SenseHobby has just released their new ESS-ONE sound system. The new ESS-ONE builds on the popular ESS-PRO design and features a new design, easier to control volume, compact body, and weighs in at only 90 grams. In addition it receives the latest RCPLUS update which allows for various engine sounds, break effects, and turbo effects. Go fast, and sound fast!
AKA has released an innovative new online track data base app to aid in tire selection for tracks all over the world. The tire recommendations come straight from the world championship winning race team and is constantly updated. It’s easy as typing in a track name and hitting enter to see the exact tread patterns and compounds to keep you hooked up in most 1:8 and 1:10 chassis. For a walk through check out the video above, and head on over to www.raceaka.com/trackdatabase and give it a go!
Trinity has shared a first look at the all-new D8 brushless 1/8 motor line coming soon. These ‘heavy metal horsepower’ motors will be available in 1700kV, 2000kV, and 2300kV editions. Official details and release is expected soon, stay tuned!
When travelling to a new track, there is nothing worse than travelling hours and hours to show up and find your car has the worst possible setup for that particular track. Not to mention the overflowing notebooks it takes to keep track of all your setup changes, specific track setups, and notes. All of that is a thing of the past, as Dialed Setups is born! Dialed Setups is an online site and mobile app for racers of all skill levels to share their setups, tips, tricks, and more. Read more…
REDS Racing is thrilled to announce the re-signing of Elliott Boots for the 2015-2016 racing seasons. This will be Elliott’s 2nd and 3rd consecutive year with the team.
Elliott stated, “I have been very pleased with the fantastic support from Reds Racing in 2014, on and off track. The engines have been so good this year and with the personal track support from Mario and Marco which has been fantastic. Looking forward to 2015/16 with REDS Racing”
This past weekend hosted the 1/10 Electric Portuguese Championship finale. XRAY’s Miguel Matias headed into the final already claiming the 2wd buggy championship title, however, the 4wd class title was still up for grabs. The biggest threat to Matias in the championship, Bruno Coelho, was away at the IFMAR Onroad World Championships in Thailand. This made for a relatively easy win for Matias, gaining his second Portuguese 1/10 Championship title for 2014.