Truggy News

No changes for the XRAY XT8 in 2018

XRAY have announced that the XT8 kit will remain unchanged for the 2018 race season. The team had great success in 2017 claiming many wins around the globe including the ROAR National title. XRAY will continue to test and develop the XT8 platform, and they have some new performance parts that will be released soon to expand the tuning options for the truck. The XRAY team will start the 2018 season at the upcoming Dirt Nitro Challenge event in Arizona, and will continue to support the XT8 while working towards further improvements.

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HB Racing D817T Pro Combo

HB Racing have introduced the D817T Pro Combo including the D817T 1/8 nitro competition off-road truggy plus the addition of a CRF 7 port .21 engine and tuned exhaust. The D817T starts with a tough 7075 aircraft aluminum chassis that black anodized. It’s symmetri- cal for better balance and more consistent jumping and cornering. And it’s strategically machined to decrease weight and balance the flex characteristics. A one-piece CNC engine mount holds the engine in place on the 7075 alloy chassis. A complete competition 3-shoe clutch is included, along with sintered brake pads and double ground brake discs for fade free braking and consistent brake feel. Fully adjustable brake/throttle linkage is standard, as well as a racing fuel tank with stone clunk, and a lightweight foam air filter. A convenient covered electronics box allows easy removal for cleaning and mainte- nance, and easy access to servos.

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SWORKz S35-TE Electric Truggy kit

SWORKz have introduced their first E-Truggy called the S35-TE. Based on the latest 1/8 S35-T nitro truggy chassis design, The S35-TE use the same transmission system as the S35-3E E-buggy. The new S35-TE Truggy suspension design use stronger nylon materials and front ackerman steering system is derived from the S35-T Nitro Truggy while the new front shock tower design allow you to change the front upper angle positions easily.

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SWORKz S35-T Nitro Truggy kit

SWORKz have introduced the new S35-T 1/8 Nitro Truggy kit. Based on the S35-3 Nitro Buggy, the S35-T is the evolution of the S35-T project and the result of SWORKz passion for racing and race development. The S35-T comes in standard with many SWORKz Factory Team option parts which provide strength and performance. The S35-T features a longer T-7075 aluminum L.F.C (Lower Friction Coefficient) chassis allowing to use 15-75g balance weights.

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HB Racing E817T available in September

HB Racing have announced that their new E817T 1/8 Electric Truggy will be available world wide in September. The E817T brings World Champion Race DNA to the expanding electric truggy class. HB team drivers checked off race proven features from the E817, D817T and D817 to create a durable electric truggy with speed, durability, and ease of maintenance. It’s optimized for electric power and has all of the newest features and updates. Most of the tuning parts are compatible with existing HB Racing buggies and truggies, so spare parts and option parts are readily available.

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HB Racing E817T – Available to Pre Order

HB Racing have announced that the new E817T 1/8 Electric Truggy is now available to pre order. The E817T was developed to help expand the Electric truggy class. It blends the race proven features of the E817 and D817T to create an electric truggy with speed, durability, and easy maintenance. Compatibility with existing HB kits make it easy to get replacement and option parts, and the support of the HB Racing Team for set-up sheets and tips from top team drivers. The E817T comes in kit form, and includes a clear Pro-Line Enforcer body and Trifecta lexan wing.

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SWORKz S35-TE 1/8 E-truggy coming soon

SWORKz have released a first teaser image of the forthcoming S35-TE 1/8 E-Truggy kit. No details are known yet but we will bring more information on features, specifications, photos and a release date as soon as possible.

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HB Racing E817T E coming soon

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HB Racing have released a first official teaser image of their forthcoming E817T E-truggy. No details or information are available but it should be a mix between the Euro champion E-buggy, the E817E and the D817 nitro truggy. We expect full details and more images will be available soon.