SWORKz 1/10th buggy black competition shock springs


SWORKz have introduced the new range of black compétition shock springs for their 1/10th off-road buggies. Tested by the Factory team, the black compétition shock springs will become more linear under compression for excellent feeling in a wide range of track conditions. They improve the handling over jumps and while landing and also corner speed even in bumpy conditions. The black compétition shock springs comes as pair in three different hardnesses for the front and the rear and marked for easy identification.

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AVID NB48 2.0 carbon fibre shock towers

See: AVID Racing Concepts

AVID RC have introduced the new carbon fibre shock towers for the Tekno RC NB48 2.0. The shock towers are made from 100% carbon fiber, matte finish and 2.5d cutouts for a nice look, and lightly chamfered on the front side to help avoid splitting or chipping on hard wrecks. They feature the same hole location as the standard towers while the set removes 33% of the weight from up high. The carbon fibre shock towers are available separately or as a set.

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LapMonitor waterproof transponder

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LapMonitor company have introduced a new transponder for its popular lap timing system. This new transponder is fully compatible with LapMonitor decoder and can be used to time up to 96 cars on the track. The transponder is now water resistant and weight only 5g for version with Molex connector and 7g for the version with receiver plug.

WRC SB1 Nitro Buggy kit

See: WRC Racing Team

WRC Racing Team have introduced the new SB1Nitro Buggy kit. The SB1 features a 3mm aluminium chassis with an optimised weight distribution in order to reduce unwanted chassis roll and offer a better traction in all track conditions. The adjustable suspension comes with big bore shock absorbers and use symmetric suspension components for easier spare parts management. The SB1 uses a front pivot ball style suspension allowing easy and fast adjustments to camber, toe and track width while the drivetrain sports front, center and rear steel CVD drive shafts for maximum durability. The SB1 features a 1-piece radio plate, aluminium flywheel and clutch shoes, 17mm lightweight hex wheels, and an aerodynamic body.

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RC Concept subject to a winding-up proceedings

Source: Société.com

We have just learned that the French company RC Concept has been placed in bankruptcy. Launched 5 years ago by Sébastien Chaffardon, RC Concept was based on a team made up of Reno Savoya and Lee Martin but quickly only R. Savoya will continue to represent the brand as an ambassador on the international tracks. RC Concept offered a range of electronic products and nitro products with engines based on Picco and fuel specifically formulated and produced by Labema. No information about the guarantees has been provided so far.

XRAY XB2’20 aluminium front roll center holder


XRAY have introduced a new aluminium front roll center holder for the XB2 series of buggies. The part is CNC-machined from high-quality 2mm Swiss 7075 T6 aluminum. The aluminium holder increases strength and makes the handling more precise and more forgiving and incorporates the front anti-roll bar mount.

XRAY XB2/XT2 aluminium steering arms & steering plate


XRAY have introduced new aluminium steering arms and steering plate for rearward linkage mounting for the XB2 and XT2. The aluminium steering arms generate more precise steering. They feature mounting position for the steering linkage for an additional steering setting possibility. The steering arms are CNC-machined from high-quality Swiss 7075 T6 aluminum, come black coated and available in set of 2.

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T-Work’s piston retainer clip assembly tool

See: T-Work’s Products

T-Work’s have introduced a new piston retainer clip assembly tool for .15 & .21 engines. Made to facilitate the installation of the piston pin retainer clip, the tool prevents expulsion of retainer clip during installation as well as prevents damage to the piston during the process. The tool comes in a convenient box featuring carbon fibre design and sporting T-Work’s logo.

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