Alessio Menicucci joins LRP

Alessio Menicucci joins LRP

LRP have announced the signing of Italian top touring car driver Alessio Menicucci to their team. Despite his young age of 24 Alessio can show an impressive list of achievements including 11 National Championship titles, ETS Stock and Modified A-main appearances as well as EFRA Euros top 20 finishes. Alessio will use LRP’s full line of speedos, motors, batteries and electric equipment in his campaign that will see appearances at the ETS, the Italian UISP and AMSCI Nationals as well as the EFRA Euros.

Source: LRP [lrp.cc]

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

LRP S10 Twister 2 Monster Truck Limited Edition kit

LRP S10 Twister 2 Monster Truck Limited Edition kit

New from LRP comes the S10 Twister 2 Monster Truck Limited Edition ready-to-run kit. The 2WD electric off-road vehicle comes factory-assembled and it features an adjustable competition-inspired suspension with large-volume oil-filled shock absorbers, a sturdy drivetrain with metal gear differential, robust steel driveshafts and an adjustable slipper clutch. Included are also a powerful 540-size brushed motor, digital LRP AI Runner V2 speed controller, high-performance water-proof steering servo and a 2.4GHz radio system. The Limited Edition truck is rounded out by a newly designed truck body and a set of huge truck wheels and tyres. Also included are a suitable power pack and a wall charger.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2015

LRP S8 Rebel carbon fibre shock towers

LRP S8 Rebel carbon fibre shock towers

LRP have carbon fibre shock towers for the S8 Rebel 1/8th scale buggy available. Made to improve stability while lowering the overall weight of the buggy the shock towers come cut from high-quality carbon fibre and they sport machined LRP logos for easy identification. The parts are available separately and fit both the S8 Rebel BX nitro and BXe electric buggy.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

LRP S10 Blast TC 2 RTR kits

LRP S10 Blast TC 2 RTR kits

Following the introduction of the S10 Blast TC 2 rolling chassis kit LRP also have two ready-to-run versions available. Both feature the redesigned Blast TC 2 chassis with splash-waterproof receiver box, front CVA driveshafts, a tougher drivetrain and white competition shock springs. The touring car is available in the brushless-powered BL variant with a LRP Vector K7 4300kv motor and a Spin Pro RTR speed controller or as standard version with a Blast high torque brushed motor and a Wild Pack NiMH battery including charger. Both kits come with a 2.4GHz radio system, a splash-waterproof servo and pre-painted bodyshells.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Davide Ongaro joins LRP Nitro Team

Davide Ongaro joins LRP Nitro Team

LRP has announced the signing of Davide Ongaro to their nitro team. The young Italian was already using LRP equipment for his 1/10th off-road campaigns and he now made the move to race with LRP’s nitro engines, exhausts and equipment also. After making the 1/4 finale at the 2014 IFMAR Buggy Worlds and having the speed to proceed to the 1/2 final, which bad luck denied him, Davide is looking forward to the 2015 season with his new equipment.

Source: LRP [lrp.cc]

Friday, February 27, 2015

Steven Hartson continues with LRP

Steven Hartson continues with LRP

LRP have announced the contract renewal with 2013 IFMAR 4WD Offroad World Champion Steven Hartson. The Team Associated driver will continue to use LRP’s full line of electronics including brushless motors, speed controller, batteries, chargers and accessories as well as LRP’s nitro off-road engines for his 1/8th offroad excursions. Steven has the following to say about the deal:

I’ve trusted LRP equipment for 8 years now and I’m very happy to be continuing with LRP in 2015. LRP products have provided me awesome power throughout my career and I know there is more “Blue is Better” technology coming soon, starting with an entirely new battery line in April 2015. I look forward to using this new technology to defend my 4WD IFMAR World Championship at Yatabe Arena in Japan this year.

Source: LRP [lrp.cc]

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

LRP Savage Octane Mielke Modelltechnik exhaust set

LRP Savage Octane Mielke Modelltechnik exhaust set

New from LRP and made for the HPI Savage Octane 1/8th scale gasoline truck is an exhaust set made by German company Mielke Modelltechnik. Coming with a specially designed aluminium pipe and a heavy duty steel manifold the exhaust is designed to improve the overall performance of HPI’s 15cc engine while optimising the engine’s sound at the same time. The whole assembly is very easy to mount and the set includes all needed parts including mounting hardware.

Source: LRP [lrp.cc]

Thursday, February 5, 2015

LRP S10 Blast TC 2 Clubracer rolling chassis

LRP S10 Blast TC 2 Clubracer rolling chassis

LRP introduce the rolling chassis kit of their popular S10 Blast TC 2 Clubracer 4WD touring car. The pre-mounted chassis kit comes without wheels, tyres or bodyshell, making it a cost efficient entry level and club racer. The sealed shaft drivetrain keep dust and dirt away from the transmission gears, front CVD driveshafts and full ball bearings make for an efficient power supply and adjustable turnbuckles, threaded shock absorbers and front and rear anti-roll bars help to fine-tune the suspension. The kit is usable with all standard 190mm touring car bodyshells and touring car rubber tyres.

Source: LRP [lrp.cc]

Thursday, February 5, 2015

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