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 [...]
Courtney Force made her first pro run a memorable one. She ran a 4.21 second pass at 303MPH on Thursday in her Traxxas sponsored Top Fuel Funny Car. That placed her sixth in the field. Guess all of that time in the seat paid off for the young lady.
NHRA officials have announced details of the NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootout in Top Fuel and Funny Car, a program first identified last month with the announcement of Traxxas as the Official Radio Controlled Performance Products of the NHRA. The NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootouts, which are races within a race, will be conducted at the [...]
If you are racing RC at the 2012 Motorama show in Harrisburg PA, you have a chance to join us for some extra fun. RC Car Action Magazine and Horizon Hobby have teamed up for a 10 lap shootout race that consists of 10 Losi XXX-SCT RTR trucks. The race will take place on Saturday [...]
He’s been dubbed “The Driver of the Century” – and with good reason. Mario Andretti’s name has been synonymous with speed, finesse, and tenacity since his early days as a dirt-track competitor in Pennsylvania. Now a spokesman for several popular automotive brands, and a multiple Hall of Fame honoree, Mario has been loaning his knowledge [...]