Thoughts On ’15 The Dirt Nitro Challenge (29 comments)

_YB_8302The Nitro Challenge 2015: A Melting Pot of Competition and Exhaustion Article by Stephen Bess The RC industry is better for having The Dirt Nitro Challenge in it. There’s simply nothing else like it. Several pros said that the DNC is “the RC world’s Daytona 500,” or is “the RC equivalent of Woodstock/Bonnaroo.” People come […]

Pro-Line releases the ‘Fuel Stick’ (22 comments)

Proline Fuel StickThe Pro-Line Fuel Stick is finally here, but in VERY limited quantities! Used in Ty Tessmann’s dominating performance at the 2014 IFMAR Buggy Worlds, the Fuel Stick is designed as a no expense spared successor to the original Pro-Line Fuel Gun. The Fuel Stick is the result of months of development by the Pro-Line team […]

FX officially releases K5 DC engine (7 comments)

v_full release 01FX presents the new high-competition 1/8 offroad racing engine K5 DC. The new K5 engine is based on the ultra-successful 5K engine and brings all the refinements and improvements based on the experiences collected from the previous racing seasons resulting into European vice-Champion title. The new K5 features new sealed combustion chamber with larger surface […]

Pro-Line at The DNC ’15 (5 comments)

IMG_0946One of the most talked about new products at this year’s Nitro Challenge is Pro-Line’s Fuel Stick,  the description of which sounds like that of an exotic supercar — fast, rare, and expensive. We sat down with Pro-Line’s Daniel Adams to gather the details.  He told us that the Fuel Stick’s expected release date (the first batch […]

LFR unleashes Tekno EB48 ‘Assassin’ (2 comments)

EB48 AssassinFinding the right set up is key, and at times can be over looked when it comes to choosing the right body. LFR says, “The choice is the Assassin.” With design help of team driver Chris Giraldo, Leadfinger carries over this great design and offers it now for the popular Tekno EB48 electric buggy.   […]

XRAY XB4 ‘extra stiff’ Alu chassis (0 comments)

xlauXRAY’s new ‘extra stiff’ 3mm XB4 alu chassis is CNC-machined chassis made from high-quality 3mm Swiss 7075 T6 aluminum, strategically machined in low-stress areas to make it as light as possible without affecting strength or rigidity. Designed and recommended for use at high-traction tracks without graphite front and rear top deck. The 3mm chassis increases […]

Limited Edition Tessmann O.S. Speed (0 comments)

Tessmann EngineTy Tessmann tore up the track at the 2014 IFMAR 1/8 Scale Off-Road World Championships running an O.S. Speed Tuned B2101 engine tailored to his winning specs. Now O.S. makes that same setup available to other drivers — in the Ty Tessmann Limited Edition Speed Tuned B2101. The Limited Edition B2101 features the same tuned pipe, manifold and carb restrictor used by […]

AE expands Factory Team diff fluids (0 comments)

AE Diff OilsThe line of Factory Team Silicone Diff Fluids has been expanded and now offers even more viscosities to choose from, helping you dial in the optimum performance for your racing application. Additional weights are 4K, 6K, 15K, 80K, 200K, 500K and 1M, and will serve to complement the already extensive line. Factory Team Silicone Fluids […]

FX announces new K5DC engine (0 comments)

v_fx k5 dc_new_v5 full releaseGreat news for all FX offroad fans, the new K5 engine is based on the ultra-successful 5K and brings all the refinements and improvements. The new K5 comes in DC version which means it has diamond coated crankshaft and ceramic bearing and will be available as a separate engine or in a great value combo […]

JConcepts ‘Silences’ the AE B44.3 (0 comments)

JC B44 SilencerJConcepts, out to Silence the competition, debuts new Silencer body design for Team Associated B44.3 vehicle. The JConcepts design team has spent many hours in development with leading team drivers to develop a new high-speed style body, specifically for the latest circuits. One of the most recognizable items, the Silencer body style, has now been […]