April 16, 2021

Mon-Tech Racing Akura GT3 body shell

Having teased us just over a week ago Mon-tech Racing have today presented their new Akura GT3 for the 10th scale GT class. The new GT3 has been designed, developed and produced in house and is thus 100% ‘Made in Italy’. The mould was made with 3D drawings and CNC machining in order to obtain a very high level of accuracy in both the details and proportions of the bodyshell and, at the same time, the highest quality standards you expect from Mon-tech Racing product. The bodyshell can be installed on any 10th scale (190mm) Touring Car chassis and it is formed using top quality polycarbonate and comes with headlights stickers, window masks and wing screws.

View more images of the GT3 here

April 16, 2021

Core RC rotating car stand

New from Core RC is this rotating car stand. Offering a convenient and sturdy workstation for 1/8, 1/10 and 1/12 RC cars, trucks and buggies, it is of excellent quality with adjustable height and is free to rotate 360 deg or simply lock in position. Featuring anti slip foam pads on the top and bottom, there are also built-in holes to keep shocks handy when rebuilding.

Source: Schumacher [racing-cars.com]

April 16, 2021

Power HD SG gyro for Drifting

Power HD has introduced their new SG gyro specially developed for drift car racing. The high-voltage compatible gyro makes use of a high-quality gyro chip and PID control system, featured with end point adjustment. It reduces redundant jitter signals, with the sensitivity increased by 10% over similar grade products, with strong performance and also being cost-effective.

View more details on the SG gyro here

April 16, 2021

Hudy 48P ultra light aluminium pinion gear additions

Hudy have introduced two new additions to their line up of ultra light aluminium pinion gears. Joining the 48P line-up are 17T and 35T. The high-strength pinion gears are made from tough 7075 T6 aluminium and specially hard coated for superior strength, light weight and high durability. Extremely machined for the lowest possible rotating mass yet maintaining the necessary strength.

Source: Hudy [hudy.net]

April 15, 2021

WRC Racing GT4.1 4wd GT Nitro car

Having teased the release of their first GT chassis back in February, WRC have today released some details on the upcoming GT4.1. A fairly standard affair for the GT class, it has been in testing for a number of months with a focus of quality parts, optimised weight distribution and easy to maintain and setup. The car sports low profile big bore shocks, a super narrow radio plate as well as a highly efficient two speed gearbox.

View more images of the chassis here

April 15, 2021

Factory Team carbon fibre composite option parts

From Team Associated’s Factory Team brand is a new line of carbon fibre composite option parts for the RC10B6.3, RC10B74.1, RC10T6.2 and RC10SC6.2, including previous generation models. Impregnated with rigid and light carbon fibres inside the injection moulded materials, these Factory Team parts are the ultimate in high performance. The new parts include front gullwing suspension arms and new side rails. Look for future Factory Team releases as Team Associated plans to produce several more moulded parts in this amazing material.

View the other new items here

April 15, 2021

1up Racing perfect centre shock screws

1up Racing have released their perfect centre titanium lower shock screws. Thanks to their 3mm OD neck, these perfect centre screws do away with excess slop that causes inconsistent ride height and tweaked cars. The wide OD yet super-thin shoulder allows them to be tightened firmly against the arm. These details help ensure your car launches straight from the line time after time. Do away with excess unsprung weight, a pair including locknuts is just 1.55g. Precisely cut by CNC tooling from premium quality 6AL4V Titanium to ensure high strength and excellent appearance, they are a direct fit on many popular 1/10 Off-Road Buggies, Trucks and No-Prep Drag Cars. You won’t need to remove these crews when maintaining your car, simply remove the locknut and your shock slides right off.

Source: 1up Racing [1upracing.com]

April 14, 2021

Infinity high-spec bearings

From Creation Model, these bearings are the same high-spec bearings used by Infinity team drivers during big races such as World Championships. These precision bearings are not only super smooth but also extremely durable. Available in 12x18x4mm as a set of two or four and 8x14x4mm in a set of two.

View the 8x14x4mm bearings here