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Project 17.5 Racer: Associated B5M

Words & Photos by Stephen Bess Building A 17.5-Class Maestro So Associated released the B5M mid-motor car approximately, er, mid year 2014 (appropriately?), and along with its rear-motor B5 brother, both have made a huge splash in the 1/10-scale 2wd electric buggy market.  With indoor season upon us, I decided to build a B5M and […]

JConcepts ‘Fins’ the TLR 22 & 22-4

JC Fin Turnbuckles

JConcepts is titanium with the introduction of the new TLR 22 and 22-4 Fin turnbuckle sets, designed specifically for style, durability and performance. The base of the shafts’ design is centered around a .143” titanium hex size which gradually tapers down into a 3.5mm thread base design which accepts the TLR HD ball-cups. The focus […]

New multi-driver from ZZRacing

Multi Purpose Driver

ZZRacing has just released their newest multi-purpose driver. This driver features a brand new design with an aluminum handle. Inside the handle you will find 6 different spring steel drivers including a 1.5mm hex, 2.0mm hex, 2.5mm hex, 3.0mm hex, philips screwdriver and slotted screwdriver. This all-in-one tool clears space in your toolbox, and provides […]

MCCD Christmas Race in Paris 2014

MCCD Christmas Race

The 14th edition of the famous ‘Christmas Race’ is getting set to be held in Paris, France on December 12-14, 2014. This exciting carpet offroad event is hosted by MCCD, and is only a short trip down the road from major tourism including the city of Paris, Disneyland, and more. The event features both 2wd […]

David Ronnefalk confirms Kyosho exit


A halloween nightmare for Kyosho as their #1 Star European driver and two-time European Champion David Ronnefalk confirms his departure from the Japanese outfit, bringing a decade-long association between driver and company, five of which were spent as factory driver. Ronnefalk’s time with Kyosho saw him blossom rapidly from a promising protege nurtured by engine […]

TLR’s Nats winning 22 hinge pin brace

TLR Brass Block

TLR has just released the highly anticipated 35g brass hinge pin brace for the 22 mid-motor series vehicles. This option part has been spotted on team drivers vehicles for quite sometime. A variation of this brace has been available through aftermarket companies, but now the official TLR brace has arrived. The added weight over the […]

XRAY balances XB8 with brass nuts

Brass Nuts XB8

XRAY has just released their optional brass M15 adjusting nut for the XB8 capturing pivot balls in front steering blocks. The additional weight nuts are more than 3x heavier than standard aluminum adjusting nut, and provide a great way to tune and adjust weight balance on your buggy. Sold in sets of 2. Source: XRAY

Haasbroek leads JQRacing to RCX win

JQ win in South Africa

The fourth round of the RCX was held at Meyerton Raceway located about 50km south of Johannesburg, South Africa. Overnight rain affected conditions so it would be a damp start to qualifying. Qualifying saw JQ-Racing/REDS/AKA driver Miguel Haasbroek take TQ and manage to post an overall time 13 seconds faster than anyone else. Tiaan Oelofse was […]

JC goes round with new FlexFit hat

JC Flexfit Hat

JConcepts has your apparel needs covered with the introduction of the new gray on black round bill FlexFit hat. Available in S/M (6-7/8”- 7-1/4”) and L/XL (7-1/4” – 7-5/8”) sizes, the JConcepts hat is aesthetically pleasing, sporting a large, powerful, puffy, embroidered JC front logo. Hats are premium fitted by Flexfit, made in a durable […]

Arrowmax’s new LiPo safety bag

Arrowmax LiPo Bag

Arrowmax has just introduced their updated LiPo safety bag for charging and storing LiPo batteries packs. This stylish bag is made from fire-resistant fabric and is designed to minimize the harm to your pit table and surrounding areas in case a LiPo pack goes boom for whatever reason. Large velcro straps keep the lid and […]