The most anticipated offroad event of 2014 is officially under way at the 2014 IFMAR 1/8 Offroad World Championships in Messina, Italy! Drivers are going faster than ever, and things are shaping up to make for an exciting brawl for the World Championship crown! Keep up to date on the latest from the 2014 Messina Worlds with in depth coverage from our sister site NeoBuggy.net! New products, interviews, under the hood look at the pros cars, exclusives, and of course play by play race reporting!
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The young only 13 years old XRAY driver, Jarno Pijpers, has won Round 6 of the Dutch Championship! Pijpers has done an amazing job excelling in his racing abilities since his start in R/C only a few short years ago. This win secured the Dutch Hobby Class Championship for young Jarno.
Serpent has just released several new option parts for the onroad Serpent family today. For the Natrix 748, ERYX 411, and Viper 977/977-e comes all-new precision machined Titanium Nitrade coated shock shafts for smoother and consistent operation. For the Natrix 748, Serpent has released a precision machined 7075 T6 aluminum bottom servo saver lever. This lever is designed for improved stability, durability, and performance within the steering system. Each of the new option parts will be available soon.
Yokomo has just introduced the Drift Package DIB ver. RS Blue Edition, a luxurious version of the molded-plastic chassis DIB ver. RS which comes standard equipped with high-rigidity blue-anodized aluminum grade-up optional parts. The DIB ver. RS Blue Edition is based on the molded composite chassis which gives its high traction characteristics, and is distinguished by being standard equipped with high-rigidity aluminum front/rear and center aluminum bulkheads giving rise to better response and sharper drive handling. Clamp-type aluminum wheel hex hubs which allows high-precision wheel attachment which maximizes traction feeling. Furthermore, the DIB ver. RS Blue Edition is compatible with many optional parts available for the DIB series. (ESC mount excluded.) Read more…
Arrowmax RC has just released their new blue anodized 7075-T6 aluminum servo arms, designed specifically for the Yokomo B-MAX2. The new arms are designed to provide more durability, more precise steering, and aesthetic pleasure to your ride. Available in 23T, 24T, and 25T.
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ARRMA has released the latest details, capabilities, and photo proof of the all-new TYPHON BLX 6S LiPo 1/8 scale buggy in action. This beast is built for speed…lots and lots of speed. While 6S LiPo power may be slight overkill for racing, it is certainly a contender for anyone looking to blaze the bash scene with record speeds, big air, and insane stunts.
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