The 2014 Spanish Championship has come to a close, and one team has walked away the winners; Modelix Racing. Modelix team driver, Robert Batlle, led the team to victory by winning his 9th Spanish Offroad Championship title in a row. Teammates Bryan Baldo and Oscar Baldo followed Robert to the winner’s circle taking second and third. A brilliant performance for the Mugen / Novarossi / ProCircuit / Nitrolux / Ultimate Racing equipped Modelix Racing team.
Source: Modelix Racing
Bittydesign has just released their all-new Monza-L8 body, designed for 1/8 onroad racing. The body is designed to provide efficient steering, while also providing a very easy to drive feel to your car. During testing, the body is said to have provided consistent speed, traction, and handling. The body is available in your choice of .75mm or 1mm polycarbonate material, and includes protective film, window masks, and decal sheet. The Monza-L8 is EFRA and ROAR approved.
The 1/10 GP Korea Cup took place in Milyang City this past weekend, where the Serpent race team was out in full force. Choi Naksung would take TQ in qualifying, but a race ending crash during the final would dash his hopes at winning the overall. Choi’s Serpent teammate, Kim Kiheung, would then take the lead, and drive to victory! Mugen’s Hong Kiyoung crossed the line in second, with XRAY’s Kim Wonkyung in third.
Last weekend hosted the RC1 Cup in the Czech Republic. The event was made up of both carpet onroad and offroad racing classes. In the 2wd Modified Buggy class it would be Serpent’s Michal Blahovsky who set the pace in qualifying, taking the overall TQ and fastest lap. He went on to win the final, one lap ahead of teammate Jan Kanina in second, proving Blahovsky was the man of hour in the 2wd Buggy class.
Pro-Line now has Blue Micro Fiber Pit Towels that are great to have around while working on your cars. The Micro Fiber Towels feature a printed Pro-Line logo to show off you love for all things Pro-Line. The ultra-soft fabric of the pit towels is great for cleaning your hands, face and even electronics. This soft, absorbent microfiber towel is reusable, long lasting, lightweight and quick drying. With these Micro Fiber Towels you can clean, dust and polish just about anything! Read more…
Hiro Seiko has just announced the latest in their growing lineup of lightweight screw kits today; now available for the Yokomo BD7’15. The screw kit includes your choice of all titanium screws, or a mix of titanium and aluminum screws. These kits can reduce the weight of the car as much as 18 grams. Available now.
Source: Hiro Seiko