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LRP lost Sanwa distribution

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Sanwa have announced that their distribution contract with LRP expired on June 30, 2017. Based on Sanwa’s list of distributors, LRP would have been replaced by HOECO for the Germany, Austria and Switzerland distribution. Nevertheless, LRP have announced that they were able to stabilize their sales during the preliminary insolvency proceedings and in addition, they have implemented further restructuring measures, in particular personnel adjustments. This information was confirmed by LRP General Manager Jürgen E. Lautenbach who also added:

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X-Factory UK appointed UK distributors for Carisma Racing

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X-Factory UK have announced that they have been appointed as the new UK distributors of the Carisma Racing range of competition race brand vehicles in UK. Among products in stock, X-Factory UK have the latest revision of the 4wd 1/10th scale off road buggy, the 4XS 2017 Spec. Many more exciting new releases due for release later in 2017. For more information on the Carisma Racing products and the rest of their brands then please visit www.xfactoryrc.co.uk or see their Facebook page too.


Absolute Hobbyz looking for dealers

Our good mates at Absolute Hobbyz have reached out to us for prospective new dealers in N.America for the following product lines that the successful enterprise carry: HB Racing, Team Orion, Novarossi, Top & Rex, GHEA, KO Propo, Fioroni, EDS Tools, AHZ and XTR.

Interested dealers should adhere to the following instructions; first create an account on Absolute Hobbyz, THAN, click here to submit your dealer enquiry.

Not forgetting that the team are fully stocked up with all HB Racing products and parts incl. Buggy, Truggy and E-Buggy!

JQRacing appoint sales rep for latin America

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JQRacing has been relatively absent from South and Central America, but having great success in the Caribbean over the past couple of years. Now it is time for JQRacing to expand to all of Latin America with the hiring of a new sales representative who is fluent in Spanish, English, and Gibberish. Keenan K White is a long time RC enthusiast, passionate about the hobby, nerding out on all the forums daily, living, breathing, the RC life. Originally from Bermuda, now living in the Dominican Republic, his location is optimal for managing the Central and South American markets.

Interested dealers distributors and drivers can reach Keenan at whiteedition@jq-products.com

“We are looking to build JQRacing teams in every country that races RC Cars. Please get in touch with Keenan today!”

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Team Orion appointed Absima as distributor

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Team Orion have announced that the German company Absima will be their new distributor in the area of Germany, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg and The Netherlands. Absima will use their distribution strengths in Germany, Austria, Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxemburg to make the World Championship winning products of Team Orion available to every dealer and hobbyist.

Team Orion is sure that ABSIMA is the right partner to strengthen the product supply and brand image of the World Championship winning brand in the mentioned area.

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VP-PRO appointed ABT-Hobbies as Australia distributor


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.

HotRace Tyres appointed new UK distributor

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RC-PitBox have announced that they are now the Official UK distributor for off-road tyres from the Italian tyre manufacturer HotRace Tyres.

“HotRace have a fantastic team of top drivers from across the world using the superb quality Off-road tyres and RC-Pitbox and HotRace are looking forward to establishing  the HotRace brand in the UK, offering these top quality, european made tyres to the UK market.”  

Contact Info@rc-pitbox.com for trade information.

6MIK new French XTR distributor

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6MIK have announced that they are the new French distributor for XTR. The range of silicone oils (in 80ml and 150ml bottles) from the growing Spanish company that already sponsors David Ronnefalk is available now.