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Exclusive Coverage + Video: 2013 ROAR On-Road Fuel Nats

Exclusive Coverage + Video: 2013 ROAR On-Road Fuel Nats

Radio Operated Auto Racing, or ROAR, holds Nationals events for a variety of classes every year to determine who is fastest in the land. This past weekend, the On-road Fuel Nationals was hosted by the Greater Los Angeles R/C Racing Club (GLARCRC) featuring  the super fast 1/8th-Scale Open class, 1/8th-Scale Masters, and the 1/10th-Scale Open […]
Moving On – The Reedy Race of Champions Heads Across Town

Moving On – The Reedy Race of Champions Heads Across Town

The RC racing world was shocked to learn that West Coast RC Raceway, host of last year’s ROAR Electric Off-Road Super Nationals as well as the last three years of the resurgent Reedy International Off-Road Race of Champions, closed its doors for good on  Tuesday, August 27. WCRC was the home track of many SoCal-area […]

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When Electronics Attack

When Electronics Attack

I’m beyond spoiled to have a comfortable indoor track within a 30-minute drive from my house, and the local RC community is lucky to not only have a place to race, but an owner who listens to his customers and genuinely cares about making the most of his business. In order to make the track […]

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2nd Annual Team Associated Top Gun Shootout – Saturday Qualifying

2nd Annual Team Associated Top Gun Shootout – Saturday Qualifying

Do you have the need…for speed? You’re not the only one as racers once again brought the dogfight to Fightertown USA at this years Team Associated Top Gun Shootout. Now in its 2nd year running, this race gets its inspiration from the fact that the iconic 80’s movie, Top Gun, was filmed with in stone’s […]

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Where does your loyalty lie?

Where does your loyalty lie?

While at Petco Park for a Padres game last week, I had a moment of clarity in between bouts of yelling at the guy a few rows behind me. We weren’t so different, he and I: hot dog in hand, sipping a cold drink and enjoying America’s oldest sport, and yet despite the fact that […]
50% Off Fourth of July Sale at AirAgeStore.com

50% Off Fourth of July Sale at AirAgeStore.com

Our big 4th of July sale at AirAgeStore.com kicks off tonight at 11:59pm ET and runs until July 7, so you’ve got the full holiday weekend to get your savings on! We’re not just talking 10, 15, or 20% off–how does 50% off sound? Yep, half price for books, special issues, and plans. A few […]

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Almost done…Tamiya TXT-2 Agrios Part 3

Almost done…Tamiya TXT-2 Agrios Part 3

With the chassis side plates completed in part two, it’s time to install the transmission and assemble the axles. The transmission bolts into place with four screws, two per side, and aluminum supports brudge the side plates as well. With both chassis plates installed and the transmission in place, we’re ready to move on to the […]
The bitter disappointment of losing

The bitter disappointment of losing

Last night I performed the RC version of a soccer player’s greatest acting gig: flopping and writhing in pain in order to draw a foul when he knows that he’s been beat. You’ve seen it on TV – the forward stays onside long enough to get the lob pass from midfield, fails to outrun the […]
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