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Amazing GoPro Video

If you love GoPro videos, you’re going to love this. Featured in this week’s episode of The Radio Control Show, this GoPro video brings extreme footage to the next level. Filled with action footage, big air jumps, personalities, and an HPI Baja 5T, this video is one you don’t want to miss. Watch The Radio [...]

Sep 28, 2011 Comments
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Thunder Alley Gas Championships: Ty Tessman Sweeps 1/8 Nitro Expert Buggy And Truggy

Pro-Line Team Driver Ty Tessmann Sweeps at Thunder Alley Gas ChampsThis past weekend (September 24-25) marked the 3rd annual Gas Championships held at Thunder Alley RC Raceway. This year the Gas Champs attracted top drivers from around the world for some intense competition! 172 drivers battled it out in the heads up double A-Main racing [...]

Sep 28, 2011 Comments
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Making the best of a bad situation

Nobody wants to have a bad weekend, but sometimes it just happens.  You’re out at your favorite RC spot with your friends, ready to enjoy a great day with your hobby, and then something goes very wrong.  Maybe your engine decides to throw a rod, or your ESC starts belting out smoke, or your steering [...]

Sep 27, 2011 Comments
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If You Don’t Finish, You Can’t Win – Prepping your car for the mains–VIDEO

I spent last weekend racing round 7 of the JBRL electric series. A fellow racer asked me about prepping cars for the mains so I thought I would share some tips on finishing the main without mechanical failures. My electric 1/8-scale is highlighted in this video but most of the routine can be applied to [...]

Sep 27, 2011 Comments
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10 Tips For the Perfect Build

Even in this RTR age we’re in, there’s still a whole lot of building going on in RC. There are still plenty of kits and lots of hop-ups and modifications that can be done to pre-built vehicles. Wrenching is easy. Anyone one can throw a kit together and go race. And, anyone can slap some aluminum goodies [...]

Sep 27, 2011 Comments
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What is Your Dream Project Vehicle?

If you could build any project RC vehicle, what would it be and how would it be built? For me, it would be a basher. These days, race vehicles stay pretty close to box stock (I do miss the eighties when race vehicles were total project builds). The two most important attributes of my project [...]

Sep 27, 2011 Comments
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Traxxas Wins Again With NASCAR’s Kyle Busch

Last Saturday, NASCAR superstar Kyle Busch continued his winning ways in the Camping World Truck Series with another victory–his 30th. This time he started on the pole at New Hampshire International Speedway and went on to win the event in dominating fashion behind the wheel his Toyota Traxxas sponsored truck. Kyle has now won 5 out of [...]

Sep 26, 2011 Comments
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HPI RTR Bullet ST 3.0

HPI releases this new stadium truck that features a 2.4ghz radio, waterproof battery compartment, waterproof servos and rain cover for the air filter.  Read all about it in the press release below: This Bullet is a 1/10th scale stadium racing truck fitted with a powerful 4WD drivetrain and extra-powerful HPI Nitro Star G3.0 engine with [...]

Sep 24, 2011 Comments
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