Tyres News

Pro-Line introduces S compound for 1/5 tyres

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Pro-Line have introduced the S compound for Fugitive and LockDown 1/5 tyres. The Fugitive tyre is based on the tyre that Ty Tessmann used to win the 1/8 Buggy World Championships. It was developed to be the longest lasting race tire ever produced while still being quick and agile. The Fugitive tyre features small, tightly packed pins that can handle the abuse of being run by heavy 1/5 machines.

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6MIK 1/10 ‘Ultra’ closed cell foam inserts

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6MIK have introduced new ‘Ultra’ closed cell foam inserts for 2WD and 4WD buggies. It was developed especially to improve performance, comfort and precision while the special inner profiles provide softness and always stay centred on the rim. The ‘Ultra’ closed cell foam inserts are available for rear and front of 2WD and 4WD buggies.

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Pro-Line Invader 1/8 Buggy tyre

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Pro-Line have introduced the new Invader tyre for nitro Buggy and E-buggy. The unique interlocking cross-shaped Invader pins down the center of the tire delivers the hour-long A-Main tread life racers desire, while the small, flexible pins on the side provide incredible grip on a variety of surfaces. The Invader tire feels super smooth and accelerates and brakes incredibly straight giving you an advantage in close racing conditions. The Invader tyre is available in M3 (Soft), M4 (Super Soft), S2 (Medium) and S3 (Soft) compounds. 

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Sneak peak of the new Pro-Line Invader tyre

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Ty tessmann has released a sneak peek of the newest Pro-Line’s rubber creation named Invader. The tyre features a long wear tread pattern and his tread design mixes diamond pins and micro pins near the sidewalls. The Invader is developed for high grip and abrasive surfaces and provide a super smooth drive.

6MIK Weapon 2.0 1/8 tyre

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6MIK have introduced the Weapon 2.0 tyre for 1/8 buggy and E-buggy. The Weapon 2.0 is made to provide comfort, long lasting and consistent performance. To achieve this the 2.0 is based on the Barracuda carcass preventing the tyre from excessive ballooning while making for a comfortable handling at the same time. The tread sports 2016 mini-pins, big in the center and becoming smaller towards the sidewalls. The mini-pins arrangement makes the car more predictable while the pins aren’t close to the sidewalls to do not give too much grip on extreme corners. All these caracteristics make the Weapon 2.0 tyre ideal for all abrasive surfaces and rough tracks where comfort is the driver’s main concern for a whole final duration. The Weapon 2.0 is available in pairs now.

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6MIK Weapon 2.0 tyre teaser

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6MIK have released a teaser image about their forthcoming Weapon 2.0 tyre for 1/8 buggy. The first version of the Weapon tyre provides great traction and long life while his characteristic pin design improves grip and precision. His favorite field is bumpy tracks where it offers leading performances.

Pro-Line Badlands SC pre-mounted tyres

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Pro-Line have introduced the new pre-mounted Badlands SC tyres for the Traxxas Slash 2wd. The Badlands SC tyre offers motocross style tread with huge, long-lasting lugs giving it the looks and performance that have won over bashers across the globe. The Badlands tread design is made for the die-hard motocrosser in you. Its oversized grass and dirt shredding lugs offer you the ultimate in performance under all-terrain type conditions. The lugs are designed to ensure longevity while spitting up the surface below. Made from soft yet durable M2 compound, the Badlands tyres are mounted on Split Six 2wd front and rear Slash wheels extremely durable.

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Schumacher Cactus Fusion 4WD front buggy tyre

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Schumacher Racing have introduced the new Cactus Fusion 4WD front tyre for 1/10 buggy. This new tyre is a specialist carpet tyre, especially designed for the front of 4WD buggies to give great traction yet not be too aggressive on high grip surfaces. The tyre will be the new 4WD front tyre for the EOS and has been made to exacting requirements for championships such as these. The Cactus Fusion 4WD front tyre is available in yellow, blue and silver compounds and also pre-mounted on rims.

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