Serpent lightweight 1/8 rear wing

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Serpent have introduced new light weight rear polycarbonate wing for 1/8 buggies and truggies. Designed by Billy Easton, the rear wing is made from a strong 1mm clear polycarbonate. It feature large sideflaps for stability, maximum surface for the wing itself with 7 fins / ribs to add to the stability of the wing with a lowered left and right section with additional ribbing to guide the air towards the side-dams and guerney for added downforce and stability.

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Cradock’s How to Videos: strip, clean and rebuild your MP9 diffs

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How to Strip, Clean and Rebuild your front, centre and rear differentials in a Kyosho MP9? Watch the video, Mike Cradock will tell you how to do.

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Bergonzoni RSV4 coming soon

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See: Bergonzoni Group & ShowGame

Bergonzoni in collaboration with ShowGame have announced that the new RSV4 1/8 buggy is coming soon, on 12 December 2016. After months of testing, test study, Bergonzoni arrived to the production and sale of this buggy reborn from the past from a great predecessor. In fact, its predecessor was at the World in Las Vegas… several years ago. The RSV4 is born exclusively for competition and it has the following main features:

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2017 Reedy Race control tire announcement

2017 Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions

See: Team Associated

The Reedy Race have announced that Pro-Line and JConcepts will continue to be the official tire and insert suppliers for the 23rd running of the Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions. The following will be the only tire/foam combinations allowed at the event:

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JConcepts TLR 8ight 4.0 S2 body

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JConcepts have introduced the S2 body for the TLR 8ight 4.0. For the Worlds JConcepts has turn the page on some design aspects and stylize the TLR 8ight 4.0 with a completely new design. The S2 design, originally made popular for the 1/10th off-road crowd, had a lot of influence over this design. In a chat with chief drivers Ryan Maifield and Reno Savoya, the S2 was suddenly born and quickly prepared and debuted in front of a world-wide audience.

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ProTek R/C silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries

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ProTek R/C have introduced their new silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries. The silicon graphene HV LiPo batteries promise to give racers more of everything: lower internal resistance, improved efficiency with lower temperatures, better run time, double the charge cycles and increased voltage—dare we say faster lap times too!

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RDRP Xray 1/10 titanium shock mount

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Revolution Design Racing Products have introduced the Xray Titanium Shock Mount Set for Xray’s 1/10th scale off-road vehicles such as the XB2, XB4 and XT2. The 1-piece mounts are a direct replacement for the kit’s standard steel parts and they greatly reduce the overall weight thanks to the lightweight titanium material. With the lower weight in one of the highest areas of the vehicles the parts also improve the handling especially in high-bite conditions.

XRAY releases XB4’17 4wd buggy kit

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XRAY have introduced the all-new XB4’17 kit. Bruno Coelho made a stunning debut at the World Championship in Japan with his XRAY XB4, setting the TQ and winning the World Championship title!

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The XB4 is typical XRAY: ultimate professional, high-competition RC car for the most demanding racers, developed with attention to the finest detail, and backed by premium service & support…a luxury masterpiece.

  • Functionality
  • Highest quality
  • Highest performance
  • Easy to service
  • Easy to set-up
  • Long wearing
  • Strength and durability
  • Ingenuity
  • Smart design
  • Premium materials

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