S35-3 in Nitro and Electric races together with his teammate Jarno Pijpers to consolidate the 1/8 SWORKz team in the netherlands. He had the following to say:

“I am pretty confident for the next years, because the quality and speed, but also the team spirit of SWORKz made my decision easy.”

Ilari Lamminsivu crowned Finnish E-buggy Champion

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Ilari Lamminsivu (SWORKz) dominated almost all Finnish season in the E-buggy class taking three wins of four rounds. I.Lamminsivu took the win and also the title in front of Aleksi Vilkman (HB Racing) in second and Mikko Luopajärvi (Team Associated) in third.

Jarno Pijpers sweeps Dutch Nats Rd4

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The fourth round of the Dutch National Championships was held at the small astro-turf track of RMCA Almelo. Jarno Pijpers (SWORKz) was able to take TQ in both Nitro Buggy and E-buggy classes. In the nitro final it was a battle between Jeffrey Halsema (Team Associated), Wesley van Helmond (TLR) and J.Pijpers but eventually the SWORKz driver made almost no mistakes and took the win in front of J.Halsema in second and W.van Helmond in third. After trois finals in the E-buggy class it was again J.Pijpers who took the win from Sander van Genechten (XRAY) and Michael van Dijk (Team C), in second and third respectively.

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Austrian E-buggy Champs report

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The Austrian E-buggy Championship was held at the Salsach/Styria over the weekend. In the E-buggy Championship it was Rene Kargl (SWORKz) who won the title in front of Andreas Mayr (Kyosho) followed by SWORKz team driver Jürgen Trieb. In the Youth Championship Marcel Trieb (SWORKz) took the title from SWORKz duo of Jonas Kohlberger and Mic Wegner. In the 40+ Championship Heinz Müller (SWORKz) was crowned Champion in front of Alexander Lang (HB) and Thomas Stuck (SWORKz).

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