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 [...]
At the recent Monster Energy Cup held in Las Vegas, Team Associated sponsored Mark Monea won the highly coveted Best Trick contest. Mark won $40,000 with a trick called the ”The Carry On”
OK, the big T in Texas is long overdue. We all know something new is going to be announced soon–we just don’t know what or when. What do you think Traxxas’ next big release is going to be? What do you want it to be? What do think is the realistic next release from Traxxas?
As originally promised, I’m going to start featuring photo work into my weekly blog. This weeks photo… Adam Drake sequence shot form 2011 Thunder Alley Gas Championships. The track featured a very tricky hip to double to step-up which proved to be difficult for even the best drivers in the world. As you can see, [...]
Being that I’m an off-road enthusiast, every year I make it a priority to attend the Off Road EXPO in Pomona, CA. Why? It’s not all too often I get the kid in the candy store experience and this EXPO certainly fulfills that need thanks to all the vendors that show up showcasing project vehicles, new products and [...]
Pro-Line has some new rock crawler scale tools and accessories sets coming out soon and they have released some teaser pictures of them. These can be combined with the existing accessories or used on their own. Here is a brief summary of what to expect. #6072-00 Accessories Assortment #4 1:10 Truck Tool Box with 2x [...]
It’s been a while since my last rummage through the tool drawer, so I figure I’m overdue. This time around I’ve picked one of my very favorites: reinforced aluminum tape. I know that doesn’t sound very interesting or glamorous, but give it a chance and you’ll be sold. I promise. Foil tape is really only useful [...]
It is with sadness that we report that veteran professional off-road racer Rick Huseman died in a plane crash near Barstow, CA on Sunday as he returned from Monster Energy Cup in Las Vegas. Rick’s younger brother Jeff and another individual, the pilot, were also killed in the crash that was reported in the early afternoon. [...]