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2011 Short Course Showdown: VIDEO

Check out the great coverage from the 2011 Short Course Showdown

Jun 19, 2011 Comments
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Day 2 Wrap-up Of The 2nd Round of The 2011 Short Course Showdown Nationwide Series

3 rounds are in the books and the track is closed till 7:00am tomorrow morning.  Scotty Ernst kept the race program moving along at a brisk pace and the day went by very fast, especially with all the fun we were having. Tomorrow we will run 1 last qualifier before we start the mains. Our [...]

Jun 19, 2011 Comments
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2011 Short Course Showdown: Manufacturer Expo

Outside the track this weekend is the manufacturer expo which kicked off today.  Traxxas, Viper RC, JConcepts, and Spektrum are all in attendance and their company reps are showing off the latest gear. But it doesn’t stop there.  Inside located by the track are Losi, HPI, and Thunder Power RC.  If you are at the track this [...]

Jun 19, 2011 Comments
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New Product: JConcepts Manta V2 O.S.F.M. Body

Earlier this month JConcepts released their new Manta V2 O.S.F.M. Body. The term O.S.F.M. stands for “One Size Fits Most” and this new body definitely lives up to its name. This diverse body will fit 9 short course trucks such as the Traxxas Slash and Slash 4×4, Team Associated SC10 and SC10 4×4, Losi XXX-SCT and SCT-E, Kyosho [...]

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2011 Short Course Showdown: Short Course Goes Back To Its Roots

This weekend’s event features a Spec 2WD Slash class sponsored by Traxxas. In this class each driver must use a 2WD Slash and run the stock XL-5 ESC, Titan 12t 550 motor, tires and wheels. You can run any SC body, change out your servo and receiver, adjust your gearing, and only Traxxas aftermarket parts are allowed. [...]

Jun 18, 2011 Comments
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Start of Mod 2wd SC qualifier.MOV

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New Product: HPI RTR Blitz With Waterproof Electronics, 2.4ghz Radio System, And More

HPI recently announced some major updates to their popular RTR Blitz short course truck and spotted in this pits this weekend was one of these new rigs. The truck comes with an all new Skorpion body that has louvers that can be used to help to decrease the parachute effect that you get with short course [...]

Jun 18, 2011 Comments
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New Product: Viper RC 1/8 VSE Series Sensored Brushless Motors

Viper RC is at the Showdown this weekend and on display is their new 1/8 brushless motors that they just announced this week.  The new VSE line has a motor designed specifically for either a 1/8 buggy or truggy (VSE-B and VSE-T), and features a two pole sensored design, a CNC machined 6061 aluminum ribbed can for cooling, and high grade [...]

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