Hobby King on Location

HobbyKing is in the house! The guys drove this RV all the way from Joe Nall in South Carolina!

Jun 01, 2013 Comments
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RC helicopters do the Harlem Shake

Like all flashy pop songs and Internet memes, it didn’t take long for the Harlem Shake to be totally played out. The popular dance craze is 2013′s version of Gangnam Style, with thousands of videos posted online of Internet fame seekers making their own versions that, unsurprisingly, all look very similiar. And that’s what makes [...]

Apr 26, 2013 Comments
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2013 Silver State: Third Round and Final Qualifying Results

After Friday’s busy day, with two rounds of racing, Saturday morning left just one final chance to improve one’s qualifying position with a low scoring round. The magic number at this race is “11,” as the top eleven drivers qualify directly into the final to be joined by three bump-ups from the lower main event. [...]

Apr 21, 2013 Comments
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Two-Ton Turbo Diesel Hexapod

Though it’s not an car, truck, or boat, this walking hexapod robot is still technically a surface vehicle! Standing at over 9 feet tall and weighing nearly two tons, it’s also the largest of its kind anywhere in the world. Built by Micromagic systems and powered by a 2.2-liter turbo diesel, with hydraulically actuated legs [...]

Apr 12, 2013 Comments
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test for Peter

here is a blog post

Mar 21, 2013 Comments
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2013 Cactus Classic: Thursday Night Interview with Ricky Gaynor

Hobbytown USA shop manager Ricky Gaynor, talking about what it’s like for a racer to now be in charge of organizing one of the biggest and longest running events in RC:

Mar 15, 2013 Comments
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2013 Cactus Classic: Thursday Night Interview with Jason Ruona

JConcepts’ founder Jason Ruona discussing the unique track conditions, which left racers scrambling all day Thursday to adapt their cars to navigate the course:

Mar 15, 2013 Comments
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Kicking off the 27th Annual Cactus Classic

As the Scottsdale R/C Speedway celebrates the Cactus Classic’s 27th birthday, this event is older than many of the competitors that will line up on its sugar-watered, blue-grooved surface! Like always, this year’s track features a technical mix of high-speed sections, twisty infield corners, and large jumps that put an emphasis on timing and consistency. [...]

Mar 13, 2013 Comments
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