XRAY have introduced the new Slipper Eliminator for XB2. It a direct replacement for the slipper clutch set. The Slipper Eliminator is designed and recommended for use with stock motors to reduce rotating mass, reduce weight, and improve power transfer from motor without any power loss. With the Slipper Eliminator, motor performance is transferred directly to the car, and there is also no need for clutch & slipper adjustment. Exchanging the spur gear is then extremely very quick & easy. Set includes aluminum slipper shaft, aluminum spur gear hub, and 69T spur gear (an optional 72T spur gear is available).
The FX along with German distributor SMI Bertram Kessler are going to provide FX support & FX workshop during BIG Hamburg E.V. race on 14.-16. May. The Workshop will be held at the track on Saturday evening and the participation is FREE. Do not hesitate and come to learn how to tune and work with your FX engine. The support is available during all race in SMI support tent.
From April 27th to 30th the South American championship and FAMAR Cup, took place in the city of Medellin, Colombia. It was a tough challenge for all drivers to set the engine and clutch just right due to track being located 3,000 meters above the sea level! Wednesday was a free testing day. Testing kept on during the Thursday morning and at the end of the day the first qualification was ran. On Friday Q2 and Q3 were completed but due to the rain, the last qualification had been postponed till Saturday morning. Bregante Nicolas wins this qualification with perfect score and achieved the TQ.
In the afternoon a big storm disrupted the race for some time and the semifinals were run at muddy track. Nicolas managed to win his semifinal and get the top spot for the finals. Nicolas won the 1 hour long final and got the first South American Champion title and the FAMAR Cup.
New from 6mik come the 2016 6mik official T-shirts and zip-up hoodie. The shirts are only available in black. They feature the French brand logo on the front and the back. 4 logo colors are available: Blue, Red, Purple and Pink lined. The official zip-up hoodie is also in black and sports a 6mik logo in pink on the upper left chest and a vertical 6mik-racing.com on the right. A full 6mik logo on the back completes the look. The T-shirts are available in S to XXL sizes and the hoodie in S to XXL sizes.
The first round of the Belgian SCT Cup took place within the full scale Zolder Circuit. They have a great big track surrounded by pines, with all the circuit facilities around, it’s really a lovely place. The organization has perfectly handled what is the new record of entries for the serie. Thanks to all newcomers to come race and have fun with us. Race day has been completely dry and even sunny in the afternoon, which allowed the track to dry out from previous days rain along the day. This made tire and setup choices a bit more tricky.
Sonic Nitro Engines have announced the release of their latest engine, the Sonic SB.21-5T competition off-road engine. All components of the SB.21-5T have been made from the finest materials to ensure high durability and reliability. Equipped with a 5 ports sleeve and a CNC machined flat piston, the engine provides great power over the entire RPM range while having a very efficient fuel consumption which can be crucial in the finals. The 14mm turbo crankshaft is equipped with two high density weights to improve the overall balancing and filled with a silicone insert to reduce the inertia and improve the fuel flow. The special back plate, the optimized crankcase and the knife edged aerodynamic connecting rod help even more to reduce turbulence inside the engine. A special super lightweight cooling head ensures best heat dispersion to keep the engine temperature at a moderate level. High quality Swiss ball bearings, a dust protected front bearing, a modern composite valve carburetor and venturis in 6.5mm, 7.0mm and 8.0mm made of aluminium complete this new high competition engine.
Last weekend the opening race of the RC Mafia Off-Road Series was held at the RC Mafia track in Nowa Gadka, Poland. Several off-road categories were represented with the following results:
Reedy have introduced the Reedy Blackbox 1000Z+ Competition ESC. The Blackbox 1000Z+ is a simple-to-use, economical, and powerful ESC that features timing options for Modified class racers as well as zero-timing blinky mode for Spec class racers. Excellent throttle and brake feel, a wide range of adjustability, and robust hardware make the Blackbox 1000Z+ suitable for a variety of racing applications.
Schelle have introduced the new “Reflection” T-Shirt. It is custom screen-printed on a premium, lightweight cotton/poly blend “Next Level” shirt. The shirt material is the softest, most comfortable available. Back printing is a vertical green bar with SchelleRacing.com. Available in sizes from S to XXL (3XL available by special order by email firstname.lastname@example.org).