Following a medium-size oil bottle bag Hudy now also introduce a large bag to store shock, differential and air filter oils in. Measuring 22x17x16cm the bag is ideal for Hudy’s large oil bottles and it features fully cushioned and reinforced walls, flashy graphics and a sturdy zipper to keep the bag securely closed during storage and transportation.
Italian company WRC soon have their new GTX 1/8th nitro on-road car available. We do not have any more information than the teaser image but expect detailed features and specifications to surface soon.
The 3rd round of the Winter Racing League was held at Sparks Park and it was TLR’s JP Richards who was able to take the TQ in both 2WD and 4WD Buggy and he would start 2nd in Pro2. In the mains JP was able to turn his TQs into victories along with Pro2 making it a perfect weekend and extending his points lead.
The Florida Nitro Series began at famous Lake Park Raceway just outside of Tampa. TLR’s JR Mitch took the win in the Nitro Buggy main only after showing up Sunday morning fresh with zero track time. With morning practice and jumping into the lower main, track time on the current surface would work to his favour. Moving through and in to the B Main, then on to the A-main, Mitch started moving his way through the field from his bump up spot at the back of the grid to take the win despite this being a 1-day event for him.
Hiro Seiko introduce transmitter screen protectors for a range of high-end transmitters. Made from a multi layer Japan-made material the protectors are ultra clear and they offer a hard-coat protection against scratches and fingerprints. The pre-cut sheets are available for the Futaba 4PX, KO Propo EX-1 KIY and Sanwa M12 with more transmitters to follow shortly.
Radtec RC have new hard-coated aluminium turnbuckles available. Coming as complete kits for the Tamiya TRF/VBC D07, Yokomo BD7 and Xray T4 a set of six turnbuckles weighs in at only 5g and they are also available as pairs in lengths of 16mm, 26mm, 30mm 39mm and 42mm.
New from JConcepts comes the zipper hoodie sweatshirt with Racing Stripes print. Much like the muscle cars of the 1970’s, the blue and white racing stripes vertically positioned extend well below the logos for decorative impact and presence. The hoodie is made from 90/10 cotton and polyester fabric, black of colour and it comes in medium to xxx-large sizes.
New from ProTek R/C comes the low profile 160T high torque servo. Featuring a robust 19.7kg-cm of torque and 0.06s transit time at 7.4V, the servo features a metal drivetrain, ball bearings and an all-aluminium heatsink case. Included with the servo, that is usable from 6.0V input on, comes a blue-anodised aluminium servo horn and aluminium servo ear guides.