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WATCH: Lego Porsche GT3 Explodes In Slow Motion

You just dropped $300 on a Lego Porsche 911 GT3 RS . What do you do with it? Display it proudly? Sure, you could do that. Or you could crash it NHSTA-style in glorious slow-mo. We wouldn’t do that, but we’re glad these guys did! Hat-tip to Jalopnik -

Model Airplane News:

Top Gun Flightline Highlights — Photos from David Hart

As we dig into all the amazing photos and data from the recent Top Gun Scale Invitational, the MAN team is now busy laying out our coverage for the September issue of MAN. Starting with our pre-event “Road to Top Gun” online sneak peek (also published in the June issue), the...

Lutzinator:

Gas Champs @ PL Test track

This past weekend I flew west to attend the ProLine Gas Champs at the ProLine Test track. Last year was a good year for me at this track as I was undefeated in the Nitro Classes at both the Gas Champs and SikCross that were held there. It’s quite interesting that AKA tires are...

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Fenix Mistral 2017 formula car kit

Fenix have introduced the 2017 variant of their Mistral 1/10th formula pan car kit. The evolution of the successful car features a new 16-ball ball differential with 1/4 inch Grade 5 titanium rear axle, triple ball bearings, thrust bearing and triple pressure springs for improved...

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VBC Racing FF17 Dynamics Edition belt-driven FWD kit

Coming from VBC Racing is the Dynamics Edition FF17 belt-driven 1/10th FWD touring car kit. Based off of the standard FF17 the DE kit features a range of option parts such as new low-profile TBBS big bore shock absorbers, suitable front and rear shock towers as well as a belt...

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Neobuggy:

LRP electronic GmbH / Official Statement

See: LRP Concerning the rumours and false information floating around, Jürgen E. Lautenbach would like to clarify as follows: LRP electronic GmbH filed for insolvency at the Local Court of Stuttgart, Germany. By decision of the Local Court of May 18 th , 2017, lawyer Dr. Philipp...

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Daniel Kobbevik wins Norwegian 1/8th Buggy opener

The first round of the Norwegian 1/8th Off-road Championship was hosted by the Honefoss RC Club this past weekend with the weather forecast promising very mixed weather. Unfortunately the forecast was right and so the event started off with rain followed by pretty heavy rain but...

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Ielasi Tuned 7T Hummer 3.5cc nitro off-road engine

Ielasi Tuned have introduced their new ITD 7T Hummer 3.5cc nitro off-road engine. The power plant features a new cooling head, ceramic rear and high-quality steel front bearings as well as a Factory Tuned 14.5mm crankshaft to further improve power output and drivability. The pre...

LiveRC:

New Flash Point RC shock and diff oil bag [VIDEO]

Adam Drake has introduced the new Flash Point RC shock and diff oil bag, and the various ways in which it can be used.

Neobuggy:

XRAY 1/8 Lexan rear wing

XRAY have introduced a super lighweight 1/8 Lexan rear wing designed for a perfect fit to XB8 and working in conjuction with the XRAY off-road bodies. The wing is produced from high-quality original Lexan material and is completely pre-cut for maximum comfort. The wing has an...

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Xray XB2D’17 1/10th 2WD buggy kit

Xray have introduced the 2017 edition of their XB2D dirt spec 2WD off-road buggy kit. Based off of the popular XB2 mid motor platform, that also includes a carpet spec kit, the buggy was specifically designed for the lower traction outdoor and indoor dirt tracks with the 201...

LiveRC:

Pros confirmed for fourth annual Big Apple Novarossi Challenge, to be broadcasted live on LiveRC

Dakotah Phend, Cole Ogden, Norwegian champion Lars Erik Mo and defending winner Adam Drake are among the stars scheduled to attend the fourth annual Big Apple Novarossi Challenge at Barnstormers RC Raceway in New York - and you'll be able to watch the action live.

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Novarossi R4-17 nitro engine conrod

Coming from Novarossi and made for the company’s 1/8th on-road engines is the new R4-17 conrod. The part was developed for Novarossi’s high-performance engine line such as the Mito35WC and using a new material greatly improves overall durability with the conrod life being nearly...

Neobuggy:

XRAY unveil XB2D 2017 buggy

XRAY have introduced their new XB2D “Dirt Edition” 2017 1/10 2WD buggy. Philosophy. “At the heart of XRAY’s philosophy is a firm commitment to perfection when it comes to engineering, design, performance and support, all made possible by state-of-the-art in-house manufacturing...

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Swiss Nitro On-road Nationals Rd2 – Report

The second round of the Swiss Nitro On-road Nationals was held at the Aigen track in changing weather conditions. The event started off on Friday with practice rounds on a sugared track but during the afternoon it started to rain. On Saturday morning the track was still wet but...

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TALK IT UP TUESDAY: Christian Lopez

LiveRC 2017-05-23T16:08:00Z

Christian Lopez, the winner of the 17.5-turn spec class at the 2015 Reedy Touring Car Race of Champions and 13.5-turn spec champion last year, chatted about his life and racing career ahead of his...