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Blaze RC DK4 1/9 4WD Desert Rally vehicle

Blaze RC have introduced their new DK4 1/9th scale 4WD Desert Rally pre-assembled chassis kit. The car utilises professional-grade parts with the plastics being made by Xray and many of the drivetrain components being machined using S2-grade spring steel material. The 4WD vehicle features a fully adjustable suspension with threaded aluminium body bleeder cap shock absorbers, left/right turnbuckles and it makes use of a 3-diff drivetrain for exceptional traction in a variety of track conditions. The weight balance is adjustable by using a centre-front of centre-rear motor setup and aluminium suspension mounts as well as carbon fibre chassis parts and shock towers round out the package. Included in the rolling chassis kit are also large diameter block tread tyres on black multi-spoke rims and the kit is complete with a Desert Rally truck body shell as well as an optional buggy lid that allows to easily convert the truck into a race-inspired performance buggy.

Features:
– Adjustable chassis flex
– Adjustable chassis balance
– High-quality nylon chassis brace
– A special electronic plate can be installed for easy electronics installation
– Quick release bulkheads
– 6061-T6 alloy central & motor bulkhead
– Floating servo mount
– 1:2.5 drivetrain utilising spring steel components
– Spring steel turnbuckles
– Quick spur gear replacement
– Adjustable wheelbase
– Aluminium suspension mounts with composite inserts
– European-made highly adjustable competition-inspired suspension components
– 3.5mm/3.0mm thickness carbon fibre shock towers
– 6061-T6 treaded alloy shock absorbers with European-made Nylon shock pistons
– Front & rear anti-roll bars
– Alloy wheel hubs
– Hook & look straps used to seal the chassis against dirt
– Desert Rally & buggy body included
– Large diameter wheels & tyres

Source: Blaze RC [blazerc.com]

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Carlos Barros TQs & wins at IRC Series Rd3

Round 3 of the Spanish IRC Series was held at the IRC Arena in Callosa de Segura this past weekend. In the Touring 10.5T Stock class it was Carlos Barros with the overall TQ after making a clean sweep in the qualifiers and he would also bring home the wins in all three A-main legs for the overall win in front of Jesus Dato Vidal and David Perez Molina. With one round to go Carlos is currently leading the overall championship and he is also the pre-event favourite going into the season finale.

Source: Vortex Racing [facebook.com]

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Faur, Vallent & Bajusz win at RC Prof series Rd2

The second round of the Hungarian RC Prof series was held in Gyomro recently. In the 13.5T Stock Touring class it was Cristian Faur with the overall win from Mark Valent on the 2 spot. Viktor Kiss would complete the overall top 3 result.

Over in the Formula class it was Mark Vallent who lead the way with his teammates Balint Rajki and Zsolt Molnar coming in 2nd and 3rd respectively. Last but not least and in 4WD Buggy it was Zsolt Bajusz who walked away with the win as Szabolcs Konya and Zsombor Fekete rounded out the top 3 result.

Source: Xray [teamxray.com]

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Team Bomber orange/yellow dual compound rear tyres

Team Bomber from Japan have introduced their new orange/yellow dual compound foam tyres for 1/12th scale pan cars. Developed for the use in stock classes or in high-bite track conditions, the dual compound foam utilises the proven standard orange and the rubber-based yellow foams to achieve even greater performance while overcoming many disadvantages associated with using dual compound tyres. The set includes six pre-cut tyres that are usable on almost every 1/12th scale rear rim.

Source: Team Bomber [teambomber.jp]

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Tobias Vogel wins at Longwy Winter Series opener

The opening round of the popular Longwy Winter Series was held last weekend in Longwy, France. The club, which is situated in the northern part of France, laid out a nice and flowing carpet track with the event drawing more than 100 entries and the biggest class of the weekend was the Touring 13.5 Superstock category with over 50 entries alone. After the triple A-mains and When the dust had settled, it was Tobias Vogel with the overall victory from Florian Joos in 2nd, the latter having to cope with a power deficit in A2 and A3 but was able to secure the overall runner-up spot with a win in the third A-main as Alexander Becker would round out the top 3 results.

Over in the Modified class, that unfortunately only attracted twelve entries, it was Tim Wahl with the overall TQ some three tenths of a second in front of Loic Jasmin. The triple A-mains saw Tim sealing the bag after the opening two legs, allowing him to sit out A3 that was won by Loic for the overall runner-up spot as Thimo Weissbauer came in 3rd to round out the all-Awesomatix podium.

Source: Xray [teamxray.com] | Additional image: Tim Wahl

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Reds Racing signs Burak & Berkan Kilic

Reds Racing have announced the signing of young and talented Burak and Berkan Kilic to their factory team for the 2020 and 2021 seasons. The two brothers will be using Reds Racing nitro engines and electronics and will be attending several important races in the next months. Burak and Berkan are both really enthusiastic and proud of being part of Reds Racing team.

Source: Reds Racing [reds-racing.com]

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More Details – Futaba 7PXR Transmitter

After a couple of months of teasing, the crew at Futaba have released more details on their upcoming 7PXR transmitter. The 7 channel 7PXR features a new body to move mass down low for improved weight distribution and overall balance. Carbon fiber parts, along with titanium alloy screws, are used to reduce overall weight. Even […]
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T-Bone Racing ARRMA Mojave Bumpers

The crew over at T-Bone Racing have announced new Bumpers for the ARRMA Mojave. New from TBR is a XV4 Front Bumper which is priced at $27, as well as a SC Basher Series Rear Bumper that comes in at $23. Both bumpers were designed to take serious abuse and come with TBR’s lifetime warranty […]
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2020 XRay XB2 2wd 1/10 Buggy Kit

The crew over at XRay have dropped the 2020 edition of their XB2 buggy kit. Known for its speed indoors on high-bite tracks, the 2020 version comes with a loads of upgrades to increase speed and durability. * Dirt or carpet versions * New chassis with bent sides * New side guards * Tweak free […]
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Absima universal transmitter hardcase

Absima have introduced their new universal transmitter hardcase bag that can be adapted for most pistol grip radios on the market. Measuring a total of 350x250x150mm and sporting inner dimensions of 320x220x130mm the hardcase bag is equipped with a pre-cut inner foam whose small blocks can be taken out to adapt the foam to pretty much every transmitter size and shape. The lid of the hardcase is equipped with zipped net inserts that allow to store accessories or manuals and a detachable belt rounds out the package.

Source: Absima [absima.de]

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Florida Nitro Series Rd2 – Report

Race 2 of the Florida Nitro Series as held at the Arcadia-based Nugget’s Ranch Raceway this past weekend in pretty low temperatures. In the 1/8th Pro class it was Bobby Horan with the win in the 30-minute A-main event, some two seconds in front of Tony Rice as Rafael Angulo completed a very close top 3 finish just two seconds behind Tony.

1/8th Open would see Jim Rice taking the win with a 3-laps margin on Rob Crawford as Bill McLean came in 3rd, another lap down.

GT8 saw Avery Pierce walking away with the silverware some three laps in front of Angel Santiago as top qualifier, Massimo Fabiani had to settle for 3rd overall.

In 1/10th Sedan Eduardo Cabal brought hime the win some three laps in front of Dorian Tisdale as Timmy Desantis completed the top 3 result a lap behind Dorian.

Source: Florida Nitro Series [facebook.com]

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Nicholas Lee takes Indonesian Touring Mod title

The Indonesian Touring Car Championship was held in Jakarta this past weekend. In the Touring Modified class it was Yokomo’s Nicholas Lee with the overall TQ from Bowie Ginting, Izzah M., and Ronny Suwarto, all of which scored at least one round TQ. After the triple A-main events it was still Nicholas on top as he won A1 and A2 for an early overall as the Infinity duo of Peter Antonijzs and Izzah M. came in 2nd and 3rd respectively.

Source: Dash [dash-rc.com]

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Yusuke Sugiura crowned JMRCA Nitro Buggy Champion

The Futaba Buggy Track in Ichihara, Japan hosted the 2019 JMRCA 1/8th Buggy National Championships. Mugen’s Yusuke Sugiura grabbed the overall top qualifier spot and he would also walk away with the title after the main final, securing his third consecutive national Nitro Buggy title. Yusuke left behind his Mugen teammates, Kouki Kato and Kenji Tsuruta in 2nd and 3rd respectively.

Source: Mugen [mugenseiki.com]

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Michele Manzo TQs & wins at Swiss Indoor Champs Rd1

The opening round of the Swiss Electric Indoor Nationals was held at the FAMA track in Bulle this past weekend. In Touring Modified it was Awesomatix’s Michele Manzo with a clean sweep in the qualifiers, leaving behind Claude Hollinger in 2nd after the four rounds. The triple A-mains then again saw Michele checking out in all three legs for the overall win from Team Magic’s Philipp Huber 2nd and HB Racing’s Kevin Zwahlen in 3rd.

Image: Michele Manzo

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SARDA National EP Off-road Championship Rd4 – Report

The Ultra Raceway of Pretoria, South Africa was host to the 4th and final round of the SARDA National Electric Off-road Championship last weekend. Track was very challenging with a good mixture of open high speed and tight technical sections and also adding to the challenge was its bumpy high grip carpet surface while rocketing temperatures also made it tricky. All this provided the drivers with some of the most exciting racing seen this year with everyone hunting the top step of the podium. The top qualifiers would be Hein Kotze in 2WD Modified, Charles Hollander in 4WD Modified, Wikus Coetzer in Stadium Trucks and 2WD Short Course Trucks as well as Ian Cloud in 2WD Stock and Shaun Haasbroek in 4WD Stock. When the dust had settled after the A-mains, it was Charles Hollander with the win in 2WD Mod Buggy from Hein Kotze in 2nd and Abri Kohn inn 3rd.

4WD Modified Buggy saw Charles Hollander defending his top position, leading the way from Abri Kohn 2nd and Hein Kotze in 3rd.

In the Stadium Truck class it was Wikus Coetzer with the day’s win from Kevin Rousseau 2nd and Wikus van den Berg in 3rd.

2WD SC Trucks again saw Wikus Coetzer on top as Wikus van den Berg and Jeffrey Smal rounded out the top 3 results.

In 2WD Stock Ian Cloud brought home the silverware from Wikus Coetzer 2nd and Darren Duggan in 3rd.

Finally in the 4WD Stock class it was Shaun Haasbroek with the overall from Jan Venter and Charles Hudson in 2nd and 3rd respectively.

Thanks to Darryn Hill for the update.

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Jonathan Skidmore wins Slough Winter Series Rd2

Round 2 of the Slough Winter Series took place at the Remote World Model Car Club in Slough this past weekend. Held in low traction conditions it was Agama/Bullitt’s Jonathan Skidmore who made the best out of it, taking the TQ and also the win in the 20-minute main final, leafing behind his brother William (Agama/Bullitt) in 2nd while Simon Reeves (HB Racing/Reds Racing) came in 3rd, a lap short of Joni and William. Agama/Bullitt’s Jon Hazlewood lost what looked like a secured 3rd place finish due to some mishaps and had to settle for 4th overall.

Source: Nemo Racing [nemoracing.com]

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Spannbruckner wins FWD class at Mibosport Cup Rd2

The second round of this season’s Mibosport Cup was held in Hrotovice, Czech Republic this past weekend. In the popular FWD Touring car class it was Alexander Mayer with the overall TQ after winning two of the three qualifiers. Werner Spannbruckner, who secured a single round TQ, came in 2nd from Christian Schmid 3rd. In A1 and A2 Werner Spannbruckner, who piloted Rebellion-RC’s forthcoming Xray T4 FWD conversion, was able to get past the leader to secure himself the overall win from FastForward/Rebellion-RC driver, Alex Mayer in 2nd. Xray’s Tomas Liptak came in 3rd to round out the podium in front of Lukas Hoch and Roman Fiby.

Source: RC-Carbonstore [rc-carbonstore.com]

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Maifield & Kaiho win at RC Magazine Off-road Challenge

The iconic Yatabe Arena in Tsukuba, Japan hosted the 2019 Radio Control Magazine Off-Road Challenge Cup this past weekend, attracting both national and international drivers. In 2WD Modified Buggy it was Yokomo’s Ryan Maifield who would take the overall TQ and he also walked away with the win after the A-main, leaving behind Yokomo’s Kaito Kodera and Nana Kaiho in 2nd and 3rd respectively. Over in 4WD Modified Buggy it was Yokomo’s Lee Martin with the overall TQ, however he just got edged out on the finish line by Nana Kaiho. Lee would end the race on the 2 spot and in front of teammate, Kaito Kodera.

Source: Yokomo [teamyokomo.com]

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