JConcepts B44.3 Silencer bodyshell

JConcepts B44.3 Silencer bodyshell

The latest vehicle to receive JConcepts’ Silencer bodyshell treatment is the Team Associated B44.3 4WD buggy. The Silencer sports a special design aimed at today’s high-speed tracks with a profiled, Finnisher stance cockpit and forward raised side-pods. A smooth, high-speed transition around the cab keeps the Silencer heading in the right direction while a slight recess just behind the cab with channeling out the rear provides rear end stability. The side pods have a clipped rear end, narrowing the rear by angling in just in front of the rear tyres. The rear side-pods angle sharply toward the shock tower and wing, enhancing the force placed on the rear pods during high-speed acceleration. Included with the body come two 6.5″ Hi-Clearance rear wings, window masks a decal sheet.

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Friday, February 27, 2015

Schumacher SupaStox GT12 Type L bodyshell

Schumacher SupaStox GT12 Type L bodyshell

Available now from Schumacher is the Type L bodyshell for the SupaStox 1/12th scale pan car. Sporting a distinctive “Italian” design and coming made from clear polycarbonate the BRCA approved body is a direct fit non the standard and GT SupaStox chassis. Included with the body are window masks, an add-on rear wing and wing mounting hardware.

Source: Schumacher [racing-cars.com]

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Agartha Works F104 Indy Car bodyshell

Agartha Works F104 Indy Car bodyshell

New from Japanese company Agartha Works comes a multi-piece Indy Car bodyshell for Tamiya F104 formula cars. The body kit includes a total of 16 pieces including a polycarbonate front wing, side deflectors and several formed parts for the rear wing. Included is also the actual monocoque body all pieces mount to, but the needed low-profile wide rear wing has to be purchased separately.

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Thursday, February 19, 2015

Mon-Tech Racing WR3 1/10th rally bodyshell

Mon-Tech Racing WR3 1/10th rally bodyshell

To add to their previously released WR1 and WR2 bodies Italian company Mon-Tech now introduces a third 1/10th scale rally body, the WR3. It is made from tough 1.0mm polycarbonate, comes clear and should fit most 190mm wide touring and rally car chassis.

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Monday, February 16, 2015

Pre-painted Serpent Spyder MM buggy bodyshells

Pre-painted Serpent Spyder MM buggy bodyshells

Serpent have two new bodyshells for the Spyder MM 2WD mid motor buggy available. They come in a fully pre-painted version in Serpent’s orange, silver, black and white signature colours or semi-painted in silver, white and black to have your favourite colour added. Both bodies are a direct fit and help to get you on the track much quicker as they do away with the odd guess work about designs, masking and painting.

Source: Serpent [serpent.com]

Saturday, February 14, 2015

VP Pro XB8 cab forward bodyshell

VP Pro XB8 cab forward bodyshell

VP Pro introduce a new cab forward bodyshell for the Xray XB8 buggy. Made from high-quality Lexan material the body is a direct fit and it offers a mild cab forward design with reverse side scoops for improved airflow and optimised rear downforce.

Source: VP Pro [vp-racing.com]

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Protoform 1/10th on-road aluminium wing mounts

Protoform 1/10th on-road aluminium wing mounts

New from Protoform come aluminium wing mounts for 1/10th touring cars, World GT, USGT and drift bodyshells in gun metal colour. The teardrop-shaped wing mounts are anodised and laser-etched with the signature PF logo for added bling-factor and factory team style. They also allow for fore and aft wing adjustability if a slot is cut into the wing. Included are two flat-head screws per mount with locknuts for maximum mounting strength and they are also available in red anodising.

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Thursday, February 5, 2015

Racing Dutch 3D printed 1/10 TC wings & rain airbox

Racing Dutch 3D printed 1/10 TC wings & rain airbox

Racing Dutch is a new company from the Netherlands, specialised in 3D printed products. Developed by a network of professional engineers with a passion for RC the main focus will be on niche products for 1/8th and 1/10th scale nitro on-road racing. One of the first items to become available is a 200mm touring car rear wing, developed using CFD techniques to reduce the overall drag by as much as 40 percent. The wing is available in a medium and high downforce variant and it is recommended to paint or soak the part using Parma Faskolor or Createx paints to have it matching the body’s colour.

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Sunday, February 1, 2015

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