We just had a quick driver’s meeting before we begin qualifying today. We will run 3 rounds today and 1 more tomorrow before the mains begin. What makes the qualifiying unique is that we will run 8 trucks at a time with a heads up start. As soon as the race begins you are on [...]
Practice has wrapped up for today and the doors open tomorrow at 7:00am with qualifiers starting at 9:00am. We will run 3 rocket round qualifiers tomorrow to determine the mains for Sunday. Tomorrow the manufactuer expo begins outside the track and thanks to their generous donations racers AND spectators will have the chance to win [...]
Earlier this week Reedy announced their new line of Sonic brushless motors, and at the race this weekend the Team Associated crew is rocking the new gear with much success. These motors features dual precision ball bearings, a high-strength balanced sintered rotor, and adjustable timing.
Thunder Power RC just announced these 1/8 brushless motors this week and had some on hand for racers to check out. These motors feature a ribbed, aluminum heat sink can with built-in cooling fins, a 4 pole rotor, adjustable timing, and plated copper solder tabs. Earlier this year they announced their 1/10 Z3R 540 brushless [...]
Team Associated shipped their new sway bars overnight for the factory drivers to run and sent extras for the racers to purchase as well. The track is very high grip and going through the sweeper the front passenger side wheel tends to lift off the ground, so these sway bars should help to get all [...]
Arrived at Trackside shortly after 10:00am for open practice. Racers are starting to fill the pits, and I also see that TLR is on the scene. AE, TQ Racing, and HPI were at the club race last night so with the addition of TLR it should mean some epic racing on Sunday now. If you [...]
Arrived at Trackside tonight about 9:45pm before the start of the A Mains for their club racing program. The track looks very fast and leaves little room for error. In the 2WD Mod SC class AE’s Chad Due TQ’ed and won the A Main, while over in the 4WD Mod SC class AE’s Brian Kinwald took [...]