Get the Scoop on This Year’s Biggest Race! By the RC Car Action Team In RC, world championships take place every other year and are run under the rules of IFMAR (International Federation of Model Auto Racing). There are currently six classes with world championships with three being decided each year. 2010 is a 1/8-scale [...]
Latest race news from JConcepts: For the third consecutive year, racers gathered in Winter Haven Florida for the JConcepts Halloween Bash hosted by eXtreme Hobby Zone. The weekend race found some early luck with a cold front moving in, to break up the hottest October in the states history. The Bash is one of the [...]
New from Reedy: The long-awaited Reedy 121VR-ST Competition Nitro Engine has finally arrived! Extensively track-tested by Reedy factory drivers such as Ryan Maifield, Craig Drescher, Neil Cragg, and Richard Saxton, the VR-ST incorporates state-of-the-art features in a proven package. The current 121VR engine has proven to be an economically priced, powerful race engine. The 121VR-ST [...]
New from AKA: AKA is proud to reveal the “last bullet in the clip” for our assault on the 2010 IFMAR World Championships in Pattaya, Thailand. To compliment the release of the EVO wheel and the IMPACT tire, the new soft red insert was designed to decrease the lateral deflection of the tire while at [...]
Latest race news from AKA: AKA would like to congratulate Team PowerMaster’s Mike Battaile for winning the 2010 RC Pro Series National Championship in 1:8 Pro Nitro Truggy. While PowerMaster fuel gave him the power, AKA tires are what put it to the ground. Mike used Soft GRIDIRONS to take the win. 14103SPW. AKA would [...]
In a recent episode of Cartoon Network’s Destroy Build Destroy called Big Bros vs. Little Bros, host Andrew W.K. (yes this Andrew W.K.) issued a “Setback Challenge” where the boys had to compete in an obstacle course with 2 military inspired Traxxas Slashes. The 1st leg even included them driving the truck while blindfolded!
New from Team Associated: Team Associated is proud to bring to you the RC18B2 Brushless-a 1:18 scale RTR (Ready-To-Run) electric 4WD off-road buggy! Picking up where the original RC18B2 left off, the RC18B2 Brushless comes loaded with awesome new features including the XP3-SS 3-channel 2.4GHz radio system and Reedy brushless system. The RC18B2 Brushless has [...]
Latest race news from JConcepts: This past weekend JConcepts Team Driver JP Richards attended the Halloween Race held at CRCRC. JP competed in the modified 2wd buggy and truck classes. The race was pretty well attended for a one day event with over 100 entries. Five hours of practice on Friday night gave JP the [...]