May 10, 2012

Traxxas Rob MacCachren Edition Slash

Desert-racing legend and Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame member Rob MacCachren has one of the longest and most storied careers in motorsports—he won his first off-road championship at just 8 years old. In his nearly 40 years of racing, Rob’s long tally of wins includes three Borg Warner Cup wins, three Governor’s Cup wins, three consecutive Pro 2WD championships (2008-2010), and ten SCORE Baja victories (five each in the Baja 500 and Baja 1000). And now, Rob’s signature Mopar/RAM Pro 2WD is the latest Traxxas Slash Race Replica model.

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December 23, 2011

Associated Slick Mist SC body

Associated have introduced the Slick Mist SC body, a completely detailed and realistic-looking replica of Robby Woods’ Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series truck. Now available for your SC10, SC10RS, or SC10 4×4, you can also get the decal sheet separately if you wish to create your own replica shell.

Source: Associated [rc10.com]


April 21, 2011

Traxxas Slash 2wd Chad Hord edition

Traxxas have announced the release of their latest replica truck, the Boss Snowplow Pro 2wd of Chad Hord. This ready to race truck is supplied with a TQ 2.4Ghz radio system and Power cell 7-cell NiMh battery. The base is the same high quality truck from Traxxas with Titan 12-Turn 550 modified motor, XL-5 waterproof electronic speed control, water-sealed receiver box and steering servo, metal gear Magnum 272 transmission and Revo-spec torque-control slipper clutch but with the familiar racing colours of Chad Hord.

Source: Traxxas [traxxas.com]


February 16, 2011

Traxxas Slash 2wd Kyle Busch edition

Traxxas have announced the release of the Kyle Busch edition Slash Pro 2WD Short-Course truck. This Ready to race truck is supplied with a TQ 2.4Ghz radio system and Power cell 7-cell NiMh battery. The base is the same high quality truck from Traxxas with Titan 12-Turn 550 modified motor, XL-5 waterproof electronic speed control, water-sealed receiver box and steering servo, metal gear Magnum 272 transmission and Revo-spec torque-control slipper clutch but with the familiar racing colours of Kyle Busch.

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January 9, 2011

Traxxas Slash Pro 2wd Jeff Kincaid edition

Traxxas have released a Jeff Kincaid replica edition of their Slash Pro 2wd short course truck. This RTR is available in various versions with the recently announced VXL being the top of the line with TQ 2.4GHz radio system with Traxxas Link, Velineon Brushless Power, Power Cell battery and charger. This Kincaid replica joins the previously available Mike Jenkins Edition, Mark Jenkins Edition, Scott Douglas/Mike Oberg Edition, Greg Adler Edition or Jerry Whelchel Edition.

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August 12, 2010

X-Factory partners with Probst Motorsports

X-Factory have announced a new partnership with Probst Motorsports of New Lenox, Illinois. X-Factory will sell replicas of the #9 E3 Spark Plugs Lucas Oil Pro-2 short course truck. The Kit will contain an SCX-60 Conversion Kit with a professionally painted Pro-Line Silverado body that exactly matches the real E3 #9 and a huge die-cut decal sheet from BC1 Graphics, graphics supplier to the real #9 truck, to complete the perfect replica. To celebrate the new partnership, Probst Motorsports will bring the #9 E3 Lucas Oil truck to the ROAR National Championship race in Joliet, Ill. for at least three days of the race. Pro driver Kevin Probst, a 35-year veteran of the short course truck circuit with over 200 wins to his credit, will attend the ROAR race for a day in person to sign autographs and meet the R/C drivers.

Source: X-Factory [xfactoryrc.com]