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RDRP B64 shock towers coming soon

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RDRP have released a photo showing the forthcoming new version of their shock towers for the Team Associated B64. The main difference to the standard version are the upper link holes, which are now in the middle between the two standard rows and so exactly above the lower hinge pin. The shock towers will be available at the end of october.

Shin Adachi joins T-Work’s

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T-Work’s have announced the signing of Japan’s Shin Adachi to their team. Yokomo’s team manager and also Serpent driver in the 1/8 class will use T-Work’s products in its vehicles. Shin has the following to say about the deal:

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Marius Kristensen teams up with Serpent

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Serpent have announced the signing of talented driver Marius Kristensen to their SPT team. The Norwegian driver gives his feedback from testing on all sort of tracks in Norway and outside. Marius cooperates effectively with designer Billy Easton, team manager Tony Evdoka and Pontus Larsson and he also helps Serpent Norway exclusive distributor Elefun as needed.

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HRC Racing Dual Star PRO charger teaser

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HRC Racing have announced that their new Dual Star PRO charger will be release in December. The charger will enlarge the current range of HRC Star charger, Star-Lite Charger and Dual-Star Charger, with a powerful dual 200W / 20A output charger in both AC and DC modes. It also features a LiHV battery mode, and a smart USB output for your smartphone or any other USB device. 

Williams & Martin win at Silverstone Winter Series Rd1

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The new 2017/18 season of the popular Silverstone Winter Series kicked off with another full entry at the fantastic Moulton College venue. With many of the UK’s top drivers in attendance the racing was fast and competitive. In the biggest 2WD class Greg Williams led home Danny McGee for a Schumacher KC 1-2, after a couple of mistakes from pole man Ellis Stafford, and William Venables made it up to 3rd, from 9th on the grid. Lee Martin secured a dominant TQ and win for Yokomo in 4WD, from James Harrold and Connor Cocker. Richard Miller won the truck class from Daniel Gardner and Russell Lee.

4wd podium here

JC Racing CAT XLS Masami 2.2inch wheels

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Coming under the Core RC banner are the JC Racing 2.2inch wheels for the CAT XLS Masami. Available in dish or 5 spoke white, these rear and front wheels allow to use modern 2.2inch tyres such as the Schumacher Dart, Minispike, Minipin or Cactus.

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Orlowski & Bayer win at Mibosport Cup Rd1

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225 drivers attended the first round of the Mibosport off-road Cup in Hrotovice, Czech republic. In 2WD Schumacher’s Michal Orlowski took the overall TQ and the win in front of two XRAY drivers, Kaja Novotny in second and Martin Bayer in third. In 4WD it was Martin who took the win from Kaja again in second and Michal in third.

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Deon Gray doubles at Fall Opening Challenge

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The Track hosted the Win At Fall Opening Challenge in Gaithersburg, Maryland. XRAY Deon Gray was able to took the overall TQ and the win in two of three classes. In 4WD Deon grabbed the win in front of Brennan Schimmel in second and Jacob Hatala in third. In 2wd Buggy A-Main Deon had some bad luck but he take his revenge in the Stadium Truck class by winning from Justin Witczak and Todd Stockslager in second and third respectively.

Stadium Truck podium here