1/10 Offroad News

Schumacher releases new ‘Arrows’ clothing

See: Schumacher Racing

Schumacher have introduced a range of ‘Arrows’ clothing in the form of T-Shirt, Polo Shirt, Hoody, Zipped Hoody and caps. All new clothing are made from high-quality fabrics and sport the Schumacher logo in front as well as the new ‘arrows’ logo in back. The new ‘Arrows’ caps sport a trendy look with the carefully selected cap colours and embossed traditional “arrows” logo. The new T-shirt is available in a larger range of size while the traditional Polo shirt, the traditional Hoody and zipped hoody are available in Small to XXL sizes. The heather Flatbill cap is only available in one size while the Flexfit cap is available in S/M and Large/Xtra Large.

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Muchmore appoints Joe Pillars as new USA sales manager

See: Muchmore Racing USA

Muchmore Racing International have announced that their team manager Joe Pillars will now be taking over as their USA sales manager. Joe will lead the USA sales from his home state of Oregon, where he is already stocking all popular Muchmore products making them easily accessible and available to hobby shops, tracks, and customers in the United States. Given Joe’s many years of experience and stellar reputation in the industry, he will also be handling the customer service side of things for Muchmore in the USA, as we understand this is a very important component as we continue to increase our presence. Joe stated:

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ArndtCraft 30mm X-theme fan brace

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ArndtCraft have introduced new X-theme fan brace for all 30mm fan. Cut from high-quality carbon fibre, it increases the rigidity of fan center section, through added support stiffening of the weak point in these fans (the center support legs). The X-theme fan brace can be used with or without extreme cool fan shroud and it is highly recommended for use with chassis mounted fans.

Armand Lantheaume doubles at French EP Buggy Nats Rd5

See: Aigoin Racing

Fifth round of the French 1/10 Buggy National Championship was held at the Gargenville astro-turf track last weekend. Armand Lantheaume (XRAY) would sweep both 4WD and 2WD classes. A.Lantheaume was able to take le overall TQ in both classes and also the win in 4WD and 2WD. In 4WD Thomas Anger (HB Racing) and Clément Boda (Team Associated) completed the podium while in 2WD C.Boda and François Guerbois (XRAY) rounded out the top 3.

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XRAY appoints new distributor in Poland

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XRAY have appinted RCTitan as new distributor in Poland. RCTitan will distribute the XRAY off-road products to hobby shops in Poland and will provide support and service for all XRAY customers at all major off-road races in the country.

Mibosport Cup Winter Series – Announcement

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The 2018/19 season of the popular Mibosport Cup Winter Series will kick off on the weekend of the 20th October in Hrotovice. Attracting over 400 drivers in total including the likes of Ronald Völker, Michal Orlowski, Christopher Krapp, Max Mächler, Martin Hudy, Daniel Kobbevik, David Ehrbar and Martin Bayer, last year’s series was again a great success. This year the series is run in the nine classes of Touring Car Modified, Stock LRP, Formula, 1/12 Pancar, 1/10 GT Pancar as well as 2WD Modifed, Stock and 4WD Buggy. New category is Stadium Truck. The Touring Modified and Formula classes will roll on Volante tyres, the Stock class utilises Sweep rubber while the off-road categories will run Schumacher tyres. After each race participants can look forward to big raffle from sponsors. Traditional are MIBO RC Girls at the race. As usual the on-road races will be run on the proven black ETS carpet while the off-road track is laid out with the same carpet as used at the EOS. On offroad also many new jumps. Both tracks will be also under the permanent supervision of the referees .More information about the series can be found here.

XRAY unveil XB2C 2019 2wd buggy

XRAY have introduced the highly anticipated XB2C 2019 1/10 2wd buggy.

All-new 2019:

    • All-new multi-function rear upright helps to generate more traction & increase stability
    • All-new longer rear driveshafts with 2.5mm pins for smoother operation
    • All-new rear wheel axle with safety collar, featuring XRAY’s unique multi-position driveshaft adjustment to vary driveshaft length
    • All-new longer rear camber link to accommodate all roll center alternatives
    • All-new SLP (Super Low Profile) front & rear shock towers for increased cornering speed
    • All-new SLP (Super Low Profile) front body shocks & shock shafts
    • All-new SLP (Super Low Profile) front & rear shock springs for improved ride height setting
    • All-new spur gear cover protects the body shell from the spur gear
    • All-new body gives increased speed & improved handling
    • Hard suspension blocks with 1-slot steering block extensions for improved steering characteristics
    • New rear wheels with deeper recesses for the wheel nuts
    • New greased ball-bearings for front steering blocks and rear uprights increase lifespan in dusty conditions

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ArndtCraft EB410 Extreme cool fan shroud & carbon diff brace

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ArndtCraft have introduced the new Extreme cool fan shroud and the carbon fibre differential brace for the Tekno RC EB410. The Extreme cool fan shroud offers unmatched cooling for your demanding stock class racing, as well out summer outdoor racing, were heat control can be challenging. It is specifically designed for fitment with the JConcepts body, as well as stock body. The specific carbon diff brace necessary for fan shroud mounting is included as well as necessary mounting hardware.

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