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EFRA 1/12th Track Euros 2020: Finals Report

In the Modified class of the EFRA 1/12th Track Euros 2020, Alexander Hagberg started his quest for a seventh consecutive European championship title in his favourite class by immediately pulling a gap over Ollie Payne and then clicked off the laps unchallenged to take the leg one from Ollie with Joern Neumann having a lonely run to third.

Leg two was a repeat of leg one at the very front, with Ollie just unable to challenge Alex, the two both capable of lapping at the same speed but Alex looking a little more comfortable at 100%.

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blizzard

T celebrate the snow season Kyosho released a new video of the Blizzard 2.0. Powered by two independent side-by-side motors and with a suspension system equipped on all wheels, the Blizzard clears every challenge in its path including rocky obstacles, steep hill climbs and gravel or sand that would trap a machine with normal tires. Twin 370 motors and twin ESCs deliver forward, reverse, left/right turning and pivot (turns on the spot) .

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Schumacher- Eclipse 3 - 1_12th Circuit - Kit 1

Schumacher has released the ECLIPSE 3: a 1/12 scale mode that features a radical new look, full length carbon fibre top deck and chassis, tweak free battery mounting system and awesome centre pivot design. This model takes LMP12 racing another huge leap forward. The quality, ease of assembly and build process have also been improved, to offer excellent durability and rapid lap times.

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Tamiya: Renault 5 Turbo Rally - 1/12 scale Kit

Last month Tamiya revealed new products that are going to land of shops shelves in the next few months. Among these the is a replica of the legendary Renault 5 Turbo Rally built on the M-05Ra chassis (evolution of the front wheel drive M-05). The original was based upon the French manufacturer’s Renault 5 road model and debuted in the 1978 WRC, taking a number of victories in the early-mid 1980s.

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ITALIA body shell

This autumn is rich with R/C news, the Italian company Mon-tech Racing has just presented the new ITALIA body shell for the Pan Car GT12 1/12th Scale model car. The body is made in collaboration with Schumacher Racing and is designed to give the best possible cornering entrance thanks to the rounded lines of the very low bonnet and pronounced front splitter.

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4x4 American Pick Up

Thunder Tiger has presented the first model of their new TTRC Sport line. The truck is sold ready to run with the body replica of the 4×4 American Pick Up Truck from the video game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. The chassis uses a four-wheel drive transmission with metal front CVA shafts and rear solid axle, 4-link front and rear suspension and adjustable threaded shocks.

4x4 American Pick Up

The electronics installed on the chassis include a brushed class 380 motor, waterproof speed controller, servo, receiver and 800 mAh Li- ion battery. Below the promotional video of the model and all the features.

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Schumacher ATOM 2

At the end of September, Schumacher is going to begin the distribution of the new ATOM 2 1/12th Scale Pan Car. The all-new steel alloy chassis has a low centre of gravity, excellent for maximum cornering speeds. The all new Slide Pivot System is a low friction, bind free design that maximizes rear traction.

The ATOM 2 will be available in a carbon fibre and S2 fibre glass variant, both with the steel alloy chassis. Below, all the features and more images of the chassis.

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