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2013 Silver State: Second Round Results

2013 Silver State: Second Round Results

It started cooling off on Friday night, and in typical Silver State fashion the track is getting rough. The racers at this year’s event are split on how to best handle the changing conditions: some are making changes to their cars in an effort to cope, while the rest are simply focusing on driving the […]
2013 Silver State: First Round Results

2013 Silver State: First Round Results

The first round of qualifying in Boulder City, NV brought with it a few surprises. With the fastest three consecutive laps from yesterday’s final practice round used to seed drivers of similar speeds together for qualifying, and the fastest heats per class running at the end of the round, the times dropped with each race […]
2013 Silver State: Practice Report

2013 Silver State: Practice Report

The 15th Annual Silver State Nitro Challenge kicked off today with two rounds of controlled practice for all classes: 40+, Open, and Expert Truck and Buggy, Open and Expert Electric Buggy, and 2WD and 4WD short course. The first practice round this morning allowed all 26 heats of drivers seven minutes of practice to learn […]
2012 Pro Truck Podium: (L to R)
Cody King (4th), Ryan Cavalieri (2nd), Jared Tebo (TQ and 1st), Taylor Peterson (3rd), Ryan Lutz (5th)

2013 Silver State Nitro Challenge

It takes just two words to describe why the Silver State Nitro Challenge has become a popular stop on the nitro off-road racing calendar over the last ten-plus years: Vegas, baby! Held for the last several years in Boulder City, just outside the land of Lost Wages, the Silver State Nitro Challenge is a favorite […]
Team Associated Qualifier Series RIVAL Monster Truck (VIDEO ADDED)

Team Associated Qualifier Series RIVAL Monster Truck (VIDEO ADDED)

Turn your backyard into your own car-crunching, ramp-flying, monster truck arena! Team Associated is proud to bring to you the Rival Monster Truck – a Ready-To-Run brushless-powered, 4WD monster truck in the Qualifier Series! The Rival comes ready to crush the competition with many high-performance features, including the XP 2.4GHz radio system, a Reedy brushless […]
Spy Shots: Avid Triad Slipper Clutch for Durango DEX210

Spy Shots: Avid Triad Slipper Clutch for Durango DEX210

AVID’s Triad Slipper Clutch has had much success since it’s recent debut and has found its way into the vehicles of RC’s top drivers. This killer slipper is now available for the Durango DEX210 and made its debut at last months running of the Cactus Classic in Arizona with much success and positive feedback from […]
Spy Shots: Exotek Carbon Fiber Chassis for Durango DEX210

Spy Shots: Exotek Carbon Fiber Chassis for Durango DEX210

I was recently able to visit Exotek’s design lair and managed to take spy shots of their soon to be released carbon fiber chassis for the Durango DEX210 1/10th scale 2wd buggy. This 2.5mm thick chassis is almost 35 grams lighter than the stock chassis. One of the features where Exotek’s out of the box thinking […]
Pro-Line’s New Releases for March 2013

Pro-Line’s New Releases for March 2013

Pro-Line Racing is constantly churning out new products for RC’ers of every kind, from hardcore racers to backyard bashers. Here’s their latest batch of new products that they released this month – leave us a comment below and tell us which are your favorites! Pre-Painted Flo-Tek Bodies for Short Course Trucks #3355-13 – Flo-Tek (Green/MotoX […]
Modified 2WD Buggy Podium

2013 Cactus Classic: Team Associated’s Ryan Maifield wins two classes!

A busy weekend of racing concluded with 63 main events on Sunday to determine champions in 12 different divisions. With the premier Modified classes competing in three-5 minute races as part of the typical Triple-A format, and the 13.5 Super Stock and 17.5 Stock races decided in a single 10-minute competition, there was a lot […]
2013 Cactus Classic: Final Round of A-Main Results

2013 Cactus Classic: Final Round of A-Main Results

Although three of the five classes had been wrapped up going into the third round of A-Main events there were still plenty of battles with implications for the overall. A cooling track surface and a slight breeze played a factor in every class, with some surprise winners in the final set of races between the […]
2013 Cactus Classic: Second Round of A-Main Results

2013 Cactus Classic: Second Round of A-Main Results

The left side of the track played the most important part in the second round of the A-Mains, with many of the competitive passes (and most costly wrecks) being set up over the uphill double leading onto the straightaway. Only three classes were decided in the second round of mains as the other first-round winners […]
2013 Cactus Classic: First Round of A-Main Results

2013 Cactus Classic: First Round of A-Main Results

The first round of Triple A-Mains confirmed what everyone suspected would happen when the 27th running of the Cactus Classic reached the heads-up portion of main events: passing opportunities were scarce, with most position changes coming with either a crash or contact between the competing cars. While some of the drivers exited the stand with […]
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