The First round in Estonian Nationals for 2015 was held at Tallinn Festival Grounds at Tallinn City Race. The annual grass race was as good as every year. The race consisted of 2 rounds of 1/8 Electric Buggy and 1/8 Nitro. VP-Pro would sweep both class wins with Hendrik Lainemäe taking the E-Buggy class win, and Rainer Ressar taking the Nitro Buggy win.
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VP-PRO is back in the norweigan market with their new distributor www.Antrade.no. Antrade will head up all of VP Pro’s product lines and supply agents in Norway with product.
IFMAR 1/8 Offroad World Champion Ty Tessmann will be using VP PowerMaster Fuels “Tessmann Edition” this weekend at the 2015 Silver State race in Las Vegas and at Neo X next week at Harper Adams University in the UK.
Gord Tessmann said “Fuel mileage is very important to us without sacrificing power, with this blend we do not sacrifice anything.”
“I look forward to working with Ty and Gord Tessmann in the future,” said VP Powermaster’s Sales and Product Manager Tommy Porfirio. “When you combine the talents of World Champion Ty Tessmann and VP Racing Fuel’s legacy of winning, I’m confident for many opportunities with Ty Tessmann and VP Powermaster.”
VPPRO is proud to release the latest body shell for XRAY’s XB8 1/8 offroad buggy. This CB-XB8-CL body is designed to provide a quality fit whilst incorporating the preferred cab forward styling. The new body is made up with high quality Lexan polycarbonate material, and features a reversible rear side scoop for added airflow and downforce.
The transparent lexan body is available now. See VP-Racing.com
VP Pro is proud to introduce a new series of 1/10th buggy tyres for the use on ugh grip surfaces such as astroturf, carpet and grass. The Condor is available as 2WD front, 4WD front and 2WD/4WD rear tyre and it makes use of popular and widely used short pins tread patterns. All of them will come soon .
VP Pro’s servo brand ‘Power Star’ have released three new types of digital brushless servos, (even though the image shows 4?!), count your lucky stars then!
They all feature plastic shell and are fitted with stainless steel and titanium gears throughout for strength, the three types are available in a choice of four rather ‘loud’ colours – EasyJet orange, naval blue, baby blue and TestaRossa red. No details on the speed/strength of the servos but here are a few part numbers; PL-2211, PL-1610, PL-1408.
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VP Pro have released a small yet handy option part – a lightened aluminium gas/brake servo horn which fits JR, Sanwa, KO servos. Produced with the latest CNC machines and manufactured to the highest calibre.
VP PRO have introduced their new 1/10th Crosspass tyres which have been specially designed for indoor racing. As you can see from the image above, their new release features an outer horseshoe-shaped tread which provides side bite combined with inner ribs for added forward traction on hard-packed surfaces.
VP PRO have introduced their new Friction 411 rear tyre which have been specifically developed for 1/10th buggy racing on hard-packed tracks. The Friction 411 boasts a combination of horseshoe tread and inner blocks which provides the perfect amount of traction when running on those hard-packed surfaces.
SK-SPEED have confirmed that they are now responsible for the distribution of VP-PRO in Germany. VP-Pro’s wide range of tyres, tools and accessories are now avilable via their model shop with their stock steadily increasing.