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HB Racing Black Jack Tires

HB Racing Black Jack Tires

Just announced by HB Racing are Black Jack Tires. The Black Jacks are 1/8th scale buggy tires that fit on standard sized rims. They use medium sized tread blocks along with an asymmetrical design to find traction on loose dirt surfaces. Mounting the tires one way yields more bite while mounting them the opposite direction gives your buggy less edginess. [...]

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Kyosho Audi R8 LMS KE25

Kyosho Audi R8 LMS With KE25 Engine

Go for big power with Kyosho’s upcoming Inferno GT2 Race Spec Audi R8 LMS. The latest version of the Audi comes with a huge KE25 big block engine, making it a street machine that should really fly. In addition to the big nitro burner, the Audi comes with a realistic body and a KT-331P 2.4GHz radio system. * 2 speed [...]

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Pro-Line ElectroShot VTR 4.0

Pro-Line ElectroShot VTR 4.0″ Truggy Tires

The folks over at Pro-Line Racing have announced ElectroShot VTR 4.0″ truggy tires. ElectroShots are a combination of P-L’s Electron and HoleShot tires and are suitable for racing on high traction surfaces. This hybrid bar and pin tire offers outstanding grip while having good wear characteristics. The ElectroShots are priced at $32 and will be available in two different compounds, [...]

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Serpent Viper 977-e EVO2

Serpent Viper 977-e EVO2

1/8th scale on-road cars are some crazy fast beasts, they have insane power and can corner like they are on rails. The latest full-on competition 1/8th scale on-road car to hit the market is the Serpent Viper 977-e EVO2. The 977-e EVO2 has been highly refined to increase handling and to help durability. Here are some of its highlights. * 5mm [...]

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JQRacing BLACK Edition Nitro Buggy

JQRacing BLACK Edition 1/8 Nitro Buggy

Coming soon from Joseph Quagraine and the JQ Racing crew is the Black Edition 1/8th scale nitro buggy kit. Joseph is known for having a unique take on everything, such is the announcement for the BLACK Edition buggy with the word of the day being “optimized”. In the official PR, Joseph uses the word optimized for pretty much everything, including [...]

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Tekno BLOK 21aM .21 Nitro Engine

Two New Nitro Engines From Tekno RC

Power up your 1/8th scale nitro burner with a pair of new engines from Tekno RC. First up is the BLOK 21aM (#TKR1710) buggy engine with the second being the BLOK 21aP (#TKR1711) truggy engine. Both are high-end competition engines that are priced at $469 and will start shipping in March. Here are some of their features- * 3 needle carb * DLC [...]

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XRay 2017 XB8 Buggy

XRay 2017 XB8 Nitro Buggy Kit

For all you hardcore off-road racers that have been waiting, XRay has announced full details on the 2017 edition of the XB8 Nitro Buggy Kit. Of course the 2017 version comes with a bunch of upgrades, changes that were made to help improve durability and to reduce lap times. Here are some the highlights- * Larger volume differentials * Larger 2.5mm diff [...]

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SWORKz S35-3 Nitro Buggy

SWORKz S35-3 Nitro Buggy

The folks over at SWORKz have released pictures and details on their new S35-3 nitro buggy kit. The S35-3 is the latest 1/8th race machine from SWORKz and it sports a multitude of upgrades. * New a-arms with optional carbon fiber covers * New Ackermann steering system * Optimized suspension geometry * Pro version comes standard with team option parts * New T-7075 chassis allows [...]

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ProStar RC Wing Arms

ProStar RC Wing Arms

Are you a 1/8th scale buggy driver? If so, ProStar RC has announced Front Suspension Wing Arms. The wing arms are designed to give your buggy more front downforce in high speed sections. The upper arms and wings are made from a super tough nylon and are available in a large variety of colors to fit buggies like the Mugen [...]

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HPI Savage X SS

Re-Release – HPI Racing Savage X SS Kit

Just announced by HPI Racing is the re-release of the Savage X SS Kit monster truck. The Savage X SS is a beastly nitro burning off-road machine that is legendary in bashing circles. The latest version of the Savage comes with multiple updates including all metal diffs with machine cut gears, super heavy duty drivetrain parts, and a 2.5mm twin [...]

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Kyosho INFERNO MP9 TKI4 SPEC A

Kyosho Inferno MP9 TKI4 Spec A

Just announced by the good folks over at Kyosho America is the Inferno MP9 TKI4 Spec A. The Spec A is an ARR nitro buggy that has been personally inspected by Yuichi Kanai (the car’s designer and former 1/8 world champion) to ensure a high build quality. * Built by experienced Kyosho staffers * Ride height & alignment strictly measured * Pre-cut clear [...]

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Tekno NB48.4 Nitro Buggy

Tekno NB48.4 Nitro Buggy

No, it isn’t spring quite yet, but it is never too early to start building a kit to get ready for outdoor season. Just announced by Tekno RC is the NB48.4 Nitro Buggy Kit. The NB48.4 builds upon the tried and true NB48 platform with numerous updates to make it the best nitro buggy ever from Tekno. Here are some [...]

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HB Racing D817 Buggy

HB Racing D817 Prototype Images

The much anticipated HB Racing D817 Nitro Buggy gets closer to public release with each passing day. To boost some of the hype, HB Racing has posted a series of pictures showing full details under the hood of their latest nitro warrior. Pictured is the prototype D817 buggy that the world champion David Ronnefalk will use at his next big [...]

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Thunder Tiger Bushmaster 8E Video

Video – Thunder Tiger Bushmaster 8E Buggy

New from Thunder Tiger is a high flying video for their Bushmaster 8E off-road buggy. The RTR Bushmaster 8E comes brushless powered with a 2000kV motor and a 4S capable waterproof ESC. In the video above you’ll see the Bushmaster 8E rip up a track, throw some big rooster tails, and catch some serious air. To get more details on [...]

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Agama A215T Truggy

Agama A215T Nitro Truggy

Recently announced by NEMO Racing is the Agama A215T nitro truggy. The latest Agama nitro burner has numerous upgrades for enhanced handling and durability. * 17mm big bore shocks * 3mm 7075 aluminum chassis * Heavy duty 43/10 tooth ring & pinion gears * Redesigned body * 150cc fuel tank with splash shield * DBS differential system * New hinge pin braces * Stiffer a-arms * New steering rack You [...]

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