Sweep Racing Evo16 1/8th GT multi-spoke wheel

Sweep Racing Evo16 1/8th GT multi-spoke wheel

Sweep Racing have introduced the all-new Evo16 multi-spoke rim for 1/8th GT vehicles. Designed to comply with the IFMAR rules the 16-spoke wheel offers a very realistic look, large 5mm venting holes and it is made from race-proven black or white colour ROK resin.

Source: Sweep [sweepracing.com]

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Sweep Racing Nonslip 2.4″ buggy tyres

Sweep Racing Nonslip 2.4" buggy tyres

Available now from Sweep Racing are the Nonslip 1/10th buggy tyres for 2.4″ wheels. Made to comply with the new ROAR 2.4″ tyre dimension rules the Nonslip treadless tyre is ideal for prepped indoor clay tracks and it comes as 2WD front, 4WD front and general rear tyre.

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Friday, July 24, 2015

Sweep Racing 1/8 Vortex GT wing

Sweep Racing 1/8 Vortex GT wing

Sweep Racing have the 1/8 Vortex GT wing for nitro and electric GT cars available. Made from 1mm high-quality polycarbonate and featuring a build-in side dams design the wing also sports three bumps on each side of the lower portion to improve airflow and thus downforce while reinforcing ribs reduce vibration and deformation at high speeds. The wing is usable with a range of 1/8th GT bodies and it is available clear or pre-painted in a smoky black colour.

Source: Sweep [sweepracing.com]

Friday, July 17, 2015

Sweep Racing SRC Revo-series pre-mounted tyres

Sweep Racing SRC Revo-series pre-mounted tyres

Sweep Racing have introduced their new SRC brand which sets a focus on bashers and fun racers. Developed with Sweep Racing’s R&D facility in California the tyres combine racing technology with go everywhere ability and thus both the Road Crusher on-road and Terrain Crusher off-road tyre feature a reinforcing inner belt that prevents the tyres from ballooning under aggressive acceleration and under high speeds. Both tyres come in a unique rubber compound for high grip and exceptional durability and they are pre-glued to newly developed spoke rims that are a direct fit on the Traxxas Revo series trucks. The tyres offer a diameter of 147mm and a width of 80mm and they come on black, silver, bronze or black chrome rims.

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Monday, July 13, 2015

Sweep Carbides 1/8th buggy tyre

Sweep Carbides 1/8th buggy tyre

Available now is the Sweep Carbides 1/8th buggy tyre. Making use of the company’s V4 Core design the tyre is meant to have reduced ballooning tendencies at high speeds and less folding in corners for a more precise feeling on mid to hard-packed surfaces. The tyre is available in medium to ultra soft compounds.

Source: Sweep [sweepracing.com]

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Sweep 2.4″ 1/10th buggy wheels & inserts

Sweep 2.4" 1/10th buggy wheels & inserts

Sweep have introduced new 2.4″ rims and inserts for 1/10th electric buggies. The rims are made of a special nylon mixture that will offer optimised strength to make for improved traction and easy handling over the rough parts of the track. They utilise 12mm wheel hex adapters and are usable with most new generation 2.4″ tyres. As for the inserts, they are designed to perfectly match with the new wheels and latest generation of low profile 2.4″ tyres and like the wheels they are available as 2WD front, 4WD front and 2WD/4WD rear variants.

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Sweep Tendroid 2WD buggy front tyre

Sweep Tendroid 2WD buggy front tyre

Sweep Racing introduce the Tendroid front tyre for 1/10th scale 2WD buggies. Offering a pretty unique design with a deep W-shaped inner tread and massive “android”-shaped outer portions the tyre is made especially for grooved track conditions. Made to fit most 2WD front rims the tyre is available in ultra soft silver, extra soft blue, soft red, medium white and a soft clay compound.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Sweep Nonslip & Tri-Rib 2WD front tyres

Sweep Nonslip & Tri-Rib 2WD front tyres

Sweep Racing have two new 1/10th 2WD front tyres available in the form of the Nonslip and Tri-Rib. Starting with the Nonslip, the conventional bead 2.2″ slick tyre is made for the use on prepped clay tracks and it offers a “pre-scrubbed” surface due to the mould being sand-blown. This means the tyre can be used instantly and without breaking-in period. The Nonslip is available in medium white, soft red, extra soft blue, ultra soft silver and a special clay compound.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015

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