Save BIG at AMain Storewide SALE!

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Hop on over to AMain.com for a weeklong sale celebrating AMain’s fresh, new website and logo! Save 10% on all orders over $120. Plus, customers can enjoy $10 off single orders over $50—that’s a 20% savings. Both deals require a special coupon code, which can be only be found by clicking the link below. The $10 off coupon can only be used once per account. The 10% off coupon can be used all weekend long, so if you forget something, no worries: Head back to AMain.com and get what you need. Make sure to shop at AMain.com between Thursday, Aug. 14 at 8:00 p.m. PST through Wednesday, Aug. 20 at 11:59 p.m. PST!

ProTek’s new titanium screw kits

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ProTek R/C has just released a comprehensive titanium screw kits for your favorite 1/10 and 1/8 racing vehicles. The titanium screw kits have been designed and tested in-house by AMain.com’s veteran pro drivers; made to stringent standards, ProTek delivers the highest quality products on the market. Whereas some other brands use aluminum or low-grade titanium, ProTek has searched for and found the best titanium material for R/C applications. The ProTek screw kits are also the most complete on the market; only-screws in high-stress areas are not included. ProTek also offers titanium screws in a variety of sizes, lengths, metric and standard (SAE) threads, so you can find exactly what you need. Add some style to your ride and save weight too!

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Cobra E-Truggy gets new option parts

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While only on the market for a short time, Serpent has just released a fresh batch of option parts for the new Cobra E-Truggy. The new option parts include a 7075 T6 aluminum chassis designed to stiffen up the truck, lightweight and durable alloy rear shock tower to replace the standard carbon fiber tower, and a new set of body mounts (found stock on the E-Truggy) that can be used on nitro powered Cobra Truggy combined with the new E-Truggy shock towers.

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Pro-Line announces Euro Challenge

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Pro-Line Racing is proud to announce the 8th running of the European Pro-Line Challenge. This year’s event will be hosted by the Mini Car Club St. Quentin in France, only a short distance from the Belgian border. The event welcomes 1/8 nitro and electric buggy racers, as many of the best drivers in the UK and Europe will do battle for the crown, all using the Pro-Line Bow-Tie X3 control tire!

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Weatherholt a ‘monster’ in Indiana

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This past weekend JCP RC Raceway in Edinburg, Indiana hosted the rain delayed 1st round of the Monsters of the Midwest Series. This race brought in many of the Midwests best drivers. In qualifying Derek Weatherholt managed to grab overall TQ just ahead Jimmy Vanderharr, Kyosho Driver Shane Racer and cousin Collin Weatherholt with his 2nd round run.

In the 30 minute main, Derek and his Nitro Pro fueled JQ Products White Edition got off to an early lead followed closely by Jimmy and Collin. Derek managed to lead every lap for the win over a hard charging field behind him.

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Gary Baird steals Irish Nats Rd.4 win

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Round 4 of the Irish Nationals took place this past weekend. It would be Gary Baird who captured the win after a long 45-minute final. Alan Scroggie crossed the line in second, with Bradley Baird finishing up in third. With four rounds and three different winners, the final round in Navan is set to be the ultimate showdown for the championship title!

Gosvig grabs Danish Nats Rd.5 win

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Round 5 of the Danish 1/8 E-Buggy Nationals was held in Hillerod this past weekend. The enormous track features a combination of technical rhythm sections, high speed straightaways, and a mixture of surfaces. XRAY’s Mike Gosvig walked away the winner of Round 5 after taking the A1 and A3 victories. Jan Hansen would finish up a solid second, with Rune Gustavsen taking the final step on the podium.

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JConcepts honeycomb B5 motor plate

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Having available option parts for a popular vehicle makes the hobby just that more fun and interesting. JConcepts has rolled out a sexy looking replacement motor plate for the popular RC10B5 and RC10B5M vehicles. With the evolution of race tracks, high flying jumps are becoming the normal obstacle. It’s inevitable that a driver will have a miscue and challenge the rear-end durability of the vehicle. Your racing friends over at JConcepts have taken a lot into consideration while designing and developing a replacement motor plate.


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2015 Dirt Nitro Challenge dates!

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Easily one of the most anticipated events on the international 1/8 Offroad buggy season, the Dirt Nitro Challenge returns for it’s 16th year, once again at the Fear Farm in central Phoenix with track building icon Joey Christensen and his band of merry men (Aaron, Curran) and lovely luscious Dirt ladies. Its one of those events that ranks as a ‘do before you die’ – a fairydust-like magic about an event that starts early everyday and finishes at ungodly hours experiencing every season’s worth of conditions in a 24 hour period.

The 2015 dates are: 18-22nd February

Stay tuned for more details.

JQ Limited ‘White Edition’ available

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THE JQRacing THECar White Edition, is now available as a Limited 100pcs Edition, with all white plastics. Only racers who purchase one of these kits, will be able to buy white spare parts. Order one here before they run out!

If you want a certain number, please mention it in order comments, and we will see what we can do. Otherwise, 1st come 1st serve, we are shipping out the kits in number order according to how we receive the orders! Please note you can only order the LE Kit in your order, if you want to order other parts, you have to place a separate order.

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