ROAR says “NO!” to new 1/10 wheels (4 comments)

No No NoROAR has announced today that the “new style” 1/10 wheels and tires (AKA EVO Series and Pro-Line VTR Series), are in fact illegal for competition use at ROAR sanctioned events for the remainder of 2014. While the organization has not ruled them out for eternity, this ruling does rule them out for the upcoming ROAR […]

Unter der Haube: Jörn Neumann (2 comments)

EUR_5127Jörn Neumann (Germany), 23 – 4WD Euros Chassis: Team Durango DEX410 V4 Motor: Orion VST2 ESC: Orion R10.1 Pro Battery: Thunder Power Tyres: JConcepts Barcodes (Control) Radio & Servos:Futaba 4PKS-R / Futaba Body: Team Durango Notes: No notes, but sponsors! Team Durango, Team Orion, Pro-Line, Thunder power, Arrowmax, Futaba, Muchmore, Stickit1, special thanks to Gerd Strenge

McBride the Aussie Buggy Champ (1 comments)

mcbrideThe 2014 Australian Buggy National Titles is in the books with 179 of Australia and New Zealand’s best drivers doing battle for the title. Kyosho sensation, Kyle McBride, would cruise his way to victory with the onslaught taking place behind him. Kyosho/Max Racing driver, Aaron Stringer, struggled in qualifying but was able to bump up […]

ProTek’s new nitro engine warrior (0 comments)

protek engineProTek R/C has joined the nitro race with their all-new 321B “Samurai” Off-Road 3-Port engine! The “Samurai” is ready to lead you into battle – a samurai, by definition, is a noble, powerful warrior willing to serve his master – with a short-stroke, turbo head, rear ceramic bearing and legendary, easy-to-tune carburetor, it’s easy to […]

Tekno adjustable hinge pin brace (0 comments)

teknoAfter extensive testing and support from our customers we have designed a new rear hinge pin brace that produces a lower roll center to improve traction and stability in all conditions.  The new brace allows vehicles to square up better coming out of corners and provides easier on-off-power transitions.  It is compatible with all of […]

Carson’s ‘Aileron’ body now available! (0 comments)

AT4_9790A month ago at the 2014 ROAR Nationals out in rural Hutto, Texas, Mugen Seiki’s factory driver Carson Wernimont showed off his custom entirely self produced body by him and his father  Russ. The body features bold styling features and pronounced sidepod details which Carson says helps stability significantly as well as traction compared with […]

Power Star’s trio of servos (0 comments)

vp_servosVP Pro’s servo brand ‘Power Star’ have released three new types of digital brushless servos, (even though the image shows 4?!), count your lucky stars then! They all feature plastic shell and are fitted with stainless steel and titanium gears throughout for strength, the three types are available in a choice of four rather ‘loud’ colours […]

Lodz Expo to host indoor carpet event (0 comments)

IMG_9529Organisers behind a new event next year sent us a bit of info about their track and an international 1/10 Offroad carpet event they are planning to hold next year in Lodz, Poland. The 800 sqM track is located in the EXPO building in the city, photos showing older layouts and jumps however the team have […]

XRAY XB8 front anti roll bars (0 comments)

xb8antiXRAY have released three new front end option steel anti roll bars for their XB8 buggy. “These optional anti-roll bars offer different anti-roll stiffness adjustment so that you can fine-tune the set-up of your chassis with maximum finesse. The anti-roll bars are laser-engraved for easy and instant recognition. Black color.” #352492 XB8 Front Anti-Roll Bar […]

Nut it up with Arrowmax (0 comments)

arrowmax nutsArrowmax RC has just released their unique new battery thumb nuts. These nuts are made up of light weight aluminum, and designed to replace stock original plastic thumb nuts. These battery thumb nuts feature a unique design that is a nice change from the traditional aftermarket nuts we are accustom to seeing, and provide extra […]