August 12, 2022

Exotek Racing CB6 Carpet Chassis Conversion Kit for B6.3

Exotek has released this new CB6 Carpet Conversion Kit for Team Associated’s 1:10 2WD Offroad B6.3 7075 Chassis. As indoor tracks transition to high grip carpet you need more specialized equipment to take advantage of the super high grip conditions- this is what John Cravotta at Team Scream Racing has discovered. Co-developed with John, Exotek Racing brings to you the next evolution of carpet chassis that has been secretly dominating a few East Coast tracks. This chassis is optimised for maximum corner speed with the battery forward weight bias and super low centre of gravity design.

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August 11, 2022

STRC alu option parts for Trailrunner/Knightrunner

These new STRC aluminium option parts for the Trailrunner/Knightrunner will help improve the durability and precision of the steering assembly and improve the durability around the front gearbox of the IFS front end. The Heavy Duty Aluminium Servo Mounting Plate provides a solid platform for the steering servo that will reduce flex and improve the durability of the vehicle’s front end, while adding some weight to the front as well. When combined with our Aluminium Steering Bellcranks you can really maximise the power from your steering servo and not have any steering power loss due to flexing of the stock plastic parts. The pair of Aluminium Gearbox Mount provides a solid connection for the entire front transmission/lower suspension assembly to the front end of the chassis.

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August 11, 2022

Sworkz S35-4/e BBS Higher Capacity Shock Kit

Sworkz has introduced a new high capacity shock kit for it S35-4 1:8 Buggy. Based on the limited Elliott Boots Edition Shock Conversion Kit, the Sworkz design team have improved this further to work with the latest Arched-Bridge-System. The main changes are the S35-T2 truggy bigger shock bodies and the redesign of the shock towers to accommodate the shock length. Already tested at the European championship by Sworkz team drivers, the new shock set-up will give more stability to the suspension travel and make the car able to accept more power.

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August 10, 2022

JConcepts light bucket, flag mount set w/ flags, & bump stops

Detailing a design can be just as fun as racing and competing. JConcepts is bringing more fun accessories to market in a variety pack featuring some of the most sought-after items for finishing off a look or identity. In the 1980’s and 1990’s, flags, and lights were on just about every custom truck on the road. The team from Groveland, Florida is offering several of these products in a multitude of designs and colours to decorate any 1/10th vehicle of choice.

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August 10, 2022

MIBO 1:10 Onroad Low Profile Brushless Servo

Following its official brand launch yesterday, RC newcomer MIBO has announced the first product in its range, the MIBO 1:10 Onroad Low Profile MB-2311 Brushless Servo.  The high torque/ultra high speed programmable digital low-profile brushless servo comes with steel gear and double BB-ed output shaft and is intended for use in 1:10 on-road RC cars (suitable for Modified, Stock, FWD, Formula classes). All-aluminium case ensures perfect cooling under high load.  MB-2311 is programmable using the KAVAN servo USB programmer/interface and PC software.

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August 10, 2022

O.S. SPEED B21 Adam Drake Edition 3

O.S. Engines has introduced its newest offroad engine with the release of the O.S. SPEED B21 Adam Drake Edition 3.  The engine is the latest offering from the Japanese company’s collaboration with Offroad racing legend Adam Drake. By adopting a boost bypass processing for the crankcase, the engine runs more smoothly, and making it even easier to drive. Adam Drake’s signature colour, blue anodized aluminium is applied to the cutting part of the new outer head, and two-colour anodized aluminium with new design is used to reduce weight and lower the center of gravity for improved driving performance. You can make a choice of two different carburettor restrictor, 6.5II for buggy and 7.5 mainly for truggy.

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August 9, 2022

Tamiya TB Evo.8 – Coming soon

Over five years on from the announcement of the current TB chassis offering, Tamiya has recently released some details of the up coming Evo.8 version of their popular shaft-driven 4WD touring car.  Expected to be released in November, the TB Evo. series has gained numerous fans since its inception in 2000.  Tamiya say the Evo.8 features numerous advances from the previous generation including TA08 design A-type arms and promises even further evolution of the series.

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August 9, 2022

Bok announces new ‘MIBO’ brand

Having raced around the world as the Czech Republic’s top electric touring car racer, Michal Bok is launching his own product brand called Mibo.  Responsible for bringing races like the ETS to his home country as well as organising his very own internationally successful Mibo Cup race series, Bok turned from racer to RC businessman in more recent years. After establishing Mibosport which would become Yokomo’s European distributor, Michal is now about to realise a long time ambition of having his own range of professional RC products. In collaboration with RC flight specialists Kavan, the new ‘Mibo’ brand aims to provide racers with a range products for their cars and pit table which goes hand in hand with values he believe in – sustainable quality, professional services and reasonable prices. Mibo will announce the first of their products in the coming days.

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