AVID introduce 1/10 CF option parts

See: AVID Racing Concepts

AVID have introduced new carbon fibre option parts for the Team Associated, TLR, Yokomo, XRAY and Tekno 2WD and 4WD buggies in the form of carbon fibre wing buttons and carbon fibre wing mount braces. First up are the wing buttons. The wing buttons are made out of 100% carbon fibre and they are available in one-piece, a cool alternative to the commonly used wing buttons and in the usual shape for the B6.1, B64, 22 5.0, YZ-2, YZ-4, XB2, XB4, and the EB410 buggies. Also new are the carbon fibre wing mount braces. This DIY (Do It Yourself) product is a fun mod to create a carbon sandwich on your B6.1 wing mounts to keep them from permanently bending after a hard crash. The setup includes everything you need except for the drill.

More photos here

KO Propo EX-RR ST2 2.4GHz radio

See: KO Propo

KO Propo have introduced the new EX-RR ST2 2.4GHz 4-channel radio. Based on the EX-RR radio, The EX-RR ST2 radio features a new angle sensor which was particular about the durability and the feeling of operation for both steering and throttle. It prevents deterioration of durability and operational feeling due to wear, which can be said to be the problem of contact sensors. Along with smooth operation feeling by smoother sliding, the new sensor realize high durability that is approximately 100 times compared with the prior sensor. Therefore, the best feeling of operation can be maintained for a long time and in addition, the new sensor outputs a more linear signal to the transmitter.

Continue reading here

T-Work’s MP10 brass A & B rear hub inserts

See: T-Work’s Products

T-Work’s have introduced new brass rear hub inserts for the Kyosho MP10. Machined from high-quality brass, the parts come laser-engraved for easy identification. The heavy duty hub inserts lower the MP10’s overall centre of gravity for improved performance. The A & B rear hub inserts are available as pair.

Team Associated, Reedy & Factory Team track banners

See: Team Associated

Team Associated have introduced new banners for Team Associated, Reedy and Factory Team. These new banners sport a bold design and they are available in vinyl (black background) and cloth (blue background) versions. The vinyl banners come in 48’x24′ while the cloth banners come in two lengths, 48’x24′ and 96’x24′.

More photos here

Tekin GEN3 motor ceramic bearings

See: Tekin

Tekin have introduced new ceramic ball bearings to squeeze even more performance out of their GEN3 motors. Extremely low friction and precision manufacturing provides a noticeable increase in motor RPM output while lowering drag and increasing efficiency.

JQ Racing appoint Scott Walker as UK Team Rep

See: JQ Racing

JQ Racing continues to expand and establish team representatives to better assist with their growing worldwide team and for this purpose they have announced that Scott Walker has been appointed as Team representative for UK. Scott Walker has been racing for JQ for 4 years within the UK and Europe. He will be working with the current drivers in the UK and also he will also start helping to establish team reps in mainland Europe to assist JQ’s team drivers in the various countries there.

“Scott has been a great brand ambassador for JQRacing and we look forward to working with him in this exciting, challenging new role.”

7075.it MP10 aluminium rear hubs

Source: 7075.it

7075.it have introduced new aluminium rear hubs for the Kyosho MP10. Machined from high-quality 7075 T6 aluminium, the parts come black anodised while a hard-coated surface treatment ensures great durability. The rear hubs are compatible with the standard eccentric inserts and bearings.

RCParts appointed as New Zealand distributor for Ultimate Racing

See: Modelix Racing

Modelix Racing have announced that RCParts have been appointed as Ultimate Racing distributor for New Zealand. Mark Johnston from RCParts has the following to say:

“RCParts.co.nz is proud to add Ultimate Racing products to our product line up. We are always looking to bring racers in New Zealand high quality products to enhance your race weekend! Ultimate Racing line of products will achieve this goal and we look forward to seeing the products at the local races in NZ.”