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Losi 1/6 Super Baja Rey 4WD RTR desert truck

Losi have introduced their new 1/6 Super Baja Rey 4WD RTR desert truck. This beast is setting new standards with its scale detail and adrenaline-pumping 50+ mph speeds. If you’re craving the realistic handling characteristics like the big boys, the long travel solid 4-link rear axle and independent front A-Arm suspension, this truck will not disappoint you. Top it off with an authentic four piece body, full bodied roll cage, plus driver figures and this truck looks as wicked as it performs. Combine that with Spektrum AVC technology and you can SEND IT with confidence!

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Team Associated RC28T RTR 1:28 race truck

Team Associated have introduced classic RC10T stadium truck in small-scale size called RC28T RTR. The Team Associated’s 1:28 scale series is a new line of products that are designed to be FUN above all else, easy to use, durable, and provide an easy way to get into the RC hobby. The RC28T race truck allows you to drive this replica around the corners, over the jumps, and across the finish line! No wall outlet needed, just recharge right from the transmitter.

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XRAY unveil XT2 2018 1/10 Stadium Truck kit

XRAY have introduced their new XT2 2018 1/10 Stadium Truck kit.

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All-new 2018:

    • Recent EOS Champion and USA Champion platform
    • All-in-one concept includes specific parts to build the XT2 for particular track conditions on either Carpet or Dirt:
      – Both types of gearboxes and motor plates allowing positioning of the motor in lower position (Carpet) or upper position (Dirt)
      – Gear differential (Carpet) and ball differential (Dirt)
      – Two different hardness of suspension arms: medium (Dirt), hard (Carpet)
      – Two different rear shock towers: composite (Carpet), graphite (Dirt)
      – Both types of composite battery straps to fit two different gear boxes
      – Both types of composite mounts for upper brace to fit two different gear boxes
      – Composite gear cover to protect the gear box from dirt
    • New shorter front composite chassis front brace allows mounting of new graphite side guard brace to adjust front chassis flex
    • New graphite chassis side guard brace for increased stability and performance
    • New secure steering linkage mounting increases reliability of the steering assembly
    • New shock absorber lower shims give more precise shock shaft movement
    • New shock absorber O-rings for better sealing and shock performance
    • New suspension pin washers prevent the suspension pins from coming out, increasing reliability

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Team Associated MT28 & SC28 Fox Ready-To-Run

Team Associated have introduced two 1/28 scale off-road vehicles in the form of the MT28 electric RTR Monster Truck and the SC28 Fox electric RTR Short Course. The 1/28 scale series is Team Associated’s new line of products that are designed to be fun above all else, yet are lower cost, easy to use, durable, and provide an easy way to get into the RC hobby.

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XRAY XT2 2018 2WD Stadium Truck coming soon

Coming soon from XRAY is the 2018 edition of the XT2 2WD Stadium Truck. No information or feature is available but we are told that the new platform is scheduled to be release in November. Stay tuned for more information.

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Kyosho Outlaw Rampage Desert Racing Truck kit

Kyosho have introduced their new Outlaw Rampage Desert Racing Truck kit. The Outlaw Rampage brings a new dimension to R/C cars; incorporating real truck components in a 2WD scale truck. With a new chassis designed from the ground up, the underbody features double wishbone suspension on the front with a link system suspension on the rear in combination with the long stroke of high volume aerating oil shocks to deliver a standard of performance worthy of a 2WD trophy truck.

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Losi Tenacity 1/10 4WD Monster Truck RTR

Losi have introduced the Tenacity 1/10 4WD Monster Truck RTR. The TEN platform is now more accessible and affordable than ever—with easy-to-use features and the precise control of a Spektrum AVC system. The Losi Tenacity can reach speeds of 50+ MPH on 3S power. It’s tough, fast and built to last whether you’re bashing on the pavement or tearing across the terrain, wet or dry. You can even measure your speed with the optional speedometer that plugs into the included radio system. The Losi Tenacity 1/10 4WD Monster Truck RTR is available in white and blue body colours.

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Kyosho: the return of the legend

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Kyosho have released two video showing (so to speak) two new vintage re-release. In the first video, the Kyosho’s fans will have recognized the chrome wheels and the cage of one of the most emblematic buggies of the 80’s, the Javelin. In the second video we might think it was USA-1. What do you think?

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