When you get involved in this great hobby of ours there’s no doubt that you need to have a good set of tools to not only do the job right but to make wrenching on your vehicle much easier. Over the years I have been lucky enough to have some of the best tools in [...]
Throw Back Thursday, August 2002: Kyosho Mad Force, Losi XXXNT Adam Drake, Car of the Year and more…..
Let’s take a look at the year 2002 for this week’s Throw Back Thrusday. The cost of a stamp was $0.37, Kelly Clarkson won the first season of American Idol and The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers was a popular move at the theaters. Kyosho gave us a shock by releasing its first [...]
Hello everyone and welcome to my new weekly web column, Kev’s Bench. Every Friday, I’ll share sneak peaks at new projects, talk shop and RC tech, and generally sound off on the latest goings-on in our hobby. Now let’s get this ball rolling with a look back at a project from the past… One of [...]
In the May issue of Radio Control Car Action, we feature a project HPI Baja 5SC that I built for racing. It’s a pretty cool truck and you should check the issue out when it’s available. Here’s the parts list for that truck. Here you will find the parts used part numbers and prices for [...]
Associated’s Justin Barcia is on a roll this season and has won the first three races in AMA Supercross East Coast Lites Division. Three in a row gives him a comfortable 18 point lead early in the season. When Justin is between racing and training, he likes to tear it up at his home track [...]
Let’s go racing! I’ve been fond of the HPI Baja series of vehicles since the release of the Baja 5B and have since built a few Baja 5Bs and a Baja 5T. I recently reviewed the Baja 5SC and after finding out about a big race at a local track, I decided to take my [...]