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O.S. Speed ‘Gold’ turbo glowplugs


O.S. are hitting the Worlds hard! Following up the announcement of their unique-looking low profile B2102 engine the Japanese engine manufacturer has announced a heap of new ‘bling’ gold plated turbo glow plugs… O.S. tell us that the new turbo glow plugs are gold plated not for style reasons but of course performance – one wouldn’t […]

Worlds Flashback: 2008 Atsushi Hara


Continuing the nostalgia-fest on NeoBuggy we cast our minds back to the 2008 IFMAR Worlds in Charlotte, N.Carolina – scene of a victory that would go on to shape 1/8 Offroad for years to come – Atsushi Hara winning the first 1/8 Buggy World Championship he attended. Hara and the Hot Bodies D8 turned out […]

JConcepts B6 & B6D Finnisher aluminum wing buttons


JConcepts have introduced Finnisher aluminum wing buttons for the Team Associated B6 and B6D. In the 1/10th off-road world a securely fastened wing is critical during qualifiers, main events and those all important long practice sessions. With the release of the Team Associated B6 and B6D, JConcepts is quick to offer an all aluminum wing […]

DKT introduces “Davide Ongaro – Las Vegas WC 2016” 3-shoe clutch set


See: DKT DKT have introduced new 3-shoe clutch set called “Las Vegas WC 2016” a special edition dedicated to the young Italian top driver Davide Ongaro. The special package contains: two flywheels, the first made in Ergal 7075 and coated hard to increase the durability, the second with a higher mass than the first one change […]

Hitec X4 AC Pro AC/DC 4 Port Multicharger


Building on the popularity of our X4 AC Plus, Hitec have decided to take it up a notch with the introduction of the X4 AC Pro high-performance, microprocessor-controlled charger/discharger with extensive battery management capabilities. Capable of operating on 100 – 240 volts AC household current or from an 11 – 18 volts DC power source, […]

New AKA Supersoft longwear compound is now available


French distributor Racing Experience have introduced the new AKA Supersoft Longwear compound. The Supersoft Longwear compound offers more constant performance and also a longer lifetime : it is often up to 3 times of life! The performance stays also more constant throughout the final. Supersoft Longwear I-Beam and Impact types are already available in glued […]

RDRP B6/B6D carbon fiber battery plate


See: Revolution Design Racing Products Revolution Design Racing Products B6 Carbon Fiber Battery Plate. Its design matches the stock dimensions but the construction of carbon fibre and aluminium makes for a more dramatic appearance compared to the standard composite plastic part. The lightweight plate allows to shift the battery pack forth and back to fine-tune the […]

Dynamite Reaction HV LiPo battery packs


See: Horizon Hobby Horizon Hobby expanded their range of Dynamite Reaction with the new High Voltage LiPo battery packs. The Dynamite High Voltage Reaction have a higher overall voltage per cell (4.35V vs 4.2V) which translates into faster and longer run times than regular LiPo packs. These are the perfect batteries for 1/10 to 1/6 vehicles. […]

Kanai unearths 15 year-old ‘low profile’ cooling head prototype


Perhaps in a thinly-veiled ‘I was there first’ response to this morning’s rather ‘high profile’ release of OS’ new ‘low profile’ B2102 engine, Yuichi Kanai posted his own take of the low profile design, albeit 15 years ago when he was World Champion with RB. Despite getting it made and anodized his signature green colour, […]

JBRL Electric Rd7 report


See: Team Associated This past weekend the team headed down to San Jacinto, CA for the seventh round of the JBRL Electric Off-Road Series. With just over 150 entries, the crowd was set for an exciting day of racing. In qualifying, Jake Mayo and Nick Wautlet put in solid runs on the changing track conditions, but […]