The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series heads to Las Vegas this weekend! November 2, 2011 Event Name: Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Event Location: Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, NV Event Date(s): November 4, 2011 to November 6, 2011 That’s right, race fans, the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) [...]
We dropped by Hot Rod Hobbies yesterday for the “Tuesday Night Nationals” and ran into current IFMAR World Champion Cody King testing his Kyosho Inferno MP9 WC (that “WC” stands for world-champion, btw) with his pit-man and dad Paul King. With the JBRL Nitro Series Finals coming up in only a few weeks, Cody was [...]
It’s not as though we have no lighting options. So why on Earth do so many RC racers sit at the track, at night, in near-complete darkness? Is it the anti-socials who simply don’t want to be seen? Is it the conspiracy theorists who believe a competitor will steal a top secret tuning tip? [...]
The cynics among you have read the title of this blog and already thought, “not true, cheaters win all the time.” Well hold your horses there, turbo. I’m not talking about cheaters in the sense you’re likely thinking of them. I’m talking about the people who attempt to cheat the odds out of the hard [...]
Yes, the featured image for this blog is Mario Kart, and yes that is a real RC car–one I would rather play with 99 times out of 100 compared to a race-only on-road car that would require hours and hours of set up. Why? Because all of those set up hours would be spent smiling, [...]
Recently, I visited Milestone RC Raceway just outside of Ontario, California for an all-day photo shoot with RC’s “biggest” new release, the Losi 5ive-T. Although we can’t release all of the coverage for this vehicle just yet, I wanted to show you a photo I took on my cell camera. This is one of our [...]
Traxxas has several new releases at RCX Chicago, including a 2S lipo battery made specifically for Traxxas vehicles, plus a new Monster Jam truck. Traxxas’ try me track was busy all day, with a wide variety of TRX vehicles making laps including their Slash, Monster Jam trucks and Stampedes.
We had a little surprise at one of the local tracks here in So Cal last night during the Hot Rod “Tuesday Night Nationals.” Hot R0ds attracts a wide collection of pro RC drivers on a weekly basis, with Chad Bradley and Jeremy Kortz racing regularly…but last night’s [...]