Race for Your Lives report


See: Track Time Hobbies

This past weekend we held our annual Race for Your Lives event. Racers from as far as Arizona made the trek to Track Time Hobbies to race on the latest layout made with some of the most consistent dirt on the west coast. Reno, NV is the home of Track Time Hobbies where racers are welcomed with illuminated pit spaces, additional shelving and a wide open clean pit area to enjoy their r/c racing. 10 minutes from major hotel and casinos, great restaurants and evening activities gives the traveling racer a full rounded event to attending any Track Time Hobbies event easy and fun.

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JConcepts Space Bars 1/10 tyres


JConcepts have introduced the new Space Bars tyres for 1/10 buggies. The 2.2” tyre is designed for the popular indoor track conditions where the surface is mostly built of clay soil. The Space Bars came about after a meeting between Jason Ruona, Brian “Dirt” Kinwald and Spencer Rivkin about the evolution of mid-motor vehicles, large jump conditions and the continued search for the ultimate indoor tyre.

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The off-road Track, the first indoor dirt track in Switzerland


See: Indoor Bike Park Pfäffikon

Good new for our friends from Switzerland: The Indoor Bike Park Pfäffikon hosts now  a new RC permanent track, the off-road Track! Since his opening, over 50 drivers from all over Switzerland have made their first laps on the new track. This clay track built by Pascal Jutz, Michel Guggisberg, Roman Fitzi, Simon Moratz and Romeo Grass and Daniel Iff has a technical layout and can be used by both 1/10 and 1/8 E-Buggy. On 12.11.2016 and 13.11.2016 the Swiss Championship will be held on the track.

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Tanner Denney TQ & win at JBRL Rd7


See: Reds Racing

Last weekend was held the round 7 of the JBRL at Fear Farm Raceway home of the Dirt Nitro Challenge in Phoenix, Arizona. REDS Team driver Tanner Denney managed to TQ over Mike Truhe and win the main by 21 seconds in front of Billy Fischer in second and Truhe in third.

Laszlo Kiss-Orban keeps hungarian E-Buggy title



The last round of the Hungarian 1/8 E-Buggy National Championship was held in Apaj, Hungary on a new track built this summer. Laszlo Kiss-Orban came to the track with a massive 20 points advantage and he was able to win the final round and so keep the hungarian E-Buggy title for the 2016 season.

Micha Widmaier joins Nosram


See: MW RC Cars

Nosram distributor MW RC Cars have announced that german driver Micha Widmaier will be joining their Racing team. Micha will use Nosram products in 1/10 and 1/8. Here is what Micha has to say:

” I am very happy with the products from Nosram. They have very good performance and work perfectly together with my SWORKz cars. With MW RC Cars as Nosram distributor I have a perfect support. I also want to thank CS-Electronic for the last years.”

Widmaier & Zünd win at Leonberg Indoor Race



Last weekend was held an Indoor Race in Leonberg, Germany. For his the first race with SWORKZ, team driver Micha Widmaier showed his speed and TQed in 2WD and 4WD. In the 4WD finals Widmaier continues his momentum and takes the win in front of Max Hesse in second and Marcus Lübke in third. The 2WD finals saw Sven Zünd take the win from Widmaier and Aaron Münster, second and third respectively.

Papanikolaou wins Greek Nats finale


See: Sigma Racing Tires

The 5th and last round of the Greek National championship was held at the Zorri RC Track last weekend. In the qualification rounds Alex Anapoliotakis took the overall TQ but in the main final he will fail to advantage of this benefit and in the end Giannis Papanikolaou managed to took the win.