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Rapide P12G Evo

Roche RC have introduced the new Rapide P12G Evo 1/12th scale Pan Car kit. This model, designed for competitions, uses many new parts such as a new 2.5mm high grade graphite main chassis and rear bottom pod and redesigned and 7075 aluminium low centre of gravity motor mount.

Other features include 7075 aluminum adjustable floating servo mount, graphite front lower arm and plastic pivot, aluminum front lower bulkhead, bell crank steering system, graphite front bumper and urethane large foam bumper and 64 pitch (16 balls) black spur gear.

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Serpent: PR120 Pro 1/12th scale pan car kit

Serpent announced the new S120 Pro 1/12th scale pan car based on the F110 SF4. Designers wanted to create a racing car easy to work on and durable without sacrificing performance. New innovative design for the rear pod with side bearings in linear guides replacing the sidelinks.

With a traditional sidelink design, designers use long side links to have the relative roll movement between pod and chassis as linear as possible. But no matter how long the links are, there is always a longitudinal component in the roll motion.

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Bittydesign: AGATA 1/12 scale clear body

Last month Bittydesign released the AGATA body for 1/10 scale GT cars and now its the time for the 1/12 models. This project was born from the desire to offer to the RC enthusiast all over the world a body shell that could recall our origins, Emilia land of engines and dream car manufacturers. Tested for several months the product combine a stunning realistic aesthetic together with performance at the top of the class.

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EFRA 1/12th

The 2019 edition of the EFRA 1/12 scale European Championships was held at the world famous Hudy Arena, in Trencin, Slovakia. The race saw a strong field of more than 100 drivers from 15 different countries. Championship crowns were up for grabs in two classes – 6.5T Modified, and 13.5T blinky stock.

EFRA 1/12th

The race was held over 3 days. Practice started on Friday, and the track soon started to come in, with decent traction levels already. I was setting the early pace in Modified, and Michal Orlowski as well as Ollie Payne seemed to be the two strong forces in the stock class in practice.

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Watch the live streaming of the EFRA 1/12th Track Euros 2019 Finals

Thanks to our friends at RC Racing TV we can watch live the finals day of the 2019 EFRA 1/12th scale European Championship which is held at the Hudy Arena in Slovakia. With 2 European Championships in Stock and Modified up for grabs over 3 tense finals each – Stock A Finals due off at 10:05 am , 12:30 am and 14:55am while the Modified A finals will be held at 11:00, 13:30 and 15:50 (CET).

In the Modified class, Alex Hagberg is well on his way to becoming the “Michael Schumacher” of 1/12th with five titles won in five years and there aren’t many who don’t predict him to make it a 6th! Meanwhile Alex himself seems quietly confident:

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CR12 Tioga
Team Associated presented the new 1/12th Scale CR12 Tioga Trail Truck. The model arrives in Hobby Shops assembled and ready to run with Reedy electronics, XP radio control, a 850 mAh Li-Ion 7.4V 2S battery and charger.

The chassis features a four-wheel drive transmission with 3 gears, front axle CVA, rear Solid Axle, oil shoks and 4-Link metal suspension. The battery holder is made of aluminum with a belt block system.

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