Harley Yoshii doubles at Northwest Gold Cup

Source: Yokomo US (Facebook)

The 2019 Northwest Gold Cup was held at the Tacoma RC Raceway in Tacoma, Washington. Harley Yoshii (Yokomo/Muchmore Racing/JConcepts) was the man to beat. He took the overall TQ and Win both the highly contested 2wd and 4wd Modified Buggy classes. The young and talented driver Dalton Pierce (Yokomo/Muchmore Racing) finished 2nd and Tyler Miller (Team Associated) in 3rd in 4wd. In 2wd, Mikey Brown (Yokomo/Muchmore Racing) came in 2nd and D.Pierce in 3rd.

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Bendiksen & Kaerup introduce a new race format for RC Kongen Series

RCKongen in Søndersø, Denmark, has a successful winter race series for 10th scale buggies. Over the years manager, Kim Bendiksen, has tried different regulations and formats to try to develop and promote RC racing in his area. RC Kongen’s Winter Series is well-known for its friendly environment, his sportsman class with 13.5 2wd buggy, limit of 1 set of control tires for the event, and Open class where you can run whatever car you have.

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T-Work’s car & shock stand

Source: T-Work’s Products

T-Work’s have introduced a new car and shock stand for 1/10th and 1/8th vehicles. The car stand is 150mm in length and comes with eight machined holes to hold the shock absorbers during refilling. Machined T-Works logos on the sides lower the overall weight for more convenient carrying while two foam strips prevent the chassis to slip and scratch.

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Team Corally Python XP 6S -E-buggy coming soon

Source: Team Corally

Team Corally have released a teaser image of the forthcoming Python XP 6S -E-buggy. No information about the new kit have leaked in the wake but detailed images and information about the vehicle should become available very soon.

Drake, Westergaard & Saxton win at JBRL Nitro Series Rd7

Source: JBRL “Jimmy Babcock Racing League” (Facebook)

The seventh round of the JBRL Nitro Off-Road Series was held at the at Pro-Line Raceway in Banning, California, attracting more than 160 drivers. In the Open Truggy class it was Adam Drake (Mugen Seiki/O.S.Engines/Pro-Line Racing) with the win from Anthony Westergaard (TLR/O.S.Engines/Pro-Line Racing) in 2nd and Stephen Bess (Kyosho/Maxima Engines) in 3rd.

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Bernadzik & Beale win at RCRA ManUp & 1/8 off-road Queensland State Titles

Source: Team Beale Racing – TBR (Facebook)

This past weekend was held the RCRA ManUp & 1/8 off-road Queensland State Titles at PHDR in QLD, Australia. In the Nitro Buggy class it was Alex Bernadzik (Team Associated/O.S.Engines/JConcepts) who set the TQ while Jackson Beale (Mugen Seiki/O.S.Engines/Pro-Line Racing) took the TQ in Nitro Truggy after five close qualifying rounds. A.Bernadzik was able to convert his TQ into a win in the 45-minute Nitro Buggy final over Craig Laughton (HB Racing/O.S.Engines) in second while Caleb Noble (Mugen Seiki/REDS Racing) came in third.

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AKA Pro multi tip tire punch

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AKA have announced an update to their popular tire punch. The all new Pro multi tip tire punch features a new cantilever design to increase punch pressure and reduce hand fatigue. The redesigned handle has plastic cover on the lower handle to more comfortably fit your hand. The mulit tip rotating head offers sizes from 2mm to 4.5mm and has a convenient waste box for the discarded rubber.

Ryan Maifield wins at JBRL Nitro Series Rd7

See: Mugen Seiki Racing

The seventh round of the JBRL Nitro Off-Road Series was held at the at Pro-Line Raceway in Banning, California. The event attracted more than 160 drivers and in the Expert Nitro Buggy class it was Carlos Arredondo Jr. (Tekno RC/Blok Engines/AKA) who set the overall TQ. Unfortunately C.Arredondo Jr. had some early tumbles and went from first to last on the first lap. He was able to come back through most of the pack to come all the way up to fourth but unfortunately he had a mechanical failure and was unable to finish. Ryan Maifield (Mugen Seiki/Maxima Engines/JConcepts) brought home the win from his teammate Adam Drake (Mugen Seiki/O.S.Engines/Pro-Line Racing) in second and Anthony Westergaard (TLR/O.S.Engines/Pro-Line Racing) in third.