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YD-2RR

Yokomo has released the first images of the new YD-2RR 1/10th Scale Drift Car. The RR design offers a new balance with the motor in the back part of the chassis. The model is based on the YD-2E-series, a low center of gravity high speed drifting chassis.

The YD-2E-series utilised a Front steering block and Front/Rear Short Lower Arm with a low friction shock and mat graphite main chassis which enables the use of any type of battery in various positions.

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Speed XS02 V8

Xtra Speed announced the new XS02 V8 313mm wheel base 1/10th Scale Crawler kit. The XS02 V8 features adjustable shock angles and adjustable steering geometry. The Axles come with protectors to protect it from obstacles on the trail, steering knuckles have been engineered to provide the largest steering angle whilst keeping enough material to be strong enough to handle anything on the trail.

Speed XS02 V8

The engine is mounted at the front of the chassis, right underneath the hood of the body: exactly the same as in the real car adding to the scale realism of this rig.

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Italy: Campionato Costruttori EP 2019

Italy – The Campionato Costruttori EP is a new championship strongly desired by the Italian manufacturers and distributors of the EP sector who have joined together to allow all racers to have fun in a healthy and constructive manner racing in an high competition context.

The first round was held last weekend at RC Gymnasium in Livorno (Tuscany) with many drivers from all over the Country.

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Classic Team Lotus 49

The Italian brand Fenix Racing presented the new Classic Team Lotus 49 body shell for their Classique Pan Car kit. The body is made utilizing the original drawings with the approval of the Classic Team Lotus, run by Colin Chapman’s son. 

The highly distinctive sleek and smooth lines were recreated with a challenging lexan mold build using both 3D cad technologies and manual craftsmanship, giving a race-worthy reproduction of the Classic Team Lotus 49.

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Protoform

Protoform teased two new High Performance RC Car bodies, the Turismo for 190mm touring car and the X-15 for on-road 1/8th Scale Racing Cars. The Turismo is an “LCG” body with a low center of gravity and high downforce to increase the grip of the model to the ground.

The X-15 it is designed to compete at the next IFMAR 1/8th IC Track World Championship, that will be held at the Steel City RC Speedway in California at the end of October.

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