The 40+ European Champion Peter Harder has confirmed he will be running with the FX team for 2014 and will be using their 5K engine. Peter had the following to say:
“I know Juraj and his focus for an absolute perfection for everything he makes and I was very interested to test the engine he has developed and produced and there was a no real surprise for me as the engine is exactly what I was expecting from him – best quality and the highest reliability of any engines I ever run. Read more…
Pro-Line have confirmed the signing of Mikael Johansson to their international team for the 2014 season. Mikael Johansson had the following to say:
“I’m very glad to join this team with all of the big names in it and to use Pro-Line’s products. After testing Pro-Line I feel very comfortable with this deal and I really looking forward to make my best to get some good results with it as well. This season I will run the European championship – and warm-up – in 1:10 and 1:8, perhaps some GP in 1:8, the World Championship in 1:8, Neo14 and Swedish Cup, Swedish nats, Nordic Championship in both 1:10 and 1:8.”
Pictured is LMR’s latest release, a rather cool carbon fibre nose cone for the Mugen MBX7. See the cone fitted below. Read more…
TLR have announced the release of their new cab-forward body for the popular 22-4 buggy. Being made available in April the pre-cut body includes a matching wing and incorporates impressive aerodynamic features.
The weekend of February 21st – 23rd marked the 6th Annual President’s Day Classic at Addiction R/C in beautiful Ogden, Utah. With a total of 220 entries and 28 heats large, Addiction R/C was staged to be the center of epic battles all weekend long. The largest classes over the weekend were stock buggy at 32 entries, 2wd Mod buggy 25 entries, and 4wd Mod buggy with also 25 entries which ran on a 5 minute triple A-main format. The rest of the classes saw single 8 minute A-main events with lower mains receiving a 5 minute treatment. Continue reading here.
GRP have announced the release of their three new 1/10th tyres which have all been specially designed to excel on carpet and astroturf tracks. Available in a hard ‘C’ and a medium ‘B’ compound, we understand that the 2WD front Buldog, 4WD front Conic and the rear 2WD/4WD Conic will hit the shelves soon.