Hudy LiPo safety bag

Hudy LiPo safety bag

Hudy introduce their new LiPo safety bag large enough to store three standard 2S LiPo packs in. Made from EN531 standard fireproof material, the same as firefighter suits are made of, and coming with flashy Hudy graphics the bag reduces the damage done to the pit table and its surroundings in case a LiPo battery goes boom during charging, discharging or storage. The bag measures 140x60x70mm and it is available very soon.

Source: Hudy [hudy.net]

Friday, December 12, 2014

Powerstar 4PX aluminium brake lever

Powerstar 4PX aluminium brake lever

Coming from Powerstar and made for Futaba’s 4PX radio are two different size brake levers. Made to replace the standard plastic part the lever not only looks cool but it also offers improved rigidity when racing braking intensive classes. The lever is available in small and large sizes and in your choice of red or black anodising.

Source: Powerstar [powerstar-racing.com]

Friday, December 12, 2014

Team C TC02C Evo rear aluminium arm mount

Team C TC02C Evo rear aluminium arm mount

Team C introduce a rear aluminium arm mount with composite inserts for swift and easy suspension geometry adjustments. The suspension mount is machined from aluminium and it comes orange anodised to match the remainder of the car’s aluminium parts. The included inserts allow to adjust the toe-in and anti-squat setting by using different inserts or by rotating them in the suspension mount.

Source: Team C [teamcracing.net]

Friday, December 12, 2014

DKT DBlock flywheel retaining system

DKT DBlock flywheel retaining system

Italian company DKT introduce the DBlock flywheel retaining system for the Mugen buggy clutch. Designed to make for easier and faster maintenance the system also helps avoiding any damage to the springs as it features two nuts, one of which secures the flywheel to the crankshaft, while the second holds the clutch springs and shoes in place. To maintain or change the springs or shoe you simply have to undo the upper nut while the flywheel retaining nut remains untouched. The DBlock system is fully compatible with the Mugen kit parts.

Source: DKT [dktshop.it]

Friday, December 12, 2014

Xceed LiPo safety bag

Xceed LiPo safety bag

Xceed have a new safety bag available for secure charging and transportation of LiPo battery packs. Made from fire-proof fabric the bag reduces the damage done to the pit table and surroundings in the event of a LiPo battery catching fire for any reason during charging, discharging or stprage. The bag is large enough for two standard 2S stick packs and it sports stitched Xceed logos.

Source: Xceed [xceedrc.com]

Thursday, December 11, 2014

JConcepts DX4R-Pro radio bag

JConcepts DX4R-Pro radio bag

JConcepts introduces a radio bag for the Spektrum DX4R-Pro transmitter assigned with travel, cushion, ease of use and protection in mind. The lightweight design consists of a rugged outer bag which has a convenient and easy access zipper closure and inside has a Velcro closure pouch for additional easy access items. Inside, a high-density, form fitted foam, pre-cut for your radio of choice cushions all sides of your pricey possession while a lower stage foam insert cushions the bottom. The bag is travel friendly and sized to fit inside most luggage or racing carrier bags. JConcepts Striker logo and graphic imagery is printed on the outside for the most authentic look.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Schumacher BTCC 2015 – Announcement

Schumacher BTCC 2015 – Announcement

Schumacher announce the full dates for the UK-based Schumacher BTCC series 2015. The six event series will be culminating in a BTCC/KO GP event at West London for the last round, reviving the KO GP style meeting that was lost over the years. More details on all the events will be available soon but the racers can expect; prizes from Schumacher’s range of products, race trophies, tracks open for practice on the Saturday if you wish, relaxed atmosphere with simple scrutinising but most importantly good fun racing. Booking in will open shortly here.

BTCC 2015 race calendar
April 26th – Cotswolds
May 31st – Mendip
July 5th – Stafford
July 26th – Halifax
August 16th – Bedworth
September 5th & 6th – West London BTCC/KO GP

Thursday, December 11, 2014

AKA Enduro 3 & Cityblock 3 short course tyres

AKA Enduro 3 & Cityblock 3 short course tyres

AKA introduce the updated Enduro 3 and Cityblock 3 1/10th short course tyres. Starting with the Enduro 3, the all-round tyre sports the same tread as the previous versions but an updated carcass as used on the 2014 ROAR National Championship winning Typo for improved performance in any track condition. The tyre is available as pre-mounted pairs or tyres with inserts in soft, super soft, and new ultra soft compound.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014

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