Saturday, September 22, 2012
SMOKEM 417MX Carbon Fiber Chassis
Following on from the successful T3MX chassis comes the release of the new 417MX chassis for the TRF417 series of electric touring cars. The 417MX is a medium flex 2.25mm thick chassis ideal for medium to high traction conditions. It has a wide tuning window which allows you to dial in your car over a range of temperature and track conditions.
Friday, September 21, 2012
P.Y.Tang tested the new ORCA TX (prototype in photo) on his Yokomo B-MAX4 II WS, powered by ORCA Vritra VC4 speedo. First test on the ORCA TX was an obvious more torque compared to the ORCA RX-series, yet providing a smooth powerful throttle feel.
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Multiple ROAR Champion Josh Cyrul Joins Team ARC
"After the decision to return to R/C racing, I spoke with Viper about looking for an electric touring car that had the best potential for solid success and results.
First ROCS or Raceworks Singapore On-Road Championships, completed its season finale on September 16, 2012. Champions of the series were congratulated at the after race driver's party sponsored by Raceworks Hobbies. Inconjunction with the ROCS, winners in the ORCA Super Stock 17.5T and ORCA Spec 17.5T will be representing Singapore to compete in the first-ever ORCA Cup Finals 2012 in Malaysia on November 25, 2012 (tentatively) which includes winners and drivers from Thailand, Singapore, Philippines and host country Malaysia.
Second race for Leonard Sim with his Hobbywing-powered ARC R10 took 2nd in the ORCA Super Stock 17.5T at the ROCS Round 6. Leonard Sim's ARC R10 was handling well throughout the race which he stated it could be better if he was able to have time to install some new option parts into his car, the seperate suspension blocks amd double joint universals. We will be seeing more of his ARC R10 in action at the upcoming races.
In the highly successful ORCA Spec 17.5T, we have seen many newcomers into racing since the event started and this class is the most competitive. The ORCA Spec 17.5T is a subsidized event by Quantum Racing and Raceworks Hobbies, where all racers uses the ORCAQ Spark ESC with ORCA RX2 17.5T Professional Brushless Motor. Title contender was between Alan Cher and Dominic Quek who has been on podium since the series started.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
ROCS which is also known as Raceworks Singapore On-Road Championships finished its 2012 season finale this past weekends at Raceworks Hobbies. In conjunction with the ORCA series, 2 winners from each of the class of ORCA Super Stock 17.5T and ORCA Spec 17.5T, would win a sponsored trip to the ORCA Cup Finals 2012 in Malaysia, tentatively on November 25, 2012.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
It was held at HOKUSEI circuit of September, 2012 7th~9th, at it is highest level National Race around the World ,all best world class Japan driver come to this race. Toshiyuki Iwamoto of Team TITAN take the 3rd place in the A Main final with BLTIZ RS4 race body.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
In the weekend of 7th and 8th of July it was our 4th Dutch national and this time in the center of the country on the track in Utrecht.Weather forecast was not so good for Sunday but the weather on Friday and Saturday was nice and warm and we could do some serious testing.
Last weekend 02 Sep , we had the German Nationals in Munster. I used Blitz Cruzer and RS4 for the whole race, performance was good. Unfortunately I made a mistake after leading the final for the first 15min. In this crash I destroyed the tire so I had no chance to fight with Eric Dankel for the victory, in the end I finished second. BLITZ RS4 race bodyshell worked very good in this track conditions.
Sunday, September 9, 2012
Multiple British champion, ETS A finalist, 2007 iic winner,2008 DHI cup winner, joins Team AME and ORCA. We at AME and ORCA are very happy and proud to have Jimmy Maddison joining forces with us to continuously expand our brand in Europe and the UK.
ORCA VRITRA VX-1 1:12 ESC Titanium
The first ever "ORCA" Competition Level 1:12 on road ESC. Used by leading Team XRAY driver Alexander Hagberg A-Main Finalist at the 2012 IFMAR 1:12 World Championships, this Ultra lightweight VX-1 together with the most linear power curve and our advanced engineering latest software V3.0, brings drivers to a new experience in todays On Road Competition in every racetrack.
Friday, September 7, 2012
For participants heading to XRAY Asia Challenge 2012 in RC Addict, Bangkok, Thailand on Sept 29-30, 2012, Quantum is proud to subsidise the price of the ORCA RX2 13.5T Professional Brushless Motor.
Thursday, September 6, 2012
R109011 - ARC Front Separate Suspension Bracket (1set) 0.5mm/1.0mm shim included
R109012 - ARC Rear Separate Suspension Bracket (1set) 0.5mm/1.0mm shim included
Available now @ Quantum! separate split suspension mount for ARC R10 to increase flex and steering.
ARC R10-W is the first 2 belt drive 1/10 200mm 1/10 Electrical Touring car in market. Tests show the lap time and handling compares favorably with a 1/10th 200mm Nitro Powered touring car.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
XRAY Comp. Front Susp. Arm 1-Hole - Graphite
Molded lightweight composite front lower suspension arm. The specially-formulated graphite composite material allows for a very light suspension arm that can withstand the rigors of high-performance racing. Fits XRAY T2, T3 cars
First leg of 2012 ORCA Race Series Philippines concluded on August 25, 2012 at JP Raceways, with over 20 entries for Modified, Super Stock Touring 13.5T and F1. It was a good successful event with organizers Ralph Lorenzo and ORCA distributor Mikey Garcia, race directing and also was busy helping everyone with the car setups and supporting ORCA ESC settings.
Register now on Rctech.net for the Grand Finale ROCS 2012 with product sponsor lucky draws from ARC, XRAY, HUDY, ORCA, HUGE R/C, BLITZ, TITAN RC AND MANY MORE...