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Neidhart SA 50 years anniversary: the success story

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Since 50 years Neidhart SA mark the RC history. In 1968 Rico Neidhart developped his own transmitters and laid the foundation stone of Neidhart SA. Neidhart started by distribuying some great brands like O.S Engines and the company became quickly the main distributor in Switzerland. Less than a decade later, Philippe Neidhart joined Neidhart SA and from then on he will create a dynamic based on the innovation of electrical products such as batteries, ESCs, chargers and and the development of new technologies. Team Orion was born. Team Orion will quickly reach heights winning numerous national and world titles. Watch the video below to know the following of the success story of Neidhart SA.

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HMX BLE Bluetooth iOS dongle

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HMX Technology have introduced the new BLE Bluetooth dongle for HMX speed controllers using iOS mobile devices. The BLE Bluetooth dongle is required to connect the HMX ESC and use the HMX Mobile App to setup the parameters which you regularly use and to fine-tune the throttle and brake feeling, speed, acceleration and so on. The BLE Bluetooth dongle is available separatly or in combo with the Team Orion HMX10 ESC.

Team Orion Ultimate Graphene 4S LiPo competition batteries

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Team Orion have introduced two Ultimate Graphene 4S LiPo competition batteries for E-buggy and E-truggy. The Ultimate Graphene LiPo HV (7200mAh 15.2V) and the Ultimate Graphene LiPo (6600mAh 14.8V) represent the latest development in lithium battery technology, offering new levels of performance, no matter the track conditions. Thanks to the ultra low internal resistance and improved capacity, the new Graphene LiPo cells supply stable power, from the start to the end of the race. The new batteries are available in the all the most popular formats, shorty, small shorty, stick and 4S block for 1/8.

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HMX iOS App now in App Store

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Team Orion have announced that their HMX Technology App is now available on App Store. To connect to iOS device, the optional BLE wireless dongle is required. The BLE dongle is being produced and will be available soon. Watch the video until its end, a E-teaser is waiting for you 😉

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Philippe Neidhart takes back ownership of Team Orion

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Team Orion was founded by Philippe Neidhart in 1987. Thanks to its numerous innovations and clever business strategy, Team Orion was highly successful for its first 20 Years of existence. Despite its best efforts, due to the worldwide economical crisis and other technological factors out of its control, the early years of the 21st century caused severe issues for Team Orion’s business as a whole.

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Jared Tebo extends Team Orion contract

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Team Orion have announced that World Champion Jared Tebo extends his contract with the multi-time world champion brand. Jared will use the full Team Orion equipment including the new Ultimate Graphene batteries and HMX speed controllers to power his cars.

“Jared Tebo is one of the strongest US drivers. It’s great to have him in our team developing, testing and using our latest racing products. Back in 2013 Jared won the 2wd Electric Buggy World Championship title for Team Orion and he has won countless US National titles for the Swiss brand. We are happy to continue this long-term collaboration.”

Jörn Neumann re-signs with Team Orion

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Team Orion have announced that Jörn Neumann has extended his contract with the multi-time World champion brand. The European champion will use the full Team Orion equipment including the new Ultimate Graphene batteries and HMX speed controllers to power his cars.

“With Jörn extending his sponsorship agreement, Team Orion has one of the strongest European drivers under contract. As in the previous years, his experience and feedback will be incorporated in new products, taking into consideration the special requirements of European tracks.”

Dakotah Phend extends Team Orion contract

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Team Orion have announced that US National Champion Dakotah Phend has signed an contract extension with the multi-time world champion brand. Dakotah will use the full Team Orion equipment including the new Ultimate Graphene batteries and HMX speed controllers to power his cars.

“It’s with great pleasure that we can announce Dakotah’s prolongation of his contract”, says Team Manager Chad Phillips, “Dakotah is one of the best drivers in the US and he has the potential for the very big international victories.”