Tyler Busch wins 5th Annual Spring Smack Down


Hobbytown USA hosted the 5th Annual Spring Smack Down at the Timewarp RC raceway in Lake in the Hills, Illinois with over 150 entries. In Stock 2WD Tyler Busch took the win front Tom Gwinn and Chris Gilliland, second and third respectively.

Jason Breiner wins at West Coast Challenge Series Rd1


The first round of the West Coast Challenge Series was held at the Lake Park R/C track in Lutz, Florida. Near 100 drivers attended this race. In the 4WD A-main Jason Breiner took the win in front of Ben Pinover in second and Ryan Petitt in third.

Mattia Polito wins at FastRace Trophy

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This past weekend was held the FastRace Trophy at the “Ospy Team” track in  Gussago, Northern Italy. The F1 final MLC driver Mattia Polito took the win with a huge margin of 3 laps ahead Luca Puerari in second and Leonardo Valente, who also took the TQ but was victim of bad luck at the start of the final.

Yaniv Sivan wins Israeli League E-Buggy Rd5

Round five of the Israeli 1/8 E-buggy took place at the Rishpon Racing track near Tel Aviv. After 3 rounds of qualification Yaniv Sivan took the TQ honor with 11 laps. In the A1 Yaniv Sivan on pole made small mistake at start cause him to pull back to 6th position, meanwhile Yaniv Levy from second position from the grid took the lead followed by Amit bublil. On the last mintues Yaniv Sivan managed to close the gap on the leader Yaniv Levy and pass him on the start finish line and take the win.

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6MIK new French XTR distributor

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6MIK have announced that they are the new French distributor for XTR. The range of silicone oils (in 80ml and 150ml bottles) from the growing Spanish company that already sponsors David Ronnefalk is available now.

Nicky Davies wins at ESBRC Rd1


This past weekend was held the first round of the east ESBRC at Shrewsbury, UK. In practice Ash Owen would take the fastest time. In qualifying Ash would TQ two of the three rounds taking the fastest time of the day. This would give him the TQ to start the main final on pole. In the A main final the XRAY driver would make too many mistakes before the first pit stop and despite some fast laps to get back in contention he would finish in second. Nicky Davies took the win and Kyle Boon rounded out the top 3.

Final results here

ProStar carbon kevlar sides & mud guards

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Pro Star have introduced carbon kevlar sides and mud guards for Mugen, Team Associated, SWORKz, Agama, Losi and Kyosho buggies, Truggies and Eco. These carbon kevlar parts are designed to replace your existing plastic guards. Thanks to the lightweight construction of Carbon Kevlar they are more durable and lighter than the stock parts. Available in black and yellow.

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Tasos Paparegas wins at Greek nats opener


First round of the Greek national championship took place at RC Cannibals track in Athens. Because he had small electric problems with his receiver battery, XRAY’s Tasos Paparegas started second on the grid and he will managed to won the final one lap ahead Zagorisos in second and Makropoulos in third.

Final results here