JConcepts has upped the ante with the release of the new 60mm Dirt-Tech closed cell inserts. Gray in color, the new inserts are designed in conjunction with tire insert guru, Brian “Dirt” Kinwald to bring the ultimate touch and feel while providing utmost durability. The 2wd | 4wd rear and 4wd front insert has alternating shallow and deep cuts on the outside which touch off against the tire inner carcass providing a cushy response and feel. The 2wd front insert has 3 relatively deep cuts spaced across the width giving a subtle feel to front tires for precise steering control. The inside has horizontal channels cut in a 360 pattern to soak up the large impacts and help create forward bite and increase acceleration. Read more…
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The Northwest Championship Tour is an outdoor series that runs throughout the Pacific Northwest, drawing top drivers from the region and is represented by all of the top manufacturers. The series spans six events, bringing turnouts beyond 300 entries. Typical of the Great Northwest, a wide array of weather was seen during the series. Read more…
In the third round of the 2WD Spanish Championship, Carlos Pineda notched up a fantastic win to take the Spanish Championship down to the wire. Carlos put in a superb performance to take the overall TQ and win ahead of superstar Robert Battle. The pair fought hard for the overall win, but Carlos maintained a consistent pace to win legs 1 and 2. A fantastic show for Team Associated, and especially Carlos for keeping the championship fight alive heading into the final round.
Source: Team Associated
The 2014 Euro Nitro Series concluded this past weekend in Fiorano, Italy. For the new championship, the venue, the people, and the atmosphere provided what many are calling a ‘perfect ending’ to the hugely successful inaugural season of this new onroad nitro championship. ENS organizers have shared with us a video whichs capture many of the highlights, excitement, and thrill from this year’s season finale.
After a quite successful racing season in 2014, HPI Racing and HotBodies is proud to announce that UK superstar Graham Alsop has extended his contract through 2015. Graham says, “Awesome car, unbelievable reliability, and an all-round fantastic product. Can’t wait to get my hands on the new parts, roll on 2015!”
Source: HPI Racing
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XRAY has just released their new front upper arm mounts and lower suspension arms for the X10 and X12 cars, made from new hard composite material. The hard composite material makes the car more stable, and is recommended for high-traction conditions or in hot weather. Marked “R” and “H” for easy identification, and offers yet another tuning option for the luxury X10/X12 lineup.