See: X-Factory UK
X-Factory UK announces a new body from Azarashi, designed with Azarashi distinctive cool styling for the Yokomo YZ-2. The new ‘Fascia’ body retains its smart and sharp appearance whilst maintaining controllable handling characteristics and an excellent front to rear balance, featuring a mid car style rather than concentrating on extreme cab forward styling for enhanced steering only. Made from 0.5mm lexan to be lightweight. Available August, 2015.
See: X-Factory UK
VP-PRO has released their new HongNor X3 body, designed for the X3 1/8 buggy. The new tightened design is intended to reduce weight while maximizing stability. The lightweight body is made up of high quality 1.0mm clear Lexan polycarbonate material, and is available now.
VPPRO is proud to release their latest body shell for MBX7 1/8 offroad buggy. The new body is designed to look good and provide a good sense of balance to the car, which in turn adds stability. The body features a steep front windshield design that provides maximum airflow to the engine’s cooling head. The body is produced of high-quality Lexan polycarbonate, and is available now.
Upgrade RC is celebrating the 4th of July with a 27%-off sale. Why 27% off? Because Upgrade ain’t your average decal, skin and custom casuals company. And since 25%-off is just average, Upgrade decided to drop a 27%-off discount on your head.
Visit their website at www.upgrade-rc.com and fill your shopping cart with the coolest decals and custom apparel you can dream up. Use coupon code iD42015 through next week, but don’t wait too long — this discount will be finished not too long after the fireworks stop.
Ryan Maifield’s cars are always the first place to look for any new Jason Ruona bits n’ bobs, and at the weekend’s Alabama Manufacturers’ Shootout, the JConcepts factory driver failed to disappoint as he turned up with a brand new ‘Finnisher named’ 1/8 truck body – suiting the TLR 8ight truck, as well as a new lexan rear wing we believe.
(we haven’t seen it before!) Actually turns out we have, Maifield ran it at Silver state and at NeoX.
The body comes just in time for the ROAR Gas Offroad nats which take place in just over two week’s time in Chico, California at Silver Dollar RC Raceway. Stay tuned for more details in due course.
VP-PRO has released their latest body creation, this time designed for the HongNor X3 1/8 buggy. The body features a sleek and low-profile cab forward design that is intended to reduce body weight and maximize stability and speed. The body is made up of high quality 1.0mm clear Lexan. While VP-PRO has clearly put clever thought into the design, the same cannot be said for the name of the body as it has been given no catchy title, but instead simply labeled the ‘CB-HNX3-CL’ body.
The JConcepts design team has spent many hours in development with leading team drivers to develop a new high-speed style body, specifically for the latest circuits. One of the most recognizable items, the Silencer body style, has now been designed for perfect fit and finish on the Kyosho ZX6 buggy.
The main pods are lightly chamfered front and rear allowing plenty of paint and decal access. The end result has the body looking extremely low-profile with heavy JConcepts edginess and appeal. The Silencer is capped off with a cock-pit “shark fin” for more high-speed tracking stability and increased roof stiffness.
Pro-Line’s Protoform brand has announced the release of their fisrt body for 1:10 scale rally and short course trucks the ‘PFRX Rallycross’. An oversized rally-style front grille, exaggerated fender flares and sport-compact sedan design give the PFRX an unmistakable look. The PFRX Rallycross is a direct fit on the Traxxas® 1/10 Rally VXL and Team Associated ProRally, but will also fit short course trucks such as the Pro-Line PRO-2 SC. To use on your Slash®, Slash® 4×4, or other short course truck, you will require the appropriate Pro-Line Extended Body Mounts and may require additional body trimming and/or bumper modifications.
JConcepts is here to support the re-emergence of stadium truck with a Finnisher body which drop fits on to the TLR 22-T 2.0 racing truck. The #0291 body incorporates pre-dimpled locations for the hottest new truck on the circuit. The slight cab forward, raked windshield and aggressive stance highlight a performance oriented core. A revised front hood scoop allows plenty of clearance for the unique 22-T geometry while smoothing out the front down force area. Front chin spoiler, headlight and grill protect the front-end from unwanted up-drafts during flight while the supplied decals detail stand-out like an 18 wheeler.
Like the ROAR National Champion Hi-Flow SCT body, the Finnisher body has built-in air escape passages which allow the customer to fine-tune the body for maximum outdoor performance. The new body includes the high performance gurney spoiler which increases rear grip and balances the handling characteristics of the aggressively styled body. Recently, at the 2015 Cactus Classic, Ryan Maifield used the Finnisher body on the 22-T and won over a stacked field of competition. 1/10th stadium truck racing is back, JConcepts style.