VP Pro Racing News

VP-PRO SRX8 body

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VP-PRO have introduced new high downforce bodyshell for the Serpent Cobra SRX8 nitro buggy. The body is made from high-quality clear polycarbonate with masking film, transparent shell coating. The body shell adopts popular cockpit forward design, and the side features an optimized design, outstanding side bunker and several aerodynamic design, that can increase air flow, optimization of air flow guidance, so as to promote overall under pressure. The new body performs well on any surface but it is best suitable for small and medium size tracks.

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VP-PRO Tekno air filter

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VP-PRO have introduced new air filter intended for use with Tekno 1/8 nitro vehicles. It is a perfect fit in the filter housing and increased filter mass for improved air flow and dust protection.The unique white filter material is superior to anything else available, delivering incredible airflow and at the same time preventing even the smallest particles of dirt from finding their way inside your valuable engine. Plus, the bright color makes it easy to see just how dirty your filter is.

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VP-PRO 2WD front carpet tyre

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VP-PRO have introduced new front carpet tyre for 2WD buggy. The tyre features a new low-profile design to improve bump handling and reduce traction rolling tendencies on high-grip tracks.It offers the popular tread pattern in a 2WD Front tyre with the Hook-shaped pins provide plenty of steering without being too grabby or edgy and provide faster lap times. And it is also very user-friendly because it does not require any hand trimming of pins for optimum performance.

VP-PRO 1/8 plastic wing

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VP-PRO have introduced their new plastic wing for 1/8 buggies and truggies. This wing is the perfect combination of performance, style and durability and its overall dimensions are fully comply with the rules of the EFRA European Championships. It features vertical stability vanes that help keep the rear of the car planted in high speed corners. As well it has a wickerbill design that provides improved air flow and allows to increase the downforce. This plastic wing is available in yellow, whit and black colors, features mounting holes for quick installation and mounting hardware is also included.

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VP-PRO appointed ABT-Hobbies as Australia distributor

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VP-PRO have announced that ABT-Hobbies is the new VP-PRO distributor for Australia. VP-PRO is back in Australia where ABT-Hobbies will provide its entire products range on the Australia market.

VP-PRO clutch assembly tool

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VP-PRO have introduced the new clutch assembly tool to simplify clutch spring removal and installation. The large spindled handle is machined from high quality aluminium black anodized for a comfortable grip while the tip is made in steel. This tool helps to make a daunting task as easy as a turn of the wrist. Simply slide the end of the tool over the crankshaft of any size nitro engine, guide the spring hook under the clutch spring and rotate the handle counter-clockwise to lift the spring out of the groove in the clutch nut. The clutch shoe and spring will slide off the flywheel pin when you pull the tool off the crank. The VP-PRO  clutch assembly tool comes with a cap.

VP PRO 4-shoe clutch set

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Coming from VP PRO is the 4-shoe clutch set. Easy to assembly, it is designed to make the engine power output more linear and smoother which will provide best traction, vehicle drive abilty and low fuel consumption are guaranteed. The clutch set includes a steel clutch bell, aluminium flywheel, aluminium clutch shoes, steel flywheel nut ,3 kinds of springs and other associated parts. Available with the steel clutch bell teeth from 13T to 17T made of superior metal to ensure its quality.

VP-PRO MP9 carbon fiber upgrade parts & exhaust mount wire

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VP-PRO have introduced new carbon fiber upgrade parts for the Kyosho MP9 TKI series and a tuned pipe mounting wire. VP-PRO features all carbon parts for MP9 and MP9E including front and rear shock towers, center upper plate, front upper plate and radio tray, all cut from high quality carbon fibre. Also new is the flexible tuned pipe mounting wire. Using this tuned pipe mounting wire you can give your tuned pipe a little ‘flex’, so it will survive hard crashes more easily. The flexible tuned pipe mounting wire comes with a stopper to secure the fixing.

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