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Yokomo YZ-2T 2WD Racing Truck kit

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Yokomo have introduced the new YZ-2T 2WD Stadium Truck kit. Based on the design of the current World Champion YZ-2 platform, the YZ-2T comes with a longer hi-grade aluminum chassis adding stability, along with a wider stance designed specially for the racing truck class. The YZ-2T features longer front and rear shocks for increased jumping, landing, and handling characteristics, along with wider shock mounting locations designed and tested specifically for the YZ-2T. Yokomo have developped new graphite steering Ackerman plate was designed specially for the YZ-2T’s longer front suspension arms. New battery hold down system makes it very easy to replace batteries, while also allowing the battery to be moved forward or backward in a 40mm range. The YZ-2T features also a new electronic mounting tray to provide strength and securing the ESC and receiver, as well as easily being removed for cleaning or maintenance.

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Losi 22S ST 2WD brushless RTR

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Horizon Hobby have introduced the new Losi 22S ST 2WD brushless Ready-to-Run stadium truck. Based on the Team Losi Racing 22 race platform, the all-new Losi 22S ST RTR has taken the performance and durability of the 22 platform and maximized it to become the ultimate Ready-to-Run performance stadium truck. The 22 platform is a legend in the radio control racing world and this new Losi version was engineered to place you in the a-main at your local track or give you the upper hand when dominating the backyard or neighborhood streets. A powerful Dynamite brushless system provides an insane amount of speed and power that’s completely manageable with the aid of AVC (Active Vehicle Control) technology. The get-up-and-go of the 22S is easily handled by the race-inspired suspension of the championship winning 22 race platform.

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Team Associated RC10SC6.1 & T6.1 Team kits

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Team Associated have introduced the RC10SC6.1 Short Course Truck and the RC10T6.1 Team Stadium Truck kits. First up is the RC10SC6.1 Short Course kit. Based on the RC10T6.1 platform, the RC10SC6.1 Team Kit features many great advantages already learned through the development of the RC10B6.1 and RC10T6.1. The RC10SC6.1 shares key components with the RC10B6.1, RC10B6.1D, and RC10T6.1 Team kits, making it easier than ever to run multiple classes at the same time. Like the RC10T6.1, the RC10SC6.1 has new features such as an easy-access differential with height adjustment and an all-new slipper assembly.

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Serpent Spyder 2wd RTR Monster Truck

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Serpent have introduced the Spyder 2wd RTR Monster Truck. This big wheel Monster Truck with his realistic looking body features a strong and durable power system offering amazing torque and top speed.The Spyder MT suspension comes from Serpent competition range of vehicles and is made to last. The long big bore shocks and long durable suspensions arms allow superior handling in both on and off road use. The Spyder MT comes with the DragonRC 2.4 GHz digital transmitter to manage all the power.

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Team Associated RC8T3.1 Team Kit

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The RC8T3.1 has been overhauled with the latest upgrades from Team Associated. Many of the same winning features of the B3.1 have been integrated into this latest generation of the Team Associated T3 platform. The updates make the truck easier to drive, more consistent lap after lap, and are sure to make the new T3.1 a winner under any conditions. The Area 51 engineers refined the suspension framework while also increasing durability and consistency on the track. An expansive line of option parts allows the RC8T3.1 to be tuned for specific driver demands and varying conditions.

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Team Associated RC8T3.1e Team Kit

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Team Associated have introduced their latest generation of the 1/8 electric truck, the new RC8T3.1e Team Kit. The RC8T3.1e has been overhauled with the latest upgrades from Team Associated. The updated components make the truck easier to drive and more consistent in any race condition. The Area 51 engineers refined the suspension geometry while also increasing durability and consistency on the track. An expansive line of option parts allows the RC8T3.1e to be tuned for specific driver demands and varying conditions.

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Team Associated ProSC10 RJ/Rockstar & AE Team RTR trucks

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Team Associated have introduced the ProSC10 2WD Ready-To-Run truck now available in two body schemes: the RC replica of the truck driven by RJ Anderson in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series and the AE Team. The ProSC10 features a rear motor short-course chassis that utilizes many of the same parts from the widely successful RC10SC5M platform. Adjustable aluminum big bore coil-over shocks, a sealed-gear differential, and heavy-duty CVA driveshafts are all features that come standard on the ProSC10.

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Traxxas VXL 2WD RTR vehicles

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Traxxas have introduced three new VXL 1/10 2WD RTR vehicles in the form of the Bandit VXL buggy, the Rustler VXL Stadium Truck and the Stampede VXL Monster Truck. First up is the Bandit VXL buggy. It is a low-slung, lightweight speed machine that’s rocket fast on pavement and rips incredible roost off-road. Bandit VXL is a driver’s machine that will put your skills to the test with its mind-blowing top speed and lightning quick handling response.

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