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March 24, 2012

Evans TQs second Cactus 2WD Buggy Qualifier

Reigning US National Champion Dustin Evans has TQ’d the second round of 2WD Buggy qualifying for the Pro-Line Cactus Classic, the TLR driver driver setting a new overall fastest time for the largest of the classes at the 26th edition of the America’s longest running offroad event. Topping the time sheets ahead of Associated team-mates Ryan Maifield and Ryan Cavalieri the Top 3 all managed to pull off 13 laps this time round.

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March 24, 2012

Cavalieri fastest in first Cactus Buggy qualifier

Ryan Cavalieri has TQ’d the opening round of qualifying for both Buggy classes at the 26th running of the Pro-Line Cactus Classic. In 2WD the World Champion narrowly outpaced team-mate and dominator of the morning’s truck qualifying Ryan Maifield while in 4WD he had a decent advantage at the top of the time sheets over reigning US National Champion Jared Tebo.

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March 23, 2012

Maifield tops opening Cactus truck qualifiers

Continuing on from setting the pace in yesterday’s practice Team Associated’s Ryan Maifield has topped the opening round of qualifying in both Mod Truck and 2WD Short Course at the Pro-Line Cactus Classic. The Associated driver who is the US National Champion and defending Cactus champion in 2WD Short Course TQ’d that class from Kyosho’s Jared Tebo while in Mod Truck he was the only driver to make 13-laps taking the round ahead of TLR’s Dakotah Phend.

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March 23, 2012

Team Durango DNX408v2 kit

Team Durango have just announced the DNX408v2 that incorporates many improvements such as a new fuel tank, updated radio boy and redesigned PT and throttle mount. The new fuel tank has the pressure pin relocated to the lid plus the neck of the fuel filler has been re-profiled to work with Team Durango’s fuel gun and other aftermarkt guns. Also the material has changed to a more transparent one to make the fuel level easier to spot.

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March 23, 2012

Kyosho R4 option parts

Kyosho release new option parts for the 1/10 nitro touring car V-One R4. Available are a black anodised aluminium break lever sporting a laser engraved logo and designed to allow for higher brake forces and more accuracy. Also new is a 2-speed housing with integrated ball bearing for more precision of the gear box assembly and a smoother engaging point of the 2-speed shoes. Furthermore there are the front upper arm mounts available machined from black anodised aluminium. The parts offer higher rigidity and less flex for the front upper arms.

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March 23, 2012

Kyosho DRX VE 1/9 scale rally car

Kyosho introduce the DRX VE 1/9 scale electric rally cars with 4WD drive train, and ReadySet specifications. The car comes ready-to-run and features an aluminium chassis plate, equal design front and rear suspension, as well as 2.4GHz radio set and genuine Team Orion Vortex 10 2400kv brushless motor and Vortex R10 Sport controller. The DRX VE is available with Subaru Impreza or Ford Fiesta rally car body shell.

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