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TBR 4.0 Buggy Spec engine revealed


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Italian company, Team Bianchi Racing has introduced their new engine, the TBR 4.0 Buggy Spec. The TBR 4.0 is the evolution of the TBR 3.0 and in this new version TBR has revised phases and the carburetor in order to obtain a better delivery throughout the range of use. The engine is provided with a metal or ceramic rear engine bearings. In addition to the style TBR performance it is also concerned and that’s why the engine with the same specifications is available in 5 different editions: Black Edition, Azure Edition, Red Edition, Green Edition and Gold Edition so every driver can match its color edition that best suits him.

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O.S. Speed 21XZ-B spec. III engine announced


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O.S. have released some info about the successor of the O.S. Speed 21XZ-B spec.II, the new Speed 21XZ-B spec. III at the Shizuoka hobby show. The Speed 21XZ-B spec. III features a newly designed crankcase and piston and cylinder and its displacement still remains at 3.49 cc (and not as 3.46cc like the Speed B2101). The engine head is 5mm lower than spec.II for lower gravity. Last improvement, the 3-port exhaust makes air flow effective after combustion. It will be available alone or as a combo with the T-2060SC (EFRA2042) tuned pipe. Shipment start in August.

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REDS Gen2 venturi

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REDS Racing have released a new set of venturi for the 3.5cc off-road engines. The off-road Gen2 venturi guarantees improved fuel mileage and higher torque. The innovative design improves carburetor fluid dynamics for a even better tuning stability. The Gen2 venturi is available in 6.0, 6.5, 7.0  and the brand new 7.5 mm diameters.

RC Concept MC5R nitro engine

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RC Concept have introduced the new MC5R nitro engine. After 5 months of testing with the team drivers, Reno Savoya and Lee martin the french company designed the ultimate engine for all demanding drivers with reliability and performance in mind when RC Concept have developed this engine. The results are more runtime, more reliability, and more power. Reno Savoya used the MC5R and ended 6th at the recent IFMAR Worlds Warm Up in Las Vegas.

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Sonic announce SB.21-5T engine


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Sonic Nitro Engines have announced the release of their latest engine, the Sonic SB.21-5T competition off-road engine. All components of the SB.21-5T have been made from the finest materials to ensure high durability and reliability. Equipped with a 5 ports sleeve and a CNC machined flat piston, the engine provides great power over the entire RPM range while having a very efficient fuel consumption which can be crucial in the finals. The 14mm turbo crankshaft is equipped with two high density weights to improve the overall balancing and filled with a silicone insert to reduce the inertia and improve the fuel flow. The special back plate, the optimized crankcase and the “knife edged” aerodynamic connecting rod help even more to reduce turbulence inside the engine. A special super lightweight cooling head ensures best heat dispersion to keep the engine temperature at a moderate level. High quality Swiss ball bearings, a dust protected front bearing, a modern composite valve carburetor and venturis in 6.5mm, 7.0mm and 8.0mm made of aluminium complete this new high competition engine.

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Ielasi Tuned itd.21-7cl Buggy engine

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Ielasi Tuned have introduced the new itd.21-7cl Buggy engine. This engine was created for all kind of drivers, from beginner to professional, but always with novarossi quality and warranty from Ielasi tuned assembly. After the success of the itd.21-4cq, the buggy engines line increase with the itd.21-7cl Buggy. It is a completely new long stroke version with a 14mm crankshaft with read paste, a new carburetor and new cooling head 60mm. You can choose between standard steel bearing and modified (spec.) with rear ceramic bearing.

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6MIK launches Optima SLR5 engine

6mik optima SLR5

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As we had already announced here, French manufacturer 6mik has just introduced his new Optima SLR5 engine. After several months of development in total secrecy, 6mik drivers and developers guided by their leader Sebastien Leonard worked on the development of a 1/8 high-performance off-road engine for the most demanding pilots, the SLR 5 engine!

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New 6mik Optima engine?


During the second round of the French championship this past weekend, the 6MIK team were spotted running an Optima engine based on Team Orion rather than REDS. The choice of this change can have several causes: Having its own engine that will evolve according to the wishes and testing done by the team or take distance with Reds whose 6mik was the first distributor in France but also chooses one more French distributor, FDL to ensure the distribution. To be continued…

O.S. announce Limited ‘Gold Edition’ 21XZ-B spec II engine

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O.S. Engines of Japan will be releasing a VERY limited run of only 100 Gold Edition engines to celebrate the company’s 80th anniversary, expect huge demand for this one of a kind engine and pitlane bragging rights if you get one!

Available from June 2016

#1217B  O.S.SPEED 21 XZ-B spec.II  Gold edition combo set with T-2060SC (EFRA 2042, made in Japan) | #1217C  O.S.SPEED 21XZ-B spec.II  Gold edition without muffler

Novarossi Drake Special Edition .21 engine

Adam Drake Special Edition 5 Off 4

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Novarossi Direct USA introduces the Adam Drake Special Edition 5 Off .21 engine. The Drake Special Edition is derived from the Novarossi Clio P5 which it takes almost all components except a larger crankshaft (14,5mm vs 14mm) and a black cooling head with a specific and customized labeling in the name of Adam Drake. The Novarossi Drake Special Edition is only available at Novarossi Direct USA here.

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