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Pro-Line Racing introduce 4 SC tires pre-mounted

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Pro-Line Racing have announced that the Trencher X, Badlands, Sling Shot and Street Fighter tires for Short Course trucks are now available pre-mounted on Raid removable hex wheels. The Trencher tires are designed to give your Short Course truck optimal traction on just about any surface. Realistically shaped treads give your short course truck a scale look while offering ridiculous amounts of forward bite. The tall tread will also offer traction in many different terrains and deliver durability that is second to none. The Trencher X improves on the original with extra width and even more stump pulling traction.

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Pro-Line Fugitive 2.2″ buggy rear tires

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Pro-Line Racing have introduced the new Fugitive 2.2″ rear tires for 1/10th Buggy. Ty Tessmann used the Fugitive to win the 1/8th World Championships in Italy and the same technology is now available to you in a smaller size. The Fugitive was developed to be the longest lasting race tire ever produced while still being quick and agile. Pro-Line’s Fugitive tire sets the standard for wear and performance with a whole new design philosophy – small, tightly packed pins that can handle the abuse of being run on concrete. The Fugitive 2.2″ tire comes standard with Pro-Line’s long-lasting closed cell foam insert. When combined with Pro-Line’s incredible S3 compound for high grip tracks, the Fugitive easily has the best performance to cost ratio of any Pro-Line tire making it perfect for many European style outdoor tracks.

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6MIK Barracuda & Blaster Silver compound 1/8th Buggy tires

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66MIK have added the new Silver compound to the Barracuda and Blaster tires for 1/8th Nitro Buggy and E-buggy. The brand-new compound formula has been specially created and developed by the official 6MIK Racing team to be used on Astroturf and Carpet surfaces. The Silver rubber provides a great traction and precision to the car in these high grip conditions.

Pro-Line Fugitive 1/10th Buggy coming soon

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Pro-Line Racing have released some images of the forthcoming Fugitive tire for 1/10th Buggy. Already available for 1/8th as well as the 1/5th scale vehicles, the Fugitive was developed to be the longest lasting race tire ever produced while still being quick and agile.Detailed images and more information about it should become available very soon.

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Pro-Line Electron 2.2″ 1/10th Buggy front tires

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Pro-Line Racing have introduced the new Electron 2.2″ front tires for 2WD and 4WD Buggies. The Electron shares close family ties with Pro-Line’s popular ION tire with the iconic dirt grabbing center tread and futuristic styling. The Electron features connected tire tread technology to improve traction and wear on even the most abrasive of indoor track conditions. The square center pins laid out between the connected tread provide consistent forward and side bite even when the track gets dusty. Test drivers are amazed at the precision steering and super-fast corner speed that the Electrons provide. The tires come with closed cell foams.

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6MIK Magma 2.0 1/8th buggy tire

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6MIK have introduced the new Magma 2.0 tire for 1/8th Buggies and E-buggies. Design for hard packed, low traction tracks in mind, the Magma 2.0 tire features 3320 pins to offer a great driving precision with a gain of steering without losing rear-end stability. The new carcass is based on the Barracuda tire but Improved to insure a great precision, a limited centrifugation effect and provide better cornering ability. The pins are triangle-shaped while their size and space between each other is optimized to provide the best ground surface as well as clearance compromise. In the middle features perpendicular free space lines to assure maximum traction while the pins en the sidewalls offer more grip in corners. The X inter-pins design provides more control and traction even if if track is a bit dusty. 

6MIK Magma 2.0 coming soon

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Coming soon from the French company 6MIK led by Sebastien Leonard is the Magma 2.0 tyre. No information about the new tyre for 1/8th buggies have leaked in the wake but detailed images and information about it should become available very soon.

Pro-Line Prism 2.0 2.2” 4WD carpet front tyre

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Pro-Line have introduced the new Prism 2.0 2.2” carpet front tyre for 4WD Buggy. The Prism 2.0 features a new carcass shape that provides more steering in low speed corners and more forgiveness and stability at high speeds. The second-generation Prism features the same iconic hook shaped pins that you have come to know, and love combined with Prism shaped pins for incredible forward grip. Pro-Line engineers have perfected the carpet compound options of Z3 (Medium) and Z4 (Soft), which have been developed specifically for the needs of Indoor Carpet racing. The Prism 2.0 4WD Front tire perfectly pairs with Pro-Line’s Prism Rear tire for ideal carpet racing performance.

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