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Marcus Kaerup sweeps Danish EP Offroad Nats Rd1

The Odense RC Minirace Center hosted round 1 of the Danish Electric Off-road Nationals this past weekend. Sunday saw the running of the 4WD Buggy and Racing Truck classes and it was young Marcus Kaerup (Team Associated) with the overall TQ in 4WD Buggy after winning all three qualifiers, leaving behind Frederik Hovgaard (Yokomo) in 2nd and Mad Koue (Team Associated) in 3rd. The A-finals then saw Marcus with the wins in A1 and A2 for an early overall victory as Frederik and Mads finished in 2nd and 3rd overall respectively. The Racing Truck class was won by Jan Larsen from Soren Hempel and Hendrik Rasmussen. Already on Saturday it was Marcus Kaerup with the win in the 2WD class as Jonas Kaerup and Frederik Hovgaard came in 2nd and 3rd respectively.

Image: Jonas Kaerup

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MST FXX 2.0 S carbon fibre steering arm set

Coming from MST and made for the FXX 2.0 S drift car is a carbon fibre steering arm set. The kit includes machined carbon fibre arms, a ball-raced carbon fibre steering plate, a carbon fibre steering lever, as well as red anodised bellcrank hubs all of which make for a more precise and better performing steering setup, comparable to the KMW version kit. In addition the updated steering geometry allows for increased steering throw which further adds to the overall performance.

Source: MST [rc-mst.com]

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RC-Cox T4’20 high & low flex aluminium chassis

PPM RC Racing have released the new RC-Cox high and low flex aluminium main chassis plates for the Xray T4 2020 mid-motor touring car. Machined from high-quality 7075-T6 aluminium the chassis offer a different outer shape compared to Xray’s original design, resulting in different overall flex characteristics. Available in a highly machined high flex and solid design low flex variant, the chassis allow to adapt the car to various medium to very high bite track conditions.

Source: PPM RC Parts [ppm-rcracing.com]

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Frederik Brolos Mikkelsen wins at Danish On-road Nats

Round 2 of the Danish Electric On-road Nationals was hosted by the Glostrup Racing Club this past weekend. Actually the season opener, after round 1 had to be cancelled due to the Corona virus pandemic, it was Awesomatix driver, Frederik Brolos Mikkelsen with the overall TQ in the Touring Super Stock class following a clean sweep in the qualifiers. The triple A-mains again saw Frederik excel as he was able to bring home the wins in all three legs to take the overall victory from the Xray duo of Kevin Nielsen in 2nd and Patrick Folman in 3rd.

In the FWD and Stock class it was Johnni Lyng with the win from Claus Ryeskov on the runner-up spot. Kenneth Jørgensen came in 3rd, Jorn Poulsen and Andreas Birkebæk completed the top 5 result.

Image: Claus Ryeskov

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Maifield doubles at Pro-Line Summer Offroad Shootout

The 23rd annual Pro-Line Summer Offroad Shootout was held at Rainman’s Hobby and Raceway in Bakersfield, California this past weekend. The race attracted 160 entries and in 2WD Open Buggy it was Yokomo’s Ryan Maifield with the overall TQ from Ron Devoll in 2nd. The triple A-mains saw Ryan making a clean sweep in A1 and A2 for the overall, allowing him to sit out A3 that was won by Team Associated’ Broc Champlin who took the overall runner-up spot from Team Associated’s Ron Devoll in 3rd. Ryan Cavalieri would come in 4th overall, tie on points with Ron.

Over in 4WD Open Buggy it was again Ryan Maifield with the overall TQ as SWorkz’s Ryan Cavalieri came in 2nd after the qualifiers. In the A-mains it was again Ryan Maifield who lead the way in A1 and A2 for an early overall win as Ryan Cavalieri cemented his overall runner-up spot with a win in A3. Broc Champlin would round out the top 3 in front of JP Richards.

13.5T Expert 4WD Buggy saw Tanner Ashmore (Yokomo) walking away with the wins in A2 and A3 for the overall from 7th place qualifier, Yokomo team manager, Joe Pillars on the runner-up spot. Doug Lariviere (Team Associated) would retain his 3rd place qualifying position to round out the top 3 while top qualifier, Matthew Gonzales had to settle for 6th overall.

Matt would in turn bring home the TQ and win for Yokomo in the 17.5T Expert 2WD Buggy class from 3rd place qualifier, Doug Lariviere as Tanner Ashmore completed the top 3 result.

13.5T Stadium Truck had Ryan Moore taking the TQ, however it was Joe Pillars with 1-3-1 finishes who took the overall win from Ryan in 2nd. Jovy Levin would round out the top 3 result.

In 17.5T Stadium Truck Ian Crawford TQ’d and won, leaving behind Dujuan Moore and Rob Moots in 2nd and 3rd respectively, the two ending tie on points after the triple A-mains with the better end for Dujuan after the tie-breaker.

Images: Yokomo [teamyokomo.com]

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RC Carbon Cavalieri S35-4E carbon fan support

MW RC Cars from Austria have introduced the new RC Carbon Cavalieri carbon fibre fan support for the SWorkz S35-4E buggy. The part is machined from high-quality materials, it was developed for the use with 40mm fan units and attaches to the centre bulkhead assembly with the fan being placed over the motor for improved heat dissipation.

Source: MW RC Cars [mwrccars.at]

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Losing grip – Sakura D5S

Would you believe it? 3Racing has announced a new kit, and today exactly one year has passed since the very first Losing Grip column! I will let you decide which one of the two events is the most significant. In a way, I am leaning towards the first one because the D4 is a legend, […]
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Mon-tech Racing Pick-Up Clear Body

New from Mon-Tech Racing is a Pick-Up Truck Body for touring cars. The Mon-Tech Pick-Up body sports a tough, 1950’s inspired look, and was designed for an easy install on standard sized 1/10th touring cars. * Comes with add-on rear wing * Includes decal set with flames * First model in new Pick-Up body series […]
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Mon-Tech Racing 190mm Pick-Up body shell

Mon-Tech Racing from Italy have unveiled their all-new Pick-Up body shell for 190mm wide 1/10th scale touring cars. The lid’s design is inspired by 1950’s hot rod pick-ups and although it was developed basically for bashing, it still offers a good overall balance thanks to the add-on rear wing that also makes for race-inspired looks. Beside the 190mm touring car variant Mon-Tech will also offer a 210mm wheelbase M-chassis and a crawler trail truck body in the foreseeable future.

Source: Mon-Tech [mon-techracing.net]

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WRC Racing NTX.3 3mm aluminium chassis

Coming from WRC Racing and made for the NTX.3 1/10th scale 200mm nitro on-road kit is a 3mm aluminium main chassis. The part is machined from high-quality Swiss 7075-T6 aluminium and it comes clear anodised for surface protection. Using the chassis will increase steering, traction and stability in high-bite track conditions.

Source: WRC Racing [wrc-racing.com]

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Teaser – Max Speed Technology LP56 Clear Body

Coming this fall from Max Speed Technology is the LP56 Clear Body. The LP56 has an ultra-aggressive super-car look and was designed to fit 1/10th scaled on-road cars. For now all we have is a few teaser images, plus some specifications like a wheelbase of 257mm, and a width of 195mm, which is standard for […]
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Contact RC Formula foam tyres

Schumacher have introduced the new Contact RC foam tyres for 1/10th scale Formula cars. The tyres will greatly improve the grip and drivability compared to rubber tyres and they work well on both carpet and asphalt tracks. The 63mm diameter tyres come on grey spoke wheels and are available in two compounds for the front and two compounds for rear in order to help tune the car for many track conditions.

Source: Schumacher [racing-cars.com]

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Pilot RC Products DR10 ceramic hybrid bearing set

Pilot RC Products have announced the release of their race-proven Pilot Orbit Ceramic Hybrid bearing set for the Team Associated DR10. The bearings are precision crafted and produced from highest grade materials governing them the ABEC rating grade 7. Grade 7 rated bearings provide a higher tolerance and a deviation of 5 μm, allowing for better performance at high RPM. The bearings come pre-oiled with 1up Clear bearing oil for ultra free bearings and increased drivetrain efficiency.

Source: Pilot RC Products [pilotrcproducts.com]

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MST tease new LP56 drift car body shell

MST have released first teaser images of their forthcoming new LP56 body shell. Designed for 195mm wide 257mm wheelbase 1/10th scale on-road chassis, the body should tick the boxes of drift car fans but it may be also find its way into fun or outlaw GT racing. MST targets a release in the fourth quarter of 2020 and we bring you more details as they surface.

Source: MST [rc-mst.com]

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Schumacher Cougar Laydown/KD titanium layshaft

Schumacher have announced the release of their new lightweight titanium transmission layshaft for the Cougar Laydown and KD kits. The standard layshaft weighs in at 13g while the titanium variant comes in at just 7.5g, saving 5.5g. It is not only the overall weight saving but more importantly the rotating mass is significantly reduced, meaning faster spool up time and acceleration. The shaft comes titanium-nitride-coated for a long life and it is aimed at racing which requires a slipper clutch, making it an ideal upgrade for astro turf and mod dirt drivers.

Source: Schumacher [racing-cars.com]

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T-Works A800FX titanium ball studs & screw sets

Coming from T-Works and made for the Awesomatix A800FX front-wheel drive touring car are a titanium ball stud set as well as three new screw kits. The ball stud set includes 25 high-quality ball studs machined from 64 grade titanium for a low weight and exceptional stability. The balls come polished for smooth suspension action and improved looks and using them not only scrubs weight but also adds corrosion resistance when running in wet track conditions. Also Available are a 77-piece mixed titanium and black anodised aluminium screw kit, a 97-piece all-titanium screw set as well as a 97-piece gold-colour steel screw kit. Both the mixed and full titanium set include UFO head screws for cool looks and they help to reduce the overall weight of the car while the gold-colour steel screws mainly add bling.

Source: T-Works [rc-tworks.com]

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