I believe everyone knows that HPI and Hot Bodies are facing a crisis. The giant Traxxas is negotiating the acquisition of HPI Europe. Hot Bodies (HB), which is biased towards the competition, seems to be less interested in Tr Prosc 4X4 axxas. The latest news is tha Gas Mocontrol Cars t Team Orion acquired Hot Bodies. Hobbico from the United States also had the intention to acquire HB, but the positioning of HB depends on Orion’s appetite. According to information provided by overseas counterparts, the transaction should be officially announced at the moment.
VP-Pro launches two fuel tank receiving batteries, which are straight and trapezoidal. The battery uses a high-capacity 1500mAh battery pack produced by EP, which has higher voltage output and lower internal resistance, which is suitable for matching with today’s high-torque servos.
Slash-type CORR (Championship Off Road Racing) track truck launched by Traxxas a while ago was a great success. Team Associated also refused to let it go, and plans Best Traxxas Slash 4X4 Upgrades to launch a model called SC8, which is expected to be released in September.
From Hobbico, the company launched a new servo product line called Tactic. Standard size steering gear, suitable for many types of remote control cars. Specific models include the TSX35 Sport standard servo (0.16 sec / 5.3 kg-cm), and the TSX65 digital high-pressure high-torque servo (0.13 sec / 25.7 kg-cm, metal gear). More models can be found in the picture. The Tactic series will win with a price / performance ratio.