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Racing Performer Gyro V3 Debut (3/13/18) Yokomo News

New Release information (March 13, 2018)

New steering Gyro  “RPG-302 V3”

Yokomo will release new high end drift steering gyro in March 20th.

The new gyro is the Racing Performer(RP) brand family, named as RPG-302 V3.

Conventional RPG-302 was well known as its best balance in high response as well as

mild steering performance to achieve a realistic drifting angle.

And now, new model RPG-302 V3 has a new feature , Adjustable Steering End Point.

The drivers are now possible to adjust the steering limit for right and left. independently in accordance with the surface environment and track layout.

Appearance of aluminum case has also updated, now chamfered edges are anodized with red color to show its specialty at the track.

The new gyro RPG-302 V3 will be the best choice for all type of RWD car, but also suitable for AWD(4WD) car which is more less steering angle due to the mechanical restriction.

By setting up the steering end point, even the AWD car can perform the realistic drift in safety operation.

<<Main Feature>>

①           Easy on setting up End point, push the set up button while in max angle for both side

②           This RPG-302V3 is only for avail with 3ch Transceiver

③           The 3rd channel must be a trim , If it is push button style, no avail to use V3

④           Gain control is possible from the transceiver, easy to operate right and left independently

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Racing Performer Gyro V3 1/10 Drift [Yokomo] RPG-302-V3


Yokomo Releases Another YD2-EX (Ver 2) – YD2-EXII – [Yokomo News] 3/12/18

The time has come for another YD2 Variation! This new YD2-EXII is similar to the original EX, except it comes with the new steering upgrade(Variable Steering Rack). Also, the EX2 comes with the aluminum front AND rear shock towers! The original one didn’t come with both. Those who are collecting YD2’s will love to add another YD2 to their collection.

(Yokomo News)

Achieved 2 times of the victory at D1-10 World Championship in Netherland

High-end RWD chassis kit YD-2EX has enhanced its performance at low traction surface and will be released as YD-2EXII in the end of this month.

Performing high speed drifting in any type of surface condition. In meantime, Team Yokomo developed and tested Front steering block and Front/Rear Short Lower Arm in several type of surface track for the super set of YD-2E series.  Now, those new parts will be a kit standard at YD-2EXII

Another benefit of YD-2EXII is the low friction shock and mat graphite main chassis which enable to use any type of batteries released for 1/10 scale RC cars in variety position.

YD-2EX is the high-end, good balanced configured car kit for variety of the drivers in any type of surface condition.


New designed Short Lower Arm and Steering Block for YD-2 E series could perform more steering angle and wider tread!

More optimize Ackerman ratio will drive you to be more aggressive drifting performer


New designed Short type Rear Lower Arm offer the incredible traction performance.

Even at very low traction surface, the driver can easily perform a big drift angle since the driver could feel the car always under controlling by his throttle.

All size of battery for NiCad, NiMH and LiPo are possible to install on YD-2E series car kit are possible to mount on.

(2 type of battery holder, Standard and Shot, will be standard bundled )


Yokomo Announces YD-2 EX Final Version (200kits Limited)


In two consecutive years won the champion of the world, now YD-2 series is well known as one of the best RWD RC drift chassis

which has super strong potential for winning at the international levels competition.

And know the most significant model YD-2EX will be equipped with various optional items and named as YD-2EX Final Version.

This is going to be 200 kits limited in sale as final super deal.


YD-2EX Final Version is 1,000 JPY extra price than the standard one, but it will come with Aluminum Special Steering block(5,900JPY)

and Aluminum Rear A-arm Suspension set(14,800JPY) for more freedom in setting variation.


This will be a big opportunity to try and feel the excellence of full equipped RWD car kit YD-2EX.

Pre-orders are now being taken for YD-2EX Final Version, with February 28th shipping date.

This is 200 kit limited special deal final version.


Product Name :  YD-2EX Chassis kit

Product Code :   DP-YD2EXF

Customer list Price :  58,800 JPY

Barcode 639342155880

Aluminum adjustable special steering block are capable for adjusting King Pin Angle by replacing with various spacers.

Now road contact area and pressure are adjustable to control the front grip feeling in different type of surface condition.

More expert setting is the rear traction. Fine adjustment for the toe angle and vehicle width are going to be more easy because of multilink.

The upper A arm is made of high precision aluminum, mounted on aluminum shock tower, it improves the maintainability as well.

Matt Carbon graphite chassis is a kit standard at YD-2EX Final Version.

All kinds of batteries such as Ni-MH, NIMH and Lipo which is commercially available for 1/10 RC can be installed.