Monthly ArchiveApril, 2012



Product Announcements April 24, 2012

Thunder Power Team Driver Jörn Neumann Wins Three Euro Off-Road Racing Series Championships

Jörn Neumann Wins Three Euro Off-Road Racing Series Championships

Young, off-road racing sensation Jörn Neumann continues his winning streak by adding Three Championship wins during the third leg of the Euro Off-Road Racing Series (EOS) this past weekend in Dortmund, Germany. From the Czech Republic to Belgium and finishing in Germany, Neumann TQ’d and won all three 4WD Buggy races making a clean sweep of the series to take the overall EOS Off-Road Championship Series title. In addition, Neumann battled it out in 2WD Class against seasoned veterans to bring home his second EOS Title. His Third overall EOS Championship came in the 4WD Short Course Truck class, even with a fairly new power setup. Neumann debut his new power system for SCT in late march by winning the Cactus Classic and now the EOS with the powerful Thunder Power RC Z3R4x 550 motor.

The three-race series brings the best in off-road racing from around the world to compete for Championship titles. The third race in the series was held during Europe’s largest hobby show and attracted 180 entries and thousands of spectators. Neumann’s performance was superior to many seasoned race veterans in the EOS proven by winning three championship titles in 2WD, 4WD Buggy and 4WD Short Course Truck classes. Neumann was not the only team driver at the Dortumund, Germany race. Multi-Time, On-Road Champion Marc Rheinard shared the podium in the 2WD Buggy Class taking 2nd Place Overall and also placed in the top 10 of the overall 4WD Buggy Class with G6 Pro Race 65C batteries. In addition, Team driver Yannic Prumper placed in the top 10 of the 4WD Buggy Class with the G6 Pro Race 65C batteries and Z3R motor.

Dominating the 2012 Off-Road racing scene, Neumann backs his power and performance needs of his buggies and SCT setups with Thunder Power RC Pro Race Series Batteries. Backing the clean sweep performance of his Durango 4WD buggy is Thunder Power RC’s G6 Pro Race 5000mAh 65C (TP5000-2SPR65S) saddle packs and the G6 Pro Race 65C 3800mAh 2S (TP3800-2SPR65S) batteries in his 1/10th Scale 2WD Buggy. The Championship SCT performance at EOS Germany was backed by Thunder Power RC’s Z3R4x 550 4.0T brushless motor and RC’s G6 Pro Race 5000mAh 65C (TP5000-2SPR65S) saddle packs.

The notable overall 2nd place finish in the Short Course Truck Class of EOS was backed by Thunder Power’s Z3R4x 550 motor and Pro Race Series 65C batteries. Congratulations Jörn, we are proud to be the power behind your dominating 2012 Off-Road Racing performances.

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Thunder Power Team Driver Jörn Neumann Wins Three Euro Off-Road Racing Series Championships.

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Product Announcements April 13, 2012

Thunder Power RC Releases New Firmware for the TP1430C Lipo Charger

Thunder Power RC is always striving to improve their products. They have released a new firmware version for the TP1430C Lipo charger. Any TP1430C that has v2.4 firmware will NOT need updating, v2.4 is the current firmware version. Anyone running any other versions than v2.4 will need to install the update.

To identify which version of firmware your TP1430 has, simply turn on the charger. You will see the version of firmware your TP1430C is running, as noted on the bottom right corner of the initial screen displayed. All TP1430C chargers with a firmware version other than v2.4 will need to install the update.

 

For charger firmware updates go to ThunderPowerRC.com

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Product Announcements April 5, 2012

Thunder Power RC Drops Their Price on Select Batteries

PRICE DROP – New Lower Pricing
on Select Batteries

New lower pricing on select Thunder Power RC batteries. The 5300mAh and 6000mAh G6 Pro Race 65C batteries now have new lower MAP pricing. The price change represents a 22-27% discount from the old MAP pricing.

Effective today, for all current open orders, back orders, and future orders of the G6 Pro Race 5300mAh and 6000mAh batteries; these orders will be billed based on the new MAP pricing. The products impacted by a price change are outlined below with the new MAP price.

Item # Description New Price Old Price
TP5300-2SPR65B 5300mAh 2-Cell/2S 7.4V $99.99 $129.99
TP5300-2SPR65D 5300mAh 2-Cell/2S 7.4V $99.99 $129.99
TP5300-3SPR65D 5300mAh 3-Cell/3S 11.1V $149.99 $199.99
TP5300-4SPR65D 5300mAh 4-Cell/4S 14.8V $189.99 $259.99
TP6000-2SPR65B 6000mAh 2-Cell/2S 7.4V $109.99 $139.99

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