Ty Tessmann to leave HB Racing? (4 comments)

neo-1838-x3-22014 IFMAR World Champion Ty Tessmann looks increasingly likely to  be heading towards a long-rumoured exit from HB Racing. Tessmann has spent his entire career with HB, a decade-long career which has been punctuated by numerous ROAR National titles, multiple Worlds podium finishes and countless race victories. The story of Ty’s departure appears to stem from the change in […]

JQ’s Silly Season analysis: Maifield to Mugen…& more (1 comments)

sillyseasonOk, been thinking about this post for a while now, been a bit hesitant to post. Had some info which was hush hush, had a lot of questionable info, but now, after weeks, I have heard things from so many places, and so openly, that it’s time to do a pre-silly season analysis. Soon you […]

JQRacing announce $150 000+ contingency program for 2017 (1 comments)

jqteamSee: JQRacing For the new 2017 season JQRacing have decided to give back to the JQRacing drivers worldwide. JQRacing have set up a contingency program for everyone running a JQ car, not only for the sponsored drivers. So anyone racing a JQ Racing buggy has a chance to win cash money, or store credit to go […]

Silly Season Part II – Tyre Wars (1 comments)

pro-line-electroshot-tyres-3Yesterday JQ covered the silly season as far as cars were concerned. Today I figured I would cover the 3 US tyre brands. The big boys are playing musical chairs it seems. ProLine I have seen this before. You know how PL won 4 or 5 WC in a row? Yes they have a great product, […]

HB Racing Team need you! (1 comments)

hb-racing-join-the-teamSee: HB Racing HB Racing is looking for dedicated, hard working racers that want to take their race program to the next level. Multiple levels of sponsorship mean there’s a variety of spots open on the HB Racing team… from club racers to World Champions. And there’s a clear path to the top, with the right […]

Kyosho Australia appoint Ben Sterling as Team Manager (0 comments)

kyosho-australia-ben-sterlingSee: Kyosho Australia Kyosho Australia in conjunction with Australian importer Hobbies Australia have appointed Ben Sterling as Team Manager for the 2017 season. Ben has been in the industry for 16 years so we feel he is a good pick to take on this role. We are taking a different approach for 2017’s racing team and we […]

Bryan & Oscar Baldo join TLR & Horizon Hobby (0 comments)

baldo-tlrAfter creating a surprise leaving Mugen and Modelix Racing after many years of partnership, Bryan and Oscar Baldo have announced that they signed with TLR and Horizon Hobby. The Baldo brothers will use the 8ight 4.0, the 8ight 4.0e and maybe now they will also run in the 1/10th class. Bryan and Oscar have the […]

JConcepts RC8B3e Strike 2 body (0 comments)

jconcepts-rc8b3e-strike-21JConcepts have introduced the Strike 2 for Team Associated RC8B3. The Strike 2 body samples elements from its famous relative to the Finnisher and Silencer bodies a slightly refined image. The foundation for the design of the “finger” on the front of the pod increases mid-corner steering while a complete wicker section was added to […]

Martin Bayer doubles at Raybeck Cup (0 comments)

raybeck-cup-podiumSee: XRAY The Raybeck Cup took place last weekend in Raybeck Arena in Letovice. In 2WD Martin Bayer took the overall TQ and in the finals Bayer won the two first A-mains and took the overall win in front of Kája Novotný and Aleš Bidovský. In 4WD, four drivers were fighting for TQ but the […]

Team Magic B8ER “ARR” version (0 comments)

team-magic-b8er-arrSee: HRC Distribution Team Magic have introduced the B8ER “ARR” version. The B8ER comes factory assembled by Team Magic and comes with many aluminum parts like the chassis, shock towers, steering linkage plates, chassis stiffener, motor mount and shocks. it is equipped with fully adjustable turnbuckles rod, rubber sealed ball bearings and HRC BullDog tyres. […]