"Promising young Kyosho America driver Taylor Peterson has announced his departure from the 'Red Army'. Speaking briefly to Taylor he expressed his gratefulness towards his former team-mates and Kyosho and is looking forward to joining O'Donnell. Taylor posted the following statement: "I would like to sincerely thank Kyosho for there support these past years.... There great people and like family to me. I would not be where I am today without the support and friendship of everyone on the team. Unfortunately I will not be racing for the K family this up coming season, I wish everyone the best of luck and look forward to hanging out with everyone at the track! Best Regards, Taylor Petersen"" [Source -neobuggy.net]
"Designed and tested by the Moore-speed design workshop, this is the ultimate nitro touring bodyshell! Meant to do just one thing: perform, you won't find a faster and more confidence-inspiring nitro racing bodyshell in shops today! With an ultra-high downforce front splitter you will get awesome front traction, while the windscreen and roof channels direct air over the high downforce rear wing. The wing features three vertical supports to eliminate flex and lost downforce, and the rear end features aerodynamic wing struts extending to the bumper, giving you ultimate aero confidence!" [Source - hbeurope.com]
"Radio Rally Club and RC-Mushroom.com are teaming up for the RC-Mushroom Cockburn Nitro Cup. This meeting will be held at the Cockburn Rotary Spring Fair, on Sunday 26th October at Manning Park, Spearwood. As well as the usual trophies up for grabs, RC-Mushroom are providing some great prizes:
1st place Buggy & Truggy - $100 rc-mushroom voucher each
2nd place Buggy & Truggy - $50 rc-mushroom voucher each
3rd place Buggy & Truggy - $50 rc-mushroom voucher each
Concours winner Buggy & Truggy - $50 rc-mushroom voucher each
Thats $500 to be given away on the day!!
Bring the whole family, as there will be plenty of sideshows at the fair to keep everyone entertained!!"
"The Team Orion Clubman Edition is a small, universal allround charger with great charging capabilities. Charge and discharge your radio, glow plug and batteries with one, compact charger! " [Source - teamorion.com]
"For serious racers conscious of weight savings, Xray’s new optional front middle shaft is CNC-machined from world-renowned HUDY Spring Steel™., and has been strategically lightened by 50% compared to the standard #335710 front middle shaft. The front middle shaft is highly wear resistant at contact points, helping to increase the lifespan of the shaft bearings. Rotating mass is reduced without sacrificing strength or durability." [Our thanks go to Xray for this news]