1/8 Offroad News

Jarno Pijpers sweeps Dutch 1/8Nitro Buggy Nats Rd1

See: SWORKz 

The first round of the Dutch 1/8th Nitro Buggy National Championship was held at the at the M.A.C.H one Helmond track over the weekend. Jarno Pijpers (SWORKz) would sweep the race, taking the overall TQ and the win from Jeffrey Halsema (Team Associated) in second and Sander Van Genechten (XRAY) in third.

2019 HNMC British GP announcement

The 2019 HNMC British GP will be held from 24th to 26th August at the Herts Nitro Model Club track. The GP will be race in 1/8 Nitro Buggy (max 110 drivers), 1/8 E-Buggy (max 15 drivers) and 1/8 Truggy (max 15 drivers). Save the date, book the trip and signup now via rcracecontrol.com or or HNMC.co.uk.

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T-Work’s tyre additive applicator brushed pen

See: T-Work’s Products

T-Work’s have introduced a tyre additive applicator brushed pen. The applicator brushed pen was designed to make traction additive application easier and offering more precision compared to the brush applicator usually used to apply the tyre sauce. The applicator brushed pen can contain up to 25ml of tyre sauce.

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T-Pro Sniper 1/8 buggy tyre coming soon

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Coming soon from T-Pro is the Sniper 1/8 buggy tyre. The Sniper is a tyre with a medium-size multi square pin tread that is usable in a variety of track conditions from loose to dusty with great forward and side bite. Detailed images and more information about the Sniper should become available very soon.

Ultimate Racing EFRA 2141 & 2142 Fast-Lock exhaust systems

See: Modelix Racing

Modelix Racing have introduced new version of the Ultimate Racing EFRA 2141 and EFRA 2142 Super Strong Fast-Lock exhaust systems. Both high-quality aluminium pipes incorporate the Fast-Lock system and the location of the pressure tap has been modified for better performance. The EFRA 2141 pipe provides a precise and linear throttle response in the low to mid RPM range with a great top end speed. This pipe set will provide great power to your engine up to the high RPM range to produce a great and easy to drive power curve. All these characteristics will provide great torque for those very demanding tracks with sharp corners and hard to clear jumps.

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Mugen Seiki Europe EFRA 2160 exhaust set

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Mugen Seiki Europe have introduced the new EFRA 2160 exhaust set for Nitro Buggies and Truggies. The MSE EFRA 2160 pipe provides impressive power performance along with a good runtime for long race distances. Developed by World Champion Robert Batlle, this new exhaust system works on every race track, under any conditions and is suitable for all common nitro engines. The set comes including the EFRA 2160 exhaust, manifold exhaust, exhaust gasket, and springs.

Oscar Navarro wins at Madrid Buggy regionals Rd3

See: Modelix Racing

The third round of the Madrid 1/8 Buggy regionals was held this past weekend at the Club Radio Control Mejorada track. Oscar Navarro (Mugen) brought home the win from Juanma Guillen (XRAY) in second and Rubén Pérez (Mugen) in third. Daniel Pariente and Alberto García rounded out the top 5.

VP-PRO RC8B3.1 CN-B3.1-CL body

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VP-PRO have introduced the new CN-B3.1-CL body for the Team Associated RC8B3.1. Made of high-quality and durable polycarbonate, the CN-B3.1-CL body features a cab forward styling which creates more downforce on the front of the body and thus provides better steering response. The CN-B3.1-CL body is also suitable with the HB Racing D819, the SWORKz S35-3 as well as the Soar 998.

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