For all you Tamiya DT-03 drivers out there, GPM Racing has uncovered a list of all-new option parts for your ride! The Tamiya DT-03 Neo Fighter Buggy chassis is based on the Frog, a 2WD buggy that was a popular model ever since the first R/C boom during the 1980′s. GPM Racing has been known to create some durable and reliable upgrades for other models, and it’s only fair that they share some of the pie with the Tamiya DT-03. These upgrades are designed to up your game on the track, or bashing in the backyard! The GPM Racing upgrades available for the DT-03 are numerous, and they all come in a variety of colors. Read more…
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The UK Short Course Nationals have come to a close. Reigning 4wd SC champion, Danny Conway, wrapped up yet another title in 4wd and secured his first 2wd title as well. A well-deserved finish for Conway after putting in an impressive run of 4 TQ’s, and 4 wins in the championship.
Round 2 of the Winter French Championships took place this past weekend in Tours, France. Racers were greeted with a technical, fast, and high grip track. 80 drivers were in attendance competing in the various classes. In the competitive Stock Touring division, it was Jeremy Delalondre who would bring home the gold, while XRAY’s Pierre Delorme and Steeve Favrelle finished out the podium. The premiere Modified Touring class win belonged to Maxime Favrelle, followed up by Remi Callens and Jeremy Limoges. Read more…
The Tekno RC tool product line is expanding. This dual ended tool is perfect for any application requiring a 5.5mm (M3 nut) or 7mm (M4 nut) wrench. It is compact and extremely durable so it fits in the tightest spaces and can be used to really crank on those nuts! In addition to the new tool, Tekno has released revised a-arms for the EB and NB48 buggies. These arms are exactly the same material and dimensions as the XT arms, but with added clearance for the shock spring perches. They are a direct fit on the Tekno RC EB48 and NB48 buggies.
Hot Racing has released their new ‘Pro Quality’ German Steel tip 1mm, 1.5mm and 2mm wrenches! These top quality wrenches are designed to feel sturdy, remain light, and last! Hollow handles look awesome in the pits, button caps keep you comfortable when you come up against a stubborn bolt, and the top quality German Steel tips keep you locked into even the most worn hardware. Read more…
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In just 22 days, VRC PRO received ‘green light’ from the STEAM community. This means that VRC PRO is now accepted for release on STEAM, after a total of 5200 yes-votes (70% of all votes!) and 480 comments (98% very positive). VRC Pro got accepted exceptionally quick, indicating that Steam gamers really love VRC PRO and that they have a serious interest in R/C.
STEAM is a gaming platform with over 75,000,000 active gamers from all around the world who share their common passion of computer gaming. At any time of the day over 4,000,000 STEAM members are online simultaneously playing games which are hosted on the STEAM platform. VRC Pro will soon be available on STEAM and will introduce an enormous amount of gamers to R/C racing!