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Factory RC’s 22-4 shorty solution

TLR Battery Stop Factory RC

It’s no secret that converting the TLR 22-4 to a shorty battery pack is the ‘hot setup’ used by all the team drivers. The problem is finding a solid way to keep that shorty pack in place and secure. Factory RC has the answer to shorty pack racer prayers with their all-new TLR 22-4 Carbon […]

Team Shepherd joins the offroad race!


With it’s origins in true nitro onroad racing, Team Shepherd is ready to take the next step and enter the competitive 1/8 offroad market. The first offroad nitro car from the German manufacturer will be called Bull X8 with the nitro version release being planned for December, and the electric version following in early 2015. […]

More HB for Teemu Leino


Team HB is very happy to announce that Teemu Leino has extended his contract to drive for the HB racing team! I look forward to another season with HB-HPI Racing. They give me the best cars on the market for all my racing categories. Also, the team work is really great in Team HB. I […]

Absolute Hobbyz Black Friday sale


Our dear friends at Absolute Hobbyz are getting their act together early, the first in 2014 to announce the long-awaited Black Friday sale which kicks off in a week’s time. Hit up AbsoluteHobbyz.com using the code ‘BF10AHZ’ for a 10% storewide sale! Runs 27th  - 30th November. See www.AbsoluteHobbyz.com

Fast Race tire removal in 15 seconds

Fast Race Tire Remover

When it comes to 1/8 offroad, one of the most expensive aspects of racing becomes wheels and tires. Fast Race has just released their all-new ‘Tires CUT’ tool. This unique tool is and adjustable hand tool that allows you to cut away worn out tires from the rim. That means no more soaking in deadly […]

Kyosho’s new colored mud guards

MP9 Mud Guards

Kyosho’s Yuichi Kanai has released a first look at the growing lineup of MP9 colored plastics. In addition to previously released radio tray and accessories, Kyosho is getting set to release colored mud guards. These new guards are direct replacements for the stock black plastic guards, and will be available in  flo orange, flo yellow, […]

Jack Embling joins AKA for 2015

Jack Embling

AKA would like to welcome UK young gun, Jack Embling, to the team for the 2015 season! At 17 years young, Jack has already established himself as one of the fastest racers to hail from the United Kingdom. Look for him to make his mark at 1:8 and 1:10 off-road races this coming year. When […]

LMR’s new pit board takes to the sky

LMR Aeroboard

Lee Martin Racing (LMR) has released their new ‘Aeroboard’. This is a pit mat made up from Fibrelam, an aircraft grade flooring which is extremely light, exceptionally stiff, and provides a smooth surface for setting up your cars. The board is designed to fit both 1/10 scale and 1/8 vehicles, not to mention fits nicely […]

Pit side air with CowRC ‘Jet Blaster’

Jet Blaster

CowRC has released their new ‘Jet Blaster’. This hand held air blower is designed to replace the need for heavy air compressors, and long lines waiting to blow off your car at the track. The Jet Blaster is manufactured by one of the biggest name in electric dusters, Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner Company. Small enough to pack […]

AKA’s worldwide tire choice database

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  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 […]