SWORKz S35-3/S350 clamping servo saver nut


SWORKz have introduced a new clamping servo saver nut for the S35-3, S350, Apollo and ZEUS. Machined from high-quality aluminium, the part is specially designed with a clamping design to make it easier to tighten the servo saver and make sure the spring adjustment will not change including when in high stress situations.

6MIK introduce Optima Silicone oils

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6MIK have introduced a range of high performance silicone oils. Made from 100% pure silicone oil, the special formula of the fluids provides more consistent damper action and more stable traction through the run. The 100ml bottle uses a flip top cap to insure no leaks during travel and it is labeled with a tag that shows the oil thicknesses in WT/CPS. The fluids are available as 10 to 90WT for shocks and 1000 to 300.000CPS for diffs.

Performa Racing Radical 540 Qualified Stock motors

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Performa Racing have introduced the new Radical 540 Qualified Stock motors for 1/10 vehicles. The Radical Brushless Stock motors have set new benchmarks in electric motor performance and have quickly become the motor to beat for high-level Spec racing competition. Spec class drivers can now take advantage of technology from the World Championship-winning Performa Racing development team. The all-new Performa Radical Stock motors deliver improved throttle response, higher efficiency, and more speed. These new motors are a clear improvement in the Stock racing classes. The Racing Radical 540 Qualified Stock motors are available in 10.5T to 21.5T winding versions.

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XRAY XB8 “Zero Rebound” shock absorbers


XRAY have introduced new “Zero Rebound” shock absorbers for the XB8 and XB8E. “Zero Rebound” shocks can be set to allow less rebound than standard shock absorbers, decreasing responsiveness and improving bump absorption on bumpy tracks. The special design of the shock body and upper cap allows the installation of a ribbed shock membrane on the top of the shock body instead of traditional installation into the upper cap. The installation of the ribbed membrane on the shock body allows excess oil to leak out, and along with a shock cap vent hole and adjusting screw allows the adjustment of the amount of air (rebound) until the desired zero rebound is achieved. The oversized big-bore shocks feature 18.5mm O.D. shock bodies, externally threaded with an adjustable collar for quick & easy spring preload adjustment. The shock bodies are coated in a titanium color and feature a 1-piece alu shock cap with vent hole.

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Jeffrey Halsema wins at Dutch 1/8 Buggy Nats Rd3

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The third round of the Dutch 1/8 Buggy Nationals was held at the RC Zoetermeer track last weekend. Jeffrey Halsema (Team Associated) brought home the win from the SWORKz duo of Wesley van Helmond and Jarno Pijpersin second and third respectively.

Oscar Navarro sweeps Madrid Buggy Regionals Rd4

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The fourth round of the Madrid 1/8 Buggy Regionals was held at the Automodelismo Tarancon track over the weekend. Oscar Navarro (Mugen) would sweep the race. O.Navarro set the overall TQ and took a commanding victory in the 45-minute nitro buggy final from Dani Vega (Team Associated) whilst Miguel Reyes (HB Racing) would take third four laps down.

Alain Sarafyan wins at Buyukcekmece track opening race


The new Buyukcekmece track held the opening race in Turkey this past weekend. In the E-buggy class it was Alain Sarafyan (XRAY) who set the overall TQ and took the win from Ilker Alarcin (Mugen Seiki) in second and Kadir Kahramaner (TLR) in third.

Yokomo Racing Performer off-road springs

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Yokomo have added five new off road springs to their Racing Performer product line up. The new line of springs consists of 3 front springs and 2 rear springs. The front springs are +1mm length to provide more flexibility and elastic feels in order to increase the cornering performance even in turning sharp. The rear springs are intended to offer better performance on high grip surface tracks.

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