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LMR T-shirt, Hoody & KangaWallaFox!

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Lee Martin’s LMR brand continue to impress us this time with a range of tshirts and hoodys they’re calling the ‘Hyper Star’ – boldly emblazoned with a star pattern front and rear with web address just above your bum, or in the photo’s case Lee’s lovely wife Liz’s!

Available now in small, medium, large, XL & XXL with t-shirts costing GBP 15.00 & hoodys GBP 25.00 each.

See LMR’s clothing page

Not content with keeping yourself and loved ones warm, LMR have also released open cell inserts for 1/10th Offroad they’re calling ‘KangaWallaFox‘ – Yes we don’t have a clue either…

“The Kangawallafox is described as a vicious nocturnal creature native to Australia, which is the result of the natural cross breeding between kangaroos, wallaby’s and foxes. Because of it’s highly vicious nature it will eat it’s competition as well as any other living organisms. Often seen only for a split second, whilst hunting its prey, jumping out in front of cars often to try and devour them.”

Sounds like Lee’s been eating a bit too much of his youngest’s (James) baby food!

See LMR’s New KangaWallaFox Inserts

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LFR unleashes Tekno EB48 ‘Assassin’

EB48 Assassin

Finding the right set up is key, and at times can be over looked when it comes to choosing the right body. LFR says, “The choice is the Assassin.” With design help of team driver Chris Giraldo, Leadfinger carries over this great design and offers it now for the popular Tekno EB48 electric buggy.

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CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE EB48 ASSASSIN!

XRAY releases XB8 Center Active Diff

XRAY Smart Diff

The unique XRAY Center Active Differential is a high-performance, adjustable gear differential that is designed to vastly improve the buggy’s speed and handling characteristics. The special design of the internal components, using different angled segments, allows the diff gears to engage on-power to increase forward traction and stability to make the buggy faster and easier to drive.

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Sanwa MT-4S 40 Years special edition

Sanwa 40 Years

In honor of the 40th anniversary of the company, Sanwa releases a special edition of the MT-4S! Therefore, the engineers upgraded the “M12 in small size” with new technical and visual features: The MT-4S 40 Years comes in a special black piano lacquer design with grip plates designed accordingly, while the steering wheel is made from aluminium. Two receivers are included – RX-471 Dual-ID and RX-472.

CLICK HERE TO SEE MORE!

FX officially releases K5 DC engine

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FX presents the new high-competition 1/8 offroad racing engine K5 DC. The new K5 engine is based on the ultra-successful 5K engine and brings all the refinements and improvements based on the experiences collected from the previous racing seasons resulting into European vice-Champion title.

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The new K5 features new sealed combustion chamber with larger surface for improved heat transition to the engine head, new redesigned lightweight engine head with improved cooling, new carburetor with new needles which help to improve easier carburetor setting and ensures more linear power of the engine and plenty of other refinements of smallest details based on improved manufacturing processes.

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AKA launches ‘Ultra Soft’ compound

AKA Ultra Soft Compound

AKA has introduced their all-new ‘Ultra Soft’ tire compound. The new compound is designed for low traction and cold weather applications. The compound is available in select 1/10 buggy, short course, and stadium truck tread patterns, with more coming soon!


Source: AKA

XRAY XB4 ‘extra stiff’ Alu chassis

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XRAY’s new ‘extra stiff’ 3mm XB4 alu chassis is CNC-machined chassis made from high-quality 3mm Swiss 7075 T6 aluminum, strategically machined in low-stress areas to make it as light as possible without affecting strength or rigidity.

Designed and recommended for use at high-traction tracks without graphite front and rear top deck. The 3mm chassis increases corner speed and overall stability – a “must have” option part for serious racers. Optional graphite body mounts are recommended for easy body mounting.

Limited Edition Tessmann O.S. Speed

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Ty Tessmann tore up the track at the 2014 IFMAR 1/8 Scale Off-Road World Championships running an O.S. Speed Tuned B2101 engine tailored to his winning specs. Now O.S. makes that same setup available to other drivers — in the Ty Tessmann Limited Edition Speed Tuned B2101.

The Limited Edition B2101 features the same tuned pipe, manifold and carb restrictor used by Ty to win the 2014 IFMAR Championships. Its T-2090SC pipe is paired with an M2002SC manifold whose added length increases torque in the low to middle range. The 5.8mm restrictor — not available on any other O.S. engine — matches what O.S. supplied to Ty for extending run time in competition.

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AE expands Factory Team diff fluids

AE Diff Oils

The line of Factory Team Silicone Diff Fluids has been expanded and now offers even more viscosities to choose from, helping you dial in the optimum performance for your racing application. Additional weights are 4K, 6K, 15K, 80K, 200K, 500K and 1M, and will serve to complement the already extensive line.

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FX announces new K5DC engine

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Great news for all FX offroad fans, the new K5 engine is based on the ultra-successful 5K and brings all the refinements and improvements. The new K5 comes in DC version which means it has diamond coated crankshaft and ceramic bearing and will be available as a separate engine or in a great value combo with muffler & manifold. Official release with all the specifications of the new FX K5 DC will be available soon.

Source: FX