The 2016 April Fools Classic is completed with Team Associated’s Robbie Gillespie Jr. TQ’ing all three of the premiere classes of modified truck, buggy and 4WD buggy and nearly had the perfect weekend. But, in spite of winning truck and buggy in the first a-mains to lock down the wins from up front, it was [...]
The April Fools Classic has a long and prestigious history and this year saw attendance at an all time high with over 42 heats of racing making it one of the largest, if not the largest electric racing event in America. Check out some of the action in this quick photo gallery. Results coming up.
From PROTOform: Chevrolet®’s Corvette™ C7.R has the set the worldwide sportscar racing scene on fire since its debut, capturing the triple-crown of GTLM-class endurance racing with wins at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, 24 hours of Daytona and 12 Hours of Sebring. PROTOform brings Corvette Racing’s championship heritage to 1:8 GT Class racing with [...]
“April Fools,” but dang, this actually looks pretty cool! Get all the real (fake) details below. From Pro-Line: Pro-Line is at it again with those innovative products! Introducing the most highly advanced Short Course body ever produced: the Pro-Line Mo’ Flo! Taking inspiration from the aerodynamic prowess of the Swiss and their mouthwatering yellow cheese, [...]
Lots of plastics parts can be colored with fabric dye. The process is easy, and the results are more durable than any paint. In addition to coloring white or “natural” parts, you can make any already-colored part black. Use caution since the dying process involves boiling water, and protect all surfaces–that dye will stain anything! [...]
It’s April 1, better known as April Fools Day, also known as Your World Is Built On Lies day. Or maybe this is a real thing and it’s a total coinky-dink that Hobbico is announcing “RC Runners” today. What are the odds? Click to enlarge
From Traxxas: Every part of X-Maxx has been overbuilt for brutal performance, including the biggest, baddest steel differential gears Traxxas has ever produced. However, we have something for the enthusiast who pushes the performance envelope to the absolute edge. All-new machined, spiral cut gears are now available to give you a virtually bullet-proof drivetrain that [...]
Aw man, Stompers ruled. Back in 1980, all you needed to hit the trail with 4WD was one of these little guys and a AA battery. Low gearing gave them tons of torque, and many a couch-cushion mountain was scaled with intrepid Stompers. There was even a pulling sled set. They’re highly collectible now, of [...]