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Traxxas Porsche!

Traxxas Porsche!

Traxxas gets around when it comes to full-size auto racing. Traxxas will be fielding the no. 73 Porsche GT3 at the world famous Watkins Glen in New York this weekend.  Horton Autosport team, sponsored by Traxxas, will make its Rolex Series debut at The Glen with Eric Foss and Patrick Lindsey at the wheel.  
Fast is fun, but slow isn’t too bad either

Fast is fun, but slow isn’t too bad either

Over the past couple of decades, RC vehicles of all kinds have become leaner, meaner, and faster.  In the 1980’s, a typical basher (such as a Tamiya Frog) would top out at around 25 mph and run for maybe 6 minutes.  In the 1990’s, average basher speeds were closer to the mid 30 mph range, […]

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SCB – Short Course Buggy…. Will it stick ?

SCB – Short Course Buggy…. Will it stick ?

With the short course truck craze having consistent growth and momentum, the newer SCB – short course buggy class is becoming more and more popular before it gets off the ground. The way I look at it is, the SCT kinda replaced the 1/10th scale stadium truck. Now, with the SCB… it’s safe to assume […]

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Traxxas TORC Series Heads To Bark River

Traxxas TORC Series Heads To Bark River

The Traxxas TORC series will be at Bark River in Bark River, Michigan this Saturday and Sunday August 13 and 14. The Bark River track is 1.5 miles long and allows for extremely high speed racing–even close to 100mph. The Traxxas PRO Light Truck class will take to the track at 2:30PM on Saturday and […]
You Can Help Our Troops

You Can Help Our Troops

We recently ran a story about a U.S. soldier’s Traxxas Stampede being used for scouting out roadside bombs and how it saved the lives of six of our troops. The positive story has quickly spread throughout the RC community and has led many to ask how they can help. We recently got the scoop about […]

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Why Your Girlfriend/Wife Hates RC

Why Your Girlfriend/Wife Hates RC

Going by the statistics and facts, RC is a male dominated hobby.  RC appeals to guys, and a handful of girls, but generally speaking (if by “generally” we mean 99%+) this hobby is filled with dudes.  Dudes who love to spend money on RC, tinker, build, wrench and race RC cars. Girls tend to enjoy […]
Come join us!

Come join us!

We are working on putting a tough truck type competition together for sometime in Sept and it will be held at RC Excitement in Fitchburg, MA. Matt Higgins has two trucks already built for the event and I have decided to build one myself. I based my truck on a Tamiya Toyota Tundra. I wanted […]

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Traxxas TORC Current Points Standings

Traxxas TORC Current Points Standings

The Traxxas TORC has had a rough go of it in terms of nasty weather that has led to the cancellation of a few rounds, but the racing and points chase is totally hot. In the PRO 4WD class, Red Bull and Traxxas sponsored Ricky Johnson leads Johnny Greaves by only seven points and Scott Douglas […]

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Everybody’s Cheating

Everybody’s Cheating

RC racing is full of cheaters. OK, is everybody really cheating? No, of course not. Are enough people cheating to make the average Joe a little skeptical or suspicious? Maybe. It’s hard to tell how many people might really be bending the rules. I’m not one to hang around the tech table to see what’s going […]
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