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Team Associated Reflex 1/14 4WD RTR Buggy & Truggy

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Team Associated have introduced the new Reflex 1/14th scale 4WD Ready-To-Run buggy and Truggy. Both vehicles comes out of the box already assembled, with a Reedy Power brushless speed control and motor, high-torque digital steering servo, and 2.4GHz radio system. The adjustability offered by the turnbuckles, caster blocks, and rear hubs make the Reflex 14B and 14T ready for any terrain you can throw at it. Additional features include three sealed differentials, aluminum steering rack, and lightweight aluminum center driveshaft.

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TPro Looper & Magic Square 1/8 Truggy tyres

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TPro have introduced the new Looper and Magic Square tyres for 1/8 truggy. First up is the Looper which is based on the Looper Buggy tyre. The differents middle size square permutation are designed to suit in both clean or dusty and loose grip track conditions. The Looper’s design provides more steering, a fast steering response and great wear characteristics. Next up is the Magic Square tyre, also based on the Magic Square tyre for Buggy. The mini size square permutation has been designed to suit in both wet conditions or dusty and loose grip track conditions. The lightweight rubber provides traction, steering reponse and also great durability. Both tyres will be available soon pre-mounted on white wheels and in T3 or T4 compounds.

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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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Losi Tenacity-T 1/10 4WD truggy RTR

Horizon Hobby have introduced the Losi Tenacity-T 1/10 4WD Truggy RTR. The Tenacity-T is incredibly durable, fast and you can run it with the precision control of a Spektrum AVC system. It features a new four-pole 3800Kv brushless motor and ESC from Dynamite that help you reach speeds of 50+ MPH on 3S power. And not only does the Tenacity-T include full metric hardware for worldwide compatibility, it has a composite chassis with a bottom-loading battery tray to keep things quick and easy.

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XRAY XT8E conversion set

XRAY have introduced the all-new XT8E conversion set. Based on the ultra-successful XT8 using the XT8E conversion you will be able to easily convert your nitro truggy into an electric powered truggy. The XT8E as such features all the finest parts and the high performance pedigree of the XT8.

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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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