19 November 2014 16:26 by Mike
AKA has released an innovative new online track data base app to aid in tire selection for tracks all over the world. The tire recommendations come straight from the world championship winning race team and is constantly updated. It’s easy as typing in a track name and hitting enter to see the exact tread patterns and compounds to keep you hooked up in most 1:8 and 1:10 chassis.
CLICK HERE to find the tire of choice near you!
19 November 2014 16:23 by Mike
The annual Pierrefeu GP in the South of France was held recently, and NEMO Racings Darren Bloomfield was on hand to give the local French stars a good challenge. This race has been a fixture on the race calendar for many years, and usually attracts a good entry with some of the best drivers in France and Europe in attendance. While Reno Savoya was ultimately crowned the winner, NEMO Racing reflects back on the event and Darren’s impressive run against his French challengers. Read more…
19 November 2014 11:33 by Phil
Are you sitting down ? Good, prepare to be excited by XRAY’s new ‘high-torque’ hard silver clutch springs – OK they’re not actually made from silver sadly, so don’t go melting them down into rings or tiny pieces of cutlery… In all seriousness, the optional harder springs engage later, giving you more options to fine tune your buggy! [Part #358589]
19 November 2014 10:46 by Phil
18 November 2014 17:21 by Mike
When travelling to a new track, there is nothing worse than travelling hours and hours to show up and find your car has the worst possible setup for that particular track. Not to mention the overflowing notebooks it takes to keep track of all your setup changes, specific track setups, and notes. All of that is a thing of the past, as Dialed Setups is born! Dialed Setups is an online site and mobile app for racers of all skill levels to share their setups, tips, tricks, and more. Read more…
18 November 2014 17:17 by Mike
REDS Racing is thrilled to announce the re-signing of Elliott Boots for the 2015-2016 racing seasons. This will be Elliott’s 2nd and 3rd consecutive year with the team.
Elliott stated, “I have been very pleased with the fantastic support from Reds Racing in 2014, on and off track. The engines have been so good this year and with the personal track support from Mario and Marco which has been fantastic. Looking forward to 2015/16 with REDS Racing”
18 November 2014 17:13 by Mike
This past weekend hosted the 1/10 Electric Portuguese Championship finale. XRAY’s Miguel Matias headed into the final already claiming the 2wd buggy championship title, however, the 4wd class title was still up for grabs. The biggest threat to Matias in the championship, Bruno Coelho, was away at the IFMAR Onroad World Championships in Thailand. This made for a relatively easy win for Matias, gaining his second Portuguese 1/10 Championship title for 2014.
18 November 2014 17:08 by Mike
17 November 2014 18:24 by Mike
Team Associated drivers looking for a mid-motor alternative to the trusty T4 stadium truck are now in luck! The highly-anticipated Centro CT4.2 conversion kit is now available stateside via RC10.com. Designed specifically for very high-traction surfaces, the Centro CT4.2 Mid Motor conversion for the T4.2 features a hard aluminum one-piece chassis, and molded gearbox and bulkhead assembly that positions the motor in front of the rear wheel centerline, creating a centralized weight balance. Additional tuning possibilities are available with Centro’s range of optional accessories, including front bulkhead brass weights, front bulkhead brace, and carbon-fiber cross brace. Read more…
17 November 2014 18:21 by Mike
Alpha has released a teaser of their newest creation today, dubbed the ‘Dragon II’. Word is that this new engine features an all-new carburetor, designed for easier, and more consistent tuning and idle. In addition the new engine is said to have improved overall power and speed, and is wrapped in fresh new packaging as well. Stay tuned for more details coming soon.